Movies like Cook-Off!

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Cook-Off! (2007)
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Cook-Off! (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Amateur 'chefs' from around the country compete for a million dollar prize in the ultimate food fight.
Style: captivating, culinary, exciting, feel good, entertaining
Plot: satire, cooking competition, competition, americana, chef, youth, kitchen, cooking and food, contests and competitions, ambition, teamwork, cook, lifestyle, rivalry, workplace, confrontation, colleague colleague relationship, meal, cookery, cook-off, friendship, food, swearing, job, cooking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Cook-Off!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, captivating and light films with plots about rivalry, friendship, ambition, youth, lifestyle, contests and competitions and friends mostly in Comedy, Drama and Musical genres. Some movies like Cook-Off!: The Kitchen: World Chef Battle (2017), Bagboy (2007), Today's Special (2009), Cook Up a Storm (2017), And the Winner Is... (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Kitchen: World Chef Battle (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Victor Barinov at the personal request of the Russian President will go to Sochi at the world championship for professional chefs and to prove that he and his team are the best in the world! The hard struggle for the title of winner of Operations ...
Style: entertaining, sincere, exciting, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: food, chef, kitchen, competition, cook, rivalry, friendship, couples, adventure, search, family relations, meal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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95%
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Bagboy (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A teenager enters the competitive world of grocery store bagging.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: rivalry, rise to the top, ambition, youth, teenage life, family relations, competition, fired from the job, grocery store, escapades, friendship, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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69%
Today's Special (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Young Manhattan chef Samir rediscovers his heritage and passion for life through the enchanting art of cooking Indian food.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: cooking and food, restaurant, family relations, self discovery, parents and children, workplace, lifestyle, love and romance, chef, family business, business card, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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66%
Cook Up a Storm (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Cantonese street cook and his chief rival, a French-trained Michelin-starred chef, discover they have a lot in common as they prepare for a world-famous culinary competition. An international culinary competition becomes a battleground between ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, captivating, humorous
Plot: contests and competitions, cooking competition, father son relationship, rivalry, cook-off, cookery, ambition, restaurant owner, unlikely friendships, against the odds, kitchen, relationships ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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And the Winner Is... (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Comedy - The hypocrisy lurking behind politics and small-town life is revealed in this sharp, hilarious satire that finds Centerville shaking up its mayoral election by forcing the candidates to participate in an "Election Pageant." Seven ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, feel good, realistic
Plot: politics, satire, americana, ambition, rise to the top, campaign, social decay, gender bending, social differences, transvestism, rivalry, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.5
 515
Closing Escrow (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three quirky families seeking to buy their next home collide when trying to purchase the same property. The bidding war tests the limits of their marriages and the resolve of their agents.
Style: humorous, cynical, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, eccentric family, family relations, social relations, ambition, satire, real estate, couples, marriage, contests and competitions, dead animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Duct Tape Forever (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an evil land baron's limo falls into a sinkhole outside Possum Lodge, lodge leader Red Green is ordered to pay the baron $10,000 or lose his beloved lodge forever. Red considers various money-making schemes concocted by his buddies, but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Plot: on the road, friendship, rivalry, contests and competitions, partners, ambition, nothing goes right, farce, save the day, journey, debt, contest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Never Been Thawed (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A hilarious mockumentary about the delicious hobby of frozen food collecting and Christian rock band, The Christers. The film follows the Mesa Frozen Entree Enthusiast's Club as they plan their first Frozen Entree Enthusiasts Convention.
Style: humorous, witty, cynical, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: lifestyle, ambition, rise to the top, friendship, disorder, rivalry, misfit, partners, nothing goes right, ego clash, desire for fame, satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Bait Shop (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Its Barbershop for Rednecks. Bill is a bait shop owner who has to make a balloon payment of $15,000 or else the bank will close his shop. Unable to make the payment from the proceeds of the shop, Bill must compete in the annual Bass Tournament, ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Plot: rivalry, save the day, workplace, bait, contests and competitions, family business, small town, working class, friends, store, ambition, fishing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Out on Parole (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: With one more day of parole left, J.T. vows to play by the book. But when he finds out his mom will lose their home unless they come up with a serious amount of money, J.T. takes a chance by entering a lowrider contest that violates his parole.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, semi serious ...
Plot: rivalry, contests and competitions, cons and scams, friends, warden, ambition, race against time, ex convict, save the day, parole, escapades, contest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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54%
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Pool Party (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It's your standard guy-fails-bar-exam-loses-girlfriend-works-for-a-lunatic-and-is-stalked-by-a-monkey-clown story ...with a twist.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: youth, boss and employee, farce, sexual relations, silly humor, couples, friends, workplace, lifestyle, pool party, rivalry, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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53%
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Pretty Bird (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A comic tale of three would-be entrepreneurs who set out to invent a rocket belt. The clash of their mismatched personalities soon dissolves the business into a morass of recriminations and retaliations, kidnapping, and murder in this parable of ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: americana, friendship, disorder, partners, dark humor, buddies, friends, desire for fame, unemployment, experimenting, profanity, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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A True Story (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mike and Matt own nothing and share everything, including their life's work, a screenplay, which seems to be their only escape from the harsh reality that is the Hollywood machine.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, biting ...
