Recipe movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant recipe movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, light and weird films and TV shows about / with recipe, food, love and romance, dancing, friendship, cooking, chef, cooking and food, storytelling and kiss plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, Canada, Japan and other countries.
recipe movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as recipe: Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma (2015), The Enchanted Christmas Cake (2021), Inheritance (2020), Good Burger (1997), What's Up, Tiger Lily? (1966), Zoom (1997), Giada at Home (2008), All My Life (2020), Christmas Cookies (2016), A Taste of Summer (2019).

List of recipe movies

Food Wars: Shokugeki no Soma (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Yukihira Souma's dream is to become a full-time chef in his father's restaurant and surpass his father's culinary skill. But just as Yukihira graduates from middle schools his father, Yukihira Jouichirou, closes down the restaurant to ...
Style: anime, captivating, feel good, semi serious, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: food, cooking, contests and competitions, rivalry, chef, friends, twists and turns, school, recipe, adaptation, ambition, longing ...
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The Enchanted Christmas Cake (2021)
Genre: Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Gwen recently lose her grandmother and she is struggling to run their bakery and regain the Christmas spirit, and figure out her grandmother's magical recipe for the town's legendary Enchanted Christmas Cake.
Style: captivating, disturbing, entertaining, sincere
Plot: christmas, recipe, television producer, female protagonist, baker, christmas spirit, chef, relationships, christmas season, love affair, love and romance, fired from the job ...
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Inheritance (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A patriarch of a wealthy and powerful family suddenly passes away, leaving his wife and daughter with a shocking secret inheritance that threatens to unravel and destroy their lives.
Style: enigmatic, atmospheric, dark, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: family secret, dark secret, young girl, twists and turns, mind game, suspense, daughter, bribery, interracial romance, father daughter relationship, plot twist, death of father ...
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Good Burger (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two hapless youths lead their burger joint in a fight against the giant fast-food chain across the street.
Style: funny, humorous, ridiculous, satirical, visually appealing ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: fast food restaurant, black romance, competition, friendship, food, buddies, childhood, teacher, stupidity, high school, african american protagonist, workplace ...
Time: 90s, 80s
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What's Up, Tiger Lily? (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In comic Woody Allen's film debut, he took the Japanese action film "International Secret Police: Key of Keys" and re-dubbed it, changing the plot to make it revolve around a secret egg salad recipe.
Style: parody, witty, humorous, sexy, absurd ...
Plot: spy, farce, espionage, spy spoof, food, cult, boat, sex, technology, male nudity, writers, irreverent ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
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Zoom (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Zoom is an American television series]], for ages 8 & up created almost entirely by children, which aired on Public Broadcasting Service originally from January 4, 1999 to June 24, 2005. It was a remake of a 1972 TV series by the same name. Both ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, clever, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: mathematics, youth, science and technology, recipe, science, educational program, invention, crafts and hobbies, working out, e mail, website
Time: 20th century, 90s, 21st century
Place: usa
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Semi-Homemade Cooking with Sandra Lee (2003)
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In an atmosphere as inviting as her recipes, Sandra Lee, author of the best-selling cookbook Semi-Homemade Cooking, shares her techniques for combining fresh ingredients with specially selected store-bought items. The results: mouthwatering meals ...
Style: realistic, captivating, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Plot: cooking, cooking and food, cookery, food, cooking show, advice, strong female presence, recipe, pastry, baking, dessert, alcohol ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: usa
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Giada at Home (2008)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Giada De Laurentiis lets her hair down as she demonstrates her love for cooking and entertaining California-style in this disarmingly laid-back show that allows De Laurentiis to venture far afield from her usual Italian culinary fare.
Style: talky, realistic, serious, feel good, funny ...
Plot: lifestyle, cooking, food, cooking and food, cookery, event planner, cooking show, chef, party, strong female presence, talk show, recipe ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, california
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All My Life (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, China
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A couple's wedding plans are thrown off course when the groom is diagnosed with liver cancer.
Style: romantic, heartbreaking, sentimental, captivating, compassionate ...
Plot: wedding, cancer, star crossed lovers, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, interracial romance, hopes, destiny, male female relationship, fiance fiancee relationship, couple relations, love and romance, relationships ...
