A Taste of Hunger

A Taste of Hunger

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Katrine Greis-Rosenthal (A Fortunate Man) and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (Game of Thrones) play a power couple within the Danish gourmet scene willing to sacrifice everything to achieve their dream—getting the coveted Michelin star—in this culinary romance drama by filmmaker Christoffer Boe (Beast), co-written with Tobias Lindholm (Another Round).

2022Rating: M, Sex scenes & offensive language104 minsDenmark, SwedenZentropa
DramaRomanceFestival & Independent

A Taste of Hunger | Reviews

71%21 reviews

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Variety

Variety

The result certainly isn’t fast food, but neither is it fine dining.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

The effect is a movie that resembles nothing so much as the centerpiece of the Malus menu — a hot dog made with elevated ingredients.

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Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal

It’s a tribute to the sizzle of the central relationship that you want all that silly plot stuff to go away so Maggi and Carsten can kiss some more.

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

The passion for the food, the dream, and each other that fueled the beginning of the story is less vibrant when the details are revealed.

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Paste

Paste

Coster-Waldau and Greis-Rosenthal have a fierce chemistry and passion that coats every conversation they have with one another, whether it comes from a place of love or, later, of disdain.

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

A delectable cinematic treat, one that deserves to be savored.

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Film Threat

Film Threat

The film celebrates the culinary arts, as the cinematography lovingly displays exquisite dishes that please the eye as much as the taste buds.

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