What's Eating Gilbert Grape
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1993
Director: Lasse Hallström
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 097363-295549
Running time: 1:58 (118 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: November 27, 2001
Collection type: Owned (#1471)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 15, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 8 / 10
Review (video): 6 / 10
Overview
Johnny Depp plays Gilbert and Juliette Lewis is the girl who turns his life around in this flawless blend of comedy and drama that includes Leonardo DiCaprio's stunning, Oscar®-nominated* performance as Gilbert's mentally impaired younger brother. Newcomer Darlene Cates (as Momma) and Mary Steenburgen (as a housewife who wants Gilbert all to herself) co-star in "one of the most real, honest and unusual pictures of the year" (Bill Diehl, ABC RadioNetwork).

*1993, Best Supporting Actor
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Genres
Drama
Romance
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Paramount Pictures
Media Companies:
 • Paramount Home Video
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
English  Dolby Digital Surround
Subtitles
English
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Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Closed Captioned
Crew
Direction
Lasse Hallström....Director
Writing
Peter Hedges....Original Material By
Peter Hedges....Screenwriter
Production
Lasse Hallström....Executive Producer
Alan C. Blomquist....Executive Producer
Bertil Ohlsson....Producer
David Matalon....Producer
Meir Teper....Producer
Cinematography
Sven Nykvist....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Andrew Mondshein....Film Editor
Music
Alan Parker....Composer
Björn Isfält....Composer
Sound
David Brownlow....Production Sound Mixer
Michael Kirchberger....Supervising Sound Editor
Lee Dichter....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Reneé Ehrlich Kalfus....Costume Designer
Bernt Capra....Production Designer
John Myhre....Art Director
Howard Jensen....Visual Effects
Kathleen Kiatta....Costume Designer
Patty York....Make-up Artist
Cast
Johnny Depp....Gilbert Grape
Leonardo DiCaprio....Arnie Grape
Juliette Lewis....Becky
Mary Steenburgen....Betty Carver
Darlene Cates....Momma
Laura Harrington....Amy Grape
Mary Kate Schellhardt....Ellen Grape
Kevin Tighe....Mr. Carver
John C. Reilly....Tucker Van Dyke
Crispin Glover....Bobby McBurney
Penelope Branning....Becky's Grandma
Tim Green....Mr. Lamson
Susan Loughran....Mrs. Lamson
Rev. Robert B. Hedges....Minister
Mark Jordan....Todd Carver
Cameron Finley....Doug Carver
Brady Coleman....Sheriff Farrel
Tim Simek....Deputy
Nicholas Stojanovich....Boy #1
Libby Villari....Waitress
Kay Bower....Police Secretary
Joe Stevens....Burger Barn Manager
Mona Lee Fultz....Bakery Worker
George Haynes....Dave
Daniel Gullahorn....Boy #2
Brent Bratton....Burger Barn Employee (uncredited)
Kirk Hunter....Townfolk (uncredited)