Bittersweet tale from director Lasse Hallstrom is set in a small French village in 1959, where single mother Juliette Binoche arrives with her daughter and opens a chocolate shop whose confections have an intoxicating and liberating effect on the townspeople, until the iron-willed mayor tries to shut her down. With Judi Dench, Alfred Molina, Lena Olin, Carrie-Anne Moss, and Johnny Depp as an Irish river Gypsy seduced by Binoche's sweet spell. 122 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, French Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: Spanish; audio commentary by Hallstrom; "making of" featurette; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer; more.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Picture, Best Actress (Juliette Binoche), Best Supporting Actress (Judi Dench), Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Score
- Lasse Hallstrom
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- Cast: Juliette Binoche, Johnny Depp, Lena Olin, Judi Dench, Alfred Molina, Carrie-Anne Moss, Aurelien Parent Koenig, Antonio Gil-Martinez, Helene Cardona, Harrison Pratt, Gaelan Connell, Elizabeth Commelin, Ron Cook, Hugh O'Conor, John Wood, Peter Stormare, Leslie Caron
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- Blu-ray Widescreen