Keyword: restaurant

Ratatouille

Ratatouille (2007)

Rated: G Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 06/28/2007
A rat named Remy dares to dream the impossible dream of becoming a gourmet chef in a five-star French restaurant. Together with a down-and-out garbage boy named Linguini, the pair carves their own imaginative path to becoming the greatest chef in Paris. All his life, Remy has had a gifted sense of smell and a most unusual dream for a rat: to cook in a gourmet restaurant. Undeterred by the obvious...
As Good As It Gets

As Good As It Gets (1997)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 12/22/1997
Melvin Udall is a sarcastic writer who lives alone in an apartment, eats at the same restaurant each day, is afraid of germs, and generally hates people. His neighbor, Simon, is a gay artist whose dog is constantly becoming entangled in Melvin's life annoying Melvin and giving rise to much anti-homosexual sentiment on his part. Carol is a waitress at Melvin's usual eating spot who is trying to...

Untitled John Wells Project (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/06/2014
Smooth-talking, good-looking master chef Adam Jones has a knack for getting in trouble. Having won top chef awards years ago, all hope was lost when his drug habit spun out of control. As the culinary landscape has changed, Adam thinks he's still got what it takes to be a master chef. He's sober and determined, so he heads to London to reassemble his team and win a third Michelin star. Meanwhile...
Don's Plum

Don's Plum (1998)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/1998
Tonight, like every Saturday night, the guys, Brad, Jeremy, Ian and Derek will hook up together at their favorite chill spot, Don's Plum. And tonight's big challenge, as usual, is to "bring a chick." For Brad, this is easy. He already got with the girl of his choice, Sara, earlier that evening, and she's agreed to come along and meet his friends. Jeremy takes the adventurous route and brings along...
Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day (1993)

Rated: PG Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 02/11/1993
Teamed with a relentlessly cheery producer and a smart-aleck cameraman, TV weatherman Phil Connors is sent to Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania to cover the annual Groundhog Day festivities. But on his way out of town, Phil is caught in a giant blizzard, which he failed to predict, and finds himself in small town hell. Just when things couldn't get worse, Phil wakes up the next morning to find it's...
Chef

Chef (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 05/08/2014
When Chef Carl Casper suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner, he is left to figure out what's next. Finding himself in Miami, he teams up with his ex-wife, his friend and his son to launch a food truck. Taking to the road, Chef Carl goes back to his roots to reignite his passion for the kitchen and...
I Am Love

I Am Love (2010)

Rated: R Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 06/17/2010
Aging Edoardo Recchi, Sr. is the patriarch of a Milanese family made wealthy by his success in the textile business. He has decided to name his successor to the company and during a family gathering he announces that he has split the power between his son Tancredi and his grandson Edo. This surprises the entire family and creates a conflict between the two of them. Edo has a dream of opening a...
Monsters, Inc.

Monsters, Inc. (2001)

Rated: G Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 11/01/2001
Monsters, Inc. is the largest scare factory in the monster world and the top kid Scarer is James "Sully" Sullivan, a huge intimidating monster with blue fur, large purple spots and horns. His Scare Assistant, best friend and roommate is Mike Wazowski, a lime green, opinionated, fiesty, one-eyed monster. Scaring children isn't such an easy job--monsters believe children are toxic and that direct...
My Big Fat Greek Wedding

My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)

Rated: PG Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 04/18/2002
Toula Portokalos' family from the suburbs of Chicago promotes exactly three traditional values - "Marry a Greek boy, have Greek babies, and feed everyone." From an early age, she is mortified by their patriotic 'over-the-top' ways. When she falls in love with Ian, a WASPy non-Greek, Toula struggles to get her family to accept her eager fiance while she herself comes to terms with her heritage...

Bone in the Throat (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/25/2014
An aspiring chef is pushed by his mobster family to get involved in organized crime.
Human Highway

Human Highway (1981)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 11/29/1981
Lionel Switch is an auto mechanic who has a huge crush on waitress named Charlotte Goodnight. Lionel also has a fantasy of becoming a musician like his idol Frankie Fontaine. When Fontaine's limousine pulls up to his garage one day, Lionel is thrilled to work on the car, but trouble brews for Charlotte when a man named Otto Quartz schemes to buy the diner where she works.
Chef

The Chef (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 06/19/2014
Jacky, a self-trained cook with haute-cuisine ambitions, gets canned from a series of menial cooking jobs. His pregnant girlfriend Beatrice tries to halt their financial meltdown by arranging a handyman position for him at an old folks home, but he can't resist the siren call of the kitchen. Meanwhile, Alexandre, chef of the three-star establishment Cargo Lagarde, faces a crisis of a different...

