9.5/10
33
5 user 2 critic

42 Grams (2017)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Biography, Drama | 8 October 2017 (USA)
42 Grams is an intimate portrait of how chef Jake Bickelhaupt evolved from running an illegal restaurant out of his home to being a culinary celebrity in less than a year and the toll it takes on his personal life.

Director:

Writer:

Reviews

Watch Now

From $3.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Price I (2017)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A young Nigerian-American financier struggles with love, family, and a prescription drug dependency as his ambitions steer him down a criminal path.

Director: Anthony Onah
Stars: Lucy Griffiths, Peter Vack, Aml Ameen
No Greater Love I (2015)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

No Greater Love explores a combat deployment through the eyes of an Army chaplain, as he and his men fight their way through a hellish tour in one of the most dangerous places in Afghanistan and then as they struggle to reintegrate home.

Director: Justin Roberts
Biography | Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A young Jeffrey Dahmer struggles to belong in high school.

Director: Marc Meyers
Stars: Ross Lynch, Alex Wolff, Anne Heche
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

On January 16,1979, the then Shah of Iran, left Iran commencing what became a 19-month odyssey to exile in Egypt, Morocco, Bahamas, Mexico, US, Panama, and back to Egypt again where he ... See full summary »

Director: Bobak Kalhor
Open Tables (2015)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Within the walls of the trendiest Chicago restaurants, behind the closed doors of private dinner parties, and on the banks of the Seine in Paris, OPEN TABLES explores true love, love lost and the importance of a good main course.

Director: Jack C. Newell
Stars: Bill Arnett, Desmin Borges, Bethany Cofer
Documentary | Comedy | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A seriously-funny and wickedly-subversive look at the role of comedy in examining the pressures on women to be attractive and society's desire and shame relationship with plastic surgery.

Director: Joan Kron
Stars: Emily Askin, Jacque Lynn Foltyn, Judy Gold
The Work (2017)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Set inside a single room in Folsom Prison, three men from the outside participate in a four-day group-therapy retreat with a group of incarcerated men for a real look at the challenges of rehabilitation.

Directors: Jairus McLeary, Gethin Aldous
Stars: Brian, Vegas, Charles
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Acclaimed filmmaker Pat Collins brings the dramatic life story of legendary seannós singer Joe Heaney to the screen in THE SONG IN GRANITE, an audacious exploration of the man and his music... See full summary »

Director: Pat Collins
Stars: Michael O'Chonfhlaola, Macdara Ó Fátharta, Leni Parker
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Rebels on Pointe is the first-ever, cinéma vérité documentary film celebrating Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo -- the all male, drag ballet company founded over 40 years ago on the ... See full summary »

Director: Bobbi Jo Hart
Chavela (2017)
Documentary | Biography | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Through its lyrical structure, Chavela will take viewers on an evocative, thought-provoking journey through the iconoclastic life of game-changing artist Chavela Vargas. Centered around ... See full summary »

Directors: Catherine Gund, Daresha Kyi
Stars: Pedro Almodóvar, Elena Benarroch, Miguel Bosé
PACmen (2017)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

This observational documentary follows the men behind the Super-PACs that persuaded Dr Ben Carson to run for President. Believing Carson can save the Republican Party, they successfully ... See full summary »

Director: Luke Walker
Lemon (2017)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A man watches his life unravel after he is left by his girlfriend of 10 years.

Director: Janicza Bravo
Stars: Inger Tudor, Brett Gelman, Judy Greer
Edit

Storyline

42 Grams is an intimate portrait of how chef Jake Bickelhaupt evolved from running an illegal restaurant out of his home to being a culinary celebrity in less than a year and the toll it takes on his personal life.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The Evolution of a Chef


Certificate:

Not Rated
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

8 October 2017 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Courses  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
This documentary follows a chef and his wife as they make a name for their fine dining restaurant, 42 Grams.
14 November 2017 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a documentary definitely worth watching. I was so pleasantly surprised by all the humor in it!! The people on screen are so compelling to watch, and the food looks so good! Make sure you have plenty of snacks on hand while watching. You're going to want them. It can be tough picking docs to watch, but this is one definitely worth the investment.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page