King Georges Reviews

March 4, 2016
By patiently letting events play out past the easy and expected end-note, Frankel has fashioned a fine story out of what might have been merely a cautionary tale.
February 26, 2016
"King Georges" reminds us that a singular dining experience can often be the expression of a very singular personality, singular temperament, singular discipline.
February 26, 2016
The relationship between the young American and the old Frenchman is as rich as one of Perrier's sauces: the pupil and the teacher, the son and the father, the keen protg and the stubborn classicist.
February 25, 2016
[A] poignant, funny and well-seasoned portrait of autumnal fervor.
February 25, 2016
"King Georges" feels stretched into feature length, but its ending neatly portrays a man with a fierce personal code who seems to have accepted change.
February 25, 2016
Frankel has a fine eye for telling detail, and the result, while sentimental, is as irresistible as the dessert cart.
February 17, 2016
Erika Frankel's documentary is finally revealed to be a story of prolonged adjustment to retirement, and a poignant illustration of sublimated redemption.