Julie & Julia

Julie & Julia is a 2009 American comedy-drama film directed by Nora Ephron and produced by Nora Ephron, Lawrence Mark, Eric Steel and Amy Robinson.  The screenplay was written by Nora Ephron and is based on the books ‘My Life in France by Julia Child and Julie & Julia by Julie Powell.

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Rated:  PG-13 (movie contains brief strong language and sensuality)
Run Time:  1h 58min
Release Date:  August 7, 2009 (USA)
Genre:  Biography, Drama, Comedy, Romance
Director:  Nora Ephron
Studio:  Columbia Pictures




Julie & Julia stars Meryl Streep, Amy Adams, Stanley Tucci, Chris Messina, Linda Emond, Helen Carey, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Jane Lynch, Mary Kay Place and Dan Akyroyd.

Julie & Julia is the story of Julie Powell (Amy Adams) who is frustrated with her soul-killing job in a call center and decides that she needs something fulfilling and embarks on a daring project:  prepare all 524 recipes in Julia Childs’ landmark cookbook, “Mastering the Art of French Cooking” and report about it on her blog, the Julie/Julia Project.  Intertwined with Julie’s story is the true tale of how Julia Child (Meryl Streep) herself conquered French cuisine with passion, fearlessness and plenty of butter.

Movie Quotes

“You hungry?” – Julia Child
“No.” – Paul Child
“Good!” – Julia Child 
“Jules, you’re being a little over-competitive don’t you think?” – Paul Child
Well you should have seen the way those men looked at me! Like I was some frivolous housewife just looking for a way to kill time.” – Julia Child

“Miss Child, you have no real talent for cooking, but the Americans will never know the difference.” – Madame Brassart
“Blah, blah…” – Julia Child

“I could write a blog. I have thoughts.” – Julie Powell

Official Movie Trailer

Movie Stars

Meryl Streep as Julia Child

Amy Adams as Julie Powell

Stanley Tucci as Paul Child

Chris Messina as Eric Powell

Linda Emond as Simone Beck

Helen Carey as Louisette Bertholle

Mary Lynn Rajskub as Sarah

Jane Lynch as Dorothy McWilliams

Mary Kay Place as Voice of Julie’s Mom

Dan Akyroyd as Himself