Movie quotes about food and drink
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The next best thing to eating food, is talking about it. And we've all done our fair share of that -- us food editors especially. But there are some people who love food so much, who think about food in just the right way, that they articulate what we've always felt but haven't been able to eloquently put into words. Those people -- like M. Fisher and Julia Child -- are heroes, not only for the good work they've done, but for the great quotes they have left behind. Check out our favorite food quotes and share yours in the comments below. Eat dessert first.
Don't have an account yet? Get the most out of your experience with a personalized all-access pass to everything local on events, music, restaurants, news and more. And while a picture or some footage is worth a thousand words, sometimes a passing reference to food and drink in film can be just as rich. Here are my five favorites:. Aliens is about the farthest thing from food porn, but ironically one of its most memorable lines concerns comestibles rather than extraterrestrials. This witty comment by Frost Ricco Ross comes right after Ripley Sigourney Weaver shoves a tray of food at Bishop Lance Henrikson during a rather stressful confrontation. Nothing like invoking carbohydrates to diffuse cinematic tension.
Sign in. The Silence of the Lambs "A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice Chianti. Forrest Gump "Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.