Review: Carl Casper works as a chef in a top restaurant in L.A. He looses his job when disagreeing with his boss of the restaurant. While loosing his job he is also trying to win back his family life. He sets out with his son, ex-wife and friend and starts up his own business of setting up a food truck.
Director: Jon Favreau
Actors: Jon Favreau, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, John Leguizamo, Emjay Anthony, Dustin Hoffman and Sofia Vergara
Genre: Comedy and Drama
Chef comes from the director who started off directing The Iron Man films. As well as Jon Favreau being a great actor and director he actually wrote the script for this film. Fantastic ensemble cast. Great to see a film that is so different. Just very hart-warming and a very easy watch. It didn’t need to be as long as it was. I would have liked to have seen them do up the food truck a bit more and just concentrate on that story a bit more. Less of the first half with him in the restaurant. Jon Favreau learnt how to cook before this film and went to a cooking school in France. Warning, do not watch on an empty stomach!!