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The Ramen Girl (2008)

PG-13
102 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

An American woman is stranded in Tokyo after breaking up with her boyfriend. Searching for direction in life, she trains to be a râmen chef under a tyrannical Japanese master.
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Writer
Becca Topol (screenplay)
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Updated Feb 22, 2008

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May 26, 2009 (United States)

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6.3 / 10 | 8,083 votes