Cookie's Fortune

A shaggy dog tale about an eccentric Southern family whose skeletons come tumbling -- slowly -- out of the closet after elderly Jewel Mae "Cookie" Orcutt (Patricia Neal) commits suicide. Robert Altman returns to the site of his atypical GINGERBRED MAN in this amiable but rather trying bit of fluff, whose tone veers disconcertingly between light comedy and...read more

Cookie's Fortune - Official Trailer
01:28 — Welcome to Holly Springs, Mississippi, home of murder, mayhem and catfish enchiladas. When family matriarch Cookie is found dead, her hysterical and d (more…)

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  • Released: 1999
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: A shaggy dog tale about an eccentric Southern family whose skeletons come tumbling -- slowly -- out of the closet after elderly Jewel Mae "Cookie" Orcutt (Patricia Neal) commits suicide. Robert Altman returns to the site of his atypical GINGERBRED MAN in… (more)

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