11 Foodie Movies that Will Make You Hungry

'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Simply watching Charlie and the Chocolate Factory could give you a cavity, but that won’t stop anyone from dreaming of chocolate rivers and everlasting gobstoppers.
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'No Reservations'
'No Reservations'
Catherine Zeta-Jones and Aaron Eckhart go head to head in a culinary battle, but it’s the viewers who win out — or perhaps the restaurants those viewers flock to following this movie to quell starvation.
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'Waitress'
'Waitress'
If you love pie (who doesn't?), do not watch Waitress on an empty stomach. It will lead to you picking up a pie at your local grocery and eating the whole thing in one sitting. It has happened at least once!
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'Ratatouille'
'Ratatouille'
Pixar’s movie about culinary genius in the mind of a rat is proof that even animated food is enough to get your stomach rumbling. Afterward, you’ll want your own heaping dish of ratatouille.
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'Toast'
'Toast'
Based on the early life of English food writer Nigel Slater, Toast shows how one young man fell in love with food — and it will surely help all viewers to fall in love with food as well.
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'Chef'
'Chef'
The new movie from Jon Favreau tells the story of a chef who loses his restaurant job and starts his own food truck. Between the high class culinary food art and low-maintenance food truck sandwiches, there’s something for everyone’s taste buds.
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'Julie & Julia'
'Julie & Julia'
Though viewers may be drawn in by the parallel stories of Julie and Julia, their mouths will soon be watering at all the dishes cooked up in this movie.
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'Today’s Special'
'Today’s Special'
Moving from an upscale New York restaurant to his family’s Indian restaurant Tandoori Palace, Samir (Aasif Mandvi) creates many culinary masterpieces that will have you salivating and ordering Indian food before the movie is even over.
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'Haute Cuisine'
'Haute Cuisine'
Following the personal cook to the President of France, Haute Cuisine offers viewers a delectable feast for the eyes of high class French cuisine.
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'Big Night'
'Big Night'
A failing restaurant on the New Jersey shore owned by two Italian brothers gamble everything on one special feast on an important night — the titular big night. Full of delicious-looking Italian food, Big Night will make you crave some homemade timballo.
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'Chocolat'
'Chocolat'
Chocolate-lovers are sure to be enthralled by this Academy Award-nominated food masterpiece. The film — with the tagline “Sinfully delicious” — pairs chocolate with romance in a way that will make every viewer ravenous.
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