Movies about the waiters

Movies about the waiters
List of the best movies about waiters selected by visitors to our site: Waiting..., Fight Club, There Will Be Blood, Delicatessen, Haute Cuisine, Julie & Julia, Kitchen in Paris, Life Is Beautiful, Coffee and Cigarettes, A Chef in Love.

In the top there are new films of 2022, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Genre
Country
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:34
CharactersCooks, Friends, Managers, Waiters
PlotFriendship
PlaceParty
StyleFor men

Employees at a Bennigan's-like restaurant (called, creatively enough, Shenanigan's), kill time before their real lives get started. But while they wait, they'll have to deal with picky customers who want their steak cooked to order and enthusiastic managers who want to build the perfect wait staff. Luckily, these employees have effective revenge tactics.

Markimdb: 8.8
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration02:11
CharactersLosers
PlotFight, Fights without rules, Obsession, Split personality, Loneliness
StyleInteresting, Popular, Unexpected ending, Psychological problems, Mind-altering

A ticking-time-bomb insomniac and a slippery soap salesman channel primal male aggression into a shocking new form of therapy. Their concept catches on, with underground "fight clubs" forming in every town, until an eccentric gets in the way and ignites an out-of-control spiral toward oblivion.

Markimdb: 8.2
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:38
CharactersAlcoholics, Businessmen, Priests
PlotMoney, Obsession, Success, Oil, Rivalry
PlaceCalifornia, Small cities
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Smart, Epic, Intellectual

Ruthless silver miner, turned oil prospector, Daniel Plainview moves to oil-rich California. Using his adopted son to project a trustworthy, family-man image, Plainview cons local landowners into selling him their valuable properties for a pittance. However, local preacher Eli Sunday suspects Plainviews motives and intentions, starting a slow-burning feud that threatens both their lives.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrehorror, comedy, drama, crime
CountryFrance
Duration01:39
CharactersCannibals, Clowns
StyleBlack humor

This bizarre surrealistic black comedy takes place in a small fictitious post-apocalyptic town where food is scarce and butcher Clapet has the macabre business of using human flesh to feed his customers. Yet when his daughter falls in love with his next slaughter victim things turn into chaos.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, biography
CountryFrance
Duration01:35
CharactersCooks
PlaceKitchen

The story of Danièle Delpeuch and how she was appointed as the private chef for François Mitterrand.

Markimdb: 7
Genremelodrama, drama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:03
CharactersCooks, Family, Writers
PlotOn real events, Obsession
PlaceAircraft, Paris, France, Kitchen, New York
TimeWorld War II
StyleLight, To cry, Cute, Inspirational

Julia Child and Julie Powell – both of whom wrote memoirs – find their lives intertwined. Though separated by time and space, both women are at loose ends... until they discover that with the right combination of passion, fearlessness and butter, anything is possible.

Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy
CountryRussia
Duration01:46
CharactersCooks, Cooks, Waiters
PlotLove, Friendship
PlaceParis, Kitchen
StyleLight, To cry, Touching

The employees of the famous Russian "Claude Monet" restaurant are forced to move their business to Paris.

Duration01:56
CharactersJews
PlotWar, Survival, Self-sacrifice
PlaceConcentration camp, Ghetto, Italy
TimeWorld War II
StylePopular, Mind-altering, Sad ones, To cry, Makes me think

A touching story of an Italian book seller of Jewish ancestry who lives in his own little fairy tale. His creative and happy life would come to an abrupt halt when his entire family is deported to a concentration camp during World War II. While locked up he tries to convince his son that the whole thing is just a game.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, drama, music
CountryUSA, Japan, Italy
Duration01:35
CharactersMusicians, Friends, Actors, Singers
PlotFriendship, Dreams
StyleAtmospheric, Smart, Fancy, Makes me think

Coffee And Cigarettes is a collection of eleven films from cult director Jim Jarmusch. Each film hosts star studded cast of extremely unique individuals who all share the common activities of conversing while drinking coffee and smoking cigarettes.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryFrance, Georgia, Ukraine, Belgium, Russia, Germany
CharactersCooks
PlotTravel, Revolution
PlaceKitchen, Caucasus, Georgia
StyleRomantic, Atmospheric

The story of Pascal Ichak, a larger-than-life French traveller, bon vivant, and chef, who falls in love with Georgia and a Georgian princess in the early 1920s. All is well until the arrival of the Red Army of the Caucasus, as the Soviet revolution that has swept Russian comes to Georgia. Told as a flashback from the present, as a French-Georgian man whose mother was Pascal's lover translates his memoirs for Pascal's niece.