Audience: student film
Plot: friendship, ambition, friends, buddies, showbiz, hollywood, partners, writer's life, desire for fame, love, screenwriter, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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51%
Authors Anonymous (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a dysfunctional group of unpublished writers accept Hannah into their fold, the last thing they expect is her overnight success. Can these lovable misfits achieve their artistic dreams and avoid killing one another in the process?
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: rivalry, overnight success, writer's life, follow your dream, ambition, misfit, couples, friendship, hopes, social misfits, artists and showbiz, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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51%
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Carpool Guy (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Joel Goodman is a hotshot advertising executive angling for a promotion, but he feels stuck - not least of all in traffic. A seeming answer to his prayers comes in the form of a homeless man whom Joel pays to sit in his passenger seat so he can use ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: office, rivalry, odd couple, workplace, workplace intrigue, power relations, traffic jam, rich and poor, ambition, lifestyle change, friendship, advertising executive ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Super Sweet 16: The Movie (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, rivalry, high school, friends, contests and competitions, birthday party, ambition, lifestyle, teenage life, youth, couples, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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50%
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Stuntmen (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the industry's two biggest stuntmen are nominated for Stuntman of the Year, an over-ambitious documentarian reignites a dormant rivalry between the two men that results in an all out press war.
Style: rough, realistic, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Plot: stuntman, contests and competitions, actor's life, rivalry, filmmaking, hollywood, artists and showbiz, rise to the top, ambition, downfall, celebrity culture, showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.3
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We the Party (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, five high-school friends deal with romance, money, prom, college, sex, bullies, Facebook, fitting in, standing out, and finding themselves.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friendship, dating, prom, teenage love, youth, hip hop, lifestyle, society, coming of age, friends, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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49%
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The Slammin' Salmon (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The brutal former heavyweight boxing champion Cleon "Slammin'" Salmon (Duncan), now owner of a Miami restaurant, institutes a competition to see which waiter can earn the most money in one night: the winner stands to gain $10,000, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, witty, light ...
Plot: restaurant, farce, cooking and food, power relations, workplace, boss and employee, obnoxious boss, rivalry, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, chef, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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A Beer Tale (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A coming of age romantic comedy centered around the lives of twin brothers Luke and Corey Frankenstein in the pivotal months following college graduation. Orphaned at the age of five, the brothers inherited their family brewery and were left in the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, family business, youth, twins, family relations, love and romance, beer, rivalry, friendship, couples, fall in love, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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49%
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Life's a Beach (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Darren gets stood up on the day of his wedding and uses his vacation tickets with his best friend, RJ, to spend his "honeymoon" at a Club Med-style resort.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: resort, couples, disorder, friends, fall in love, youth, looking for sex, island, beach, lifestyle, buddies, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Flying Scissors (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Comedy starring Mason Pettit, Matthew Arkin, Devin Ratray
Style: not serious, realistic, witty, humorous, offbeat
Plot: ambition, rivalry, lifestyle, uninhibited rivalry, silly humor, contests and competitions, rock paper scissors, museum, steroids, feminist
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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48%
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Camp Takota (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: With her personal and professional life in shambles, Elise ends up having to take a job as a counselor at her old summer camp. There, she reunites with two estranged friends who attended camp and never left. When the future of the camp is put in ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, sincere, feel good ...
Plot: summer camp, friendship, save the day, reunion, youth, instructor, fired from the job, rivalry, camp, family, strong female presence, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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48%
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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48%
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Whites (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Whites was a BBC sitcom, written by Oliver Lansley and Matt King, directed by David Kerr, and starring Alan Davies as the executive chef at a country house hotel. BBC Two gave the go ahead for the show to go into production in August 2009 with the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, captivating, light ...
Plot: cooking and food, chef, british humour, workplace situations, workplace, lifestyle, kitchen, restaurant, friendship, rivalry, society, waiter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Freak Dance (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A spoiled rich girl who wants to be a dancer finds herself caught into between two rival dance groups set to do battle at an underground competition.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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47%
Gym Teacher: The Movie (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Dave Stweie was America's hope for the gold in the 1988 Seoul Games.... until he ran face first into the vault. After Suffering humiliation on a global scale, Dave eventually faded into obscurity and became a gym teacher. A gym teacher with the ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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46%
The Kitchen. War for the hotel (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, semi serious, light ...
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Time: contemporary
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46%
Where's the Money (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A quick witted young man from the streets of South Central must rush a lily-white USC fraternity to recover a stash of stolen money.
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, light, sincere ...
Audience: teens, date night
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Costa Rican Summer (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A titillating teen comedy, a young surfer and his friends head to Costa Rica to save his beautiful aunt's beach motel, resurrect an old surf champion and find enough waves and women to make for a totally tasty time.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, not serious ...
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Plot: beach, youth, friends, teenage life, lifestyle, surfer, sexuality, friendship, looking for sex, couples, hotel, love and romance ...
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46%