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Movie Facts

Status: Released

Runtime: 130

Budget: $0

Revenue: $80,100,000

Language: en

Webpage: -

Release Info

  • 1991-12-27

  • 1992-03-13

  • 1992-09-03

Plot Keywords

Alternative Titles

  • Pomodori verdi fritti alla fermata del treno
  • Stekta gröna tomater
  • Sült zöld paradicsom
  • Grüne Tomaten
  • Tomates Verdes Fritos
  • Tomates Verdes Fritos
  • Stegte Grønne Tomater
  • Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe
  • Smazone zielone pomidory
  • Stekte grønne tomater
Content Score: 100

7.1/10 (47 votes)


Amidst her own personality crisis, southern housewife Evelyn Couch meets Ninny, an outgoing old woman who tells her the story of Idgie Threadgoode and Ruth Jamison, two young women who experienced hardships and love in Whistle Stop, Alabama in the 1920s.


The secret of life? The secret's in the sauce.


Director: Jon Avnet
Writers: ,

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Kathy Bates

Kathy Bates
as Evelyn Couch

Mary-Louise Parker

Mary-Louise Parker
as Ruth Jamison

Jessica Tandy

Jessica Tandy
as Ninny Threadgoode

Cicely Tyson

Cicely Tyson
as Sipsey

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