The Spitfire Grill Poster

Release Date: September 6th, 1996

DVD Release Date: December 7th, 1999

PG-13|1 hr 56 min

Plot Summary
After being released from jail, Percy Talbott (Alison Elliott) travels to a town in Maine looking for a new beginning. When she arrives, she finds work at a restaurant owned by the crabby Hannah (Ellen Burstyn). She also befriends a waitress named Shelby (Marcia Gay Harden) and begins a romance with an attractive local named Joe (Kieran Mulroney). But when Hannah falls ill and Percy plans to help her sell the restaurant, Shelby's husband (Will Patton) becomes suspicious of her intentions.

Cast: Alison Elliott, Ellen Burstyn, Marcia Gay Harden, Will Patton, Kieran Mulroney, Gailard Sartain, Louise De Cormier, John M. Jackson

Director: Lee David Zlotoff

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Small town, Transformation, Emotional, Husband, 1990s, Friendship, Prison