Time: year 2015
Place: bahamas, new orleans
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Christmas Cookies (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Aunt Sally's Christmas Cookie Company is sold to a large conglomerate and executive Hannah must seal the deal and shut down the factory, which is the small town of Cookie Jar's lifeblood. What was supposed to be a simple assignment for ...
Style: sweet, light, feel good, romantic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: christmas, holiday, love, winter, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, friendship, love triangle, female friendship, christmas eve, true love, rivalry ...
Place: new york
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A Taste of Summer (2019)
Genre: Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Gabby Ferrar moves to the town of Bright Shore, Massachusetts to open a restaurant after a stint as a sous chef in New York. Upon arrival, she encounters Caleb Delaney, a single father who runs his own restaurant and coaches the girls’ softball ...
Style: romantic, light, touching, realistic
Plot: love, restaurant owner, competition, in laws, brother brother relationship, father daughter relationship, male female relationship, chef, professional rivalry, fall in love, victory, contest ...
Place: new york, new england
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Harvest Moon (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When her family goes bankrupt, privileged city girl Jen Stone travels to the country to try and fix up a struggling pumpkin farm that her father bought as an investment to get her money back. Not everyone is on board with her changes, least of all ...
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, touching, light
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: family business, father, brother brother relationship, chores, bankruptcy, farm, widower, love and romance, family relations, friendship, christmas, country music ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Big Kahuna (1999)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three salesmen working for a firm that makes industrial lubricants are waiting in the company's "hospitality suite" at a manufacturers' convention for a "big kahuna" named Dick Fuller to show up, in hopes they can ...
Style: talky, clever, witty, philosophical, road movie ...
Plot: hotel, salesman, business, hotel room, marketing, religion, drugs, midlife crisis, christian, existentialism, life & death, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, kansas, usa, xian
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Long Life, Happiness & Prosperity (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twelve-year-old Mindy Ho inexpertly tries Taoist magic to fix her single mother's financial situation and seemingly hopeless romantic prospects.
Style: semi serious, humorous, romantic, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: youth, love potion, single parent, starting over, true love, aging, friendship, family life, teenage life, wish come true, looking for love, love and romance ...
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Downsizing (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Norway
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A kindly occupational therapist undergoes a new procedure to be shrunken to four inches tall so that he and his wife can help save the planet and afford a nice lifestyle at the same time.
Style: melancholic, semi serious, satirical, exciting, mind bending ...
Plot: shrinking, experiment, ecology, neighbor, doctors, scientist, downsizing, divorce, laboratory, cleaning lady, poverty, journey ...
Time: future, near future
Place: istanbul turkey, new mexico, norway
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Four Murders Are Enough, Darling (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two criminal gangs are ruthlessly fighting for a 1-million dollar check that, purely by chance, got into the flat of shy high school teacher George Camel. As the number of victims sharply increases, Camel is mistakenly regarded as a mass murderer ...
Style: psychedelic, metafiction, campy, psychotronic, parody ...
Plot: multiple deaths, blackout, strong female character, comedy of errors, recipe, rape victim, bondage, captive, arrested, jealous man, speech impediment, visitor ...
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Marrying The Mafia III (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 128 min.
Story: This gangster comedy chronicles the White Tiger Family of Jeolla Province. Hong Deok-ja, head of the crime family, quits the syndicate to open a kimchi business after her son marries a prosecutor. She is pulled back into the crime family when the ...
Plot: asian, mafia, family business, foreplay, infidelity, casino, tattoo, cancer, factory, recipe, bondage, challenge ...
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American Adobo (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The everyday struggles of people trying to bridge two cultures, as well as their attempt to find happiness in their new homeland. Tere (Cherrie Pie Picache), mid-forties and single, hosts a dinner for a friend visiting from Manila, Lorna. Invited ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, incest, happiness, loneliness, religion, catholic, cousin cousin relationship, spinster, virgin, rescue, letter, gay ...
Place: new york, the philippines, manila philippines, manhattan new york city
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Dandelion (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A pair of truck drivers happen onto a decrepit roadside fast food stop selling ramen noodles. The widowed owner, Tampopo, pleads them to help her turn her establishment into a paragon of the "art of noodle soup making".
Style: sexy, funny, surreal, disturbing, humorous ...
