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The Kitchen

The Kitchen is a movie starring Melissa McCarthy, Tiffany Haddish, and Elisabeth Moss. The wives of New York gangsters in Hell's Kitchen in the 1970s continue to operate their husbands' rackets after they're locked up in prison.

Other Titles
Χελς Κίτσεν: Οι βασίλισσες του εγκλήματος, Las Reinas del Crímen, Las reinas del crimen, Rainhas do Crime, The Kitchen - Rainhas do Crime, A bűn királynői, Les Reines de Hell's Kitchen, Les Baronnes, Kraljice zločina, Królowe zbrodni, La cocina del infierno, The Kitchen: Queens of Crime, Le regine del crimine
Running Time
1 hours 42 minutes
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Action, Drama, Crime
Andrea Berloff
Ming Doyle, Andrea Berloff, Ollie Masters
Melissa McCarthy, Elisabeth Moss, Tiffany Haddish, Domhnall Gleeson
USA, Canada
Audio Languages
Deutsch, English, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

The wives of New York gangsters in Hell's Kitchen in the 1970s continue to operate their husbands' rackets after they're locked up in prison.

Comments about action «The Kitchen» (25)

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I'm going to try and be fair and try and write something that everyone can understand and enjoy. The Kitchen is a nice slow paced drama with a great story line. It has a really good look and feel to it, it's just what a good movie should be like. The story is about a college freshman named Ken, who is a quiet and introverted guy, who has very little in the way of friends. As the film goes on, Ken begins to become more outgoing and more confident, but he doesn't know how to act around others. His best friend, Josh, whom Ken knows from school, is also dealing with the same issues. I'm not going to get into the details of the story, you can find that out for yourself. I will say that the movie is beautifully shot, especially the first hour, it really is a pretty great looking film. The acting was pretty good for a drama. As for the story itself, it's about a young man who is struggling with his relationship with a girl who was one of his best friends, but she ended up leaving him and he was left alone with her. The main character is really struggling to find his own identity and self, as well as the friendship he had with his friend. The movie was a great study in psychology and how our character will react in situations like these. There are a lot of moments where you could see the characters just watching each other, and that really was a good thing to see in the film. The movie is pretty great overall, it's about finding out who you are and what you want to do, it's about life and relationships and just a great movie overall. I give it a 7.2/10.

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Christian H.

The fact that this movie was made in 2008 is the main reason I decided to watch it. And I was totally wrong. The plot was very good and the acting was great. The story was very good and it kept me engaged. If you have seen the original, then you will be very familiar with the characters, and the whole story was very well thought out. If you haven't seen it, then I would recommend it. It's a good movie.

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Charles Harrison

On the outside it appears to be a straight-to-video action film about a teenage bully, but inside it is about a child. The premise is something you'd expect from a B-movie, but the story is actually quite original and actually deals with some important issues that I think a lot of kids today are being too complacent about. The director, Timo Vuorensola, is actually a pretty good director and I'm not a fan of his, but his vision and passion for the story is what keeps this film afloat. The cinematography is great, and the soundtrack is excellent. I also really liked the production design. I think it's the best thing about this film. The writing is also great, and the acting is also great. The only problem I have with this film is that it's a bit too violent, but I think the majority of people who see this will still find this worth seeing.

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Teresa Lawrence

The Kitchen is a fine crime drama that is exciting and well acted.It is a nice departure from the usual genre fare that Hollywood has been throwing at us.Its drama is well told and the plot is complex and the performances are strong. The cast is made up of veteran actors such as Tim Robbins,Gerard Butler,Paul Newman,Liev Schreiber,George Segal,Julianne Moore,Eugene Levy and Brad Pitt. This is a really good film that is worth watching. If you like a crime thriller with a good cast then you will like this film. It is a very good film with lots of drama and strong performances. Tim Robbins and Gerard Butler are great in this film and the rest of the cast also did good. I give The Kitchen an 8/10

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Thomas M.

