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Chef: A new addition to my list of favourite films

I love making lists. The toughest lists to make are Top 10 lists of movies/ books/ songs, etc. Even worse is to publish it and invite the wrath of the public. 987 more words



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The story unfolds in a Los Angeles restaurant where Carl Casper (Jon Favreau) gets an opportunity to impress revered food critic, Ramsey Michel (Oliver Platt) in a new tasting menu but is disapproved by his employer, Riva (Dustin Hoffman) who requests that he stick to the restaurant’s best sellers. 601 more words


Chef (2014) Review

Jon Favreau has moved on from the gigantic budgets of the Iron Man franchise and has instead focused on this small independent foodie film. Favreau plays grumpy LA chef Carl who is sacked from his up-scale restaurant after arguing with a food critic (Oliver Platt) after his review criticised Carl’s food. 225 more words



Following the success of two Iron Man films and the somewhat less successful Cowboys and Aliens, director Jon Favreau returns to his indie sensibilities with… 739 more words

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Food Trucks

Have just watched ‘Chef’ with Jon Favreau and what a treat it was! If you enjoy food shows and eating then this is for you. 76 more words


Chef - La ricetta perfetta (2014)

Regia: Jon Favreau

Sceneggiatura: Jon Favreau

Fotografia: Kramer Morgenthau

Cast: Jon Favreau (Carl Casper), Sofia Vergara (Inez), John Leguizamo (Martin), Emjay Anthony (Percy), Scarlett Johansson (Molly), Dustin Hoffman (Riva), Robert Downey jr. 182 more words

10 of the Best Possible 'Fantastic Beasts' Directors

With David Yates all but confirmed for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, we are on the cusp of a media deluge either condemning or condoning Warner Bros’ decision.  1,744 more words