PG | | Drama
An old Jewish woman and her African-American chauffeur in the American South have a relationship that grows and improves over the years.
In the scene where Ms. Daisy and Hoke stop to eat while riding to Mobile AL, Ms Daisy talks about the first time she went to Alabama in 1888 and she was 12 yrs old. The movie ends in 1973, when she is 97 years old.
Hello, Mr. Werthan? Yeah, it's me. Guess where I'm at? I jus' finished drivin' yo mama to da store.
Hoke Colburn: Oh, yeah, she flap around some, but she's all right, she in da store. Oh, Lord, she jus' looked out da window an' seen me on da phone... prob'ly ...
Hoke Colburn: ...
In one of the scenes where Hoke is driving Miss Daisy through her Atlanta neighborhood, if you look out the car window, you will see a 1980's Chrysler/Dodge minivan parked at a home in the background. There were no 80's minivans around in the era of the film.
$73,745 (USA) (17 December 1989)
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