Jadoo (2013)

This comedy revolves around two brothers, both wonderful chefs, who fall out catastrophically. At the climax of their dispute they rip the family recipe book in half - one brother gets the starters and the other gets the main courses. They… More

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Trevor Johnston
Time Out

No shortage of appetising ingredients here, yet the execution sadly fails to make the most of them.

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David Aldridge
Radio Times

If the story doesn't linger long in the memory, director Amit Gupta's loving depiction of food is something to savour.

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David Gritten
Daily Telegraph (UK)

The story may not engage the mind, but your saliva glands will be working overtime.

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Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

Colourful and engaging, this subculture comedy keeps us smiling with a mouth-watering mix of delicious food and lively characters.

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Henry Fitzherbert
Daily Express (UK)

Buoyant and beautifully shot the picture is a celebration of food and family life that adroitly sidesteps many cultural cliches.

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Paul Gallagher
The List

Jadoo lacks the great writing of classic food movies like Big Night or Babette's Feast, but it is a warm and likeable addition to the genre.

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Graham Young
Birmingham Mail

You can see where it's all heading right from the off, but even in the predictable resolve you'll be hard-pressed to keep your eyes bone dry.

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Mike McCahill

Not bad, just terribly mild.

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Mark Dinning
Empire Magazine

[An] enjoyable family feast.

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