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, semi serious, entertaining and melancholic films and TV shows about / with cook, kitchen, chef, storytelling, catastrophe, dialogue, mentor, destiny, cooking and restaurant plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as cook: Kitchen Confidential (2005), Spanglish (2004), Hunting and Gathering (2007), The Cook (2008), The Great Jang-Geum (2003), The Kitchen (2012), Ratatouille (2007), The Kitchen: World Chef Battle (2017), The Ex (2006), Carry on Abroad (1972).

List of cook movies

Kitchen Confidential (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: humorous, feel good, realistic, sitcom, semi serious ...
Plot: restaurant, chef, coworker, comeback, cook, cooking and food, one more chance, lifestyle change, workplace situations, supportive friend, life changing experience, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.4
 77K
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: sincere, touching, feel good, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: single parent, unfulfilled love, cook, romance, love and romance, parents and children, culture clash, parent child relationship, relationship problems, immigrants, chef, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, mexico, malibu california, california ...
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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: sentimental, semi serious, sincere, light, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: roommate, fall in love, opposites attract, cook, friendship, french, chef, cleaning lady, lifestyle, inheritance, society, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, europe
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 4.0
 1K
The Cook (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Over a long holiday weekend, unable to escape the confines of their sorority house, a handful of unsuspecting girls are left behind to enjoy the quiet sanctuary. The normal house staff has taken off for the weekend, leaving the girls to fend for ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: college, serial killer, woman in danger, voyeurism, college life, cook, psychopath, sorority, slasher, crimes, teenage life, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
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The Great Jang-Geum (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Starring Lee Young Ae, it tells the tale of an orphaned kitchen cook who went on to become the king's first female physician. In a time when women held little influence in society, young apprentice cook Jang Geum strives to learn the secrets of ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, medical drama
Plot: female doctor, royal family, state affairs, politics, intrigue, orphan, political conspiracy, cook, doctor, emperor, disease, joseon dynasty ...
Time: 16th century
Place: korea, asia
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 8.5
 4K
The Kitchen (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Russia
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, light, entertaining, captivating, humorous
Plot: restaurant, colleague colleague relationship, coworker relationship, chef, friendship, food, couple relations, kitchen, cooking, love, job, youth ...
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 8.0
 622K
Ratatouille (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great French chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate places Remy in the sewers of Paris, he finds himself ideally situated ...
Style: feel good, inspirational, entertaining, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, chef, follow your dream, food, cooking, rat, mouse, cooking and food, rise to the top, young man, talking animals, odd couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
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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: 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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 5.5
 17K
The Ex (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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, funny, light, intense, not serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: workplace, farce, couples, romance, goofy hero, advertising, uninhibited rivalry, nothing goes right, disability, cook, new job, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ohio
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Carry on Abroad (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of holidaymakers head for the Spanish resort of Elsbels for a 4-day visit. When they get there, they find the Hotel still hasn't been finished being built, and the weather is awful. And there is something strange about the staff. They ...
Style: sexy, realistic, not serious, humorous
Plot: hotel, farce, nudity (full frontal - brief), holiday, drunk, monk, builder, construction, catastrophe, construction worker, tourist, coach ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 25K
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: sentimental, compassionate, emotional, melancholic, sad ...
Plot: cooking, friendship, family, storytelling, life philosophy, relationships, book, family bonds, terminal illness, destiny, cook, idealism ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, year 1980, year 1986, 1960s ...
Place: usa, los angeles, boston
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 103K
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, emotional ...
Plot: cooking, chef, restaurant, redemption, kitchen, career, manipulative behavior, abused woman, drug addict, mentor, love, cook ...
Place: new orleans, london, paris france
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Mutant Girls Squad (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Rin a young high school student is your everyday awkward girl who gets bullied by her fellow students. On her 16th birthday, Rin gets an unexpected surprise: she finds out that she is, on her father's side, a half-mutant.
Style: suspense, dark humor, tense, absurd, psychotronic
Plot: mutant, schoolgirl, body horror, exploitation, murder, death, violence, bloodbath, cook, nurse, gore, revenge ...
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 13K
Young & Hungry (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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: feel good, sitcom, humorous, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: workplace, cooking and food, chef, female protagonist, employer employee relationship, businessman, gay couple, housekeeper, sexual tension, friendship between women, female friendship, love triangle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 25K
Mr. Nice Guy (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Chinese chef accidentally gets involved with a news reporter who filmed a drug bust that went awry and is now being chased by gangs who are trying to get the video tape.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: martial arts, chase, crimes, journalist, drug dealer, escapades, gang, karate chop, danger, bravery, assassination attempt, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: australia, new york, usa, melbourne australia, hong kong ...
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 6.6
 7K
Vatel (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1671, with war brewing with Holland, a penniless prince invites Louis XIV to three days of festivities at a chateau in Chantilly. The prince wants a commission as a general, so the extravagances are to impress the king. In charge of all is the ...
