Foodies - movies about food

Start to grow an appetite for these exquisite movies... Not your average list of food related movies... (no "chocolat", "ratatouille" or "Woman on top") ;)
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1.
The Big Feast (1973)
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A group of men hire some prostitutes and go to a villa in the countryside. There, they engage in group sex and resolve to eat themselves to death. (130 mins.)
Director: Marco Ferreri
“ A French cult classic... Not for the easy offended but definitly worth watching ” - renottekristof
 
2.
Estomago: A Gastronomic Story (2007)
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In the great restaurant of life, there are those who eat and those who get eaten. Raimundo Nonato finds an alternative way... (113 mins.)
Director: Marcos Jorge
“ A modern fairytale about a cook that is using his talent in order to gain power, love and some fine pastries... ” - renottekristof
 
3.
Soul Kitchen (2009)
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In Hamburg, German-Greek chef Zinos unknowingly disturbs the peace in his locals-only restaurant by hiring a more talented chef. (99 mins.)
Director: Fatih Akin
“ A funny film about soulfood and the music that comes along with it... ” - renottekristof
 
4.
Mostly Martha (2001)
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When a headstrong chef takes charge of her equally stubborn 8-year-old niece, the tensions between them mount... until an Italian sous-chef arrives to lighten the mood. (109 mins.)
“ A very nice movie about a german cook and her new sous-chef, an Italian flamboyant chef. The original version of "No Reservations"... ” - renottekristof
 
5.
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)
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The wife of an abusive criminal finds solace in the arms of a kind regular guest in her husband's restaurant. (124 mins.)
Director: Peter Greenaway
“ If you know Peter Greenaway, you know what to expect from this decadent movie about sex, food and obsessions ” - renottekristof
 
6.
The Wing or Thigh? (1976)
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Charles Duchemin, a well-known gourmet and publisher of a famous restaurant guide, is waging a war against... (104 mins.)
Director: Claude Zidi
“ A French comedy about a food critic. Wonderfull classic movie with Louis de Funès ” - renottekristof
 
7.
El pollo, el pez y el cangrejo real (2008 Documentary)
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A documentary that chronicles Spanish master chef Jesus Almagro's preparation for the Bocuse d'Or, an international cooking contest.
“ A documentary about the most prestigious food contest in the world... ” - renottekristof
 
8.
Tapas (2005)
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The small, everyday stories of a group of neighbours who live in a suburb of Barcelona, and the little secrets that they hide. (94 mins.)
“ Follow the lives of some Spanish residents and their often funny struggles in life. ” - renottekristof
 
9.
Delicatessen (1991)
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Post-apocalyptic surrealist black comedy about the landlord of an apartment building who occasionally prepares a delicacy for his odd tenants. (99 mins.)
“ From the creators of "Amélie Poulain" comes this great dark Fairytale about a butcher ” - renottekristof
 
10.
The Green Butchers (2003)
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Svend and Bjarne work for a butcher in a small Danish town. Fed up with their boss' arrogance, they decide to start their own butcher shop... (100 mins.)
“ You will laugh till it hurts... Anders Thomas Jensen has done it again, a black comedy about two brothers and their butcher store. ” - renottekristof
 
11.
Eat Drink Man Woman (1994)
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A senior chef lives with his three grown daughters; the middle one finds her future plans affected by unexpected events and the life changes of the other household members. (124 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
“ Ang Lee’s sumptuous Taiwanese film details the life and work of a talented but intensely difficult chef, a widower named Mr. Chu who has lost the use of his taste buds. ” - renottekristof
 
12.
Babette's Feast (1987)
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In a remote 19th-century Danish village, two sisters lead a rigid life centered around their father... (102 mins.)
Director: Gabriel Axel