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Fuck Up (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jack is pleased with himself for the first time in years. He has decided to stop fucking anything with a pulse and also to cut back on his eager and enthusiastic drug use. Then his best friend crashes into a moose in the middle of the night on the Swedish border. He is found with a hoof buried in his forehead and 2.5 kilos of cocaine in the trunk. Over the next 24 hours, Jack loses his house, his girlfriend leaves him and takes their daughter with her. And as he is about to find out: when you think you have hit rock bottom, it can always get worse.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: drugs/alcohol, nothing goes right, chases and races, crime, crimes, disorder, chase, crime gone awry, drug dealing, going straight, couple relations, friends, hopes, ambulance driver, childhood friends, bloody face, male female friendship, male friendship, beard, fleeing, hospital bed, falling asleep, fully clothed sex, beer drinking, amphetamine ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway

Most similar movies to Fuck Up

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and dark humor films with plots about crimes, crime, disorder, friends, nothing goes right, drugs/alcohol and crime gone awry mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Fuck Up: You Really Got Me (2001), Dom Hemingway (2013), A Somewhat Gentle Man (2010), North (2009), Thin Ice (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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You Really Got Me (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jan's fastfood-business is going bankrupt, his girlfriend has left him, and he is being exploited by his live-in father. Therefore, he has nothing to loose when he gets mixed up in the kidnapping of famous rock star Iver Mo. But Jan has never ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, witty ...
Plot: kidnapping, unlikely criminals, crime, nothing goes right, down on your luck, crimes, disorder, parents and children, love and romance, cow, rock star, hypochondriac ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway
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 6.2
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Dom Hemingway (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After spending 12 years in prison for keeping his mouth shut, notorious safe-cracker Dom Hemingway is back on the streets of London looking to collect what he's owed.
Style: dark humor, talky, stylized, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, safecracker, drugs/alcohol, criminal heroes, money, crimes, fatherhood, criminal's revenge, nothing goes right, rivalry, disorder, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, france, french riviera, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
A Somewhat Gentle Man (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After serving a 12-year sentence for killing the man that slept with his wife, a man ponders whether he should try and reconcile with his family, or take revenge on those who turned him in.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: crimes, gangsters, hoodlum, going straight, parents and children, sexual relations, hopes, rivalry, family relations, disorder, snitch, mechanic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway, oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.7
 3K
North (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Following a nervous breakdown, ski athlete Jomar has isolated himself in a lonely existence as the guard of a ski park. When he learns that he might be the father of a child way up north, he sets on a strange and poetic journey through Norway on a ...
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, realistic, gloomy, humorous ...
Plot: on the road, alcohol, self discovery, dull life, road trip, grandparent grandchild relationship, life is a bitch, wilderness, unfulfillment, introspection, alcohol abuse, estrangement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Thin Ice (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dishonest insurance salesman's life quickly disintegrates during a Wisconsin winter when he teams up with a psychopath to steal a rare violin at the home of a reclusive farmer.
Style: dark humor, twists and turns, clever, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: salesman, cons and scams, neo noir, crime, nothing goes right, cold, small town, crimes, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, manipulations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.1
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Snowman's Land (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When the wife of a crime boss is accidentally killed, the hit man who was hired to protect the remote house in which she was living tries to keep her death under wraps. Fearing vengeance from the gangster, he's soon locked in a fight for ...
Style: humorous, serious, dark humor, realistic, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, crime gone awry, danger, crime, disorder, nothing goes right, hitman, crimes, deadly, mission gone awry
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
I Always Wanted to Be a Gangster (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Told in four vignettes, this existential comedy relates the exploits of four aspiring criminals who hope to improve their lot, but find that they might not have what it takes for a life of crime.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, stylized
Plot: waitress, kidnapping, crime, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, crimes, disorder, gangsters, hostages, nothing goes right, card playing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.5
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Down Terrace (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After serving jail time for a mysterious crime, Bill and Karl get out of jail and become preoccupied with figuring out who turned them in to the police. On top of that, the "family business" is on the rocks, and the motley crew of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, rough ...
