The Best Food Movies Films

The Best Food Movies

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List Criteria: Only movies where food is the main focus.

A list of the best food movies. These are movies about food that feature dining as a central theme. We're sure we've included them all, but if you believe we missed your favorite food film, please feel free to add it to the list yourself. All types of cuisine have been included from fine dining, to hamburgers, to post-apocalyptic cannibalism (hey, it's still technically food). So no matter what your favorite meal of the day is (breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner, or the mythical "brinner") there is bound be a film on this list of the best food films that you will enjoy.
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    Ratatouille is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Food Movies

    Ratatouille Peter O'Toole, Janeane Garofalo, Will Arnett Released: 2007

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    Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Fa... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Tim Brooke-Taylor

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    Chocolat is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Food Movies

    Chocolat Johnny Depp, Judi Dench, Alfred Molina Released: 2000

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    Julie & Julia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Food Movies

    Amy Adams, Meryl Streep, Jane Lynch Released: 2009

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    Chef is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Chef Scarlett Johansson, Sofía Vergara, Robert Downey Jr.

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    Big Night is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Food Movies

    Big Night Liev Schreiber, Isabella Rossellini, Minnie Driver Released: 1996

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    Charlie and the Chocolate Fact... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee

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    Eat Drink Man Woman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Food Movies

    Eat Drink Man Woman Sylvia Chang, Chien-lien Wu, Winston Chao Released: 1994

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    The Hundred-Foot Journey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Helen Mirren, Juhi Chawla, Om Puri

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    No Reservations is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Catherine Zeta-Jones, Zoë Kravitz, Abigail Breslin

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    Jiro Dreams Of Sushi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Jiro Dreams Of Sushi

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    The Princess & the Frog is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    The Princess & the Frog

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    Babette's Feast is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Babette's Feast Bibi Andersson, Stéphane Audran, Jarl Kulle

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    Waitress is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Waitress Keri Russell, Nathan Fillion, Andy Griffith

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    Soul Food is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Food Movies

    Vivica A. Fox, Nia Long, Vanessa L. Williams Released: 1997

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    Good Burger is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Good Burger Shaquille O'Neal, Carmen Electra, Linda Cardellini

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    The Chef is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Jean Reno, Santiago Segura, Julien Boisselier

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    Like Water for Chocolate is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Food Movies

    Like Water for Chocolate Released: 1992

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    Dandelion is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Food Movies

    Ken Watanabe, Kōji Yakusho, Tsutomu Yamazaki Released: 1985

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    The Big Feast is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    The Big Feast Marcello Mastroianni, Michel Piccoli, Ugo Tognazzi

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    Dinner Rush is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Sandra Bernhard, Danny Aiello, Vivian Wu

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    The Lunchbox is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Irrfan Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Lalitha Dubey

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    Tortilla Soup is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Food Movies

    Tortilla Soup Raquel Welch, Constance Marie, Héctor Elizondo Released: 2001

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    Soul Kitchen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Udo Kier, Moritz Bleibtreu, Birol Ünel

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    Haute Cuisine

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    The Trip is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Ben Stiller, Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon

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    Delicatessen is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Food Movies

    Delicatessen Dominique Pinon, Karin Viard, Ticky Holgado Released: 1991

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    My Dinner with Andre is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Wallace Shawn, Andre Gregory, Jean Lenauer

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    Simply Irrestible is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Simply Irrestible

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    Step Up to the Plate is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Step Up to the Plate

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    Mostly Martha is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Food Movies

    Ulrich Thomsen, Sergio Castellitto, Martina Gedeck Released: 2001

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    Who Is Killing the Great Chefs... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Food Movies

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    Jacqueline Bissett, George Segal, Robert Morley

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