Fried Green Tomatoes (Movie)

In this timeline, months correspond to chapters in the movie

Main

Lost in Whistle Stop

3/1/2011

Ed and Evelyn got lost and found a small abandoned town called "Whistle Stop"

Calls Nursing Home

3/8/2011

Ed calls nursing home to tell them they are lost and will be late

Hears Train

3/13/2011

Evelyn imagines a train going by on the train tracks

Sees Menu

3/18/2011

She shes the food menu for the Whistle Stop Cafe while she eats a candy bar

Gets blamed

3/25/2011

Ed blames Evelyn and says she has a negative sense of direction for giving him the room directions form the map

Pitch a Fit

3/31/2011

Aunt V is unhappy to see Ed and Evelyn and throws food at them

Meets "Ninny"

4/1/2011

Evelyn meets Ninny in the recreation room of the Nursing home

Just visiting

4/15/2011

Ninny, although clearly living there, insists she is just visiting her friend in the nursing home

Ring a Bell?

5/1/2011

Ninny asks Evelyn if she has ever heard of Idgie Threadgood?

Sit back and Relax

5/4/2011

Ninny beings to tell her story by starting off with the murder of Frank Bennet

The Great War

5/9/2011

The First World War from 1914-1918 had just ended

Wedding Day

5/15/2011

We start our flashback about Idgie and Buddy on the Wedding Day of their sister

Practically Adopted

5/18/2011

Idgie is not bilogically from this family but she was basically adopted by them

Buddy's Pet

5/22/2011

Idgie was Buddy's favorite relative

Every Last Nickel

5/24/2011

The older daughter complains about Idgie and he rmother tells her not too upset her father who has spent all his money on this wedding

Firing Squad

5/26/2011

Buddy tells Idgie it is safe to come downstairs and that no one will bother her

Monkey

5/28/2011

Idgie's brother or cousin make sfun of her and calls her a monkey

Take it Back

5/31/2011

Idgie attacks the boy and demands that he "take back" his insult

Shrieking

6/1/2011

The older older sister screams in a high voice after Idgie and the boy fight on the floor

Up A tree

6/9/2011

Idgie climls into her tree house after the fight and refuses to wear a dress or attend the wedding

Oysters

6/16/2011

Buddy tells Idgie a story about oysters intended to let her know that God made her special

Matrimony

6/23/2011

Idgie attends the wedding dressed as a tomboy

Generosity

7/1/2011

At eh wedding reception the mother thanks everyone who helped prepare the food

Rascal

7/9/2011

Sipsey scolds Idgie for stealing food

Crush

7/17/2011

Idgie tells us how she had a huge crush on Buddy at that time

Flirt

7/23/2011

We find out Buddy was a huge flirt with all the ladies but was only in love with Ruth

Flocks of Ducks

7/30/2011

Budy tells his joke about how a flock of ducks flew away with a lake