Le Grand Chef 2: Kimchi Battle (2009)

  • Genres: Drama
  • Running Time: 119 min.
  • Directed by: Baek Dong-hoon
  • Starring: Kim Jung-eun, Jin Goo
Synopsis: The Korean president on a state visit to Japan gets involved in a heated debate over the origins of kimchi. The Japanese prime minister makes the bold claim that kimchi is an original Japanese dish, which sets off the Korean president. Upon returning home, the president sets upon a plan to promote kimchi to the world. A lady chef and her step-brother participate in a kimchi dish contest, both using their mother's kimchi recipe.
englishnews@chosun.com / Jan. 29, 2010 11:32 KST