Food plays a large role in our lives, but not always as large a role on TV and movies. The reason for that is simple. Food is hard to shoot. Food doesn't look the same in multiple takes, making editing difficult. Food doesn't stay hot or fresh for long so that melted cheese won't be melted by the time your actors are ready to eat it. It's a major decision by the filmmakers to include food on film. So when food does appear in a film or on TV, you know it was important to the creators for some reason or another. Below is my list of the best food movies and shows.