It is difficult to comment on a movie that has to be watched and rewatched to understand, but, in general, "The Kitchen" was a very entertaining movie. What made it different from most other movies, and why it is not a must see, is the performances by all of the main players. Everyone did a very good job. The best performance, by far, was by Michael J. Pollard as Harry Andrews, the big boss at the restaurant. Pollard made me feel like I was watching the movie, and was the only actor who was able to carry the movie. The movie starts off with Harry Andrews as a skinny young man with an apparent aimless lifestyle. As the movie goes on, he becomes a master at what he does, and as the movie progresses, his life seems to take on a more serious note, as he becomes a kind of mentor to all of the restaurant's other employees. It is obvious that Harry is looking for a friend, and when he meets Lola, he immediately falls in love with her. It seems as if the two get along well, and they work well together. However, as the movie progresses, Harry becomes more and more ambitious, and while this is fine, he soon grows jealous of Lola's success and ambition, and soon Harry wants more than anything to be with her. At this point, the movie stops, and it goes into an odd and almost surreal way of Harry and Lola getting back together. I will not say more, as I would like to spoil the rest of the movie. Overall, the movie is a very good movie, and one that I would recommend to anyone who enjoys a good movie.

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Rachel G.

I read some comments here and am shocked that many people didn't like this movie. Well, if you don't like it, you should probably see something else. But I still recommend this movie to those who like action and violence. I watched it with my friend and both of us enjoyed it. It was a good action movie with good plot and characters. One of the best movies I've seen in a while.

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Brittany H.

The Kitchen (2009): Dir: Sam Raimi / Cast: Bruce Willis, Josh Brolin, Christopher Walken, Jason Patric, Kelly Rowland: Frightfully funny black comedy in which an innocent young man by the name of Turturro (Bruce Willis) is taken to a seedy hotel where he is lured into a fantasy where he has the opportunity to be a millionaire. Although the twist at the end is predictable, The Kitchen is still full of dirty humor and plenty of cheeky one-liners. Bruce Willis plays a stereotypical rich kid with a pet pig. Josh Brolin plays his friend with a happy soul. The story is quite predictable and easy to predict, but the characters are likable enough and there is enough black humor to satisfy the audience. Bruce Willis is not afraid to play the hero, but he is completely wasted here. Christopher Walken plays the bad guy with the twist that we are supposed to believe that he has no intention of becoming rich. The kitchen is a clever idea that it keeps the audience interested for the whole duration. Director Sam Raimi is successful in creating an entertaining and entertaining movie. Score: 8 / 10

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This is the second of a trilogy about what happens when you become a kitchen staff in a restaurant. The first one was more of a documentary and this one is a much more dramatized film about the struggle of a young woman to survive in a restaurant and get a decent job. Here, as we come to know the staff and they fight for the rights of their kitchen staff. It is not a horror film but a drama of hope. In the second film we see the transformation of a young chef who is at a loss of what to do in life. She is in love with a rich man but finds that her husband is cheating on her with another woman. She is in a nervous breakdown. She is at the edge of becoming a victim of her own despair and her inability to perform a simple task in a restaurant. There is one scene in which she puts her hand in a steamy hot pot and the steam comes out of her hand. It is very funny but also very frightening. I am a fan of this kind of movies and this film is very good.

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The best thing about this film is that it's never boring. The story is not complex and the acting is brilliant. It's also a good representation of the kind of racism that existed in the U.S. in the 1980s. It's about an African-American boy who wants to be a chef. He's a good student and has some real potential. He wants to make it big, but he's afraid of going to culinary school because of his skin color. The only way he can get out of this is to be a cook. His parents are supportive and want him to do well, but he's still afraid. I think this movie is a great depiction of the racism that was rampant in the U.S. during the 1980s. It's also a great representation of the racism in today's society. It's very interesting to see how a white family in the 1980s views the people who they grew up with and the way they treat them.

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Virginia M.

I went into this movie with very low expectations. My husband and I have been eating and drinking in bars, and we've seen a lot of 'edgy' movies. When we heard there was a sex scene between a woman and a man, we were skeptical. We left the theater with no issues. I did feel like the actors' acting was a bit stiff, but not at all bad. We did like the ending, and the movie was a lot more fun than we thought it would be. The sex scene was the main reason for our interest, but it wasn't the only reason. In a few moments, we laughed at the actresses and thought they were very talented. I liked the director's use of non-traditional camera angles and color photography. The music was a nice touch. The acting was great, and I think it was the most successful movie for me of the year. I think a lot of people could have gotten a kick out of it. If you like a bit of romance and are willing to sit through an awful lot of vulgar language and sexual scenes, I think you'll like this movie. I would give it a 7, but I'm giving it an 8 because the sex scene had a big part of the movie for me.

