Join Listal here 
Existing members 
Login here 
Join Listal to create lists, share images, get recommendations and much more

Eat Drink Man Woman (Yin shi nan nu) (1994)

Eat Drink Man Woman
7.5 Rating
(130 ratings)
7.8 IMDB rating

Your Rating:



Directed by


Starring (View all)
Yu-Wen Wang

Yu-Wen Wang

Jia-Ning
Chien-lien Wu

Chien-lien Wu

Jia-Chien
Kuei-Mei Yang

Kuei-Mei Yang

Jia-Jen
Sylvia Chang

Sylvia Chang

Jin-Rong
Winston Chao

Winston Chao

Li Kai
Chit-Man Chan

Chit-Man Chan

Raymond


Written by (View all)
James Schamus

James Schamus



Eat Drink Man Woman Trailers



Lists

88 votes
Listal's 100 Asian Films To See Before You Die (130 items)
list by the count
Published 2 years, 6 months ago 51 comments
47 votes
Foodie movies (30 items)
list by Foodie
Published 5 years, 7 months ago 14 comments
46 votes
The Best 1,000 Movies Ever Made (1003 items)
list by jaytoast
Published 3 years, 10 months ago 9 comments
34 votes
Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film (292 items)
list by AFIoscar
Published 1 year, 4 months ago
34 votes
IMDB Classic Film Board: Doubling the Canon! (1001 items)
list by Lamourderer
Published 2 years, 3 months ago 2 comments

View all Eat Drink Man Woman lists (51 more)

Cover art, photos and screenshots

2 votes
1 vote
1 vote
1 vote
1 vote

Reviews

Review

4 years ago at Jul 27 15:47
Ang Lee (Brokeback Mountain, The Wedding Banquet, Hulk) tells a wonderful story here through his directing. It is a movie about a father's relationship with his 3 daughters. The first daughter is a born-again Christian, who has a tough chance with love. She is expected child to stay behind to take care of her father when the others move out. The second child is the difficult one, who has a mind of... read more

A very good movie

3 years, 2 months ago at May 29 18:21
I have seen this one 15 years ago in the movie theater so I can't remember all the details but I remember that it was a very good flick. It is the last movie Ang Lee directed before going West with "Sense and Sensibility" and then his career really took off. Anyway, this is a rather small and intimate picture but the human emotions and relationships are very well depicted and the whole thing is ju... read more
View all Eat Drink Man Woman reviews
Release date: 3 August 1994
UPC: 027616867858
Join Listal to add your own lists, reviews, tags, pictures and videos to this movie

Update feed

Tumppi added this to a list 7 months ago
New Year's resolution (2014) (171 movies items)
mirinbuddy added this to a list 7 months, 2 weeks ago
P_arnott added this to a list 8 months, 1 week ago
alex555 added this to a list 9 months, 3 weeks ago
Life / Family (73 movies items)
alex555 added this to a list 9 months, 3 weeks ago
@ Taiwan (21 movies items)
alex555 added this to a list 9 months, 3 weeks ago
Food (9 movies items)
P_arnott added this to a list 9 months, 3 weeks ago
mirinbuddy added this to a list 11 months, 2 weeks ago
garfield2710 added this to a list 1 year, 1 month ago
Siskel and Ebert 1994 Ratings (206 movies items)

"Two Thumbs Up Siskel: Up Ebert: Up"


Lamourderer added this to a list 1 year, 2 months ago
Antti Alanen 1990 - 2004 (110 movies items)
dannyjai added this to a list 1 year, 4 months ago
Invite me to Dinner Please (10 movies items)

"The movie is about a master cheif and his three daughters, but the food that they sreve oh my god, I want to reach in and grab it, it looks so good. But maybe I am a fan of Chinese food. Nom Nom raiting 8/10. "


garfield2710 added this to a list 1 year, 4 months ago
AFIoscar added this to a list 1 year, 4 months ago
Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film (292 movies items)

"1994 NOMINEE - Taiwan - Ang Lee"