Markimdb: 8.2
Genrecomedy, melodrama, crime, music
CountryUSA
Duration01:59
CharactersGangsters, Musicians
PlotRelationship, Music, Love triangle, Chase, Cheating
StyleRomantic, Light, Fascinating, Black and White

Two musicians witness a mob hit and struggle to find a way out of the city before they are found by the gangsters. Their only opportunity is to join an all-girl band as they leave on a tour. To make their getaway they must first disguise themselves as women, then keep their identities secret and deal with the problems this brings - such as an attractive bandmate and a very determined suitor.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:05
CharactersGay, Cooks, Alcoholics
PlotLove, Revenge, Obsession, Drug addict, Birthday
PlacePrison, Paris, England, France, Kitchen
StyleExciting, Inspirational

Adam Jones is a Chef who destroyed his career with drugs and diva behavior. He cleans up and returns to London, determined to redeem himself by spearheading a top restaurant that can gain three Michelin stars.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryGermany, France, Italy
Duration01:39
CharactersCooks, Losers
PlotTravel, Loneliness, Debts
PlaceKitchen, Germany

SOUL KITCHEN film centers on a likable but hopelessly disorganized restauranteur, Zinos, whose cafe is second home to a motley crew of lovable eccentrics. When his girlfriend Nadine up and moves to Shanghai, a love-sick Zinos decides to fly after her, leaving his restaurant in the hands of his unreliable ex-con brother Illias. Both decisions turn out disastrous: Illias gambles away the restaurant to a shady real estate agent, and Zinos finds Nadine with a new lover. If the brothers can stop arguing and get it together, the Soul Kitchen might still have one last chance at staying in business. The mayhem that follows is a hilariously entertaining story of self-realization, set to an irresistibly soulful soundtrack.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryGermany, Italy, Austria, Luxembourg
Duration01:49
CharactersCooks
PlotLove
PlaceItaly, Kitchen, Germany
StyleTo cry, Touching

Martha is a single woman who lives for one passion: cooking. The head chef at a chic restaurant, Martha has no time for anything - or anyone - else. But Martha's solitary life is shaken when a fateful accident brings her sister's eight-year-old daughter, Lina, to her doorstep.

Markimdb: 8.1
Genrecomedy, crime, biography
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration02:21
CharactersGeniuses, Special agents, Scammers, FBI
PlotOn real events, Robbery, Adventure, Money, Chase
StylePopular, Exciting, To cry, Fascinating, Smart

A true story about Frank Abagnale Jr. who, before his 19th birthday, successfully conned millions of dollars worth of checks as a Pan Am pilot, doctor, and legal prosecutor. An FBI agent makes it his mission to put him behind bars. But Frank not only eludes capture, he revels in the pursuit.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA, India, United Arab Emirates
Duration02:02
CharactersCooks, Family
PlotRivalry
PlaceVillage, France, Kitchen, India, Small cities
StyleTo cry, Cute, Soulful, Touching, Serious

A story centered around an Indian family who moves to France and opens a restaurant across the street from a Michelin-starred French restaurant.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, drama, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:54
CharactersCooks, Parents
PlotTravel, Social Media, Internet, Divorce
PlaceKitchen, Los Angeles
StyleLight, To cry, Touching, Beautiful landscapes

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 zest for life and love.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance
Duration01:44
PlotFriendship, Love triangle
PlaceParis, France

In the carefree days before World War I, introverted Austrian author Jules strikes up a friendship with the exuberant Frenchman Jim. Both men fall for the impulsive and beautiful Catherine, but it's Jules who wins her hand. After the war, Jim visits Jules, Catherine and their daughter in their Austrian home and discovers not only that his feelings for Catherine are unchanged, but also that they're reciprocated.

Markimdb: 3.6
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryRussia
Duration01:18
PlotSurvival, Fear
StyleExciting, Action, Disturbing

Rainy summer evening... Young people are arriving at the new trendy club named Phobos which is still under construction. Or re-construction - since it's a former bomb shelter which is reconstructed to become a club. At first, the party sees nothing wrong, but soon the bunker doors turn out to be locked, and the teenagers get trapped underground without light and communication. At first, all of them are joking and do not realize how dangerous their situation is. Then they get frightened. All of them will need to cope with their fears before the bunker will let them free.

Markimdb: 5.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:29
CharactersCooks
PlaceEngland, Kitchen, Helicopters
StyleTo cry, Touching

Rob Haley (Dougray Scott), an up-and-coming chef and restaurateur in London, is grief-stricken when he loses his wife. With encouragement from his infamous friend and real life TV Chef Gordon Ramsay, Rob decides to spice up his life by turning a run-down country pub into a gourmet restaurant. His food catches the eye - and taste buds - of beautiful American food critic Kate Templeton (Claire Forlani) and they soon both write a recipe for love that leaves both their hearts - and their stomachs - in full.

