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These Themed Horror Movie Food Pairings Are So Good It's Scary

If you can stomach the thought of eating during horror movies, it makes sense to match your food to the flick—and it makes scary movie night even more fun. Just imagine serving split pea soup during...
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Just Eat It: Documentary & Panel Discussion, 10/16

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 days ago

"Please join the Office of Sustainability at the University of California, Merced for a panel discussion with producer Jen Rustemeyer from the documentary film, 'Just Eat It'. The event will be hel...

Food Justice Film Festival, Sept 24-27 (free online)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

"Join us for a free #FoodJusticeFilmFestival with award-winning films and panel discussions with the filmmakers, farmers and activists. Featured Films: Gather (Sep. 24) Invisible Vegan (Sep...

Friday popcorn @ The Clover | Cloverdale - Sonoma County

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

Five years ago, I posted about the new scoop shop serving Three Twins ice cream at The Clover Theater in Cloverdale. https://www.chowhound.com/post/clover-scoop-shop-cloverdale-sonoma-county-1013...

'Film to Table' Event at Jacob Burns, Pleasantville...

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by gutreactions 8 months ago

The Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville has announced another 'Film to Table' event for Wednesday, March 18th at 7 p.m. They will be pairing the Academy Award winning classic: 'Babette's Feast...

Gov. Cuomo wants to expand alcohol sales at movie theaters...

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by gutreactions 10 months ago

As part of his State of the State message, Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York is proposing expanded alcohol sales at movie theaters. Sipping a craft brew or a glass of wine while watching a hit film sou...

'Crazy Rich Asians' made me hungry!

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by gutreactions 2 years ago

With all the talk surrounding this movie, we had to go see it. Very entertaining! And those titillating food scenes: making dumplings at the table, over-the-top feasting at the mansion, the food st...

What Are Your Favorite Food-Centric Movies, Shows and Books?

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by NShewmaker 1 year ago

Hi All, Am watching Sweetbitter right now (just started today and have not read the book it was based on) and it got me to thinking about my favorite food and restaurant-related movies, books an...

"Wasted!" screening & panel discussion, free (July 20 HMB & Aug 4 San Carlos)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

The Master Food Preservers tackle food waste! "Join the San Mateo/San Francisco MFP program for a screening of the exciting documentary Wasted!, followed by a panel discussion with local leaders...

'Film to Table' event at Jacob Burns, Pleasantville!

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by gutreactions 1 year ago

The Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville will be hosting another 'Film to Table' event on Wednesday, March 20th at 7 p.m. The featured movie will be one of the culinary classics: Tampopo, along...

City of Gold (movie) and Boston restaurants that fit the mold

GreyFloors
by GreyFloors 4 years ago

I will start off by recommending the movie City of Gold which is about the LA Times reviewer Jonathan Gold. We saw it at Kenmore. I have been a Gold fan forever (he won the Pulitzer almost a deca...

Snacks for Steven Spielberg Movie Nights

ZoeyCovey
by ZoeyCovey 2 years ago

In charge of snacks for Steven Spielberg double headers (ET and Goonies) & (Jaws & Jurassic Park)

True Grit cooking trivia

scarmoza
by scarmoza 10 years ago

In the 2010 version of True Grit, Moon and Quincy are preparing some sort of meal on the fire in the lean-to when Rooster arrives. What is it they are cooking in the pot on the fire? I couldn't ma...

'Film to Table' event at Jacob Burns, Pleasantville...

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by gutreactions 3 years ago

The Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville has announced a 'Big Night & Tasting' on Monday evening, Oct. 23rd. starting at 7 pm. It is a celebration of the popular foodie film Big Night released ...

The Founder Trailer: Michael Keaton as Ray Kroc

patsully
by patsully 4 years ago

Keaton's been the lead in the last two Best Picture winners. We'll see if he can get three in a row.

"The Cheese Nun" for a wine & cheese party

vicki_vale
by vicki_vale 14 years ago

At last I've got my hands on the documentary film "The Cheese Nun", which follows an American nun on a Fulbright to study artisanal cheese-making in France. A perfect foil for a cheese tasting par...

Monterey Bay Aquarium, 3/3, "Of the Sea" film screening & reception (free)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

"Fish are the last wild food on the planet. What can we learn from fishermen about the ocean and our relationship to it? Come to the Aquarium to watch Of the Sea, a film about the lives and work of...

Burnt

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by EM23 5 years ago

New movie about a chef in search of three Michelin stars. http://www.eater.com/2015/9/28/9410299/bradley-cooper-chef-film-burnt-london-darth-vader-official-trailer

In Search of Israeli Cuisine Film & Dinner, 12/4 & 11, Sebastopol

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

Final screening of the Jewish Film Festival is _In Search of Israeli Cuisine_ on 12/4. Dinner based on the movie offered by La Bodega of the Sonoma Wine Shop in Sebastopol on 12/4 and 12/11. Mor...

Of the Sea: Fishermen, Seafood & Sustainability @ The Roxie, 11/13

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

Sunday, November 13 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM The Roxie Theater, San Francisco OF THE SEA tells the story of 5 California fishermen and presents a compelling story of the future of sustainable seafood...

Jarritos, "The Journey"

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

"... Entitled 'The Journey,' Luna’s two-minute spot for Jarritos connects images of Mexicans crossing the desert with archival footage of European immigrants arriving to American shores generations...