The hundred-foot journey is the story of hassan haji, a young indian boy who grows up above his grandfather's restaurant in mumbai a tragic incident prompts his family to flee to france were hassan shows an unexpected talent and taste for haute cuisine. The hundred-foot journey movie reviews & metacritic score: hassan kadam (manish dayal) is a culinary ingénue displaced from their native india, the kadam. Hundred foot journey is fabulous 8 august 2014 | by jorieware - see all my reviews this movie is well-constructed, beautifully filmed, and rich in diversity. The hundred-foot journey, out friday, traces the delicious rivalry between two competing restaurants — a michelin-star french spot and a family-run indian restaurant — in the south of france.
The hundred-foot journey is a by the numbers, yet charming, handsome, and well-acted dramedy that the whole family can enjoy the hundred-foot journey tells the story of hassan kadam, who at an early age discovers he has a nose for good food and a passion for cooking. A story centered around an indian family who moves to france and opens a restaurant across the street from a michelin-starred french restaurant. Check out matt donato's review of the hundred-foot journey, a soul-searching foodie movie produced by oprah and steven spielberg the hundred-foot journey feels like a 500 mile walk, traveling. Not surprisingly, the hundred-foot journey is not just a book telling the story of one man, it is a story about life lessons - passion, dedication, opportunity.
Hundred-foot journey centers on introducing the audience to the beliefs, lifestyles, and manners of two divers cultures while food is the main medium, the movie overall does a great job introducing us to so many qualities of indian and french life. In the hundred-foot journey, hassan kadam (manish dayal) is a culinary ingénue with the gastronomic equivalent of perfect pitch displaced from their native india, the kadam family, led by papa. The journey in the hundred foot journey is about madam mallery's journey toward accepting and embracing her new neighbors, and also about this indian family's reciprocal journey as a film about indian food, i found the details to be all too real. The hundred-foot journey is a movie all the family will enjoy parents may take their children and grandparents, without worrying about the movie's content even though there were some holes on the plot, overall, the movie was well produced and acted. Based on richard c morais' 2010 bestseller, 'the hundred-foot journey' is set in a picturesque french village that only has room for one restaurant 'the hundred-foot journey' movie review.
I thought this was going to be a movie about people, a family and restaurants and it is about people who go nutty for michelin stars really a lost opportunity, the film ignores most of the characters and focuses on the young man and what the film makers believe is the fascinating world of being a chef. The hundred-foot journey is a 2014 american comedy-drama film directed by lasse hallström from a screenplay written by steven knight, adapted from richard morais' 2010 novel of the same name.
The hundred-foot journey is likely neither to pique your appetite nor to sate it, leaving you in a dyspeptic limbo, stuffed with false sentiment and forced whimsy and starved for real delight read full review. The hundred-foot journey is a culinary culture-clash comedy enlivened by fiery performances from helen mirren and om puri but which, like so many other lasse hallström films, slowly turns to. The hundred-foot journey review - food wars in the south of france 3 / 5 stars 3 out of 5 stars helen mirren impresses as a snooty restaurateur in a culinary drama that doesn't quite fill you up.
Review: a deft mix of food, love, and humanism, the hundred-foot journey is an unapologetic crowd-pleaser director lasse hallstrˆmís adaptation of richard c moraisí novel works, thanks to a. And so the hundred-foot journey becomes a story in which cultural opposites not only learn to coexist, but are in fact triumphantly and even romantically reconciled film review: 'the. The hundred-foot journey first look review - romance on the menu 2 / 5 stars 2 out of 5 stars helen mirren and om puri do their best to spice up a predictable restaurant-based culture clash. All of which would be fine, even captivating, if the hundred-foot journey were really interested in food, culture, ambition, family or any of the other themes it reduces to slogans and clichés.
The hundred-foot journey is quintessential lasse hallström, a story of two feuding restaurants that is a fairy tale of compassion and good taste. The hundred-foot journey is a film that demands that you take it seriously with its feel-good themes of multicultural understanding, it is about something important it even comes with the stamp of approval from titanic tastemakers oprah winfrey and steven spielberg, who both serve as. The hundred-foot journey is about how the hundred-foot distance between a new indian kitchen and a traditional french one can represent the gulf between different cultures and desires a testament to the inevitability of destiny, this is a fable for the ages—charming, endearing, and compulsively readable.