The God of Cookery
The God of Cookery (1996)

This Hong Kong action-comedy stars popular comic Stephen Chiau as a sneaky and greedy chef who routinely rigs cooking contests to his advantage and then makes a bundle by franchising his cuisine until one day he is badly beaten by a former… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 21, 1996
DVD Release Date: October 27, 1998
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Brian Mckay

While it lacks the focus and polish of his more recent (and wildly popular) Shaolin Soccer, it is a mostly funny piece that only occasionally overstays its welcome

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Tsubaki Sanjuro
This is how iron chef should be done.
Christopher Brown
Hilarious and weird Chow flick. Love those pissing beef balls and the monks kick ass... again and again.
Jesse Ortega
It's really a running joke by now about how I have enjoyed every Stephen Chow movie much more than Kung Fu Hustle, which many people consider his best… More
jason davis
One of my favorite Stephen Chow movies. The best part is Turkey singing that one song.
Lesley N
What Stephen Chow got up to before the rest of the world discovered him. Chow directs and stars as The God of Cookery, exposed as a fraud, who then has to claw… More