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Like Water for Chocolate

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Like Water for Chocolate

Release Date: April 16, 1992

Year    :   1992
Slogan    :   «In Tita's kitchen, ordinary spices become a recipe for passion.»
Genres    :   Drama, Romance
Production Companies    :   Aviacsa, Cinevista
Director    :   Alfonso Arau
Producers    :   Claudia Becker, Alfonso Arau, Óscar Castillo, Felipe Fernandez, Emilia Arau, Belinda Uriegas, Alfonso Granados, Jenny Ayala
Writers    :   Laura Esquivel, Laura Esquivel
RunTime    :   105 mins.
Budget    :   2000000
Revenue    :   21744201

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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