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Fried Green Tomatoes [1991 film] by Jon…

Fried Green Tomatoes [1991 film]

by Jon Avnet (Director), Jon Avnet, Fannie Flagg (Screenwriter), Carol Sobieski (Screenwriter)

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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.

Director: Jon Avnet
Writers: Fannie Flagg (novel), Fannie Flagg (screenplay), and 1 more
Stars: Kathy Bates, Jessica Tandy and Mary Stuart Masterson
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Avnet, JonDirectorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Avnet, Jonmain authorall editionsconfirmed
Flagg, FannieScreenwritermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Sobieski, CarolScreenwritermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Bates, Kathysecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Masterson, Mary Stuartsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Parker, Mary-Louisesecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Tandy, Jessicasecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Tyson, Cicelysecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Based on the novel "Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe" by Fannie Flagg
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A chance encounter in a nursing home leads to an unexpected friendship between a dowdy housewife and a spry octagenarian who tells her the story of a fiercely independent woman half a century ago, inspiring the housewife to change her life, often with hilarious results.… (more)

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