Kurkkuharja added this to a list 1 year, 7 months ago
Kurkkuharja's movie theatre (987 movies items)
Nocturne added this to a list 1 year, 7 months ago
Watched in 2012 (86 movies items)
mirinbuddy added this to a list 1 year, 7 months ago
My Favorite 90's Movies (111 movies items)
jaytoast added this to a list 1 year, 7 months ago
Film Inspired Foods - Part I (Rough Draft) (22 movies items)

"More than 100 different recipes were used during the film"


anaconda added this to a list 1 year, 8 months ago
Single word movie names (3 movies items)
ria2u added this to a list 1 year, 8 months ago
Movies in our collection (446 movies items)
Gizmo213 added this to a list 1 year, 9 months ago
23 Films about... Food & Cooking (23 movies items)

"A semi-retired master chef of the Taipei Grand Hotel, Chef Chu, has three beautiful daughters, each of which has a hectic and problematic love life that changes the family dynamic."


BC68 added this to a list 1 year, 10 months ago
2012 (2047 movies items)
AVPGuyver21 added this to a list 1 year, 11 months ago
Watched in 2012 with Commentary (159 movies items)

"Not the type of movie that I usually like, but I end up enjoying then I normally did. The characters and acting were really well done in this film. "


Goofoff added this to a list 2 years, 1 month ago
All Features I've Seen (1045 movies items)
Xanadon't added this to a list 2 years, 1 month ago
My 1994 Favorites (30 movies items)
jaytoast added this to a list 2 years, 2 months ago
World Cinema - Taiwan ** (23 movies items)
Lamourderer added this to a list 2 years, 3 months ago
vanessa added this to a list 2 years, 4 months ago
The Movies of 1994 (242 movies items)
KimKhánh n.h added this to a list 2 years, 4 months ago
Asian movies (13 movies items)
the count added this to a list 2 years, 6 months ago
Listal's 100 Asian Films To See Before You Die (130 movies items)

" Points: 4 Chosen by: anzanbanjdzi (4) IMDB top 250 rank: N/A"


Eleanor added this to a list 2 years, 7 months ago
Watched in 2011 (375 movies items)
Abhi added this to a list 2 years, 9 months ago
Back to Back to Back (120 movies items)
bdidock added this to a list 2 years, 10 months ago
Julia added this to a list 2 years, 11 months ago
Best Food Movies (18 movies items)
Princess Lolita added this to a list 3 years ago
Seen in 2011 (180 movies items)
Dino added this to a list 3 years ago
Watched in 2011 (322 movies items)
johanlefourbe posted a review 3 years, 2 months ago

A very good movie

“I have seen this one 15 years ago in the movie theater so I can't remember all the details but I remember that it was a very good flick. It is the last movie Ang Lee directed before going West with "Sense and Sensibility" and then his career really took off. Anyway, this is a rather small and intimate picture but the human emotions and relationships are very well depicted and the whole thing is just fascinating.

read more

johanlefourbe added this to a list 3 years, 2 months ago
My favourite Asian movies (30 movies items)

"Original Title: 'Yin shi nan nu' Country: Taiwan Directed by: Ang Lee Plot: A senior chef lives with his three grown daughters; the middle one finds her future plans affected by unexpected events and the life changes of the other household members. Note: It is the last movie Ang Lee directed before going West with "Sense and Sensibility" and then his career really took off. Anyway, this is a rather small and intimate picture but the human emotions and relationships are very well dep"


Mallow added this to a list 3 years, 3 months ago
JxSxPx added this to a list 3 years, 4 months ago
100 Essential Male Film Performances (99 movies items)

"Sihung Lung Only Ang Lee and Sihung Lung could freight the simple act of a daughter serving her father soup with almost unbearable emotion. Eat Drink Man Woman details an eventful season for Chu (Lung), an aging widower and chef who has lost his sense of taste—a problem for a father who has only food through which to communicate with his three grown daughters, at the elaborate family dinners he prepares every Sunday night. Lung shows this closed-in man, merely going through the motions of his "


Alabama1971 added this to a list 3 years, 4 months ago
Manly Films (119 movies items)

« Prev12 Next »