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List Rules 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 Peter O'Toole, Janeane Garofalo, Will Arnett - Released: 2007

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

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

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Julie & Julia Amy Adams, Meryl Streep, Jane Lynch - Released: 2009

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looksharp added Chef Scarlett Johansson, Sofía Vergara, Robert Downey Jr.

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

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RobertDowney added The Hundred-Foot Journey Helen Mirren, Juhi Chawla, Om Puri

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

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

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The Princess & the Frog is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Food Movies
pmmom38 added The Princess & the Frog

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pmmom38 added No Reservations Catherine Zeta-Jones, Zoë Kravitz, Abigail Breslin

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RobertDowney added Jiro Dreams Of Sushi

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RobertDowney added Waitress Keri Russell, Nathan Fillion, Andy Griffith

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Lon Harris added Babette's Feast Bibi Andersson, Stéphane Audran, Jarl Kulle

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The Founder is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Food Movies
Tom Islava added The Founder Linda Cardellini, Michael Keaton, Nick Offerman

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RobertDowney added The Chef Jean Reno, Santiago Segura, Julien Boisselier

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teddybear1029 added Good Burger Shaquille O'Neal, Carmen Electra, Linda Cardellini

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

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Dandelion Ken Watanabe, Kōji Yakusho, Tsutomu Yamazaki - Released: 1985

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RobertDowney added The Big Feast Marcello Mastroianni, Michel Piccoli, Ugo Tognazzi

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RobertDowney added The Lunchbox Irrfan Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Lalitha Dubey

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

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RobertDowney added Dinner Rush Sandra Bernhard, Danny Aiello, Vivian Wu

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RobertDowney added Soul Kitchen Udo Kier, Moritz Bleibtreu, Birol Ünel

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Haute Cuisine is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Food Movies
RobertDowney added Haute Cuisine

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Simply Irrestible is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Food Movies
pmmom38 added Simply Irrestible

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RobertDowney added The Trip Ben Stiller, Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon

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

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RobertDowney added My Dinner with Andre Wallace Shawn, Andre Gregory, Jean Lenauer

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Lon Harris added Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? Jacqueline Bissett, George Segal, Robert Morley

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Mostly Martha Ulrich Thomsen, Sergio Castellitto, Martina Gedeck - Released: 2001

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RobertDowney added Step Up to the Plate