PG-13 | | Drama
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.
The red "Valdosta" courthouse is actually the Pike County Courthouse in Zebulon, GA.
A heart can be broken, but it will keep beating just the same.
At film end as camera starts pan across Café front, first hanging 'tin' sign is for 2 liter soda 89c. Liters didn't come into U.S. sales until PepsiCo introduced the first two liter sized soft drink bottle in 1970, likely long after Whistle Stop decline.
In the TV version, Idgie watches Ruth teaching Sunday school before taking her to her birthday party at the saloon.