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  1. A fresh meal for the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... in an era of high budgets and intense special effects. The film was directed, written, and stars non other than Jon Favreau who has directed such amazing films as "Swingers" and "Elf." But what is great to see is that even with all his success of ...

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  2. Favreau's 'Chef' back in theaters Aug. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    The film that likely launched a thousand hunts for Cuban sandwiches around the country when it was released in May will return to theaters Aug. 29. "Chef," in which Jon Favreau stars as a creatively stunted Los Angeles chef who regains his vigor via a Cuban-sandwich food truck, already has drawn nearly $30 million at the box office.

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  3. Food trucks become L.A. kingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | CNN

    Secret to success in the food truck biz? Have Sofia Vergara serve up the goods. With his 2014 film "Chef," Jon Favreau tracks a fictional food truck and its quick-tempered chef.

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  4. L.A.'s food trucks go HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | CNN

    Secret to success in the food truck biz? Have Sofia Vergara serve up the goods. With his 2014 film "Chef," Jon Favreau tracks a fictional food truck and its quick-tempered chef.

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  5. Jon Favreau: How food trucks became L.A. kingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | CNN

    Secret to success in the food truck biz? Have Sofia Vergara serve up the goods. With his 2014 film "Chef," Jon Favreau tracks a fictional food truck and its quick-tempered chef.

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  6. Hollywood Minute: Big Bang BucksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... of the most lovable characters. Bill Murrray will portray the lovable, good-humored, groove-loving bear Baloo in Jon Favreau's combination live-action and animated version of Rudyard Kipling's "The Jungle Book". According to people magazine, Jim ...

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  7. Bill Murray to voice Baloo in 'Jungle Book'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... MOST LOVABLE CHARACTERS. BILL MURRRAY WILL PORTRAY THE LOVABLE, GOOD-HUMORED, GROOVE-LOVING BEAR BALOO IN JON FAVREAU'S combination LIVE-ACTION and animated VERSION OF RUDYARD KIPLING'S "THE JUNGLE BOOK". THE ACTOR JOINS A-LISTERS LIKE ...

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  8. Bill Murray as BalooRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | The Age

    ... to life the big, bumbling bear professing a knowledge on the bare necessities of life, was welcomed by director Jon Favreau, who posted an Instagram of Baloo, saying: "Looks like we cast our Baloo. So we have that going for us. Which is nice. ...

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  9. How James Gunn Made the Funniest Marvel Movie YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | Film School Rejects

    ... in the movie's funny bone. Gunn has managed to top the comedy done by the likes of Joss Whedon, Shane Black and Jon Favreau in past Marvel movies, so when we spoke with him recently, we asked him how he'd pulled it off. With the galaxy guarding ...

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  10. a Movie Review of "the Chef" Starring Jon FavreauRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... ingredients, there's a good chance it could go very wrong. Well "The Chef", which was written by and starring Jon Favreau does throw together a plethora of genres and story lines into one big steaming pot but the result was a sort of inspirational ...

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  11. What To Expect From Peyton Reed's 'Ant-Man'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Film School Rejects

    ... all those movies. I don't think it's dissimilar about what's great - and what continues to be so great - about Jon Favreau, is that he's a master of tone. If you look at Elf it could've been a very shallow comedy, but it's a holiday classic now. We ...

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  12. 'Chef' director/writer/star Jon Favreau talks about social media and MarvelRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | Examiner.com

    After directing a string of big-budget films that include " Iron Man " and "Cowboys & Aliens," actor/director/writer Jon Favreau returns to his independent root with his latest movie, " Chef ."

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  13. Movie Review: 'Chef'Read the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The impressive thing about Jon Favreau movies is that he takes a relatively common subject like singledom in "Swingers" and Christmas in "Elf" and turns them into wholly relatable matters that prove both entertaining and full of emotion.

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  14. Six (3) reasons graduates need to watch and learn from 'Chef' + Blu-ray release date.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    With a personality as flavourful as his career, Jon Favreau has been a firm favourite for as long as I can remember.

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  15. 'PCU' 20 Years Later: 5 Ways The Film Predicted The FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    ... the country as a whole - 20 years after its release. "PCU," the cult classic college film starring Jeremy Piven, Jon Favreau and David Spade is the movie everyone's seen but no one talks about. That one friend who probably smoked too much dope in ...

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  16. 'Chef' director/writer/star Jon Favreau talks about social media and MarvelRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Examiner.com

    After directing a string of big-budget films that include " Iron Man " and "Cowboys & Aliens," actor/director/writer Jon Favreau returns to his independent root with his latest movie, " Chef ."

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  17. 'Transformers: Age Of Extinction' Is The Number One Movie Of The Year Whether You Like It Or NotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | Switched

    ... Green Goblin) and Paul Giamatti (as Rhino) joining Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone. Marc Webb is back to direct. Jon Favreau returns to his indie roots with this comedy-drama about a famous chef who rebuilds his life after a very public meltdown. ...

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  18. Top international films that haven't been released in India yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... Blunt) delivered this mind-boggling fare. By now, Hollywood clearly knows how to deal with aliens. Director: Jon Favreau. Cast: Jon Favreau, Sofa Vergara, Scarlett Johansson Lowdown: When the news broke out that Favreau was casting himself in this ...

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  19. Film ClipsRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... his creative integrity, a chef teams with his ex-wife and son to start his own food truck. Writer-director-actor Jon Favreau brings his A-game patter to this romp about an embattled Los Angeles chef, once celebrated, now in a rut, who has to take a ...

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  20. Chef is the Summer's First Sleeper HitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... involved in the film has had blockbuster attention in the past, especially as the film sees writer-director-star Jon Favreau reunited with his Iron Man cohorts Robert Downey Jr and Scarlett Johansson, plus top TV star Sofia Vergara, John Leguizamo ...

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