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anime
anime

I Can't Stop Watching this Weirdly Sexual Cooking-Themed Anime

'Food Wars' is about world cuisine, empty elitism, and a plucky young upstart beating the odds.
Lizzy Saxe
8.3.18
Jello
Jello

Meet the Jelloman, the Iconic Jell-O Shot Entrepreneur of Philly's Indie Rock Scene

"I put in seven pounds of powder and four handles of vodka into each one. It's like the Jell-O soup kitchen."
Luke Winkie
7.23.18
Books
Books

‘Heartburn’ Is Still the Best Book About Food and Breakups

Thirty-five years on from its publication, Nora Ephron’s semi-autobiographical novel is an all-too-human declaration of gustatory independence.
Josh Baines
6.28.18
Film
Film

The Popcorn Scene from ‘Troll 2’ Is the Best Food Scene in Cinema

An ode to the best worst scene in the best worst movie.
Mayukh Sen
5.4.18
Weed
Weed

Please Enjoy This 50-Year-Old Movie about Weed Brownies

'I Love You, Alice B. Toklas' is basically a love letter to the chocolate edible.
Mayukh Sen
4.23.18
Film
Film

Watch a Clip from 'Bao,' Pixar's New Short About a Sentient Baby Dumpling

The eight-minute film will be shown before 'The Incredibles 2', which comes out in theaters on June 15.
Mayukh Sen
4.13.18
Film
Film

WATCH: How to Assemble the Perfect Bowl of Ramen

Check out an exclusive clip from the upcoming documentary 'Ramen Heads.'
Munchies Staff
3.9.18
Film
Film

'Lady Bird' Shows That It's OK for Women to Be Hungry

Greta Gerwig's Oscar-nominated film tells the story of Christine ‘Lady Bird’ McPherson, a 17-year-old who takes—and eats—exactly what she wants.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
2.26.18
Film
Film

The Peach Was a Sex Object Long Before 'Call Me By Your Name'

And long before the emoji, too.
Dan Q. Dao
2.14.18
Film
Film

Eat All the Food from 'Spirited Away' in This Taiwanese Town

This is how to make like No-Face and scarf the countless treats of Jiufen, Taiwan, for a taste of Miyazaki's inspiration for his beloved 2001 film Spirited Away.
Elyssa Goldberg
1.15.18
Film
Film

Why 'The Muppet Christmas Carol' Is One of the Best Food Movies of All Time

Can a movie give you hunger pangs? I've learned the answer is yes.
Mayukh Sen
12.11.17
Sushi
Sushi

That Trippy Green Code in ‘The Matrix’ Is Just a Bunch of Sushi Recipes

Mystery solved!
Mayukh Sen
10.26.17