Fried Green Tomatoes quotes

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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
Writer: Fannie Flagg (novel), Fannie Flagg (screenplay), Carol Sobieski (screenplay)
Production: Universal Pictures
Genre: drama
Year: 1991
MetaScore: 64/100
ImdbRating: 7.7
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 24 Jan 1992
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 6 wins & 12 nominations.

51 Clips & Quotes

What are you  doing - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:32 What are you doing A heart can be broken - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:19 A heart can be broken It's all right - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:26 It's all right Big ol' ox like Grady won't sit next to a colored child - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:35 Big ol' ox like Grady won't sit next to a colored child Righter of Wrongs - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:22 Righter of Wrongs Secret's in the sauce - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:11 Secret's in the sauce Best friends - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:17 Best friends If that judge had looked any closer - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:31 If that judge had looked any closer There this this lake - Fried Green Tomatoes 01:21 There this this lake I can't even look at my own vagina - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:22 I can't even look at my own vagina Answer the question Mrs - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:31 Answer the question Mrs Now is a time for courage - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:40 Now is a time for courage Things I want to say to you - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:33 Things I want to say to you I just don't know WHY she insists on calling him Stump - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:44 I just don't know WHY she insists on calling him Stump I'm worried about my little friend Evelyn - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:48 I'm worried about my little friend Evelyn After Ruth died and the railroad stopped runnin' - Fried Green Tomatoes 01:13 After Ruth died and the railroad stopped runnin' Hello there - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:41 Hello there Don't you ever say never to me - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:13 Don't you ever say never to me What the hell's this - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:34 What the hell's this My daddy always used to say there was a separate god for children - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:20 My daddy always used to say there was a separate god for... I have to say - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:19 I have to say I don't know what's worse - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:15 I don't know what's worse Threadgood - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:57 Threadgood Like I said - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:19 Like I said Idgie Threadgoode - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:23 Idgie Threadgoode Of course that's a contradiction in terms - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:29 Of course that's a contradiction in terms We're going home - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:33 We're going home Aunt Idgie - Fried Green Tomatoes 01:01 Aunt Idgie That's all - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:56 That's all When we think of romance and marriage - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:25 When we think of romance and marriage It's an obituary - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:44 It's an obituary I never get mad - Fried Green Tomatoes 02:05 I never get mad Come on down - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:17 Come on down Unconditionally - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:27 Unconditionally That's right - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:17 That's right Somebody stole my house - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:14 Somebody stole my house That frying pan did more than fry chicken that night - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:18 That frying pan did more than fry chicken that night What if God made a mistake - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:28 What if God made a mistake I wouldn't be afraid of death if I was you - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:26 I wouldn't be afraid of death if I was you Idgie was a character - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:39 Idgie was a character Idgie's alive - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:37 Idgie's alive Threadgoode - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:18 Threadgoode Aunt Vesta - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:22 Aunt Vesta This doesn't have anything to do with trains - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:16 This doesn't have anything to do with trains And you've slimmed down quite a bit these last few weeks - Fried Green Tomatoes 01:21 And you've slimmed down quite a bit these last few weeks I'm tellin' you - Fried Green Tomatoes 01:21 I'm tellin' you What did you call me - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:49 What did you call me Did you know they took my gallbladder out - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:31 Did you know they took my gallbladder out You git yourself some hormones - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:13 You git yourself some hormones Did you hear that - Fried Green Tomatoes 00:18 Did you hear that Imogene Louise Threadgoode - Fried Green Tomatoes 01:26 Imogene Louise Threadgoode

Cast

Evelyn Couch - Kathy Bates
Idgie Threadgoode - Mary Stuart Masterson
Ruth Jamison - Mary-Louise Parker
Ninny Threadgoode - Jessica Tandy
Sipsey - Cicely Tyson
Buddy Threadgoode - Chris O'Donnell
Big George - Stan Shaw
Ed Couch - Gailard Sartain
Smokey Lonesome - Timothy Scott
Grady Kilgore - Gary Basaraba
Mama Threadgoode - Lois Smith
Women's Awareness Teacher - Jo Harvey Allen
Prosecutor Percy - Macon McCalman
Reverend Scroggins - Richard Riehle
Sheriff Curtis Smoote - Raynor Scheine
Eva Bates - Grace Zabriskie
Young Julian Threadgoode - Reid Binion
Leona Threadgoode - Afton Smith
Papa Threadgoode - Danny Nelson
Little Idgie Threadgoode - Nancy Moore Atchison
Frank Bennett - Nick Searcy
Older Julian Threadgoode - Haynes Brooke
Ruth's Mother - Ginny Parker
Boy at Supermarket - Tres Holton
KKK Man - Wallace Merck
Hooded Man - David Dwyer
Young Naughty Bird - Lashondra Phillips
Beetle Girl #1 - Kathy Larson
Beetle Girl #2 - Missy Wolff
Buddy Threadgoode Jr. - Grayson Fricke
Older Naughty Bird - Enjolik Oree
Peggy Hadley - Genevieve Fisher
Judge - Tom Even
Defense Attorney - Bob Hannah
Bailiff - Ted Manson
Nurse - Suzi Bass
Gas Station Attendant - Paul Armbruster
Wedding Guest - Jacob Avnet
Wingo, Man at BBQ - Michael Burgess
College Buddy - Todd Eller
College Dean - Bill Ewin
Teacher - Fannie Flagg
School Girl - Shelby Hofer
Shantytown Male - Barry Hopkins
Choir Member - Teretha G. Houston
Orderly - James Mayberry
Threadgood Cousin - Shannon McCrory
Bailiff - Bob Penny
Mr. Dunaway - Leonard Shinew
Young Cleo - Drew Wilkins
Gospel Singer - Marion Williams