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Le Chef (2012)
"Comme un chef" (original title)

 -  Comedy  -  20 June 2014 (USA)
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A veteran chef faces off against his restaurant group's new CEO, who wants to the establishment to lose a star from its rating in order to bring in a younger chef who specializes in molecular gastronomy.

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Alexandre Lagarde
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Jacky Bonnot
Raphaëlle Agogué ...
Béatrice
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Stanislas Matter
Salomé Stévenin ...
Amandine
Serge Larivière ...
Titi
Issa Doumbia ...
Moussa
Bun-hay Mean ...
Chang
Pierre Vernier ...
Paul Matter
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Juan
Geneviève Casile ...
La mère de Béatrice
André Penvern ...
Le père de Béatrice
Rebecca Miquel ...
Carole
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Cyril Boss (as James Gérard)
Henri Payet ...
Thibault
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A veteran chef faces off against his restaurant group's new CEO, who wants to the establishment to lose a star from its rating in order to bring in a younger chef who specializes in molecular gastronomy.

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Rated PG-13 for brief strong language. | See all certifications »

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Box Office

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$11,290 (USA) (20 June 2014)

Gross:

$342,667 (USA) (15 August 2014)
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Trivia

This movie was made in two diferent countries: Spain, France. And translated into four diferent languages: Spanish, English, Japonese, France. See more »

Quotes

Jacky Bonnot: I can make it beef bourguignon?
Nurse: In two, three years.
Jacky Bonnot: Why is it taking so long?
Nurse: It's a baby.
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Crazy Credits

After the end credits, there is an out-take of Juan (the Spanish molecular cuisine chef) chasing ducks in a back yard. See more »

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a great comedy a great performance by jean reno
8 January 2013 | by (France) – See all my reviews

this is a great movie,a great comedy with jean reno of top of is game,this movie has a little of everything to have a great time.the association between those 2 actors is one of the best ever,the story is very original and translated a lot of emotions,jean reno is the best actor in the world every scene with him is a delight he is so funny he is hilarious.this movie is perfect to have a great time,it,s deep and clever the should make more of those movies because they are simply great.this is a great french comedy take everybody can love and enjoy.jean reno is amazing is such a great actor and in this movie he is very funny


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