Chef’s Special of the Day! Audio Film Review of ‘The Menu’

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CHICAGO – Patrick McDonald of HollywoodChicago.com audio film review for “The Menu,” featuring Ralph Fiennes and Anya Taylor-Joy in a social satire about a Chef and his unique multi-course meal plan, in theaters on November 18th.

The setting is a private island, where world famous chef Julian (Ralph Fiennes) presents a multi-course and pretentious gourmet meal for an exclusive clientele, who have spent five figures for the privilege. This includes Tyler (Nicholas Hoult), a weasly food fan boy and his date Margot (Anya Taylor-Joy), who doesn’t understand the fuss. The rest of the diners are a mini Gilligan’s Island, including the movie star (John Leguizamo), the food critic (Janet McTeer), the millionaire & his wife (Reed Birney and Judith Light) and some background tech bros. As each course is served, there is a realization that Chef Julian has brought them together for a reason, and that means danger is also on the menu.

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The Menu
Photo credit: Walt Disney Pictures

Audio Film Review of “The Menu” by Patrick McDonald of HollywoodChicago.com …

”The Menu” opens in theaters beginning November 18th. Featuring Ralph Fiennes, Anya Taylor-Joy, Nicholas Hoult, John Leguizamo, Janet McNeer, Reed Birney and Judith Light. Written by Seth Reiss and Will Tracy. Directed by Mark Myeloid Rated “R”

HollywoodChicago.com senior staff writer Patrick McDonald

By PATRICK McDONALD
Editor and Film Writer
HollywoodChicago.com
pat@hollywoodchicago.com

© 2022 Patrick McDonald, HollywoodChicago.com

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