Original name: Chocolat
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
A fable of emotional liberation and chocolate. A mother and daughter move to a small French town where they open a chocolate shop. The town, religious and morally strict, is against them as they represent free-thinking and indulgence. When a group of Boat Gypsies float down the river the prejudices of the Mayor leads to a crisis.
sentimental, feel good, sweet, romantic, semi serious, fairy tale, stylized, realistic, light, humorous ...
date night, girls' night, chick flick
chocolate, culture clash, prejudice, small town, mother daughter relationship, love, love story, love and romance, society, life philosophy, stereotypes, social relations, life, social misfits, couple relations, unlikely friendships, cooking and food, lifestyle change, single mother, hot chocolate, small business, women, eccentricity, romance, french ...
20th century, 50s, 1950s
france, europe, central america