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Fried green tomatoes

Author: Kathy BatesJessica TandyMary Stuart MastersonMary-Louise ParkerCicely TysonAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Home Video, [1998]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Sociological films and programs
Features
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Kathy Bates; Jessica Tandy; Mary Stuart Masterson; Mary-Louise Parker; Cicely Tyson; Jon Avnet; Fannie Flagg; Universal Pictures (Firm); Act III Communications.; Electric Shadow Productions.
ISBN: 0783200447 9780783200446
OCLC Number: 40866151
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Includes versions dubbed in French or Spanish and subtitles in French or Spanish.
Based upon the novel Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1991.
Rated PG-13.
Credits: Music, Thomas Newman ; costume designer, Elizabeth McBride ; co-producer, Ric Rondell ; editor, Debra Neil ; production designer, Barbara Ling ; director of photography, Geoffrey Simpson ; executive producers, Norman Lear and Andrew Meyer.
Cast: Kathy Bates, Jessica Tandy, Mary Stuart Masterson, Mary-Louise Parker, Cicely Tyson.
Description: 1 videodisc (137 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Dolby surround stereo.
Responsibility: Universal Pictures and Act III Communications present in association with Electric Shadow Productions an Avnet/Kerner production ; screenplay, Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski ; producers, Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner ; director, Jon Avnet.

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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.

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