25 best food movies ever

Tampopo (1985)

Bizarrely, Tampopo is a Japanese satire about noodles. No, seriously. The eponymous young widow aspires to create and serve the best noodles in Tokyo. The people who help her achieve her noodle queen status include a truck driving noodle connoisseur and a rich old man who chokes on his edible string and has to be rescued by a vacuum cleaner. Like we said, bizarre.

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