Markimdb: 3.4
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family
CountryUSA
Duration02:22
CharactersHeroes, Family
PlotAdventure, Superpowers, Supernatural, Rivalry
PlaceUSA

A sweet-natured Italian waiter named Pistachio Disguisey at his father Fabbrizio's restaurant, who happens to be a member of a family with supernatural skills of disguise. But moments later the patriarch of the Disguisey family is kidnapped Fabbrizio's former arch-enemy, Devlin Bowman, a criminal mastermind in an attempt to steal the world's most precious treasures from around the world. And it's up to Pistachio to track down Bowman and save his family before Bowman kills them!

Markimdb: 8.4
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, crime
CountrySoviet Union
Duration01:34
CharactersGangsters, Neighbors
PlotOn real events, Gems
PlaceUSSR
StyleLight

Semyon Gorbunkov goes on a cruise with a smuggler on board. In Istanbul, he slips and breaks his arm. What he didn't know is that this was a signal for the gang of smugglers.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryFrance
Duration01:22
CharactersCooks, Heroes, Losers, Pianists
PlotAbduction, Chase, False accusations
PlaceParis, France, Kitchen, Helicopters
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Action

A great French restaurant's owner, Monsieur Septime (Louis de Funès), is thrust into intrigue and crime, when one of his famous guests disappears.

Markimdb: 8.2
Genrecomedy, drama, biography
CountryUSA, China
Duration02:10
CharactersMusicians, Police, Friends, Pianists, Bouncers
PlotOn real events, Travel, Gambling, Music, Money
PlaceHotels, USA, New York
TimeNew Year
StyleKind, Light, Oscars, Fascinating

Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans, forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line, relied on a guide called The Negro Motorist Green Book.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrethriller, drama
CountryItaly, France, Spain
Duration01:59
CharactersDogs, Journalists
PlotThe escape, Wedding, Money, Death

David Locke is a world-weary American journalist who has been sent to cover a conflict in northern Africa, but he makes little progress with the story. When he discovers the body of a stranger who looks similar to him, Locke assumes the dead man's identity. However, he soon finds out that the man was an arms dealer, leading Locke into dangerous situations. Aided by a beautiful woman, Locke attempts to avoid both the police and criminals out to get him.

Markimdb: 6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, family, sport
CountryRussia
Duration01:37
CharactersStreet children
PlotWedding

Who said you have to win to be a champion? Slava Kolotiloff, a schoolteacher from a sleepy seaside town by the name of "Fingers" comes to conquer Moscow with the manuscript to his first novel in hand. But instead, quite by accident, he conquers the heart of a beauty named Nadia (Milla Jovovich). As their wedding approaches, Slava needs only to quit his job and tie up loose ends back in "Fingers" before returning to Moscow to start a new life with his new bride. But due to a number of bizarre circumstances he is unable to leave and back in the big city, the wedding goes on regardless as Nadia has to fend off the attentions of her ex-boyfriend Danya, who seems ready to do whatever it takes to win her back.

Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:47
CharactersPregnant, Friends, Waiters
PlotFriendship, Dreams
PlaceSmall cities
StyleTo cry, Fancy, Touching

Jenna is a pregnant, unhappily married waitress in the deep south. She meets a newcomer to her town and falls into an unlikely relationship as a last attempt at happiness.

Markimdb: 8.1
Genremelodrama, drama, military
CountryUSA
Duration02:52
CharactersMilitary, Friends, Veterans
PlotWar, Rehabilitation
PlaceUSA, Small cities
TimeWorld War II
StyleRomantic, Psychological problems, To cry, Soulful, By books

It's the hope that sustains the spirit of every GI: the dream of the day when he will finally return home. For three WWII veterans, the day has arrived. But for each man, the dream is about to become a nightmare. Captain Fred Derry is returning to a loveless marriage; Sergeant Al Stephenson is a stranger to a family that's grown up without him; and young sailor Homer Parrish is tormented by the loss of his hands. Can these three men find the courage to rebuild their world? Or are the best years of their lives a thing of the past?

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:48
CharactersFriends, Poets, Actors, Comedians
PlotTravel, Friendship
PlaceItaly
StyleSmart

Years after their successful restaurant review tour of Northern Britain, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon are commissioned for a new tour in Italy.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama, musical
CountryUSA
Duration02:03
CharactersTeens, Musicians, Friends, Rockers, Waiters
PlotMusic
PlaceNight Clubs, Los Angeles
StyleLight, To cry

A small town girl and a city boy meet on the Sunset Strip, while pursuing their Hollywood dreams.





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