Gilbert is the head of a very dysfunctional family, with a retarded brother and a mother who hasn't left the house in years, because she weighs over 500 pounds. However, his life takes a turn for the better when Amy comes to town, and he falls in love.
|Series||Widescreen DVD collection.|
|Publisher|| Hollywood, Calif. :Paramount,2001
|Other Titles|| What's eating Gilbert Grape?
Reilly, John C., 1965-
Hedges, Peter. What's eating Gilbert Grape?
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Johnny Depp, Juliette Lewis, Mary Steenburgen, Leonardo DiCaprio, Darlene Cates, Laura Harrington, Mary Kate Schellhardt, John C. Reilly, Crispin Glover, Kevin Tighe.
Music, Alan Parker and Bjorn Isfält ; editor, Andrew Mondshein ; director of photography, Sven Nykvist ; executive producers, Lasse Hallström and Alan C. Blomquist.
MPAA rating: PG-13.
English language soundtrack (5.1 surround or Dolby surround) with optional subtitles in English.
Widescreen version enhanced for 16:9 TVs.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1993.
Based on the novel by Peter Hedges.
Special features include: interactive menus ; scene selection ; theatrical trailer.
1 videodisc (117 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.