Chef's Special

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  • NR
  • 2009
  • 1 hr 43 min
  • 6.1  (2,072)

Pulsating with the energy and wit of Almodovar, director Nacho G. Velilla's debut is a pot of the best Spanish paella served piping hot and fresh. Javier Cmara (Talk to Her) stars as Chef Maxi, a culinary genius/drama queen with too much on his plate. As if keeping his chic restaurant in the black and wrangling with his wild staff aren't enough, add in a steamy romance with a closeted soccer superstar, sexual competition from gal pal Alex (Lola Dueas, Volver) and a tense reunion with his estranged children. A box-office smash in Spain and a festival favorite around the globe, this saucy comedy serves up a bellyful of laughs.

Chef's Special
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Pulsating with the energy and wit of Almodovar, director Nacho G. Velilla's debut is a pot of the best Spanish paella served piping hot and fresh. Javier Cmara (Talk to Her) stars as Chef Maxi, a culinary genius/drama queen with too much on his plate. As if keeping his chic restaurant in the black and wrangling with his wild staff aren't enough, add in a steamy romance with a closeted soccer superstar, sexual competition from gal pal Alex (Lola Dueas, Volver) and a tense reunion with his estranged children. A box-office smash in Spain and a festival favorite around the globe, this saucy comedy serves up a bellyful of laughs.

Chef's Special is a 2009 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 43 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.1.

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  • Release Date
    2009
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 43 min
  • Language
    Spanish
  • IMDB Rating
    6.1  (2,072)