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Movie Review : East Side Sushi

Title : East Side Sushi
Language : English
Year : 2014
Director : Anthony Lucero
Genre : Drama
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Lead Role : Diana Elizabeth Torres, Yutaka Takeuchi, Rodrigo Duarte Clark

Are you a food lover? Do you like trying out exotic food from exotic places? Then, you are gonna love this film.

Do you watch those small, less-noticed, colorful, feel good movies? Then, you are gonna love this film.

East Side Sushi tells the tale of Juana Martinez, a Mexican woman who quits being a fruit cart vendor, try out many other jobs, and finally become what her heart wanted - a sushi chef. Her path was not easy a bit. She had to convince a hell lot of people, starting from her family, and had to wage her battles over notions that some jobs are gender specific. Well, one could say the movie belongs to the English Vinglish family.

East Side Sushi is one such movie which let the smile on your lips in tact throughout. I have never had any cuisine even remotely related to Japanese, but I felt like wanting to try out sushi, and nigiri, and all those stuff...:)

Diana Elizabeth, who played the lead role of Juana, was a delight to watch on screen.



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