How to Make an American Quilt Movie Information

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Overall Rank: 6121

Average Rating: 2.6/4

# of Ratings: 28

Theatrical Release Date: 10/06/1995

Language: English

Genre: Drama, Romance

MPAA Rating: PG-13

Director: Jocelyn Moorhouse

Actors: Winona Ryder, Anne Bancroft, Ellen Burstyn, Kate Nelligan, Alfre Woodard, Kate Capshaw

Plot: A young woman tries to decide between marriage or freedom based on the stories some women tell her while making her wedding quilt.

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Tia Maria
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How To Make An American Quilt

Tia Maria - wrote on 07/07/2008

This movie is about a 26 year old college student, Finn (Winona Ryder), who is engaged to get married. But she still wonders: did God make for us to spend the whole of our lives with only one person? Then its summer, and she goes and stays at her grandmothers for the summer, as she has since she was young. Her grandmother is apart of a a group called the Quilting Bee, meaning a group of her friends meet at her house every so often, and they quilt. So that summer, they begin working on a marriage quilt for Finn. Each woman includes their own little picture on it, symbolizing their young loves. Each of the woman's stories help Finn decide whether Sam (her fiancee) is truly 'the one'.

This is the best movie I have watched for a longgg time. Just the fact that their are all these old …

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