Shelby has kidney disease. But she desperately wants children but fears her condition will prevent her from carrying a child. While the women are having their hair done, Shelby has an episode of low blood sugar. Here is part of the dialogue from that scene as Shelby is recovering from the low blood sugar incident, as they talk about her desire to have a child:
M'Lynn: No, no. She'll be fine. Don't fuss over her.Clairee: Here, M'Lynn.M'Lynn: Thanks.Truvy: I'm really sorry about the children part, M'Lynn.M'Lynn: I know. Shelby's afraid Jackson will be throwin' away his chance to have children.Shelby: Jackson said: Shelby, don't be stupid. There's plenty of kids out there need good homes.M'Lynn: Drink some.Shelby: We'll adopt 10 of them. We'll buy them if we have to.Clairee: Jackson sounds like good people to me.Shelby: Oh Mama, I'm sorry!!M'Lynn: That's all right, honey.Shelby: I'm sorry!!M'Lynn: lt's all right. lt's all over now. lt's all-You hold your juice.
The original 1989 film was filmed in Natchitoches, Louisiana. That is a known fact because I have lived here my whole life and I know where most of the buildings and scenes are located. But for the 2012 remake I am not sure where that was filmed but I know it is not Natchitoches.
Miley Cyrus favorite movie is called Steel Magnolias. And her favorite TV shows are The Hills and Laguna Beach.
Steel Magnolias (1989)An angel in the sky
Before he managed the Jackson 5, Janet's career, other Jackson family career's, and later protege's career's, he worked at a steel plant in Gary, Indiana, where the Jackson family lived before their move to Los Angeles.
Sun and Steel - Iron Maiden Fistful of Steel - Rage Against the Machine Iron, Steel, Metal - Children of Bodom Steel Rain - Chris Cornell Harder Than Steel - Jag Panzer Made of Steel - Our Lady Peace Templars of Steel - Hammerfall Steel Meets Steel - Hammerfall Steel Meets Steel - Onslaught Steel Tormentor - Helloween Steel Bars - Bob Dylan 100,000 Tons of Steel - Grateful Dead Steel Claw - Tina Turner Cold Blue Steel And Sweet Fire - Joni Mitchell Glass and Steel - Graham Nash Circle of Steel - Gordon Lightfoot Wheelz of Steel - Outkast
The colors to Shelby and Jackson's wedding were blush and bashful.
Shelby is diabetic.
Steel magnolias refer to strong (southern) women. As M'Lynn is watching her daughter Shelby die, Shelby's husband and father are too upset to stay in the room and M'Lynn says, "I find it amusing men are supposed to be made of steel or something." In the play and movie, the 6 central female characters are the "steel magnolias".
Shelby Eatenton-Latcherie, the character played by Julia Roberts.
Drum - Shelby's dad.
Because she really wanted one even though it wasnt safe to have one.
Julia Roberts portrayed Shelby Eatenton in the 1989 drama.
Birmingham Steel Magnolias was created in 2002.
Steel Magnolias can fall on both the genre of comedy and of drama. It is a film that was made in 1989.
In Steel Magnolias, Olympia Dukakis played the role of Clairee Belcher.
TOM KEY played Jenkins in the remake of "Steel Magnolias" in 2012 on Lifetime.