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Bitter Feast -- Peter Grey, a zealous television chef, kidnaps J.T. Franks, a snarky food blogger after a nasty review deals the final blow to Grey's plummeting career. Grey keeps Franks chained up in a basement, presenting him with a series of deceptively simple food challenges and punishing him for anything less than perfection. BITTER FEAST is an exploration of the creative impulse gone tragically awry.
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Writer:
Joe Maggio (screenplay)
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A celebrity chef exacts revenge on a food blogger who torpedoes his career. | Add synopsis »
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Refreshing horror movie See more (19 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

James Le Gros ... Peter Grey (as James LeGros)

Joshua Leonard ... JT Franks

Amy Seimetz ... Katherine Franks

Larry Fessenden ... William Coley

Megan Hilty ... Peg

John Speredakos ... Phil

Mario Batali ... Gordon
Tobias Campbell ... Young Peter
Owen Campbell ... Johnny
Lisa Golub ... Waitress
Andrea Kennedy ... Restaurant Hostess
Sean Reid ... Co-Worker
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Adam Bertocci ... Cooking Show Audience

Jessie Coleman ... TV Reporter
Paula El Sherif ... Cooking Show Guest

Allie Nelson ... Fan Girl At Bookstore
Graham Reznick ... Local Newscaster

Directed by
Joe Maggio 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Joe Maggio  screenplay

Produced by
Hamza Ali .... executive producer
Malik B. Ali .... executive producer
Derek Curl .... producer
Larry Fessenden .... producer
Jacob Jaffke .... line producer
Brent Kunkle .... producer
Greg Newman .... executive producer
Peter Phok .... producer
 
Original Music by
Jeff Grace 
 
Cinematography by
Michael McDonough 
 
Film Editing by
Seth Anderson 
 
Casting by
Kathleen Backel 
Antonia Dauphin 
 
Production Design by
Beck Underwood 
 
Art Direction by
Lisa Myers 
 
Costume Design by
Elisabeth Vastola  (as Liz Vastola)
 
Makeup Department
Ivy Ermert .... key hair stylist
Ivy Ermert .... key makeup artist
Brenna McGuire .... makeup artist
Brian Spears .... special makeup effects artist
 
Production Management
Jacob Jaffke .... production manager
 
Art Department
Shawn Annabel .... property master
 
Sound Department
Kate Driscoll .... boom operator
Tom Efinger .... sound re-recording mixer
Tom Efinger .... sound supervisor
Eric Gitelson .... adr engineer
Eric Gitelson .... foley engineer
Allison Jackson .... sound mixer
John Moros .... dialogue editor
Derek Morse .... additional sound
Vincent Rella .... additional boom operator
Graham Reznick .... sound designer
Jeff Seelye .... sound editor
 
Visual Effects by
Neal Jonas .... visual effects supervisor
 
Stunts
Douglas Mayer .... stunts
John Schuman .... stunt coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Eric Branco .... camera operator
Eric Branco .... director of photography: second unit
Bahram Foroughi .... still photographer
Shandor Garrison .... second assistant camera
Adam Raia .... camera operator
Brandon Taylor .... gaffer
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Ramsey Scott .... costume assistant
 
Editorial Department
Milan Boncich .... colorist
 
Other crew
Nick French .... production assistant
Douglas Mayer .... assistant armorer
Nicole Mikuzis .... brand manager
John Schuman .... senior armorer
Lisa Wisely .... business affairs: Glass Eye Pix
Annie Jeeves .... publicist (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Jack Fessenden .... special thanks
 

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Continuity: Near the end when being hunted in the woods, he is running in a stream his directions changes from up to down stream several times.See more »
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2 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
Refreshing horror movie, 6 June 2012
Author: scoup from United States

It's nice to see a horror movie that is not a hollowed out skeleton of mass produced clichés; and how many can boast Mario Batali as a cast member (I'm not saying he was awesome).

James LeGros had his acting mojo going on many years ago. If he was in it then I was fairly confident that I would like the movie or could at the very least depend on a good performance from him. Somewhere along, he seemed to have hit a rough patch and each movie was a crap shoot.

I am happy to say that he is back. I had a warm fuzzy feeling in a cold bloody horror movie.

Bitter Feast is more psychological than the average horror flick, but it has nice undercurrents and satirical commentary on society today.

It's a good day when you turn off the movie and wonder if you can find another one just like it...not perfection, but very satisfying.

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