Project Description

Available For Remake

Holly Hunter, Tim Robbins, Mary Steenburgen and Alfre Woodard star in this sparkling comedy adapted for the screen by Pulitzer Prize winning Beth Henley from her play. Hunter stars as Carnelle Scott, catfish factory worker from Yazoo City, Mississippi, whose reputation as the town slut can’t stop her from her dream to win the local Miss Firecracker Beauty Pageant. With the support of her friends, Carnelle sets out to capture the title and in the process discovers she doesn’t need a crown to be a queen.