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Personally I'm not a great fan of films that are taken from books, they never seem to have the same feeling about them but in this rendition of Chocolat everything was perfect. Even though I've read the book and knew the storyline, I felt myself captivated from beggining to end. The brillient cast of actors work so well together, supplying a great contrast of charactors for us to feast ours eyes on. Judi dench excells herself in this unique roll of Armande, Johnny depp is as always faultless in his adaption of the gypsey Roux and what can I say about the lady who plays Vien (I'm sorry for not knowing the actresses name) The part is truely brought to life.
I would advise anyone to see… Read more