R | | Drama, Romance
When tradition prevents her from marrying the man she loves, a young woman discovers she has a unique talent for cooking.
An aspiring filmmaker from Texas, who was not involved with the project, spent time on set, because he was in town shooting a small budget ($5,000) full-length feature film for the Spanish home video market. That young filmmaker was Robert Rodriguez, and the film was El Mariachi, which became a hit at Sundance and launched his career.
I'm about to go crazy. She has nobody to order around, so I get it all! And she even gives me advice. She says that disobedient women that leave their houses end up in the troubled waters of the lustful life.
Reflected in a window during a dolly shot as Tita leaves the table while everyone eats their cake.
Also, there was an European cut that is very similar to the international version because it was already color-corrected, but some scenes are extended. This European cut includes sex & nudity scenes.
$23,600 21 February 1993