Cook movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant cook movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, feel good, sexy, semi serious and light films and TV shows about / with cooking, restaurant, kitchen, chef, food, friendship, dialogue, mentor, death and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
cook movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as cook: Kitchen Confidential (2005), Julie & Julia (2009), No Reservations (2007), Burnt (2015), Mostly Martha (2001), First Cow (2019), Cook Off! (2007), Babette's Feast (1987), Hunting and Gathering (2007), The Kitchen (2012).

List of cook movies

Kitchen Confidential (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Kitchen Confidential is an American television sitcom that debuted on September 19, 2005, on the Fox network, based on Anthony Bourdain's New York Times bestselling book, Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly. Bradley ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: chef, cooking and food, restaurant, food, comeback, coworker, workplace situations, one more chance, lifestyle change, lifestyle, character change, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Julie & Julia (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Julia Child and Julie Powell – both of whom wrote memoirs – find their lives intertwined. Though separated by time and space, both women are at loose ends... until they discover that with the right combination of passion, fearlessness and ...
Style: feel good, inspirational, sweet, light, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: cooking, cooking and food, food, chef, self fulfillment, women, love, lifestyle, cookbook, couple relations, blogger, mentor ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 60s, 20th century, post world war two ...
Place: paris france, new york, france, europe, manhattan new york city ...
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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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Burnt (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Adam Jones is a Chef who destroyed his career with drugs and diva behavior. He cleans up and returns to London, determined to redeem himself by spearheading a top restaurant that can gain three Michelin stars.
Style: inspirational, entertaining, exciting, talky, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chef, cooking, restaurant, food, abuse of power, violent behavior, male chauvinist, violent man, redemption, psychopath as protagonist, physical abuse, vengeance ...
Place: london, new orleans, paris france
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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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First Cow (2019)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A taciturn loner and skilled cook has traveled west and joined a group of fur trappers in Oregon Territory, though he only finds true connection with a Chinese immigrant also seeking his fortune; soon the two collaborate on a successful business, ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, realistic, contemplative
Plot: cow, friendship, immigrants, baker, raven, friendship between men, boat, river, theft, forest, chinese immigrant, get rich quick scheme ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa, oregon, maryland, new york, london ...
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The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Netherlands, UK, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The wife of a barbaric crime boss engages in a secretive romance with a gentle bookseller between meals at her husband's restaurant. Food, colour coding, sex, murder, torture and cannibalism are the exotic fare in this beautifully filmed but ...
Style: art house, sexy, controversial, surreal, allegory ...
Audience: adult
Plot: food, restaurant, surrealism, cannibalism, erotica, revenge, sex, strong sexual content, gangsters, abusive husband, male nudity, extramarital affair ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, future
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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, entertaining, exciting, feel good, culinary
Plot: satire, food, competition, americana, cook-off, contests and competitions, cooking and food, workplace, teamwork, lifestyle, cookery, confrontation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Babette's Feast (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The guest, a General at the Swedish court, is not related to the sister, but, as a callow young man, was in love with her, but chose his military career over happiness with her. His aunt is a member of the religious community. He is the one who, ...
Style: emotional, touching, atmospheric, compassionate, sentimental ...
Plot: food, religion, cooking, cooking and food, aging, elderly, sister sister relationship, charity, gourmet, catholic, life philosophy, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century, 1870s, 1880s ...
Place: paris france, denmark, vatican, france, europe ...
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Hunting and Gathering (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Camille falls ill, she is forced to live with Philibert and Franck.
Style: romantic, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, thought provoking ...
Audience: date night
Plot: roommate, cleaning lady, fall in love, love and romance, friends, fighting illness, nursing, french, chef, opposites attract, neighbor, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france, france, europe
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The Kitchen (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Maksim "Max" Lavrov wants to become a great chef. But he finds out that the kitchen isn't the place for an easy career. And in restaurant "Claude Monet" this job looks even harder and much more complicated than just ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, light, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: food, coworker relationship, couple relations, restaurant, cooking, job, chef, friendship, love, rivalry, ambition, competition ...
Time: 21st century
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Men of Honor (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Against formidable odds -- and an old-school diving instructor embittered by the U.S. Navy's new, less prejudicial policies -- Carl Brashear sets his sights on becoming the Navy's first African-American master diver in this uplifting true ...
Style: inspirational, touching, motivational, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: racism, african american, military, u.s. navy, human spirit, courage, racial discrimination, navy, racial segregation, against the odds, prejudice, diving ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s
Place: cuba, new jersey, africa, usa, pacific ocean
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The Unknown (1965)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Gumnaam is a 1965 Indian suspense thriller film directed by Raja Nawathe, starring Manoj Kumar, Nanda, Pran, Helen and Mehmood. Eight people are trapped on an island when their plane abandons them. They find a large mansion whose butler is ...
Style: surprise ending, serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological thriller ...
Plot: murder, suspense, island, stranded on an island, conspiracy, serial killer, murderer, faked death, paranoia, disguise, secret, deception ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
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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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The Ex (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When his lawyer wife, Sofia, becomes pregnant, chronic underachiever Tom Reilly must take a job at his father-in-law's advertising firm. Tom has to adjust to the demands of a very high-powered job, and he finds himself in an increasingly ...
Style: humorous, intense, funny, light, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: workplace, farce, disability, sarcasm, honest, couples, goofy hero, advertising, nothing goes right, uninhibited rivalry, new job, pregnancy ...
Place: ohio
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Under Siege (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This action-packed thriller takes place on the soon-to-be-decommissioned USS Missouri. Disgruntled ex-CIA operative Strannix, his assistant Krill and their group of terrorists seize the battleship with nuclear blackmail in mind. They've planned ...