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You know a movie is good when you see the first two minutes of it. This is one of those movies. It's a tough movie to watch because it's a little too long. It's really hard to know if it's going to end or not. But, it's worth watching, and it's worth the time.

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Robert R.

This movie is the first movie that i've seen with real english language. It was a great experience. The movie is about a man that works at a restaurant. The food is delicious and the movie is about a chef that makes the best food. The food is amazing, the acting is great and the cinematography is great. I really love this movie, I think that it's a great movie. I recommend this movie to everyone.

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I first saw this movie when I was in high school. I loved the plot and the way the characters were introduced. I knew that it was going to be good. I just didn't know how good it was going to be. It was a long time ago but I remember that it was one of those movies that just held my attention from beginning to end. It was a film that I was able to relate to. I watched it again on cable the other day and still think that it is a good film. It was just a different kind of movie then I thought it would be. I was just sitting down to watch it with a friend and all of a sudden it was over. It was about an hour into it and I said to my friend, "This movie has gone from good to bad. I don't want to watch it anymore." It is very hard to say that I enjoyed it. The action scenes were good but the plot was pretty slow. The acting was average. I would recommend this movie to people who enjoy action movies. 8/10.

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Christina Berry

I don't know why the rating was so low. I'm a fan of the original and this movie was good. The story was good and I think the actors did an excellent job. It wasn't a typical movie but I guess that's what they were going for. It was entertaining and I was glad I saw it. If you like the original you will like this movie.

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John Cusack was hilarious. Nice to see him back in the industry. This is a movie about two robbers that make their living stealing from the people that work at the restaurant. In the end, one of them gets caught, the other one escapes and wants to be a chef. The chef is played by Matthew McConaughey, who I think is the best thing in the movie. The rest of the cast was okay, but not great. The two robbers were great, but the only good thing was the bad guy that was played by Jason Bateman, who I think was great in "Criminal" but this movie is not very good. If you like John Cusack, you should see this movie. If you like action movies, you should see this movie.

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Jacob Guzman

I've read the negative reviews on this movie, and I would just like to say that I have to agree with most of the critics, because I enjoyed the movie. I thought the acting was very good, but it was the directing that was the best part of the movie. The story line was good, and the acting was really good. I would like to mention that I also thought the special effects were great, and the editing was very well done. I would say that this movie is a 9 out of 10, because it is very good, but there were some parts that were not so good, but I think that it's very well made. If you like action movies, I would definitely recommend this movie to you. I would rate this movie 8.5/10, but I would rate it a 9 out of 10 if I could.

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This movie is a wonderful depiction of the black community in the 1970's. It also provides an insight to how the police in the ghetto acted. Most of the time they weren't too friendly, or they would just get a little too friendly, which would make the black people scared. They were a lot smarter and could think for themselves. That was very good to see. They were the ones that most of the police looked to. Also, in the movie, when the police raided the house, they did so on the wrong house, because they didn't know who was there. So, they just didn't get it. And I believe this explains a lot of the problems they were having with the black people. The police in the ghetto were in the hood and were very good at what they did, and didn't know how to get it right. I believe this is why the police raids in the ghetto were so bad, because they didn't get it right. Also, the police weren't very sympathetic in the movie, but that is something I have to explain later. I will say that this movie is great. It is very different than other movies that have come out in the past couple of years. It is very different in that it is not very violent. There is a lot of blood, but not much. But in this movie, the violence is very brutal. It is very graphic, and very gory. The actors in the movie do a good job at portraying the way the people in the ghetto thought of them. The acting is great, especially the actor who played Spicoli. He did a great job in portraying the way the people in the ghetto thought of him. Overall, this is a great movie. I highly recommend it.

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This film is set in the US in the early 1980s. In the film, a woman, played by Christa Campbell, moves to a small town in the suburbs of Philadelphia. The town is an old industrial area that has been abandoned for years. The woman, Holly, lives with her mother and younger brother. They are the typical middle class family. One day, the woman comes home and discovers that her brother has been having an affair with the girl's mother. The woman decides to take matters into her own hands and she and her brother move out of the house. They move to a large house that is about to be sold. Holly decides to take over the business and the family business and starts selling the house. She even hires a maid to take care of the house. The woman decides to stay with the family. Holly also wants to be a chef and she begins cooking in the kitchen and making the family a big dinner. Holly and her brother start having an affair. Holly decides that she will leave the family and move to New York City. This is when she meets her new boyfriend, Jason, played by Michael Ironside. The relationship between the two starts to fall apart and they decide to break up. Holly decides to go back to her old house and start over. The rest of the film is Holly trying to get her life back on track. This is a very good film. The acting is very good and the story is interesting. I enjoyed this film. I would recommend this film to anyone who likes a good thriller.