Plot: food, restaurant, breast feeding, waitress, cooking and food, satire, samurai, bully, sex, homeless, mentor, dark humor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Sparkler (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Melba is a Californian trailer-park girl who is told to look for three kings by a phone psychic, and when she meets three guys - Trent, Brad and Joel traveling to Las Vegas, she decides they are those kings and joins them on a trip. In Vegas she ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, stylized, humorous, offbeat
Plot: truck driver, psychic, friendship, gambling, on the road, female impersonator, stripper, reunited friends, friends, disorder, couples, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, los angeles
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No Reservations (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Master chef Kate Armstrong runs her life and her kitchen with intimidating intensity. However, a recipe for disaster may be in the works when she becomes the guardian of her young niece while crossing forks with the brash sous-chef who just joined ...
Style: feel good, romantic, sweet, sentimental, uplifting ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: restaurant, cooking, love story, chef, love, cooking and food, opposites attract, fall in love, initially antagonists, guardian, love and romance, food ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, san francisco, italy, usa ...
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Miami Blues (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Fred gets out of prison, he decides to start over in Miami, where he starts a violent one-man crime wave. He soon meets up with amiable college student Susie. Opposing Fred is Sgt Hoke Moseley, a cop who is getting a bit old for the job, ...
Style: neo noir, harsh, bloody, stylized, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, psychopath, brutality, undercover cop, hitman, twists and turns, police detective, police corruption, loneliness, thief, strong sexual content, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, los angeles, usa, san francisco
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Hanging Up (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A trio of sisters bond over their ambivalence toward the approaching death of their curmudgeonly father, to whom none of them was particularly close.
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, feel good, intense ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: hospital, father daughter relationship, dysfunctional family, women, thanksgiving, sister sister relationship, family problems, eccentric family, terminal illness, family life, parents and children, family gatherings ...
Time: 90s, year 1993, year 2000, year 1988, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
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Mostly Martha (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Germany, Italy, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Martha is a single woman who lives for one passion: cooking. The head chef at a chic restaurant, Martha has no time for anything - or anyone - else. But Martha's solitary life is shaken when a fateful accident brings her sister's ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, feel good, touching, emotional ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cooking, restaurant, food, chef, cooking and food, love, love and romance, italian food, self discovery, family relations, family problems, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany, italy, france
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Bandits (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Two bank robbers fall in love with the girl they've kidnapped.
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: heist, love triangle, friendship, twists and turns, on the run, bored housewife, hostage, prison, jealousy, reward, buddies, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa, oregon, mexico
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The French Chef (1962)
Genre: Documentary, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The French Chef is a television cooking show created and hosted by Julia Child, and produced and broadcast by WGBH, the public television station in Boston, Massachusetts, from February 11, 1963 to 1973. It was one of the first cooking shows on ...
Style: retro
Audience: kids
Plot: cooking, food, chef, cooking and food, cookery, recipe, fat man, kitchen
Time: 60s
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Haute Cuisine (2012)
Genre: Biography, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of Danièle Delpeuch and how she was appointed as the private chef for François Mitterrand.
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, non-linear ...
Plot: cooking and food, chef, workplace, food, workplace situations, head of state, state affairs, unsupportive coworkers, power struggle, tradition versus modernity, cooking, tradition ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 2010s
Place: france, paris france, antarctic
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The Smurfs Christmas Special (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The Smurfs come to the rescue of two children and their grandfather when an evil mysterious stranger shows up and causes their sleigh to turn over, forcing them to seek help and inadvertently bring Gargamel in on the action.
Style: not serious, humorous, christmas special
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, superhero, holiday, friends, disorder, escapades, rivalry, imaginary kingdom, lost in the woods, child abduction, child, search party ...
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Hometown Blue (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Solange is unhappy. She's a meter maid in Tours, working in the rain, subject to verbal abuse from those she cites. Her husband Patrick is consumed by the work of finishing their new house: carpet, tile, faucets. He's also a hothead, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous, sincere
Plot: bittersweet, strong female presence, weatherman, dull life, couples, unfulfillment, unsupportive spouse, midlife crisis, cookbook, deadpan, recipe, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, paris france
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Toast (2010)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An adaptation of celebrity chef Nigel Slater's bestselling memoir, 'Toast' is the ultimate nostalgic trip through everything edible in 1960's Britain. Nigel's mother was always a poor cook, but her chronic asthma and ...
Style: tragicomedy, sentimental, semi serious, sincere, touching ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: cooking, cooking and food, chef, food, coming of age, youth, lgbt, teenage life, family problems, maid, self discovery, lifestyle ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london
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