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, exciting, feel good, entertaining
Plot: satire, cooking competition, competition, americana, chef, youth, kitchen, cooking and food, contests and competitions, culinary, ambition, cooking, teamwork, cook, lifestyle, rivalry, workplace, confrontation, colleague colleague relationship, meal, cookery, cook-off, friendship, food, swearing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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, friends and contests and competitions mostly in Comedy, Musical and Romance genres. Some movies like Cook-Off!: The Kitchen: World Chef Battle (2017), Bagboy (2007), Today's Special (2009), And the Winner Is... (2009), Closing Escrow (2007). 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, captivating, exciting, sincere, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: kitchen, chef, food, competition, cook, friendship, rivalry, family relations, adventure, couples, search, meal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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95%
 4.5
 738
Bagboy (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A teenager enters the competitive world of grocery store bagging.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: rise to the top, rivalry, ambition, youth, family relations, teenage life, competition, grocery store, fired from the job, escapades, friendship, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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73%
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, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: restaurant, family relations, parents and children, self discovery, workplace, cooking and food, lifestyle, love and romance, chef, family business, business card, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: satire, politics, americana, ambition, rise to the top, rivalry, society, social differences, lifestyle, transvestism, campaign, gender bending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Movie in collections
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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: rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, eccentric family, satire, ambition, family relations, social relations, real estate, couples, marriage, contests and competitions, racism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.0
 1K
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, dark humor, humorous, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: disorder, americana, friendship, friends, desire for fame, partners, buddies, unemployment, nasa, profanity, experimenting, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, entertaining, light, semi serious ...
Plot: rivalry, contests and competitions, cons and scams, friends, race against time, ambition, warden, ex convict, save the day, contest, parole, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 625
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: realistic, rough, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: stuntman, contests and competitions, rivalry, actor's life, downfall, artists and showbiz, rise to the top, filmmaking, hollywood, ambition, celebrity culture, showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 825
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, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: boss and employee, youth, friends, couples, farce, workplace, silly humor, lifestyle, sexual relations, pool party, rivalry, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.1
 182
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, realistic ...
Plot: office, workplace, odd couple, rivalry, workplace intrigue, traffic jam, ambition, power relations, rich and poor, homeless, lifestyle change, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, follow your dream, writer's life, misfit, ambition, couples, friendship, artists and showbiz, blind ambition, society, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.2
 766
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, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, high school, dating, prom, teenage love, youth, hip hop, society, lifestyle, coming of age, teenage life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Slammin' Salmon (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 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, feel good, not serious, witty, light ...
Plot: restaurant, farce, boss and employee, workplace, cooking and food, power relations, workplace situations, workplace intrigue, rivalry, obnoxious boss, chef, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.4
 189
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, captivating, feel good, light, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, family business, twins, youth, family relations, love and romance, beer, rivalry, friendship, couples, siblings relations, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, clever, not serious ...
Plot: disorder, friends, religions or cults, twentysomething life, cooking and food, ambition, cafe, lifestyle, misfit, satire, stash, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.1
 140
Herpes Boy (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A social outcast with a facial birthmark finds his world flipped upside down after he posts videos of his quirky life onto the Internet and becomes an unwilling cyber-celebrity.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: overnight success, ambition, misfit, viral video, youth, computers and web, dull life, family relations, suburbs, celebrity culture, internet video, internet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 4K
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, feel good, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: summer camp, save the day, friendship, reunion, instructor, youth, fired from the job, rivalry, adulthood, camp, strong female presence, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Super Sweet 16: The Movie (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, friends, contests and competitions, high school, rivalry, blind ambition, siblings relations, ambition, couples, best friends, high school life, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 932
Hollidaysburg (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Home for Thanksgiving break after their first semester at college, five friends discover just how much things change (and don't) after high school.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, friends, youth, homecoming, reunion, society, college, small town, small town life, female director, film starts with sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.6
 1K
Whites (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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, light, captivating ...
Plot: cooking and food, chef, workplace situations, workplace, lifestyle, kitchen, british humour, restaurant, friendship, rivalry, society, waiter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.7
 311
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
Plot: rivalry, youth, artists and showbiz, dancer's life, lifestyle, competition, choreography, dance contest, friendship, silly humor, friends, parody ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.7
 3K
Take the 10 (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A day in the life of two best friends, a drug dealer, and a store manager collide at a hip-hop concert in the Inland Empire.
Style: feel good, humorous, sincere, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: hip hop, drug dealer, crimes, friendship, friends, youth, adventure, escapades, society, rivalry, happy ending, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: sincere, humorous, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: youth, adventure, escapades, adaptation, society, friendship, rivalry, greed, danger, crimes, urban ghetto, fraternity
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, realistic ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: beach, friends, youth, teenage life, lifestyle, surfer, sexuality, couples, looking for sex, friendship, hotel, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: costa rica, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Pumpkin Pie Wars (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Competing bakery owners, Faye McKenzie and Lydia Harper have been feuding for years with the Lake Shore County Harvest Festival’s annual pumpkin pie bake-off at the center of it all. The winner not only gets bragging rights and a trophy, but a ...
Style: romantic, romanticism, sweet, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: contest, cooking competition, cook-off, cheating girlfriend, cake, baking, feud, cooking, kitchen, competitor, humour, girlfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Santa Claus Gang (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On christmas eve, three friends dressed as Santa Clauses, are arrested for attempted robbery and taken to police station, suspected to be group of thieves known as "The Santa Claus Gang". While trying to prove their innocence, the three ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Plot: false accusation, law enforcement, buddies, comedy of errors, ambition, police station, nothing goes right, heist, friendship, rivalry, couples, false arrest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Plot: redemption, coming of age, rivalry, school, power relations, storage unit, athlete's life, contests and competitions, hopes, teachers and students, hardcase students, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.5
 474
Bad Parents (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A suburban mom relives her season with the soccer obsessed sports parents whose outrageous "win at all costs" behavior spirals out of control.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: soccer, family relations, eccentric family, obsession, sport, parents and children, rivalry, youth, sport team, athlete and trainer, suburbs, satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Kicking the Dog (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Twelve friends spend one last great summer together, partying and reminiscing, ultimately realizing they will soon go their separate ways in life
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: college, friendship, dog, teenage life, youth, buddies, partners, lifestyle, party, coming of age, friends, nightlife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Flying Scissors (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Comedy starring Mason Pettit, Matthew Arkin, Devin Ratray
Style: offbeat, humorous, witty, realistic, not serious
Plot: silly humor, rivalry, lifestyle, ambition, uninhibited rivalry, contests and competitions, museum, rock paper scissors, feminist, steroids
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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