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Magic Kitchen (2004)
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Magic Kitchen (2004)
Original name: 魔幻廚房
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Yau (Sammi Cheng) is a successful chef and owner of a restaurant which is located in a flat called Magical Kitchen which is more like a home rather than like a restaurant. In a tale told by Yau's mother, that she would be haunted by a family curse overshadowing three generations, which destines her (Yau) to fail in every relationship. On a tour of the Iron Chef TV show in Japan, Yau is at the crossroads between her love life and career.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, entertaining, sexy, clever, realistic, talky, semi serious ...
Plot: romance, love triangle, rivalry, friends, restaurant, couples, vengeance, food, love, family curse, looking for love, friendship, escapades, wizards and magicians, love and romance, best friends, contests and competitions, lifestyle, hotshot hero, cooking and food, cooking, kitchen
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
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41%
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