• 2000
  • 121 min
  • UK, USA
  • comedy, drama, romance

A fable of emotional liberation and chocolate. A mother and daughter move to a small French town where they open a chocolate shop. The town, religious and morally strict, is against them as they represent free-thinking and indulgence. When a group of Boat Gypsies float down the river the prejudices of the Mayor leads to a crisis.

Director: Lasse Hallström

Screenwriters: Robert Nelson Jacobs, Joanne Harris

Stars: Juliette Binoche, Alfred Molina, Johnny Depp

Chocolat is a charmingly light-hearted fable with a lovely performance by Binoche.

Main Cast


Producer: David Brown, Mark Cooper, Kit Golden, Leslie Holleran

Editor: Andrew Mondshein

Casting: Kerry Barden, Billy Hopkins, Suzanne Smith

Director Of Photography: Roger Pratt

Original Music Composer: Rachel Portman

Costume Design: Renee Ehrlich Kalfus

Executive Producer: Alan C. Blomquist, Meryl Poster, Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein

Production Design: David Gropman


Tagline: ...and the world is still indulging!

Genres: comedy, drama, romance


Year: 2000

Runtime: 121 min

Country: UK, USA

Language: French, English

Color: Color

Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1