Unlucky Plaza (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Onassis Hernandez was once the proud owner of Singapore's most popular Filipino diner. But a food poisoning scandal triggered by a disgruntled cook has left him on the brink of bankruptcy. When he is further outdone by a financial scam, Onassis loses it. He takes a group of people hostage in a millionaire's bungalow and the crisis, captured on video, sparks an international outcry.
Tasting Menu

Tasting Menu (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 04/17/2014
One of the greatest restaurants in the world is closing and an eclectic mix of international patrons has arrived in beautiful Catalonia for the final dinner service. As the staff prepare and serve an audacious tasting menu, a young couple in the midst of a divorce, who made their reservation a year ago before they separated, reunite for this once-in-a-lifetime meal. Will their romance be rekindled...
Super Size Me

Super Size Me (2004)

Rated: None Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 05/06/2004
Why are Americans so fat? Two words: fast food. What would happen if you ate nothing but fast food for an entire month? Filmmaker Morgan Spurlock does just that and embarks on the most perilous journey of his life. The rules? For 30 days he can't eat or drink anything that isn't on McDonald's menu; he must wolf three squares a day; he must consume everything on the menu at least once and supersize...
My Dinner With Andre

My Dinner With Andre (1980)

Rated: PG Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 12/31/1980
A conversation between a globe-trotting theater director and a playwright playfully explores ideas about art, theater, and daily life.

Devoured (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 09/04/2014
An immigrant mother works as a cleaning woman at an old New York City restaurant in order to make enough money to pay for her sick son's operation. With no friends or family she lives a lonely, desperate existence, saving every penny and sending it home for her son. As his condition worsens, malevolent forces living within the walls of the restaurant begin to torment her. She struggles to escape...
Spinning Plates

Spinning Plates (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 10/24/2013
This documentary explores three extraordinary restaurants and the amazing people who make them what they are. One establishment, which was named the seventh-best restaurant in the world, has a chef who must battle a life-threatening obstacle in order to pursue his passion. Another is a 150-year-old family restaurant that is still standing only because of the strong bond it has with its community...

Fushigina Misaki no Monogatari (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Etsuko Kashiwagi runs the Cape Café in a peaceful little town looking across the sea to distant Mt Fuji. It is the town's favorite meeting place, where farmers, fishermen, hospital workers, clergy, and even the occasional police officer, gather to taste Etsuko's special brew and trade gossip. The two most important things in Etsuko's life are her jack-of-all-trades nephew Koji and the spring...

Burger (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 11 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Son of the Bride

The Son of the Bride (2002)

Rated: R Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 03/21/2002
At age 42, Rafael Belvedere is having a crisis. He's overwhelmed by his responsibilities and just isn't having any fun. He has spent most of his life frantically trying to run the restaurant his father Nino founded. He has achieved success, but continues to live in the old man's shadow. He rarely visits his aging mother Nora. His ex-wife is bitter towards him because he doesn't spend enough time...

Gyeongju (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/11/2014
Beijing University professor Choi Hyeon takes off for Gyeongju, one of Korea's ancient capitals located in today's North Gyeongsang Province. He visits a cafe where he thinks he saw an obscene painting while hanging out with a late friend about seven years earlier. There, he meets Yoon-hee who runs the cafe and rather abruptly asks her about the whereabouts of the "naughty" painting.
Butcher Boys

Butcher Boys (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 09/05/2013
A birthday celebration at an upscale restaurant sets in motion events that bring a group of friends face to face with the gruesome world of cannibals. The group of friends struggle to survive their deadly encounter with the Butcher Boys.

The Search for General Tso (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 71 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
From New York City to the farmlands of the Midwest, there are 50,000 Chinese restaurants in the U.S., yet one dish in particular has conquered the American culinary landscape with a force befitting its military moniker -- General Tso's Chicken. But who was General Tso and how did this dish become so ubiquitous? Here, we chart the history of Chinese Americans through the surprising origins of this...
Dir: Ian Cheney
With: N/A

Små citroner gula (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Chef Agnes loves cooking. She has a good job, a musician boyfriend and a best friend who is always there for her. But one day she is both fired from her job and dumped by the boyfriend. When a friend asks her if she would like to be part owner of a new restaurant, she decides to go for it. At the same time, she manages to fall in love with the one person who cannot know who she really is.