Plan gone awry movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant plan gone awry movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, clever, weird, entertaining and interesting films and TV shows about / with plan gone awry, storytelling, dialogue, catastrophe, brutality, disorder, mentor, profanity, vengeance and runaway plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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plan gone awry movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as plan gone awry: Neighbors (2014), Lies and Alibis (2006), How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003), Harper's Island (2009), National Lampoon's Vacation (1983), Horrible Bosses (2011), Little Nicholas (2009), The Hangover (2009), Get Him to the Greek (2010), Sunshine (2007).

List of plan gone awry movies

 6.3
 312K
Neighbors (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A couple with a newborn baby face unexpected difficulties after they are forced to live next to a fraternity house.
Style: funny, not serious, entertaining, humorous, parody ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: fraternity, youth, stupidity, plan gone awry, high school, satire, rivalry, friendship, friends, manipulation, teenager, college ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, 70s, 1930s, year 1971 ...
Place: usa
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Lies and Alibis (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Con man Ray Elliot decides to leave crime behind to start a company that sells fake alibis to clients who have been unfaithful to their significant others. It seems that the streetwise Ray has found his calling, until he unexpectedly becomes a ...
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: plan gone awry, cons and scams, love affair, partners, infidelity, alibi, false accusation, rivalry, dishonesty, suspect, unfaithful, couples ...
Time: contemporary
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How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An advice columnist, Andie Anderson (Kate Hudson), tries pushing the boundaries of what she can write about in her new piece about how to get a man to leave you in 10 days. Her editor, Lana (Bebe Neuwirth), loves it, and Andie goes off to find a man ...
Style: romantic, feel good, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: love, love story, love and romance, bet, fall in love, unlikely couple, couple relations, battle of the sexes, dating, wooing, initially antagonists, couples ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: new york, hawaii, san francisco, usa, manhattan new york city ...
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Harper's Island (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: A group of family and friends travels to a secluded island for a destination wedding. They've come to laugh... to love... and, though they don't know it... to die. As the wedding festivities begin, friendships are tested and secrets ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, multiple suspects, murder, serial murder, fear, friends, island, murderer, threat, plan gone awry, victim, suspicion ...
Place: washington state
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National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Clark Griswold is on a quest to take his family on a quest to Walley World theme park for a vacation, but things don't go exactly as planned.
Style: funny, road movie, humorous, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: road trip, adventure, youth, cross country, plan gone awry, small town, on the road, couple relations, relatives, family holiday, disorder, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: colorado, chicago illinois, california, usa, kansas ...
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 6.9
 450K
Horrible Bosses (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: For Nick, Kurt and Dale, the only thing that would make the daily grind more tolerable would be to grind their intolerable bosses into dust. Quitting is not an option, so, with the benefit of a few-too-many drinks and some dubious advice from a ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, sexy, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: dark humor, comedy of errors, murder, obnoxious boss, dentist, friends, boss and employee, employer employee relationship, boss, plan gone awry, manipulation, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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Little Nicholas (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nicolas has a happy existence, parents who love him, a great group of friends with whom he has great fun, and all he wants is that nothing changes. However, one day, he overhears a conversation that leads him to believe that his life might change ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, children, school, family relations, plan gone awry, friendship, friends, family life, parents and children, school teacher, teacher student relationship, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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 7.7
 785K
The Hangover (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When three friends finally come to after a raucous night of bachelor-party revelry, they find a baby in the closet and a tiger in the bathroom. But they can't seem to locate their best friend, Doug – who's supposed to be tying the knot. ...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, buddy comedy, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: party, buddies, comedy of errors, memory loss, bachelor party, friendship between men, weirdo, nothing goes right, hung over, friends, escapades, drunkenness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, september 11 2001
Place: las vegas, usa, north america, los angeles, california
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Get Him to the Greek (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Pinnacle records has the perfect plan to get their sinking company back on track: a comeback concert in LA featuring Aldous Snow, a fading rockstar who has dropped off the radar in recent years. Record company intern Aaron Green is faced with the ...
