What are the best food movies to inspire your home quarantine cooking?

Riro - Contributor

Go watch some movies to awaken your inner Gordon Ramsay! Yes, you read that right. But how? Well, whether it's for a simple sweet dessert or a lavish full-course meal, we all can use some good cookbooks in times like these to be that master chef we've dreamed to be. After all, you can't avoid it. While we're laying steady in our homes during this quarantine period, our taste buds aren't helping. But when you feel that you've lost the motivation to make tonight's dinner for the whole house, cinema has some food gems to offer. Scroll down as we guide you to some of the most appetizing food movies that would inspire your home quarantine cooking. Now, who would have thought that your VOD subscriptions would be so helpful for you to make your next meal? Enjoy!

  1. 1Chef


    Indulge yourself in loads of mouth-watering scenes brought to you by this 2014 film starring Jon Favreau. Chef is a treat for every foodie as it follows the story of a guy who quits his restaurant job to open his own food truck business with his loved ones. 

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  1. 2Big Night


    Big Night is a film that shows the ins and outs of the culinary industry. If you want to develop a knack for the kitchen while being treated to a food paradise, watch how two Italian immigrants, Primo and Secondo, run their restaurants like no other in this film.

  2. 3Like Water for Chocolate


    With 1992's Like Water for Chocolate, you might learn a thing or two about cooking and love as well. The film shows a wide array of food from Spanish cuisine while tackling the story of a woman who expresses her emotions through cooking.

  1. 4Eat Drink Man Woman


    Coming from way back '94, this Ang Lee food masterpiece film will surely inspire your home cooking routines. Eat Drink Man Woman features a master chef as he shows how to create sumptuous Taiwanese meals that matches his three daughters' personalities.

  2. 5Burnt


    Bradley Cooper owns the cooking game in 'Burnt'. When you feel too uninspired to create your next dish, Cooper's character is the perfect role model to watch as he learns to deal with his toxic chef attitude in order to get back on track with his life.   

  3. 6Waitress


    Waitress is the perfect food movie for you sweet tooths out there. The movie lets you enjoy the sight of some mouth-watering pie recipes which you can recreate yourself, while following the story of a woman who finds unlikely happiness after experiencing some troubles. 

  4. 7Mid-August Lunch


    Actor and screenwriter Gianni Di Gregorio doubles as filmmaker in this 2008 Italian comedy-drama movie filled with good food and unlikely friendships. Mid-August Lunch is actually his directorial debut wherein he also portrays a man who loves enjoying glasses of wine all day while taking care of his old mother. Surprises come into play though, when he finds out that he needs to take care of more people to cover for his ugly debt situation. 


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