Julie & Julia is as much a story about the art of cooking as it is about finding yourself. Accompanied by amazing direction, we navigate the lives of two women in different times but connected by a book and the passion for cooking!
Julie Powell is a 29 year old woman stuck in an unsatisfying job when she decides to take on a personal project. She is going to cook every recipe from Julia Child's classic cookbook, Mastering the Art of French Cooking. She blogs her cooking experience as she makes her way through the 524 recipes!
We meet Julia Child when she is learning the art of French cooking in Paris. Her vivacious and curious personality immediately endears her to you. It is a delight to see her grow and write the book that will eventually inspire millions of Americans to try their hand at French cuisine.
Julie & Julia is a heartwarming film with brilliant performances by Meryl Streep and Amy Adams. The film emphasises on relationships and the connections we make with others. Whether it's the bond between Julie and her husband or the friendship between Julia and her cooking partners, the film celebrates the power of human connection and the joys of sharing good food and good company.