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I don't know if this movie is for everyone or not but I can assure you that if you like crime and action movies, you will like this movie. The movie is about a cop named Jimmy, a cop who was wrongfully accused of a crime he didn't commit. He had a different name, Jimmy, but he's really a cop who is trying to prove his innocence and in the process has to do some hard work. The movie is quite violent and there are some funny scenes but it's not for everyone. There are some plot twists in the movie and you will be wondering how the movie will end. If you like action movies and want to see a good movie, this is the movie for you.

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Carl Porter

I saw this movie not knowing anything about it and decided to give it a shot. I was completely wrong! It is a movie I can watch again and again and again and I still love it. It's not about two guys trying to rob a bank and the plot is not the best and the acting is average, but the movie is worth watching. The idea is the same as the original but the execution is different. For one, this movie takes place in a college campus and it is actually a student film with a lot of student actors. The only people who didn't like this movie were the students who did not like the new director. So what? This is a college movie, don't compare it to the original. The original is very well known and very entertaining, this movie is not that but it is still very entertaining and can be watched again and again. Just don't expect too much from it. For me, this movie was so good I even watched it again the day after watching it and I still love it.

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Austin Gibson

It's all about the fight. A man learns to live life by giving up and accepting what he needs to survive. But after he starts to look back on it he finds it has not been all that bad. The time he spent with his brother and his father was very important and now he needs to do the same. After the fatal accident his brother's life was very important to him. So is his father's life to him. So the man learns to live by giving up, and live life to the fullest. The film is about a man who is facing his own mortality and the questions he asks himself. After watching this movie I saw it a few times, and each time I came out thinking about how I would live my life differently and what I would do differently, and I was grateful to the director and the actors for taking the time to make this film. It is great to see what makes people's life worth living. I recommend this movie to anyone who wants to see an inspirational film that will inspire them to live their lives differently. I hope this review helped you to enjoy the film and see the man who is facing his own mortality.

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Edward M.

I'm not a big fan of the whole romance genre. I like to watch movies without much of the romance thrown in. This movie was great because of its storyline, but I don't like to watch movies with romance thrown in. I'm glad I watched this one. I think it was a great movie, but the romance didn't really feel like it was a part of the movie. I think the writers did a good job with the romance and it was not distracting. I'm not saying it was a bad movie, I'm just saying it could have been better. Overall, I give it a 8/10. I can't say that I'm a huge fan of the whole romance genre, but I think this movie was great.

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This film is a biggie! It's a modern day twist on the classic spaghetti western. The two main characters are The Judge (John Turturro) and The Butcher (Alan Rickman). The Butcher is a sheriff who is sent in by the Governor (Richard Dreyfuss). The Judge is a lawyer who is sent in by the Governor to protect a local preacher. The two sides of the story are brilliantly played. The two actors playing The Judge and The Butcher are both fantastic. Turturro's acting is superb. Dreyfuss is terrific. He is the perfect villain and the perfect role for the role. I can't say enough about the two main actors. Rickman's acting is good. I think he has more screen time than the other two actors combined. The direction of the film is fantastic. The director of photography, Richard L. Semon, does an excellent job. The film is great. It is a must see film. I give it an 8 out of 10.

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I first saw this movie in the theaters when it first came out, and I must say it was a very good movie. It had a great cast, and it was well directed. It was funny, and it had a lot of action. This movie is definitely not for everyone, but if you are a fan of crime dramas, this is a must see.

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As a fan of the genre, I thought this movie was a lot of fun. There were some nice twists, but I thought it was a little predictable. Overall, it was a good movie, but not the best. If you're a fan of the genre, then I think you'll enjoy it. You'll probably like it more if you're a fan of the original series. I liked this movie a lot, but I didn't think it was the best movie in the series. I'll have to see the original series, but I think I'll be surprised if they make a sequel. I'd say this movie was pretty good, but not the best. I think this movie was better than any of the Star Trek movies, but I don't think it was better than the original Star Trek series. It's still good, but not the best.