Haute Cuisine

He runs the country. She runs the kitchen. Together they serve with excellence.


Haute Cuisine
A renowned chef from Perigord, France, is astonished when the President of France appoints her his personal cook, responsible for creating all his meals at the Elysée Palace. Despite jealous resentment from the other kitchen staff, she quickly establishes herself, thanks to her indomitable spirit. The authenticity of her cooking soon seduces the President, but the corridors of power are littered with traps. In French language with English subtitles.

90 minutes.
No persons under 10 (Language).
Biographical, Comedy, On the art circuit

Showtimes

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Credits

Cast
Catherine Frot, Arthur Dupont, Jean d'Ormesson, Hippolyte Giradot, Jean-Marc Roulot, Philippe Uchan, Laurent Poitrenaux
Director
Christian Vincent
ScreenplayEtienne Comar, Christian Vincent, Danièle Mazet-Delpeuch
MusicGabriel Yared
CinematographyLaurent Dailland
EditingMonica Coleman
Sound formatsDolby Digital
SoundtrackAvailable
SA distributorSter-Kinekor
Made in2012
Produced byA consortium of French companies

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreComedy
LanguageMild impact
NudityNone
SexNone
ViolenceNone
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone
Comments
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Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Die Burger
Laetitia Pople quote iconGeurige kos, maar sjef bly enigma
10
Cape Times
Bernard Besserglik quote iconLush French fare goes down a treat
10
Metacritic.com
14 critics
12
Rottentomatoes critics
31 critics
12
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote iconWhile it'll certainly be an easier sell for foodie filmgoers, Haute Cuisine's beautifully filmed biopic should satisfy most viewers hungry for a beautifully filmed dramedy.
14
Movie Review Query Engine
MRQE critics quote icon
15

What the People say

Internet
2351 Netizens quote iconThe highest at the highest's
13

Average .. 61%

12

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