For the foodie at heart from director Lasse Hallström and DreamWorks Studios comes the tale that begins with the first step toward THE HUNDRED-FOOT JOURNEY.
This film begins in India as the Kadam family led by Papa Kadam (Om Puri) leaves their country to start over. Along with Hassan (Manish Dayla) who was taught by his mother to cook, Mansur (Amit Shah), Mahira (Farzana Dua Elahe), Mukthar (Dillon Mitra) and Aisha (Aria Pandya), the family unexpectedly stops in France.
While waiting for car repairs, Papa spots a vacant restaurant and he embraces a dream, to open Maison Mumbai. Not please would be Madame Mallory (Helen Mirren) who is directly across the street not one hundred yards apart. Immediately she digs in to stop them and Papa digs in deeper!
What neither of them sees happening is that Marguerite (Charlotte Le Bon) is Madam’s souse chef likes Hassan! The two become close as she see’s something special in the way Hassan wants to learn.