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The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)

NC-17 04/06/1990 (US) CrimeDrama 2h 4m

Lust...Murder...Dessert. Bon Appetit!


The wife of an abusive criminal finds solace in the arms of a kind regular guest in her husband's restaurant.

  1. Peter Greenaway

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Richard Bohringer

    Richard Bohringer

    Richard Borst

  2. Michael Gambon

    Michael Gambon

    Albert Spica

  3. Helen Mirren

    Helen Mirren

    Georgina Spica

  4. Alan Howard

    Alan Howard


  5. Tim Roth

    Tim Roth


  6. Ciarán Hinds

    Ciarán Hinds


  7. Liz Smith

    Liz Smith


  8. Gary Olsen

    Gary Olsen


  9. Ewan Stewart

    Ewan Stewart


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The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $2,300,000.00

Revenue $7,724,701.00


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