Directed by Christian Vincent | Written by Christian Vincent & Etienne Comar
US release date: September 20, 2013
Directed by Christian Vincent | Written by Christian Vincent, Etienne Comar
With Catherine Frot, Jean d'Ormesson
95 min, Biography, Comedy, France, 2012

Hortense Laborie (Catherine Frot), a renowned chef from Perigord, is astonished when the President of the Republic (Jean d'Ormesson) appoints her his personal cook, responsible for creating all his meals at the Elysée Palace. Despite jealous resentment from the other kitchen staff, Hortense quickly establishes herself, thanks to her indomitable spirit. The authenticity of her cooking soon seduces the President, but the corridors of power are littered with traps...

Opens in the US:

- In New York on September 20, 2013

- In Los Angeles on September 20, 2013 at Nuart Theatre 
 September 27, 2013 - October 10, 2013 at Laemmle

This film may not be shown in all US cities, please check your local listings for exact showtimes and places.

US Distribution: The Weinstein Company

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