Mystic Pizza - Yes, it’s a bit of a girly affair, but waitressing triumvirate Annabeth Gish, Julia Roberts and Lili Taylor have undeniable on-screen chemistry in Mystic Pizza, not to mention Leona – the pizzeria’s proprietor and guardian of the titular menu item’s secret recipe. Fun fact: Mystic Pizza features the movie debut of a young Matt Damon.
Mystic Pizza (1988) - Mystic Pizza® (in Mystic, CT) caught the eye of screenwriter Amy Jones, who was summering in the area. Ms. Jones chose Mystic Pizza as the focus and setting for her story of the lives and loves of three young waitresses. The movie was filmed on location in Mystic and neighboring towns.