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Review: 'Lunchbox' a delectable take on the hunger for connection
Review: 'Lunchbox' a delectable take on the hunger for connection

To the small but choice list of films that gracefully mix a passion for food with other potent emotions — think "Babette's Feast," "Eat Drink Man Woman," "Big Night," even "Ratatouille" — you can add one more: "The Lunchbox." On everyone's lips, so to speak, after its successful debut at Cannes, this warm and affectionate human comedy from India is charming in a delicate and unforced way. Written and directed by Ritesh Batra in his feature debut, "The Lunchbox" succeeds by leavening its simple story of mistaken identity with neo-realistic observations of ordinary middle-class life in Mumbai and...

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