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Gilbert Grape - Irgendwo in Iowa (1993)  link to Gilbert Grape - Irgendwo in Iowa on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Nummer: 524

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7,8/10 (187288 Stimmen)

Originaltitel: What's Eating Gilbert Grape

Land: USA, 118 Minuten

Filmsprachen: Englisch

Genre: Drama

Regisseur: Lasse Hallström

What's Eating Gibert Grape is a beautifully shot movie of tenderness, caring and self-awareness that is set amongst the fictional working class one street town Endora. Centred around the Grape family Ellen and Amy and their two brothers Arnie and Gilbert, who, along with their morbidly obese widowed mother Bonnie Grape are striving to survive and coexist with the absence of a father figure, low wage work and seventeen-year-old Arnie's severe mental condition. It is in this awkward and extremely one sided affair that the unfortunate Gilbert has to constantly, while working for the town's slowly dying convenience store, take care of his younger brother Arnie. Gilbert's life, his future, is thwarted he knows this, but it is in this guardian angel that his love and bond for Arnie cannot, and will not, be let go. That is until the free spirit of Becky arrives in town, and with her grandmother are stranded for the week while waiting for parts for their vehicle. This realization unties new ...


Johnny Depp Gilbert Grape
Leonardo DiCaprio Arnie Grape

Medium: Unbekannt,

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Seitenformat: 1.85:1