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Recipe for Disaster (2003)

Rebecca Korda and her two brothers, Sam and Max, are left alone on opening night of their family-owned restaurant.

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Patrick Korda
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Marie Korda
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Gigi Grant
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Rebecca Korda
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Sam Korda
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Blake Rathbone
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Nikki Rathbone
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Babette Shepard
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Luigi
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Henri Flambard
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Oliver Winslow
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Elderly Male Diner
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Rebecca Korda and her two brothers, Sam and Max, are left alone on opening night of their family-owned restaurant.

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16 January 2004 (Italy)  »

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Entre follones y fogones  »

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When Shannon and her mother come into the restaurant, Shannon says she would like to have the Chicken a la Framboise. Her mother says no because Chicken a la Framboise is "Chicken with Strawberries" and she is highly allergic to strawberries. Chicken a la Framboise is "Chicken with Raspberries". Framboise in french means raspberry, strawberry in french is fraise. See more »

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Parents go missing on restaurant's opening and kids must save the day.
29 August 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Home Alone crossed with Spy Kids but set at a brand new gourmet restaurant. My grandchildren and I enjoyed it immensely on a rainy Saturday afternoon. As a former chef I much appreciated the antics of the kids as they tried to make up for their missing parents at the restaurant's opening, meanwhile fending off the evil doings of a rival restaurant, while dealing with fussy customers and imperious restaurant critics. John Larroqutte does his usual masterful job as does Leslie Ann Warren, as his wife. The kids are marvelous, going from sibling hatred to grudging respect as they are forced to team up to try to save the day for the family. William Propp's script offers more comic twists than a pushcart pretzel.


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