Saturday, October 1, 2011

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October 1, 3:00 PM

LIKE WATER FOR CHOCOLATE

Dir. Alfonso Arau (Mexico: 1992), 105 min. The youngest of three daughters, Tita finds love with Pedro, but is forbidden to marry him by her mother. Since her older sister is not yet married, it would break tradition for Tita to wed first. Additionally, Tita’s mother imposes the role of care giver as she ages. Pedro accepts a proposition to marry Tita’s older sister, and the collected family lives under one roof. All the while Tita discovers that her cooking has some magical powers. Based on a renowned novel by Laura Esquival.

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