Chef, now playing in cinemas, is a real treat, from start to finish.
Dustin Hoffman is on the phone to his wife.
"Surprises," says Pauline Collins. "That's what I love about this business. Even at my age, you can get surprises."
Released in UK on Friday (26th November), The American brings George Clooney back to our screens in a stylish, if subdued, spy thriller.