Thelma & Louise is a 1991 American film written by Callie Khouri and directed by Ridley Scott. It stars Geena Davis as Thelma andSusan Sarandon as Louise, two friends who embark on a road trip with disastrous consequences. The supporting cast includeHarvey Keitel, Michael Madsen, and Brad Pitt.
The film became a critical and commercial success, receiving six Academy Award nominations and winning one for Best Original Screenplay (Khouri). Both Sarandon and Davis were nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress.