Like Water for Chocolate (1993)

Like Water for Chocolate (1993)

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Based on the best-selling book - now experience for yourself the erotic tale of forbidden love that seduced both critics and audiences nationwide! Tita and Pedro are passionately in love. But their love is forbidden by an ancient family tradition. To be n… View More
Genres Drama, Foreign, Romance
Director Alfonso Arau
Starring Lumi Cavazos, Marco Leonardi, Regina Torne, Mario Ivan Martinez View More
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Movie Summary

Based on the best-selling book - now experience for yourself the erotic tale of forbidden love that seduced both critics and audiences nationwide! Tita and Pedro are passionately in love. But their love is forbidden by an ancient family tradition. To be near Tita, Pedro marries her sister. And Tita, as the family cook, expresses her passion for Pedro through preparing delectable dishes. Now, in Tita's kitchen, ordinary spices become a recipe for passion. Her creations bring on tears of longing, heated desire, or chronic pain - while Tita and Pedro wait for the moment to fulfill their most hidden pleasures!
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Movie Details

Genres Drama, Foreign, Romance
Director Alfonso Arau
Starring Lumi Cavazos, Marco Leonardi, Regina Torne, Mario Ivan Martinez, Ada Carrasco, Claudette Maille, Yareli Arizmendi, Pilar Aranda, Rodolfo Arias
Studio Name Lionsgate
Release Date 1993
VUDU Release Date 01/04/2011
Rating About Ratings
Running Time 105 minutes
Language Spanish

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