The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)

At Le Hollandais gourmet restaurant, every night is filled with opulence, decadence and gluttony. But when the cook, a thief, his wife and her lover all come together, they unleash a shocking torrent of sex, food, murder and revenge.

All Releases

Domestic (90.6%)
$7,724,701
International (9.4%)
$799,293
Worldwide
$8,526,030
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorMiramax
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Domestic Opening$252,223
Earliest Release DateApril 6, 1990 (Domestic)
Running Time2 hr 4 min
GenresCrime Drama

By Release

Release GroupRolloutMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
Original ReleaseApril 6, 1990Domestic, APAC$7,724,701$7,726,737
2021 Re-releaseAPAC, EMEA$799,293$799,293

By Region

Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Domestic1$7,724,7015,515
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
United Kingdom1$798,4463,322
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
New Zealand1$8476,884