Fried Green Tomatoes got rated 7.6.
Also Known As: Tomates verdes fritos
Tagline: The secret of life? The secret's in the sauce.
Plot: Evelyn Couch is having trouble in her marriage, and no one seems to take her seriously. While in a nursing home visiting relatives, she meets Ninny Threadgoode, an outgoing old woman, who tells her the story of Idgie Threadgoode, a young woman in 1920's Alabama. Through Idgie's inspiring life, Evelyn learns to be more assertive and builds a lasting friendship of her own with Ninny.
Description: A housewife who is unhappy with her life befriends an old lady in a nursing home and is enthralled by the tales she tells of people she used to know.
Cast and Character: Kathy Bates as Evelyn Couch / Mary Stuart Masterson as Idgie Threadgoode / Mary-Louise Parker as Ruth Jamison / Jessica Tandy as Ninny Threadgoode / Cicely Tyson as Sipsey / Chris O'Donnell as Buddy Threadgoode / Stan Shaw as Big George / Gailard Sartain as Ed Couch / Timothy Scott as Smokey Lonesome / Gary Basaraba as Grady Kilgore / Lois Smith as Mama Threadgoode / Jo Harvey Allen as Women's Awareness Teacher / Macon McCalman as Prosecutor Percy / Richard Riehle as Reverend Scroggins / Raynor Scheine as Sheriff Curtis Smoote
Directors : Jon Avnet
Genres : Drama
Languages : English
Release Date: 24 January 1992 (USA)
Runtime: 130 min
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Writers: Fannie Flagg / Fannie Flagg