Jan 19, 2001 · When single mother Vianne Rocher (Juliette Binoche) and her six-year-old daughter, Anouk (Victoire Thivisol) move to rural France and open a chocolate shop, with Sunday hours, across the street from the local church, they are met with some skepticism.
- Lasse Hallström
- 2 min
Movie Info When mysterious Vianne and her child arrive in a tranquil French town in the winter of 1959, no one could have imagined the impact that she and her spirited daughter would have on the...
Chocolat is a richly, crafted movie for the chocolate lover in all (or some) of us. It's also the story of a woman (Vianne) who is new to a small town and marches to the beat of her own drums, and uses the chocolate she sells in her shop as a vehicle to open up and, eventually, thaw out the hearts and minds of the townspeople.
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Movie Info A gangster's autistic daughter (Jeeja Vismistananda) uses her amazing martial arts skills to collect on debts owed to her mother.
- Prachya Pinkaew
- Magnolia Pictures
Dec 22, 2000 · "Chocolat" was directed by Lasse Hallstrom (" The Cider House Rules," " What's Eating Gilbert Grape," "My Life as a Dog"). It's the sort of movie you can enjoy as a superior fable, in which the values come from children's fairy tales but adult themes have been introduced.
Chocolat is a 1988 film directed by Claire Denis, about a French family that lives in colonial Cameroon. Marc and Aimée Dalens (François Cluzet and Giulia Boschi) are the parents of France (Cécile Ducasse), a young girl who befriends Protée (Isaach de Bankolé), a Cameroon native who is the family's household servant.
Synopsis Vianne Rocher (Juliette Binoche), an expert chocolatier, drifts across Europe with her daughter Anouk (Victoire Thivisol). In the winter of 1959, they travel to a tranquil French village that closely adheres to tradition, as led by the village mayor, Comte Paul de Reynaud (Alfred Molina).