Fried Green Tomatoes at Whistle Stop Cafe: Novel vs. Movie “I may be sitting at the Rose Terrace Nursing Home, but in my mind I’m over at the Whistle Stop Cafe having a plate of Fried Green Tomatoes” (Flagg ). Both the novel and the movie received a number of great reviews and honors. However, the two vary greatly in content.
This is a touching story which maintains a very realistic balance. It is a story of life, friends, death, and inspiration. The characters are amiable and witty, and the setting possesses a.