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

The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover posterPlot: The wife of a barbaric crime boss engages in a secretive romance with a gentle bookseller between meals at her husband's restaurant. Food, colour coding, sex, murder, torture and cannibalism are the exotic fare in this beautifully filmed but brutally uncompromising modern fable which has been interpreted as an allegory for Thatcherism.
Rating: 7.6/10 (27844 votes)
Director: Peter Greenaway
Writer: Peter Greenaway
Stars: Richard Bohringer, Michael Gambon, Helen Mirren, Alan Howard
Runtime: 124 min
Rated: NC-17
Genre: Crime, Drama
Released: 1990 Apr 06