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Like Water for Chocolate


Marco Leonardi, Lumi Cavazos, Regina Torné, Ada Carrasco View All


Alfonso Aráu (Director), Laura Esquivel (Screenplay) View All

Release: Apr. 16th, 1992
Runtime: 1 hour, 45 minutes
Tita is passionately in love with Pedro, but her controlling mother forbids her from marrying him. When Pedro marries her sister, Tita throws herself into her cooking and discovers she can transfer her emotions through the food she prepares, infecting all who eat it with her intense heartbreak.
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mark f
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