Style: intense, exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: martial arts, u.s. navy, terrorism, terrorist plot, suspense, one man army, lone hero, violence, mercenary, one against many, terrorist, hostage ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1991, 80s
Place: new jersey, san francisco, hawaii, pentagon, pacific ocean
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Young & Hungry (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Two worlds collide when Josh, a wealthy young tech entrepreneur, meets Gabi, a feisty young food blogger, looking to be his personal chef. Gabi is desperate for the job and must prove herself, mostly to Josh's aide, who prefers a famous chef ...
Style: sitcom, light, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: female protagonist, businessman, female friendship, chef, employer employee relationship, publicist, women, computers and web, workplace, gay couple, restaurant, relationships ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco
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Mr. Church (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A unique friendship develops when a little girl and her dying mother inherit a cook - Mr. Church. What begins as an arrangement that should only last six months, instead spans fifteen years.
Style: sad, sentimental, compassionate, emotional, melancholic ...
Plot: friendship, childhood, life, food, relationships, african american, family bonds, love story, loneliness, idealism, destiny, love ...
Time: 70s, 60s, year 1977, year 1986, year 1980 ...
Place: usa, boston, los angeles
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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: captivating, exciting, sincere, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: food, chef, competition, friendship, rivalry, family relations, couples, restaurant, coworker relationship, job, youth, love ...
Place: russia
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The Kitchen. War for the hotel (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Having suffered a fiasco in the hotel business and saying goodbye to the Eleon Hotel, Eleanora retires to Tuscany. Everything changes when her ex Nagiev, guilty of her bankruptcy, begins construction of the grandiose complex in Sochi
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, feel good, light ...
Plot: restaurant, business, waiter, job, escapades, workplace, workplace problem, creativity, workplace situations, chef, staff, co worker co worker relationship ...
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Stranger in Sacramento (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cowboy Mike Jordan kills two men in self defense and on returning to his herd finds his father and brother killed. He goes to the local sheriff to clear matters up but must settle accounts on his own.
Plot: evil landowner, bullet wound, cattle, brother sister relationship, widower, exhumation, jail, cooking, cattle drive, chloroform, street shootout
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The Culpepper Cattle Co. (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Teenager Ben Mockridge feels life in a Wild West farm town has nothing better to offer then horse-cart racing with other hicks, so he naively begs cattle company owner Frank Culpepper to engage him as youngest cowboy for a long cattle trail to a ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, rough, cult film
Plot: coming of age, cattle, cowboy, boy, friends, tough heroes, follow your dream, boss and employee, rivalry, teenage life, teaching the ways of the world, sheep ...
Place: colorado, new mexico
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Moonlight (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.
Style: serious, art house, lgbt cinema, inspirational, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: lgbt, drug dealer, african american, gay, forgiveness, coming of age, drug addict, dysfunctional family, bullying, beach, revenge, absent father ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, atlanta georgia, miami
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Spanglish (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Mexican immigrant and single mother Flor Moreno finds housekeeping work with Deborah and John Clasky, a well-off couple with two children of their own. When Flor admits she can't handle the schedule because of her daughter, Cristina, Deborah ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, romantic, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: single parent, food, infidelity, dysfunctional family, mother, relationship problems, parent child relationship, love and romance, parents and children, unfulfilled love, relationships, immigrants ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, latin america, usa, malibu california ...
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John Apple Jack (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A playboy learns to love, while a virgin learns to live -- a queer romantic comedy set inside the restaurant industry... 'John Apple Jack' brings East and West together to create one sumptuously heart-warming dish. When John discovers his ...
Style: romantic, sexy, psychological, captivating, tense ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, chef, gay interest, homosexual, waiter, gay lead character, coming out, interrupted wedding, cooking, father son relationship, gay culture ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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The Oranges (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man's (Hugh Laurie) affair with his friend's much-younger daughter (Leighton Meester) throws two neighboring families into turmoil.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, melancholic, romantic ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, dysfunctional family, family relations, infidelity, fall in love, love and romance, friends, family problems, family life, life turned upside down, disorder, age difference ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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Wild Tales (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain, France, UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Six short stories that explore the extremities of human behavior involving people in distress.
Style: psychological, tense, twist ending, cynical, biting ...
Plot: dark humor, multiple storylines, suspense, human nature, revenge, fighting the system, corruption, destiny, vengeance, wedding party, violence, twists and turns ...
Time: 21st century
Place: argentina, south america, latin america
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Waiting... (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Employees at a Bennigan's-like restaurant (called, creatively enough, Shenanigan's), kill time before their real lives get started. But while they wait, they'll have to deal with picky customers who want their steak cooked to order ...
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: restaurant, teenager, food, employer employee relationship, friendship, workplace, workplace romance, college, staff, buddies, prank, workplace situations ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa, california
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Deep Blue Sea (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On a remote former submarine refueling facility called Aquatica, a team of scientists are searching for a cure for Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Susan McAlester genetically engineers three Mako sharks, intending to increase their brain capacity so ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, scary, natural horror ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: shark, survival, laboratory, shark attack, dangerous animal, monster, scientist, genetic engineering, killer shark, creature feature, research, giant animal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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Amazing Grace (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The true story of William Wilberforce's courageous quest to end the British slave trade. Although meeting intense opposition, his minister, John Newton, urges him to see the cause through.
Style: inspirational, emotional, political, talky, factual ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: slavery, politics, christian, friendship, freedom, corruption, civil rights, politician, slave trade, culture clash, justice, civil war ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s, 50s, georgian era ...
Place: england, london, africa, paris france, france ...
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