[Sca-cooks] Foodie movies
selene at earthlink.net
Fri Jun 15 13:59:59 PDT 2007
Phil Troy / G. Tacitus Adamantius wrote:
> Any of several versions of the story of Sweeney Todd (including a new
> one next year which promises to be G-d-awful)
> Eating Raoul
I was so not going the Anthropophagy route...
> I'm sure I'll think of several more after I hit "send"...
> There are the 27 million or so "Our Gang" shorts which deal with food
> in some way (fantasizing about food being a fairly common theme in
> early Depression-era cinema), but I think my fave is the one with the
> cake that says "Wheeeeeepp... Wheowwwwmp!!"
Oh well, if we are talking significant food scenes in otherwise
Pie fight in THE GREAT RACE
Three Stooges shorts, in which the boys find work as fry cooks or waiters
Star Trek Voyager, which has a character who appoints himself the ship's
chef and hilarity frequently ensues. Such as the deathless line: "Take
this cheese to sickbay!" ["Learning Curve," wherein Neelix' homemade
cheese with some iffy microbial content that winds up threatening the
ship. My cheese has never done that at least!]
Soupy Sales and every other comic who ever got a pie in the face.
Heading off for KWHSS now, back Sunday,
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