Chef (2014)

Genre:  Comedy
Running Time:  115 min.
Release Date: June 6, 2014
DVD: September 30, 2014

Current rating: Rating: 4.47
based on 96 votes and 39 reviews
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Cast: Jon Favreau, Sofia Vergara, John Leguizamo, Scarlett Johansson, Oliver Platt, Dustin Hoffman, Robert Downey Jr.


Carl Casper (Jon Favreau), a skilled chef in a high-end Los Angeles restaurant, is bored by his job recreating the classics suggested by his controlling boss, restaurant owner Riva (Dustin Hoffman).

In a stinging review by a leading restaurant critic Ramsey Michel (Oliver Platt), Carl is called out for his lack of imagination. Introduced to Twitter by his tech-savvy son Percy (Emjay Anthony), Carl accidentally starts a flame war and loses his job.

Encouraged by his ex-wife Inez (Sofia Vergara) to start a Cuban food truck together with his son and his friend Martin (John Leguizamo), Carl takes to the road, hoping to reignite his creative genius.

Director: Jon Favreau
Studio: VVS Films
Producer(s): Sergei Bespalov, Karen Gilchrist
Screenplay: Jon Favreau

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  • 5 stars "LOVED IT!!!!!!! #SOFIA VERGARA!!!!!!!"
  • 5 stars "Love the music, the actors, the food. Awesome movie."
  • 4 stars "Excellent! Enjoyed very much!"