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Art x Cinema: Top 10 Dinner Parties on Film

This week, all things “dining” are on the menu. What better way to ensure a memorable dinner party than by adding art into the mix? With 10 tips on how to add art to your dining room and a new collection of statement works to prompt conversation, Saatchi Art has got you covered.

Still needing a bit of inspiration? For a lesson in festivity, we turn to the movies for the 10 best dinner parties on film—including one real-life party hosted by none other than Salvador Dalí!

#10: Greystroke: The Legend of Tarzan

Warner Bros.

#9: Notting Hill

Polygram Filmed Entertainment

#8: Beauty and the Beast

Walt Disney Pictures

#7: Beetlejuice

Geffen Company

#6: Big Night

Rysher Entertainment

#5: I Am Love

First Sun

#4: Hook

Amblin Entertainment

#3: Babette’s Feast

Panorama Film A/S

#2: Like Water for Chocolate

Arau Films Internacional

#1: Dizzy Dalí’s Dinner Party


Did we leave any out? What’s your favorite movie dinner scene?

About the Author

Nicole Garton is Fair Director at The Other Art Fair. See what she's up to behind-the-scenes at @nicolegarton.