Plot: crime, criminal heroes, drugs/alcohol, dysfunctional family, murder, crime family, family business, suburbs, crimes, family relations, nothing goes right, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Small Apartments (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a clumsy deadbeat accidentally kills his landlord, he must do everything in his power to hide the body, only to find that the distractions of lust, the death of his beloved brother, and a crew of misfit characters force him on a journey where a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: murder, social misfits, drugs/alcohol, misfit, disorder, crime, goofy hero, nothing goes right, crimes, deadly, guru, daydreamer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Madea Goes to Jail (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: At long last, Madea returns to the big screen in TYLER PERRY'S MADEA GOES TO JAIL. This time America's favorite irreverent, pistol-packin' grandmomma is raising hell behind bars and lobbying for her freedom...Hallelujer!
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, adaptation directed by original author
Plot: golden years, drugs/alcohol, farce, prison, prison life, crime, criminal, fish out of water, elderly, disorder, goofy hero, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.4
 4K
Weirdsville (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of slackers get in way over their heads when they try to dump the body of a dead girlfriend in the basement of a drive-in movie theater where a satanic cult performs ritual sacrifices.
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: morphine, car chase, safecracker, coma, buddies, friendship, crime, satanism, friends, crimes, couples, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.5
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Dag (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Meet Dag, a couple's therapist who holds a 90% divorce rate. His philosophy in life is that people should live alone and he's happy to share that with his patients. Dag leads a quiet life and the only thing he loves more than his solitude ...
Style: cynical, dark humor, humorous, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: doctors and patients, love and romance, friends, siblings relations, loner, power relations, fall in love, therapy, alienation, therapist, marital problem, mad ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.4
 78
Refuge (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The shimmering New Mexico sun bleaches the earth and reflects off towering thunderheads. From inside an RV nestled among the desert brush just off a barely-paved road, the middle-of-nowhere silence is broken by one quick and alarming gunshot. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: on the road, desert, unlikely couple, on the run, crime, starting over, fall in love, fish out of water, kidnapping, chases and races, crimes, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.6
 2K
Stand Off (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a misguided attempt to protect his family and pay back gambling debts to the local Mobster, Jimbo robs a fish market, which is coincidentally owned by the same Mobster. On the run, Jimbo is cornered in a local curio shop, where he takes hostage ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic
Plot: hostages, comedy of errors, store, crime gone awry, crime, crimes, disorder, gangsters, unlikely criminals, on the run, self discovery, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Angels' Share (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, France, Belgium, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Narrowly avoiding jail, new dad Robbie vows to turn over a new leaf. A visit to a whisky distillery inspires him and his mates to seek a way out of their hopeless lives.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sincere, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: community service, whiskey, petty criminal, going straight, drugs/alcohol, working class, partners, buddies, misfit partners, moral dilemma, couple relations, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland, edinburgh scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Boys Don't Cry (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One of the best Polish comedies of the late 1990's, "Boys Don't Cry" is a satirical look at the gangsters of Poland and some teens who accidentally get involved with them.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, stylized, witty
Plot: crime, nothing goes right, crimes, friends, prostitute, buddies, gangsters, disorder, best friends, goofy hero, friendship, polish ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.9
 260
Joe + Belle (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An accidental murder brings two girls together in a series of wild crimes and romance over the course of an evening.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: lesbian, murder, drugs/alcohol, fall in love, crime, fugitives, lovers on the run, chases and races, crimes, love and romance, criminal heroes, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.3
 5K
The Mule (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1983, a naive man is detained by Australian Federal Police with lethal narcotics hidden in his stomach. After being apprehended, ‘The Mule’ makes a desperate choice... to defy his bodily functions and withhold the evidence – literally.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: crime, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry, crimes, drug dealing, escapades, disorder, drugs, house arrest, hotel room
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: australia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Green Butchers (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Green Butchers (Danish: De grønne slagtere) is a black comedy featuring two butchers, Svend "Sweat" and Bjarne, who start their own shop to get away from their arrogant boss. Cannibalism is soon introduced to the plot, and further ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: friendship, butcher, cannibalism, drugs/alcohol, workplace situations, brother, store, crimes, small town, partners, disorder, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Chor Machaaye Shor (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Fortunately, before his arrest Shyam manages to hide the diamonds at a nearby construction site, intending to return for it as soon as he gets out of prison. Two years pass and Shyam's release date arrives. Returning to his ill-gotten gains, he ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: police station, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, dishonesty, bollywood, buddies, hidden identity, nothing goes right, cons and scams, chases and races, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
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Upperdog (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As young children, half-siblings Axel and Yanne are adopted to Norway. They are separated on arrival, he to material wealth on Oslo's west side, she to an average family on the east side. In contrast to her younger brother, Yanne remembers ...
