Driving Miss Daisy (1989)

The story of an old Jewish widow named Daisy Werthan and her relationship with her colored chauffeur Hoke. From an initial mere work relationship grew in 25 years a strong friendship between the two very different characters in a time when those types of relationships where shunned upon. Oscar winning tragic comedy with a star-studded cast and based on a play of the same name by Alfred Uhry.

Rotten Tomatoes: Certified Fresh 82% / Audience 81%

8/10

Rated PG 1 hr 39 mins

GENRES
Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION
Bruce Beresford
CAST
Morgan Freeman  •  Jessica Tandy  •  Dan Aykroyd  •  Patti LuPone

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CAST & CHARACTERS
Morgan Freeman Hoke Colburn
Jessica Tandy Daisy Werthan
Dan Aykroyd Boolie Werthan
Patti LuPone Florine Werthan
Esther Rolle Idella
Joann Havrilla Miss McClatchey
William Hall Jr. Oscar
Clarice F. Geigerman Nonie
Muriel Moore Miriam
Sylvia Kaler Beulah
Alvin M. Sugarman Dr. Weil
Carolyn Gold Neighbor Lady