20 Times Idgie And Ruth Were The Perfect Couple In "Fried Green Tomatoes"

The film may have cut the original novel's romance, but the chemistry between these two women couldn't be denied.

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The 1991 Academy Award nominated film Fried Green Tomatoes is based on a novel written by Fannie Flagg.

If you haven't seen it, please stop what you are doing right now and watch it or — crazy idea — read the book.

The evidence speaks for itself:

Cue the movie montage.

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