Style: semi serious, emotional, realistic, humorous
Plot: adoption, siblings relations, family relations, human nature, urban, social differences, reunion, hopes, society, friends, female director, dog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Killer Housewives (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Madrid, Azu's husband Filipe is smug and boorish, but it's his money she slips to family members constantly in need of cash and that she uses to buy gifts for her lover, Pablo. Things start to fall apart when Pablo wants to leave her ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: murder, paranoia, love triangle, crimes, infidelity, housewife, psycho, deadly, crime, gays and lesbians, mentally challenged, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Bill Collector (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Uncle Frankie (Danny Trejo) is not the kind of guy you want to meet in a dark alley. Especially when you owe him money and have been giving him the slip for a few years. Such is the fate of Lorenzo Adams (Gary Moore), a top bill collector at Lump ...
Style: twists and turns, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: dishonesty, race against time, cons and scams, workplace situations, chases and races, crimes, workplace, friends, disorder, fired from the job, boss, office ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.6
 3K
Jackpot (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Norway
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Terrified and bloody, Oscar Svendsen awakes clinched to a shotgun in a strippers joint. Around him 8 dead men, and police aiming at him. To Oscar it's clear that he is innocent. It all started when four chaps won 1,7 million on the pools.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: axe, buddies, gory, betrayal, violence spree, murder, crime, life turned upside down, deadly, dishonesty, disorder, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
 209
Small Time (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ben is a small-time gangster who gets the opportunity to earn a lot of money. His boss sends him to a remote ranch with bag full of drugs and orders him to wait for the buyer. But the routine drug deal turns to disaster because of Ben’s ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: desert, prostitute, crime gone awry, drugs/alcohol, crime, criminal heroes, farm, nothing goes right, crimes, gangsters, drug dealing, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Little Fish, Strange Pond (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Mr. Jack and Sweet Stephen cruise aimlessly through the streets of LA speculating about life, death, divine will and the force of power that predetermines their existence. Mr. Jack attempts to illustrate to his sidekick the delicate and natural ...
Style: offbeat, dark humor, humorous, semi serious, talky ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, drugs/alcohol, crime, crimes, deadly, mentally unstable, tough law enforcer, police investigation, track down, violence spree, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.3
 2K
99 (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: 99 is an original story inspired by real events. It is as much "What could have been" as it is "What really happened." In other words, it is historical fiction - fiction being the keyword. It spans a few genres; it is slick, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: chase, gambling, buddies, crime, gangsters, criminal heroes, crimes, friends, cons and scams, dishonesty, loss of fortune, once in a lifetime opportunity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, new delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.4
 97
Bank Roll (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in present day Burbank, California and the surrounding San Fernando Valley area, . BENNY BIG-TIME (The BBT) learns his brother has been arrested on suspicion of a few recent bank robberies. With every bit of the life savings he's socked ...
Style: serious, humorous, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: bank, heist, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, crime, crime gone awry, crimes, master criminal, on the run, stalking, destiny, righting the wronged ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Pawn Shop Chronicles (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The stories of a missing wife, a couple of meth heads and an Elvis impersonator are connected by the items found in a small town's pawn shop.
Style: dark humor, talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: nothing goes right, crime, crime gone awry, obsessive quest, track down, vigilantism, chases and races, crimes, disorder, pawnshop, drugs/alcohol, store ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Home for Christmas (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Adapted from a series of short stories by Norwegian author Levi Henriksen, Bent Hamers Home for Christmas weaves together the lives of people struggling to find their way home on a Christmas Eve, beneath the colors of the Northern Lights. The plot ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: christmas, human nature, small town, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, couple relations, friendship, thirtysomething life, hopes, couples, friends, solitude ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, former yugoslavia, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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