Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)

Jan 24, 1992 | Drama, General Film

Director: Jon Avnet

Writer(s): Fannie Flagg (novel and screenplay); Carol Sobieski (screenplay)

Starring: Kathy Bates, Mary Stuart Masterson, Mary-Louise Parker, Jessica Tandy, Cicely Tyson, Chris O’Donnell, Stan Shaw, Gailard Sartain, Timothy Scott, Gary Basaraba, Lois Smith, Jo Harvey Allen, Macon McCalman, Richard Riehle, Raynor Scheine, Grace Zabriskie, Reid Binion, Afton Smith, Danny Nelson, Nancy Moore Atchison, Constance Shulman, Nick Searcy, Haynes Brooke, Ginny Parker, Tres Holton, Ronald McCall, Wallace Merck, David Dwyer, Lashondra Phillips, Kathy Larson, Missy Wolff, LaTanya Richardson Jackson, Grayson Fricke, Enjolik Oree, Genevieve Fisher, Tom Even, Bob Hannah, Ted Manson, Carol Mitchell-Leon, Evan Lockwood, Suzi Bass, Paul Armbruster, Jacob Avnet, Michael Burgess, Todd Eller, Bill Ewin, Fannie Flagg, Shelby Hofer, Barry Hopkins, Teretha G. Houston, James Mayberry, Shannon McCrory, Bob Penny, Leonard Shinew, Drew Wilkins, Marion Williams

Synopsis: 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.

Release Date: January 24, 1992 (USA) | Length: 130 min | Genre: Drama | Certificate: PG-13

Note: I need to watch the film again to better identify people. I wasn’t able to identify Lashondra Phillips, Drew Wilkins or James Mayberry.