DescriptionKathy Bates and Jessica Tandy star in this drama directed by Jon Avnet. The film follows the story of how Evelyn (Bates), a bored housewife, meets Ninny (Tandy), an old woman who tells stories about her home town of Whistle Stop. The stories centre around two women who ran a cafe, Idgie (Mary Stuart Masterson) and her friend Ruth (Mary-Louise Parker), whose violent husband Frank disappeared. Evelyn finds inspiration in the stories and her outlook and life improve.
Mary Stuart Masterson • Kathy Bates • Gaillard Sartain • Chris O'Donnell • Cicely Tyson • Jessica Tandy • Stan Shaw • Mary-Louise Parker • Gary Basaraba • Grace Zabriskie • Grayson Fricke • Lois Smith • Tim Scott
• Certificate: PG • Format: DVD • Number of Discs: 1 • Running Time: 124 minutes • Language: English