Tag: food

Eating (1990) 6

Eating (1990)

At a spacious house in Los Angeles, Helene is turning 40-years old and her friends whom include French filmmaker Martine, house guest Sophie, and Lydia throw her a party. But also there is Kate a friend turning 30, and S...

Hunger (1966) 7.8

Hunger (1966)

In 1890, Pontus, the starving writer, wanders the streets of Christiania, in search of love and a chance to get his work published. All he meets is defeat and suffering while his sense of reality is withering. One moment...

The Last Shift (2020) 5.9

The Last Shift (2020)

Stanley's last shift at his fast food job takes an unexpected turn....

Merci Bocuse (2019) 6.7

Merci Bocuse (2019)

A young and ambitious team of chefs face the life-changing challenges of competing in the world's most prestigious culinary competition.::Andrew Wright...

Bao (2018) 7.5

Bao (2018)

A Chinese-Canadian woman suffering from empty nest syndrome gets a second shot at motherhood when one of her handmade dumplings comes alive.::Stardust...

Bridesmaids (2011) 6.8

Bridesmaids (2011)

Annie (Kristen Wiig), is a maid of honor whose life unravels as she leads her best friend, Lillian (Maya Rudolph), and a group of colorful bridesmaids (Rose Byrne, Melissa McCarthy, Wendi McLendon-Covey and Ellie Kemper)...

Letters to Juliet (2010) 6.5

Letters to Juliet (2010)

An American girl on vacation in Italy finds an unanswered "letter to Juliet" -- one of thousands of missives left at the fictional lover's Verona courtyard, which are typically answered by the "secretaries of Juliet" -- ...

Tortilla Soup (2001) 6.7

Tortilla Soup (2001)

Retired Mexican-American chef Martin Naranjo (Hector Elizondo) shares a Los Angeles, California house with his three gorgeous, but single, adult daughters. Though he long ago lost his ability to taste, Martin still lives...

Nose to Tail (2018) 5.8

Nose to Tail (2018)

Nose to Tail stars Aaron Abrams (Hannibal, Blindspot) as a talented but abrasive chef struggling mightily with his personal demons and the relentless pressures of running a high-end restaurant. Over the course of one fra...

The Catered Affair (1956) 7.5

The Catered Affair (1956)

At breakfast, Jane announces that she and Ralph are getting married the next week. All Jane and Ralph want is a small wedding with the immediate family and no reception, because Jane's parents are poor and Jane and Ralph...

He Died with a Felafel in His Hand (2001) 7.1

He Died with a Felafel in His Hand (2001)

A search for love, meaning and bathroom solitude. Danny goes through a series of shared housing experiences in a succession of cities on the east coast of Australia. Together these vignettes form a narrative that is surp...

The Thing Called Love (1993) 6.4

The Thing Called Love (1993)

Miranda Presley moves from New York to Nashville to become a song writer. At an unsuccessful audition she meets James Wright a promising newcomer. After only a few days they marry, head over heels, but start to regret it...

American Boy: A Profile of – Steven Prince (1978) 7.3

American Boy: A Profile of – Steven Prince (1978)

Director Martin Scorsese talks to actor Steven Prince about his past. As the night goes on, Prince reveals some very amusing and moving stories of his experiences with drugs and violence....

To the Ends of the Earth (2019) 6.4

To the Ends of the Earth (2019)

In this co-production between Japan and Uzbekistan on the twenty-fifth anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. Yoko a travelling reporter for a Japanese TV variety program who ...

The Wing or The Thigh? (1976) 7.2

The Wing or The Thigh? (1976)

Charles Duchemin, a well-known gourmet and the publisher of a famous restaurant guide, is waging a war against fast-food entrepreneur Tricatel to save the French art of cooking. After having agreed to appear on a talk sh...

Ravening (2019) 8.3

Ravening (2019)

Nirmali, a married Paediatrician in her late 30s, leads a peaceful but joyless domestic existence in Guwahati, Assam. Her husband, a senior Doctor, spends most of his time doing relief work in surrounding areas, leaving ...

In the Beginning There Was Light (2010) 6.3

In the Beginning There Was Light (2010)

In the Beginning there was Light tells about the phenomenon "light nourishment", the incredible claim that there are individuals who neither eat nor drink.::Allegro Film...

“Diners, Drive-ins and Dives” (2006) 7.3

“Diners, Drive-ins and Dives” (2006)

Food Network's Guy Fieri rolls out to visit America's favorite diners, drive-ins and dives, interviewing the owners of the food establishments and samples the items on their menus.::Anonymous...

“The Pioneer Woman” (2011) 6.1

“The Pioneer Woman” (2011)

Ree Drummond, a city gal-turned-rancher's wife, creates down-home dishes on her picturesque Oklahoma ranch.::Erik Kirchner...

The Perfect Human Diet (2012) 6.4

The Perfect Human Diet (2012)

The Perfect Human Diet is the unprecedented global exploration for a solution to our epidemic of overweight, obesity and diet-related diseases - the #1 killer in America. This film, by broadcast journalist C.J. Hunt, byp...

