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Love's Kitchen

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Dougray Scott in an om nom nom com…

Love's Kitchen review

A once-great chef (Dougray Scott) trades in London for the countryside in an effort to get his culinary mojo back in James Hacking’s slight but appealing romcom.

There’s not much in the way of suspense – will he succeed against the odds and transform the dreary local into a glossy gastropub? Will he learn to make love not war with Claire Forlani’s sassy foodie?

But the sharp script, Scott’s charismatic lead and Simon Callow’s enjoyably scenery-chewing turn as sozzled critic Guy Witherspoon make up for the more predictable elements. Warm, sweet and undemanding, this is top cinematic comfort food.
 

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    • writerdave87

      Jul 4th 2011, 19:10

      'Om nom nom com'- absolutely brilliant.

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    • JBG84

      Jul 4th 2011, 19:51

      Yeah, but 8% on Rotten Tomatoes...

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    • FBNMerritt

      Jul 4th 2011, 19:52

      Used to live by your reviews....but now I know you have lost the plot. 4 stars!!! Are you serious?

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    • BruceShark

      Jul 5th 2011, 9:27

      You are taking the p**s right. This is some late April Fools joke. Cause if it ain't then I'm seriously gonna have to consider deleting this site from my favourites list.......Who am i kidding, I did that ages ago.

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    • jinglejangle

      Jul 5th 2011, 14:19

      Is this the same film that has 8% on Rotten Tomatoes and made £121 on its opening weekend?

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