MAKERS Moment

Writing "Thelma & Louise"

In Callie Khouri's words, the idea for "Thelma & Louise" "landed on [her] like a ton of bricks," and she made the decision she was going to write the screenplay.

MAKER Profile: Callie Khouri Tags: arts, the women's movement, media
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