Like Water for Chocolate(1992)

Directors : Alfonso Aráu

Synopsis :

Tita is passionately in love with Pedro, but her controlling mother forbids her from marrying him. When Pedro marries her sister, Tita throws herself into her cooking and discovers she can transfer her emotions through the food she prepares, infecting all who eat it with her intense heartbreak.

Our View :

This is a classic romantic fable, shared through the lens of tradition, with a dash of food magic.

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Celebration of Food

Food movies have been trending up the last few years, especially on the reality competition and travel shows. Since there will be plenty of cooking this week, we thought it would be fun to pull together some of the better "food" films, from narrative classics like Big Night, to the more health conscious docs, like Forks over Knives. Have a taste.