Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe

  |  Book Tickets: 22/08/2010
  |  Buy to Own: 27/06/1993
  |  Watch Now: 20/08/2015
  |  124 min
Rated PG by the BBFC


Kathy 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 café, 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.