Style: funny, humorous, not serious, road movie, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, boys' night
Plot: showbiz, marijuana, musician's life, lifestyle, disorder, plan gone awry, rock and roll, escapades, celebrity culture, alcohol abuse, friends, road trip ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2009, 2000s
Place: los angeles, las vegas, california, new york, london ...
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 7.2
 252K
Sunshine (2007)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Fifty years into the future, the sun is dying, and Earth is threatened by arctic temperatures. A team of astronauts is sent to revive the Sun — but the mission fails. Seven years later, a new team is sent to finish the mission as mankind’s last ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, psychological, philosophical, captivating ...
Plot: space travel, end of the world, sun, astronaut, spacecraft, heroic mission, self sacrifice, expedition, trapped in space, save the world, mission, disaster ...
Time: future, 21st century
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A Perfect Murder (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Millionaire industrialist Steven Taylor is a man who has everything but what he craves most: the love and fidelity of his wife. A hugely successful player in the New York financial world, he considers her to be his most treasured acquisition. But ...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, exciting, clever, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, murder, love affair, crimes, jealousy, twists and turns, extramarital affair, blackmail, perfect crime, investigation, greed ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, brooklyn new york city, new york
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 5.8
 75K
21 & Over (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Brilliant student Jeff Chang has the most important interview of his life tomorrow. But today is still his birthday, what starts off as a casual celebration with friends evolves into a night of debauchery that risks to derail his life plan.
Style: humorous, not serious, ridiculous, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: college, friends, youth, college life, nothing goes right, college student, high school, buddies, plan gone awry, adolescence vs adulthood, party, university ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, washington d.c., usa
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The Amazing World of Gumball (2011)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Ireland, USA, Germany
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: The life of Gumball Watterson, a 12-year old cat who attends middle school in Elmore. Accompanied by his pet, adoptive brother, and best friend Darwin Watterson, he frequently finds himself involved in various shenanigans around the city, during ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: family life, friendship, eccentric family, teacher, social relations, friends, buddies, fish, family, youth, ghost, satire ...
Time: 2010s
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 6.2
 74K
Frozen (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three skiers are stranded on a chairlift and forced to make life-or-death choices that prove more perilous than staying put and freezing to death.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, isolation, snow, stranded, ski resort, frostbite, survival horror, sole survivor, winter, youth, friends, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 7.1
 246K
Valkyrie (2008)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Germany, Italy, Spain, France, Japan, UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Wounded in Africa during World War II, Nazi Col. Claus von Stauffenberg returns to his native Germany and joins the Resistance in a daring plan to create a shadow government and assassinate Adolf Hitler. When events unfold so that he becomes a ...
Style: factual, tense, bad ending, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: world war two, nazi, war, nazism, hitler, nazi germany, conspiracy, resistance, politics, wehrmacht, espionage, german ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, year 1943, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, africa, poland, europe ...
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 7.6
 581K
Superbad (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: High school best buddies are facing separation anxiety as they prepare to go off to college. While attempting to score alcohol for a party with help from a fake ID-toting friend, the guys' evening takes a turn into chaotic territory.
Style: teen sex comedy, funny, sex comedy, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: high school, teenager, coming of age, nerd, adolescence, party, youth, dumb, teenage life, loss of virginity, pig, looking for sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, hawaii
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Inglourious Basterds (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as "The Basterds" are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis. The Basterds, lead by Lt. ...
Style: tense, suspense, atmospheric, captivating, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, nazi, war, revenge, nazism, vengeance, dark humor, brutality, working undercover, racism, german, violence ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, germany, europe
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 6.8
 11K
C'est la vie! (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, Canada, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Max is a battle-weary veteran of the wedding-planning racket. His latest — and last — gig is a hell of a fête, involving stuffy period costumes for the caterers, a vain, hyper- sensitive singer who thinks he's a Gallic James Brown, and a ...
