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Cook Off! (2017)

Cook Off!
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As a buffet of quirky contestants prepare for the renowned Van Rookle Farms Cooking Contest, the heat is on to win a one million-dollar prize. The filmmakers follow them as the foodie media and celebrity judges descend on a hotel convention area to see which contestants rise, which ones fall, who will reveal their true nature, and who will find love with the contest’s costumed Muffin Man mascot.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 17th, 2017 (Limited) by Lionsgate Premiere
Video Release: November 17th, 2017 by Lionsgate Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R for sexual material/references.
(Rating bulletin 2445 (Cert #50703), 10/5/2016)
Running Time: 98 minutes
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Keywords: Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, Food, Tournament, Mockumentary, Improvised, Ensemble
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Lionsgate Premiere
Production Countries: United States

Lead Ensemble Members

   Sharon Solfest
   Pauline Solfest
   Amber Strang
   Lars Hagerbakke
   Ladybug Briggs
   Del Crawford

Supporting Cast

Ben Falcone    Cameron Strang
Jack Plotnick    Timothy Whims
Phil LaMarr    Reverend Thaddeus Briggs, Esq.
Jordan Black    Markus Briggs
Romy Rosemont    Patty Pasternak
Roy Jenkins    Richard Pasternak
Cristine Rose    Victoria Dougherty
Jennifer Elise Cox    Cassandra Dougherty
Markie Post    Christine Merriweather
Cedric Yarbrough    Jericho
Stephen Root   
Louie Anderson    Mayor Doug Anderson
Mindy Sterling    Mrs. Burris
Karen Maruyama    Ho Lyn Lee Winn
Tom Carey    Grandpa Pasternak
Jeannie Roshar    The Spirit of Blue Earth
Tara Subkoff    Assistant to the Mayor of Blue Earth
Steve Little    Muffin Man
Micah McCain    Hotel Clerk
Paul Wilson    Mike Sweazy
Jane Edith Wilson    Daneel Kuhar
Jim Rash    Beauregard St. Pompadeux
Melissa Peterman    Nancy Schmaedeke
Todd Glass    Chow Channel Reporter
Sam Pancake    David Lord
Annie Mumolo    Moonlight Girl
Ariane Price    Moonlight Girl #2
Kurt Hamilton    Sous Chef
Cheryl Hawker    Midwestern Housewife
Wendy Makkena    Jennifer Watson
Pamela Munro    Mary Pope (Contestant)
Gary Lucy    Head of Security
Mark Cirillo    James, Banana Waiter
Chris Kerner    EMT
Bruce W. Cameron    EMT
William Tempel    Family Member
Danny Schmitz    Larry Trout
Seth Renov    Pablo Van Rookle
Vicki Roberts    Family Member
Elizabeth Imus    Sandra
S.A. Griffin    Dave Carrierre
Annabelle Gurwitch    Melody Nardonne
Alexander Garcia    Family Member
Steve Barnes    Young Gangster


Marcia Wallace    Herself
Gavin MacLeod    Himself

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Production and Technical Credits

Cathryn Michon    Screenwriter
Wendi McLendon-Covey    Screenwriter
Bruce W. Cameron    Screenwriter
Cathryn Michon    Story based on the book “The Grrl Genius Guide to Life” by
Bruce W. Cameron    Producer
Derek Anderson    Producer
Victor Kubicek    Producer
Cathryn Michon    Producer
Wendi McLendon-Covey    Co-Producer
Bob Krakower    Co-Producer
Danny Schmitz    Associate Producer
Randy Mendelsohn    Executive Producer
Sheri Kelton    Executive Producer
Bruce Dickson    Director of Photography
Brian O'Hara    Production Designer
Mallory Gottlieb    Editor
Cathryn Michon    Editor
Michael Demirjian    Additional Editor
Joel Beckerman    Composer
Joel C. High    Music Supervisor
Rainer Filthaut    Co-Executive Producer
Kurt Hamilton    Co-Executive Producer
Oscar J.T. Holm    Co-Executive Producer
Petr Lukes    Co-Executive Producer
Seth Renov    Co-Executive Producer
Jana Sobotova    Co-Executive Producer
Bruce Dickson    Associate Producer
Jason Pachomski    Associate Producer
Brad Birkeland    Production Manager
Tommy Kuk    First Assistant Director
Alexa Sheehan    Second Assistant Director
Cathryn Michon    Second Unit Director
Klint Macro    Sound Mixer
Matt Walsh    Sound Mixer
Natalie Sanfilippo    Art Director
Keleigh Ferguson    Art Director
Patricia Peppard    Costume Designer
Barbie Hatch    Costume Supervisor
Linda Whang    Hair and Makeup Supervisor
Eva Zedler    Script Supervisor
Angela Carroll    Location Manager
Bill Monroe    Location Manager
Mark Zekanis    Location Manager
Michael Mees    Associate Editor
Ryan Patrick Brennan    First Assistant Editor
Jason Pachomski    First Assistant Editor
Ramiro Castro Jr.    Second Assistant Editor
Yoshio Kohashi    Second Assistant Editor
Karol Urban    Re-recording Mixer
Steve Urban    Re-recording Mixer
Joseph DiMarco    Additional Sound Re-recording Mixer
Karol Urban    Dialogue Editor
Andrew Twite    Sound Effects Editor
Steve Urban    Sound Effects Editor
Karol Urban    Supervising Sound Editor
Steve Urban    Supervising Sound Editor
John Warrin    Foley Mixer
Joel Beckerman    Executive Music Producer
Joel Douek    Executive Music Producer
Tristan Clopet    Additional Music
Chris Rizzo    Music Editor

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

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