AFI Catalog of Feature Films
Movie Detail
Name Occurs Before Title Offscreen Credit Print Viewed By AFI
Thelma & Louise
Director: Ridley Scott (Dir)
Release Date:   1991
Premiere Information:   Los Angeles opening: 24 May 1991; New York opening: week of 24 May 1991
Duration (in mins):   128
Print this page
Display Movie Summary

Cast:   Susan Sarandon (Louise)  
    Geena Davis (Thelma)  
    Harvey Keitel (Hal)  
    Michael Madsen (Jimmy)  
    Christopher McDonald (Darryl)  


Production Company: Pathe Entertainment  
Distribution Company: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. (An MGM/UA Communications company)
Director: Ridley Scott (Dir)
Producer: Ridley Scott (Prod)
  Mimi Polk (Prod)
Writer: Callie Khouri (Wrt)
Photography: Adrian Biddle (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: Norris Spencer (Prod des)
Film Editor: Thom Noble (Film ed)
Music: Hans Zimmer (Mus)
MPAA Rating: R
Country: United States
Language: English

Source Text:

Physical Properties: Sd:

Genre: Comedy-drama


Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Hollywood Reporter   6 May 1991   p. 5, 12.
Los Angeles Times   24 May 1991   p. 1.
New York Times   24 May 1991   p. 1.
Variety   13 May 1991   pp. 104-105.

Display Movie Summary
The American Film Institute is grateful to Sir Paul Getty KBE and the Sir Paul Getty KBE Estate for their dedication to the art of the moving image and their support for the AFI Catalog of Feature Films and without whose support AFI would not have been able to achieve this historical landmark in this epic scholarly endeavor.
Advanced Search
Support our efforts to preserve hisotory of film
Help AFI Preserve Film History

© 2017 American Film Institute.
All rights reserved.
Terms of use.