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1 hr. 23 min.

Plot Summary
This documentary examining the food business in New York City pairs a tale about two aspiring restaurant owners with profiles of people who've already made it in the industry. A pair of pals from Minnesota move to Brooklyn, N.Y., and director Kate Novack follows their quest to find a niche for their eatery. This story is supplemented by Novack's chats with local star restaurateurs like Danny Meyer, Daniel Boulud, Jean-Georges Vongerichten and Keith McNally.

Cast: Daniel Boulud , Rocco DiSpirito , Sirio Maccioni , Keith McNally , Danny Meyer , Drew Nieporent , Bill Phelps , Ruth Reichl

Directors: Kate Novack , Andrew Rossi

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Arrow Releasing Inc.

Eat This New York (2002)

Release Date: January 30th, 2004|1 hr. 23 min.

critic reviews (10)
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  • 63
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    An excellent idea that never quite pans out. show more

  • 50
    Megan Lehmann New York Post

    Seem to have spliced together two different concepts which, on paper, may have seemed complementary but wind up giving the film a schizophrenic feel. show more

  • 50
    Janice Page Boston Globe

    So, how's the food? The camera never even goes up close. That's the kind of restaurant documentary this is. show more

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