Style: captivating, baroque, light, melancholic, tricky ...
Plot: king of france, prince, political intrigue, forbidden love, tragic love, fall in love, power relations, master and servant, nobility, intrigue, betrayal, secret love ...
Time: 17th century, 70s
Place: france, europe, versailles, holland, netherlands ...
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 75K
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: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: one man army, mercenary, tough law enforcer, hijacking, race against time, warship, nuclear threat, terrorism, save the day, danger, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: hawaii, pentagon, san francisco, new jersey
Is relevant ?
 6.0
 2K
Tara Road (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two grieving women - Ria, a Dublin mom whose husband discloses he's in love with a woman already pregnant, and Marilyn, a Connecticut Yankee who's son has died - swap houses for a couple months. Marilyn finds solace in Ria's garden ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: divorce, starting over, introspection, family problems, estrangement, infidelity, friendship, love and romance, crumbling marriage, destiny, betrayal, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: connecticut, ireland, usa, europe, new england ...
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Still Waiting... (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After Shenaniganz loses all its hottest waitresses to new competitor Ta-Ta's Wing Shack -- where the scantily clad wait staff earns bigger tips -- the Shenaniganz staff aims to give Ta-Ta's its just desserts.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: restaurant, manager, cook, bar, parody, workplace situations, power relations, thirtysomething life, friendship, rivalry, love and romance, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: california, new jersey
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Stanley & Iris (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An illiterate cook at a company cafeteria tries for the attention of a newly widowed woman. As they get to know one another, she discovers his inability to read. When he is fired, she takes on trying to teach him to read in her kitchen each night.
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: working class, unemployment, education, romance, love and romance, couple relations, teachers and students, love, family problems, couples, life is a bitch, friendship ...
Time: 80s
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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: romantic, sentimental, feel good, sweet, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: chef, cooking, cooking and food, restaurant, initially antagonists, love, opposites attract, workplace situations, love and romance, workaholic, parents and children, love story ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, italy, manhattan new york city, san francisco ...
Is relevant ?
 6.4
 50K
Mousehunt (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Down-on-their luck brothers, Lars and Ernie Smuntz, aren't happy with the crumbling old mansion they inherit... until they discover the estate is worth millions. Before they can cash in, they have to rid the house of it's single, stubborn ...
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: inheritance, nothing goes right, adventure, mouse, family relations, disorder, exterminator, auction, factory, chaos, house, animals ...
Time: 90s
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In China They Eat Dogs (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An intent fast paced Danish dark comedy film about two separately motivated brothers who with their slightly psychopathic tendencies end up in a touchy situation. One brother gets in serious trouble after a bank robbery and begs the other brother ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, melancholic, ironic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, bank, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, violence, family relations, fish out of water, eccentricity, poker game, cook ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 70s
Place: denmark, asia, china, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
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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: cult film, stylized, talky, surreal, dark humor ...
Plot: restaurant, gangsters, cheating wife, cannibalism, satire, cook, strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, painting, profanity, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, future
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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: feel good, touching, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: restaurant, cooking, chef, cooking and food, family relations, love, romance, single parent, opposites attract, workplace situations, family problems, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, italy, france
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Asylum Blackout (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of cooks at an asylum for the criminally insane get locked in with the inmates during a massive thunderstorm
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental institution, blackout, security guard, survival, psychopath, confinement indoors, friendship, deadly, isolation, danger, escapades, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1989
Place: washington d.c., usa, washington state
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 7.2
 15K
A Hijacking (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tensions are high after a Danish freighter is captured and held for ransom by Somali pirates, leading to weeks of high-stakes negotiations – and an escalating potential for explosive violence.
Style: tense, psychological, bleak, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: hijacking, pirate, negotiation, hostage, ransom, cargo ship, hostages, captivity, moral dilemma, confined, workplace, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: denmark
Is relevant ?
 4.1
 805
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, feel good, entertaining, exciting
Plot: satire, cooking competition, competition, americana, culinary, cook-off, contests and competitions, youth, workplace, rivalry, cook, confrontation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 50K
Stuck on You (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In Martha's Vineyard, Mass., conjoined twins Walt (Greg Kinnear) and Bob Tenor (Matt Damon) make the best of their handicap by being the fastest grill cooks in town. While outgoing Walt hopes to one day become a famous actor, shy Bob prefers to ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, witty, funny ...
Plot: hollywood, twins, family relations, disability, fall in love, love and romance, brother brother relationship, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, stripper, actor, bully ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, santa monica california, massachusetts
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 8.1
 1K
Chef! (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Chef! is a British situation comedy starring Lenny Henry that aired as twenty episodes over three series from 1993 to 1996 on the BBC. The show was created and primarily written by Peter Tilbury based on an idea from Lenny Henry and produced for the ...
Style: sitcom, not serious, realistic, witty, cynical ...
Plot: workplace, restaurant, chef, african american, sidekick, staff, temperamental, boss and employee, couple relations, patronizing, obnoxious boss, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: europe, england
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