“Man v. Food” (2008) 7.3

“Man v. Food” (2008)

Host Adam Richman (and subsequently Casey Webb) travels around the U.S., taking on a variety of local eating challenges involving meal size, spiciness and other daunting factors.::scgary66 (updated by Anonymous)...

42 Grams-2017 7.1

42 Grams-2017

42 Grams is an intimate portrait of how chef Jake Bickelhaupt evolved from running an illegal restaurant out of his home to being a culinary celebrity in less than a year and the toll it takes on his personal life....

Out in the Open-2019 6.8

Out in the Open-2019

1946. In a remote and undetermined corner of Andalucía (south to Spain), a nameless child, "Kid", escapes from the house of Capataz, the cruel and abusive landholder of the zone who imposes his personal law with fear, ra...

Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret-2014 8.3

Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret-2014

The World's largest environmental organizations are failing to address the single most destructive force facing the planet today. Follow the shocking, yet humorous, journey of an aspiring environmentalist, as he daringly...

The Green Butchers-2003 7.3

The Green Butchers-2003

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. After dismal beginnings, an unfortunate accident happens which coincides with a ...

In Defense of Food-2015 7.7

In Defense of Food-2015

In Defense of Food tackles a question more and more people around the world have been asking: What should I eat to be healthy? Based on award-winning journalist Michael Pollan's best-selling book, the program explores ho...

Truck Farm-2011 7.4

Truck Farm-2011

'Truck Farm' is a whimsical, musically-narrated, documentary film about urban agriculture. Filmmaker Ian Cheney (KING CORN, THE GREENING OF SOUTHIE, THE CITY DARK) planted a 1/1000th-acre farm in the back of his 1986 Dod...

Pokémon the Movie 2000-1999 6.1

Pokémon the Movie 2000-1999

An evil genius in a flying fortress is trying to kidnap the birds of the fire, ice, and lightning islands in hopes of luring the sea power, Lugia, and controlling the world. Ash and his friends, in the process of carryin...

Dinner with Friends-2001 6.2

Dinner with Friends-2001

This candid, often-funny drama explores the bittersweet side of friendship through the eyes of two best-friend married couples. Invited to dinner at the suburban home of husband-and-wife food critics Gabe and Karen, Beth...

The Chinese Feast-1995 6.9

The Chinese Feast-1995

Kit is a gangster looking to start a new life as a chef in Canada, so he can be closer to his girlfriend. But in his struggle to learn the fine art of cuisine, he runs across a red-headed beauty who will change his plans...

Fix-2008 6.2

Fix-2008

FIX takes you from Beverly Hills to Watts, and places in between, in one day, as documentary filmmakers Bella and Milo race to get Milo's brother Leo from jail to rehab before 8pm, or Leo goes to prison for three years. ...

The Royal Hibiscus Hotel-2017 6.3

The Royal Hibiscus Hotel-2017

A disillusioned London chef visits Nigeria and struggles with her matchmaking mother and restoring the family's rundown hotel. She's heartbroken when she discovers the man she loves is buying it....

Tampopo-1985 7.9

Tampopo-1985

In this humorous paean to the joys of food, the main story is about trucker Goro, who rides into town like a modern Shane to help Tampopo set up the perfect noodle soup restaurant. Woven into this main story are a number...

Chef-2014 7.3

Chef-2014

Carl Casper is an acclaimed chef with a family life that seems as decaying as his artistic freedom. Those frustrations boil over into a raucous viral-videoed public confrontation against a restaurant critic who panned hi...

Survival Family-2016 7.2

Survival Family-2016

When a blackout occurs an ordinary family in Tokyo believes power would be restored shortly. As the lack of power persists and all sources of energy show no sign of returning to functionality the family heads out south t...

Last Holiday-2006 6.4

Last Holiday-2006

In morte veritas. Georgia Byrd clerks at a New Orleans department store. She defers pleasure: cooks gourmet meals, eats Lean Cuisine; likes a co-worker in silence; has savings, but hasn't left Louisiana. All that changes...

GMO OMG-2013 6.5

GMO OMG-2013

Today in the United States, by the simple acts of feeding ourselves, we are unwittingly participating in the largest experiment ever conducted on human beings. Each of us unknowingly consumes genetically engineered food ...

At Any Price-2012 5.6

At Any Price-2012

In the competitive world of modern agriculture, ambitious Henry Whipple wants his rebellious son Dean to help expand his family's farming empire. However, Dean has his sights set on becoming a professional race car drive...

Orphans-1998 7

Orphans-1998

I quattro figli della signora Flynn si riuniscono a Glasgow, nella casa materna, in occasione dei funerali della madre, morta di recente. L'indomani mattina ci sarà la cerimonia funebre e, mentre un violento temporale si...

Bitter Feast-2010 5.3

Bitter Feast-2010

A celebrity chef exacts revenge on a food blogger who torpedoes his career.::Anonymous...