How to Make an American Quilt

Soon-to-be-wed graduate student Finn Dodd develops cold feet when she suspects her fiancé is cheating on her. In order to clear her head, Finn visits her grandmother, Hy, and great aunt, Glady Joe Cleary, in Grasse, Calif. There, Finn learns that Hy and Glady Joe are members of a group of passionate quilters, and over the course of her visit she is regaled with tales of love and life by women who have collected rich experiences and much wisdom.

Directed by: P.J. Hogan Jocelyn Moorhouse
Genres: Drama, Romance,
Production Company: Universal Pictures, Amblin Entertainment,

How to Make an American Quilt - There's beauty in the patterns of life. - Azwaad Movie Database
  • Release Date: 06-10-1995
  • Runtime: 116 Minutes
  • Popularity: 12.29
  • Vote Count: 158
  • IMDB Rating: 6.4
  • Budget: USD 10,000,000
  • Revenue: USD 41,200,020
  • Region: United States of America ( US ),
  • Homepage: N/A






Photo Name Character
Winona Ryder - Azwaad Movie Database Winona Ryder Finn Dodd
Anne Bancroft - Azwaad Movie Database Anne Bancroft Glady Joe Cleary
Ellen Burstyn - Azwaad Movie Database Ellen Burstyn Hy Dodd
Kate Nelligan - Azwaad Movie Database Kate Nelligan Constance Saunders
Jean Simmons - Azwaad Movie Database Jean Simmons Em
Maya Angelou - Azwaad Movie Database Maya Angelou Anna
Alfre Woodard - Azwaad Movie Database Alfre Woodard Marianna
Dermot Mulroney - Azwaad Movie Database Dermot Mulroney Sam
Lois Smith - Azwaad Movie Database Lois Smith Sophia
Kate Capshaw - Azwaad Movie Database Kate Capshaw Sally
Photo Name Department
Thomas Newman-Sound Thomas Newman Sound (Original Music Composer)
Janusz Kamiński-Camera Janusz Kamiński Camera (Director of Photography)
Walter F. Parkes-Production Walter F. Parkes Production (Executive Producer)
Mary Vernieu-Production Mary Vernieu Production (Casting)
P.J. Hogan-Directing P.J. Hogan Directing (Second Unit Director)
Jocelyn Moorhouse-Directing Jocelyn Moorhouse Directing (Director)
Jill Bilcock-Editing Jill Bilcock Editing (Editor)
Risa Bramon Garcia-Production Risa Bramon Garcia Production (Casting)
Ed Verreaux-Art Ed Verreaux Art (Art Direction)
Leslie Dilley-Art Leslie Dilley Art (Production Design)

See Full Cast & Crew of How to Make an American Quilt


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