What's Eating Gilbert Grape Trailer & Clips


What's Eating Gilbert Grape full movie is released on Mar 04, 1994. Watch What's Eating Gilbert Grape online - the English Drama movie from United States , which has achieved a worldwide gross of $10,032,765. What's Eating Gilbert Grape is directed by Lasse Hallström and created by Peter Hedges with Johnny Depp and Leonardo DiCaprio. What's Eating Gilbert Grape is available online on HBO Max and HBO Max Amazon Channel.

What's Eating Gibert Grape is a beautifully shot movie of tenderness, caring and self-awareness that is set amongst the fictional working class one street town Endora. Centred around the Grape family Ellen and Amy and their two brothers Arnie and Gilbert, who, along with their morbidly obese widowed mother Bonnie Grape are striving to survive and coexist with the absence of a father figure, low wage work and seventeen-year-old Arnie's severe mental condition. It is in this awkward and extremely one sided affair that the unfortunate Gilbert has to constantly, while working for the town's slowly dying convenience store, take care of his younger brother Arnie. Gilbert's life, his future, is thwarted he knows this, but it is in this guardian angel that his love and bond for Arnie cannot, and will not, be let go. That is until the free spirit of Becky arrives in town, and with her grandmother are stranded for the week while waiting for parts for their vehicle. This realization unties new feelings, new thoughts and new hope for the put upon Gibert, something new is eating Gilbert Grape.

As know as:

Čo žerie Gilberta Grapea, Τι βασανίζει τον Γκίλμπερτ Γκρέιπ, Kaj zre Gilberta Grapea?, Gilbert Grape - Irgendwo in Iowa, ギルバート・グレイプ

Release Date:

Dec 25, 1993

Release Date (Streaming):

Jun 20, 2006


United States



Stream Service:

Paramount Pictures

Production Companies:

Paramount Pictures

Gross worldwide:



Arnie knows a secret. His big brother Gilbert is the greatest person on the planet., Arnie: Tomorrow's my birthday, I'm gonna have a party and you're not invited., A story about the love you find...in the last place you look., A film about the love you find...In the last place you look., An unusual story of life...and love in the heartland., Life is a terrible thing to sleep through.


Wendy Ide
Times (UK)
A blissful slice of Americana...
by rottentomatoes, Aug 16, 2022
Kevin Maher
Times (UK)
A blissful slice of Americana...
by rottentomatoes, Sep 03, 2021
Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
Despite Depp's tender melancholy, the performers who stay with you are those who dare to crack the surface of their characters' alienation.
by rottentomatoes, Mar 22, 2021

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