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"Steel Magnolias": Why, O God

The movie Steel Magnolias tells the stories of six women in a small Louisiana town. Most of the plot centers around an over protective mother, M'Lynn Eatenten (Sally Field), and her daughter, Shelby (Julia Roberts).

Shelby dies soon after giving birth ...

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