• A Matter of Size (2009)

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A Matter of Size

Release Date: April 19th, 2009

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 32 min

Plot Summary

After losing his job at a salad bar because of his weight, Herzl (Itzik Cohen), a morbidly obese Israeli, finds new employment washing dishes safely out of view from patrons in the kitchen of a Japanese restaurant. When Herzl's coworkers and new boss, Kitano (Togo Igawa), introduce him to sumo wrestling, he realizes he has found his calling. Energized, Herzl orchestrates a mutiny among the miserable ranks of a local weight-loss boot camp to recruit members for his own sumo wrestling club.

Cast: Itzik Cohen, Togo Igawa, Dvir Benedek, Alon Dahan, Shmulik Cohen, Irit Kaplan, Levana Finkelstein

Director: Sharon Maymon , Erez Tadmor

Genres: Comedy drama

Keywords: Hilarious , Love , Heartwarming , Offbeat , Rise , Transformation , Best friend , Friendship , 2000s , Quest , Mother