Love, Charlie: The Rise and Fall of Chef Charlie Trotter

Rebecca Halpern I 2022 I 96 min I United States
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Showings

Manhasset Cinemas Mon, Oct 24 7:00 PM
Monday October 24
Film Info
Type of Film/Event:Feature Films
Films
Release Year:2022
Running Time:96 min
Production Country:United States
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Rebecca Halpern
Extra Search Properties
Date Search:October 24
Venue:Manhasset Cinemas

Description

In the 2000s, chef Charlie Trotter was the toast of Chicago, his eponymous restaurant one of the world’s top fine-dining destinations. A gastronomic revolutionary and a culinary bad-boy, Trotter paved the way for the likes of Anthony Bourdain and Gordon Ramsay, yet his tempestuous, competitive nature alienated many.


With never-before-seen archival material and new interviews with those who loved and loathed Trotter—who died from a stroke in 2013 at age 54—this absorbing, unvarnished profile chronicles the passions of a master chef and the consequences of pursuing perfection at all costs.