The Mistress of Spices (2006)

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  • Die Hüterin Der Gewürze Alternative


Tilo runs a spice shop in California, but is also a "mistress of spices" which means that she has the gift of reading her customers and giving them different spices to fit with their needs and desires. It also means that she has to follow certain rules, which include not touching others and loving only the spices. When she encounters the good-looking American Doug and begins to have feelings for him, which leads to her breaking the rules. This leads to the spices she has distributed to people not doing what they were supposed to and actually worsening peoples' lives. Tilo is then torn between adherence to the traditional ways and remaining a "mistress of spices" and giving up everything for love of Doug.

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