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Eat Drink Man Woman The Wedding Banquet: Two Films by Ang Lee
Eat Drink Man Woman The Wedding Banquet Two Films by Ang Lee Author:Lee, Ang "The most deletable food-related hit this side of 'Like Water for Chocolate'" - Janet Maslin, 'The New York Times' — An Ang Lee Film: Eat Drink Man Woman — With five stunningly photographed, delectale recipies from the film. — Trouble is brewing for Mr. Chu, the greatest living chef of Taipei and the father of three grown daughters. It's been year... more »s since Mr. Chu's wife died, leaving him to raise Jai-Jen, an old maid school teacher devoted to her father, Jai-Chien, a driven executive who an barely stand her father's company, and Jai-Ning, the youngest and most hopelessly romantic of the lot. Enter Mrs. Liang, the intriguing widow who's just moved in next door, and suddenly the whole clan is wondering if Mr. Chu will be cooking for someone new.
In this deliciously heartwarming comedy, director Ang Lee again cooks up a feast of surprises and emotional twists, as traditional family ties come comically unraveled and margelously knitted together again.
The Wedding Banquet, a sparkling comedy, received a 1994 Academy Award nomination for Best Foreign Film.« less