Burnt

Burnt

Burnt

Bradley Cooper is Adam Jones, a chef looking for culinary redemption in this comedy-drama. After destroying his career in Paris, he cleans up and heads home to London to chase three Michelin stars. From the director of August: Osage County and the writers of Locke and, erm, Iron Sky. Co-stars Alicia Vikander (Ex Machina), Uma Thurman (Kill Bill), Lily James (Cinderella), Sienna Miller (American Sniper), Emma Thompson (Saving Mr. Banks) and Daniel Brühl (Rush).

2015Rating: M, Mature themes and coarse language100 minsUSA
ComedyDrama
70%
want to see

Reviews & comments

Variety

Variety

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[Forces] its fine actors to function less as an ensemble than as a motley sort of intervention group.

0
The New York Times

The New York Times

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Bound to inspire headlines full of tiresome kitchen wordplay: "half-baked," "underdone," "lacks seasoning."

0
The Age

The Age

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Alongside Cooper, director John Wells has gathered a strong ensemble cast, but they're given little to work with.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

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There are many loving shots of small, colour co-ordinated helpings... a device that tends to be the first refuge of a director lumbered with a script lacking enough lines worth saying.

3.0
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Screen Daily

Screen Daily

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For a film about a daredevil chef who wants to challenge his customers, "Burnt" mostly plays it safe.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

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Aa cheerless and unappetizing plate of piffle that deserves to be smashed against a wall or at least sent back to the kitchen.

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

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Overcooked... a movie that wears its glossiness as a badge of honor.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

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Cooper can do this kind of arrogant-but-irresistible golden boy shtick in his sleep, but that doesn't make it any less pleasurable to watch.

0

This is to foodies what Eat Pray Love was for travellers. Poor writing and threadbare plot lifted out of the mire by Bradley Cooper at the top of his game. Fortunately he is on screen for the entire movie, and his performance alone makes it watchable.

2.0
0

Beautiful movie I could not stop laughing, reminded me on sleeping with the enemy where a women opens her legs rather wide to cross them without wearing panties. Very simular to "Hangover one".

5.0
0

A solid turn from Cooper, who plays against his charming type, and his American Sniper co star, Miller. Except for a twist that I didn't see coming the story is formulaic with nothing incredibly special that would impress anyone's cinematic palate. Also what is it with old middle class white women who feel the need to commentate throughout the entire...

3.0
0
Variety

Variety

press

[Forces] its fine actors to function less as an ensemble than as a motley sort of intervention group.

0
The New York Times

The New York Times

press

Bound to inspire headlines full of tiresome kitchen wordplay: "half-baked," "underdone," "lacks seasoning."

0
The Age

The Age

press

Alongside Cooper, director John Wells has gathered a strong ensemble cast, but they're given little to work with.

0
Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

press

There are many loving shots of small, colour co-ordinated helpings... a device that tends to be the first refuge of a director lumbered with a script lacking enough lines worth saying.

3.0
0
Screen Daily

Screen Daily

press

For a film about a daredevil chef who wants to challenge his customers, "Burnt" mostly plays it safe.

0
Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

press

Aa cheerless and unappetizing plate of piffle that deserves to be smashed against a wall or at least sent back to the kitchen.

0
Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

press

Overcooked... a movie that wears its glossiness as a badge of honor.

0
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

Cooper can do this kind of arrogant-but-irresistible golden boy shtick in his sleep, but that doesn't make it any less pleasurable to watch.

0

This is to foodies what Eat Pray Love was for travellers. Poor writing and threadbare plot lifted out of the mire by Bradley Cooper at the top of his game. Fortunately he is on screen for the entire movie, and his performance alone makes it watchable.

2.0
0

Beautiful movie I could not stop laughing, reminded me on sleeping with the enemy where a women opens her legs rather wide to cross them without wearing panties. Very simular to "Hangover one".

5.0
0

A solid turn from Cooper, who plays against his charming type, and his American Sniper co star, Miller. Except for a twist that I didn't see coming the story is formulaic with nothing incredibly special that would impress anyone's cinematic palate. Also what is it with old middle class white women who feel the need to commentate throughout the entire...

3.0
0