Grande Bouffe, La (1973): Marco Ferreri’s Controversial, Cult Movie

La Grande Bouffe (Italian: La grande abbuffata; English: The Grande Bouffe and Blow-Out) is a 1973 French–Italian film directed by Marco Ferreri.

It stars Marcello Mastroianni, Ugo Tognazzi, Michel Piccoli, Philippe Noiret and Andréa Ferréol.

Centering on a group of friends who plan to eat themselves to death, it satirizes consumerism and the decadence of the bourgeoisie.

This film played at the 1973 Cannes Film Fest, Though controversial upon initial release, it has become a cult film.