The Cook in Trouble (1904)
The Cook in Trouble
Comedy / Silent
Directed by Georges Méliès
Original title in French is "Sorcellerie culinaire"
This film centers on a busy cook whose helpers do nothing to help him, except talk and laugh. An old beggar asks the cook for some food, but the cook kicks him out. The beggar turns out to be a wizard who gives the cook hell by ruining his dishes. He blames his helpers, not knowing the wizard is behind all the mayhem.