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Idgie Threadgoode (Character)
from Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)

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Fried Green Tomatoes -- Evelyn Couch is having trouble in her marriage, and no one seems to take her seriously. While in a nursing home visiting relatives, she meets Ninny Threadgoode, an outgoing old woman, who tells her the story of Idgie Threadgoode, a young woman in 1920's Alabama. Through Idgie's inspiring life, Evelyn learns to be more assertive and builds a lasting friendship of her own with Ninny.
Fried Green Tomatoes -- 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.

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From Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
Idgie Threadgoode: You're never gonna jump, are you?
Ruth: Don't you ever say never to me.
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