If you liked "Julie & Julia," keep an eye out for . . . "Eat, Pray, Love"

There's a long, rich history of food stories on the big screen. But the cooking-as-therapy story line never got as full-on a treatment as it did in "Julie & Julia." The trick could also be turned with "Eat, Pray, Love," scheduled for an August slot similar to that in which "Julie" succeeded. Julia Roberts stars in the adaptation of Elizabeth Gilbert's bestselling memoir, in which a woman finds solace in cuisine (as well as spirituality and romance) after a messy divorce. It could be just the thing for gal pals seeking a night out. (There's also "Sex and the City 2" on May 28.)
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