Chocolat

$71m

DBO

$81m

FBO
12 2000 121 minutes Facebook

Synopsis

Nobody could have imagined the impact that Vianne would make when she arrived in a tranquil, old-fashioned French town. In her very unusual chocolate shop, she creates mouth-watering confections that almost magically inspire the straitlaced villagers to abandon themselves to temptation and happiness. When a handsome Irish Gypsy arrives in town, Vianne is finally able to recognize her own desires.

Credits

Awards

2001 Screen Actors Guild

Winner

  • Best Actress - Supporting Role

2001 Golden Globes

Nominated

  • Best Film - Comedy/ Musical
  • Best Original Score
  • Best Actress - Supporting Role
  • Best Actress - Comedy/Musical

2001 Academy Awards

Nominated

  • Best Picture

2001 Academy Awards

Nominated

  • Best Actress - Leading Role
  • Best Music - Original Score
  • Best Screenplay - Adaptation
  • Best Actress - Supporting Role

Featured Clips

Chocolat - Official Trailer (HD)

Chocolat - Official Trailer (HD)

Nobody could have imagined the impact that Vianne would make when she arrived in a tranquil, old-fashioned French town. In her very unusual chocolate shop, she creates mouth-watering confections that almost magically inspire the straitlaced villagers to abandon themselves to temptation and happiness. When a handsome Irish Gypsy arrives in town, Vianne is finally able to recognize her own desires. Starring, in alphabetical order: Alfred Molina, Johnny Depp, Judi Dench, Juliette Binoche, Victoire Thivisol

Chocolat - I See A Cranky Old Woman

Chocolat - I See A Cranky Old Woman

When she serves her special hot chocolate to Armande, we learn Vianne and Anouk aren't the only ones in town with a wild side. In this scene: Vianne Rocher (Juliette Binoche), Anouk Rocher (Victoire Thivisol), Armande Voizin (Judi Dench)

Chocolat - You Don't Misbehave Here

Chocolat - You Don't Misbehave Here

Unafraid of the Comte's threat that she'll be out of business by Easter, Vianne continues to rebel against his Puritanical ideals by sharing hot chocolate with the town's most notorious outcast. In this scene: Vianne Rocher (Juliette Binoche), Comte de Reynaud (Alfred Molina), Josephine Muscat (Lena Olin)

Chocolat - You Make Enemies with Others

Chocolat - You Make Enemies with Others

On a trip down to the river, Vianne and Anouk make a sordid new acquaintance...and a bold statement. In this scene: Vianne Rocher (Juliette Binoche), Anouk Rocher (Victoire Thivisol), Roux (Johnny Depp), Comte de Reynaud (Alfred Molina)

Chocolat - Is this a Chocolaterie or a Confessional?

Chocolat - Is this a Chocolaterie or a Confessional?

An angry Caroline discovers her son and her mother, Armande, in the chocolaterie and reveals a grim secret. In this scene: Armande Voizin (Judi Dench), Vianne Rocher (Juliette Binoche), Josephine Muscat (Lena Olin)

Chocolat - Giving In To Temptation

Chocolat - Giving In To Temptation

Completely overwhelmed by Vianne's new, sexy festival display, the Comte pleads with God for guidance...but he doesn't get the answer he expects.

Chocolat - There Is No Dessert Here Tonight

Chocolat - There Is No Dessert Here Tonight

Vianne takes her dinner party on a little field trip to Roux's boat. In this scene: Josephine Muscat (Lena Olin), Roux (Johnny Depp), Vianne Rocher (Juliette Binoche), Anouk Rocher (Victoire Thivisol), Armande Voizin (Judi Dench), Comte de Reynaud (Alfred Molina)

Chocolat - What Do You See?

Chocolat - What Do You See?

Vianne invites Caroline Clairmont and her son into her shop, where she asks her customers what they see...and tells them what to savor. In this scene: Vianne Rocher (Juliette Binoche), Comte de Reynaud (Alfred Molina), Anouk Rocher (Victoire Thivisol)

Chocolat - It's A Surprise

Chocolat - It's A Surprise

When the staunchly Catholic Mayor comes to welcome Vianne to town, he's a little taken aback by her moral code...or lack thereof. In this scene: Anouk Rocher (Victoire Thivisol), Vianne Rocher (Juliette Binoche), Comte de Reynaud (Alfred Molina)

Now Playing: Chocolat - Official Trailer (HD)
Starring: Alfred Molina, Johnny Depp, Judi Dench, Juliette Binoche, Victoire Thivisol

Nobody could have imagined the impact that Vianne would make when she arrived in a tranquil, old-fashioned French town. In her very unusual chocolate shop, she creates mouth-watering confections that almost magically inspire the straitlaced villagers to abandon themselves to temptation and happiness. When a handsome Irish Gypsy arrives in town, Vianne is finally able to recognize her own desires. Starring, in alphabetical order: Alfred Molina, Johnny Depp, Judi Dench, Juliette Binoche, Victoire Thivisol