Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe?


1h 52m 1978

Brief Synopsis

Mystery abounds when it is discovered that, one by one, the greatest Chefs in Europe are being killed. The intriguing part of the murders is that each chef is killed in the same manner that their own special dish is prepared in. Food critics and the (many) self-proclaimed greatest Chefs in Europe demand the mystery be solved.

Film Details

Also Known As
Die Schlemmerorgie, Schlemmerorgie, Die, Too Many Chefs
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1978
Production Company
Arri Group; Lorimar Film Entertainment
Distribution Company
Warner Bros. Pictures Distribution
Location
France; United States; Italy

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color (MGM Color)

Synopsis

Max is a wealthy, conoisseur of fine food, who cannot stop himself from eating the first-class cuisine that surrounds him. His doctors have warned him that he must lose over one hundred pounds, or die of heart failure. The pressure to resist so many four-star chefs in Europe is too much to bear. So when chefs start coming up murdered, Max becomes the prime suspect.

Crew

Werner Achmann

Art Direction

Merv Adelson

Executive Producer

John Alcott

Director Of Photography

William Aldrich

Producer

Lewis Bogue

Gaffer

Millie Burns

Art Direction

Bernard Cohn

Assistant Director (France)

John David

Production Assistant

Rene Dupont

Production Manager (Usa)

Anton Eder

Costumes (Men)

Pepita Fairfax

Assistant Editor

Wayne Fitzgerald

Titles

Don French

2nd Assistant Director

Friedrich Galla

Propmaster Assistant

Wolfgang Glattes

Assistant Director

Andrew Gonzales

Associate Editor

Horst Grandt

Propmaster

Jobst Grapow

Assistant Director (Italy)

Victor Guarnier

Sound Effects

Lynn H Guthrie

Associate Producer

John C Hammell

Music Editor

Lutz Hengst

Executive In Charge Of Production

Linda Henrikson

Costumes (Women)

David Hildyard

2nd Assistant Director

John Jolliffe

Sound Effects

Richard Kupper

Dialogue Editor

Andre Labussiere

Set Decorator

Micheline Lanctôt

Title Design

Emile Lavigne

Makeup (George Segal)

Fred Leitenstorfer

Key Grip

Paul Lemaire

Unit Manager (France)

Ivan Lyons

Source Material (From Novel)

Nan Lyons

Source Material (From Novel)

Henry Mancini

Music

Carlo Margraf

Location Manager (Italy)

Barbara Miller

Casting

Douglas Milsome

Camera Assistant

Judy Moorcroft

Costume Designer

Thom Noble

Editor

Lee Rich

Executive Producer

Edward M. Saeta

Executive In Charge Of Production

Ilse Schwarzwald

Production Assistant

Henri Sokal

Production Supervisor

Tommy Staples

Boom Operator

James G. Stewart

Sound Rerecording

Peter Stone

Screenwriter

Guy Tavers

Assistant Director (Usa)

Simon Thompson

Hairdresser (Jacqueline Bisset)

Juliette Toutain

Unit Manager (France)

Ago Von Sperl

Makeup

Rudiger Von Sperl

Hairstyles

Michael Waldleitner

Camera Assistant

Eric Williams

Camera Operator

Rolf Zehetbauer

Production Designer

Film Details

Also Known As
Die Schlemmerorgie, Schlemmerorgie, Die, Too Many Chefs
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1978
Production Company
Arri Group; Lorimar Film Entertainment
Distribution Company
Warner Bros. Pictures Distribution
Location
France; United States; Italy

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 52m
Sound
Mono
Color
Color (MGM Color)

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 1978

Released in United States 1978