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- Jon Favreau

Overview - An out-of-work L.A. chef (writer/director Jon Favreau) opens a food truck in a bid to realize his culinary potential and reconnect with his estranged family in this indie ensemble comedy co-starring Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Sofía Vergara, John Leguizamo, and Bobby Cannavale.  Read more...

 
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Overview

An out-of-work L.A. chef (writer/director Jon Favreau) opens a food truck in a bid to realize his culinary potential and reconnect with his estranged family in this indie ensemble comedy co-starring Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Sofía Vergara, John Leguizamo, and Bobby Cannavale.

Cast List

Jon Favreau - American actor/screenwriter/director, SWINGERS
John Favreau - American actor/screenwriter/director, SWINGERS
Kramer Morgenthau - Director of Photography
Gary Summers - SOUND DESIGNER
Christopher Boyes
Tom Myers - Sound/Sound Designer
Stephen P. DelPrete
Sheryl Benko
Bryan John Venegas
Scott R. Meyers
Jason Donnelly
Shade VFX
Bill Wohlken
Sean Ricigliano
Robert Downey Jr. - American actor, CHAPLIN (1992), IRON MAN (2008)
John Leguizamo - American Actor/Writer
Oliver Platt - Actor, BEETHOVEN
Dustin Hoffman - American actor
Scarlett Johansson - Actress, THE OTHER BOLEYN GIRL, THE BLACK DAHLIA (2006)
Bobby Cannavale - Actor, WASHINGTON HEIGHTS (2003)
Sofia Vergara - Star, BIG TROUBLE (2001)
Amy Sedaris - Star, MAID IN MANHATTAN (2002)
Alfredo Ortiz
Russell Peters - Comedian
Emjay Anthony
Chase Grimm
Will Schutze
Gloria Sandoval
Jose C. Hernandez
Alberto Salas - Actor
Daniel Palacio
Mauricio DelMonte
Leonardo DaNilo
Nili Fuller - Actor, ;
Charles Lao

 
Details
    DVD Format
  • Format: DVD
  • Run Time: 115
  • Color Format: (unknown/unconverted)
  • UPC: 025192217777
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Rating: R (MPAA)
  • Release Date: May 2016

Related Categories:
Movies > Comedies

Related Keywords:
Family Life
Families
Food

 
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Reviews:
"Jon Favreau's comedy about food and love is very good news, and a nice surprise. It's the story of a virtuoso chef, Carl Casper, who falls from foodie grace and finds his way back to happiness." - 05/08/2014 Wall Street Journal


3.5 stars out of 4 -- "CHEF marks Favreau's triumphant return to personal filmmaking. It's an artful surprise and an exuberant gift." - 05/08/2014 Rolling Stone


3 stars out of 4 -- "[F]unny, quirky and insightful, with a bounty of interesting supporting characters..." - 05/15/2014 Chicago Sun-Times


"Jon Favreau’s good-natured culinary comedy, works as an appetite stimulant. And where there’s delicious food -- plenty is shown being prepared, served and devoured -- there’s life." - 05/09/2014 New York Times


3 stars out of 4 -- "[A]n affable and affectionate celebration of food, friendship and familial love..." - 05/09/2014 RogerEbert.com


"Favreau, who’s been a professed foodie for years, fills the frame with some of the most delectable cooking imagery since BIG NIGHT." - 05/08/2014 A.V. Club


3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[I]t’s wholly, deeply satisfying, down to the soul." - 05/15/2014 Washington Post


3 stars out of 5 -- "Good fun and happy, filling fare." - 06/27/2015 Empire

 
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