Style: light, humorous, feel good, tragicomedy
Audience: family outing
Plot: wedding planner, event planner, wedding, plan gone awry, coworker relationship, wedding party, extramarital affair, interracial romance, uninhibited rivalry, rivals, professional rivalry, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, paris france
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Where Is Fred? (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In order to catch a basketball from the favorite team of his girlfriend's spoiled son, Fred poses as a numb, wheelchair-bound fan. But when he catches the ball, he also catches the attention of young, attractive filmmaker Denise, who wants to ...
Style: not serious, witty, humorous, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hidden identity, nothing goes right, plan gone awry, rivalry, dishonesty, misfit, romance, fish out of water, farce, disability, sport, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany
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 6.3
 8K
Mr. Nice (2010)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Biopic about 1970s Welsh marijuana trafficker Howard Marks, whose inventive smuggling schemes made him a huge success in the drug trade, as well as leading to dealings with both the IRA and British Intelligence. Based on Marks' biography with ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, stylized, offbeat
Plot: terrorism, crimes, drug use, plan gone awry, conspiracy, partners in crime, drug dealing, smuggler, smuggling, sex scene, drugs, art ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s
Place: wales, europe, england
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 5.9
 24K
Igor (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A cliché hunchbacked evil scientist's assistant aspires to become a scientist himself, much to the displeasure of the rest of the evil science community.
Style: witty, humorous, gothic, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: monster, mad scientist, brainwashing, experiment, evil scientist, rivalry, rising to stardom, follow your dream, ambition, hunchback, experiment gone awry, plan gone awry ...
Place: europe
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Little Shop of Horrors (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Seymour Krelborn is a nerdy orphan working at Mushnik's, a flower shop in urban Skid Row. He harbors a crush on fellow co-worker Audrey Fulquard, and is berated by Mr. Mushnik daily. One day as Seymour is seeking a new mysterious plant, he ...
Style: macabre, humorous, feel good, absurd, funny ...
Audience: date night, kids, teens
Plot: monster, dentist, murder, music, alien invasion, workplace, alien, florist, solar eclipse, dark humor, brutality, dancing ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 20th century
Place: new york
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 7.1
 11K
Klown (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Frank is left with the responsibility for his nephew Bo on an already planned canoe trip. Frank's mate Casper is also coming along. Weighed down a with their obligation, Frank and Casper nevertheless look forward to ending the trip at ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, feel good, sexy ...
Plot: boy, silly humor, irresponsible, plan gone awry, odd couple, camping, river, on the road, social awkwardness, weekend, free spirited, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scandinavia, denmark
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The Penguins of Madagascar (2008)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: The Penguins of Madagascar is an American CGI animated television series airing on Nickelodeon. It stars nine characters from the DreamWorks Animation animated film Madagascar: The penguins Skipper, Kowalski, Private, and Rico; the lemurs King ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, animal life, friendship, bird, nothing goes right, buddies, escapades, disorder, friends, plan gone awry, anthropomorphism, family ...
Place: madagascar, usa, new york
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 7.2
 183K
The Bank Job (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Terry is a small-time car dealer trying to leave his shady past behind and start a family. Martine is a beautiful model from Terry's old neighbourhood who knows that Terry is no angel. When Martine proposes a foolproof plan to rob a bank, Terry ...
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, talky, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, robbery, crimes, political corruption, blackmail, organized crime, murder, gangsters, chase, crime gone awry, storage unit ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: london, england, new jersey, boston, united kingdom ...
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 6.4
 34K
Redirected (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Lithuania
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Four friends become stranded in Eastern Europe and have to become hit men, prostitutes, corrupt cops, smugglers and more to make it home.
Style: exciting, humorous, harsh, factual, ironic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, crime gone awry, smuggling, dark humor, partners in crime, gangsters, escapades, disorder, friends, murder, gambling, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, lithuania, europe, russia, berlin germany
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Ali G Indahouse (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, UK, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ali G unwittingly becomes a pawn in the evil Chancellor's plot to overthrow the Prime Minister of Great Britain. However, instead of bringing the Prime Minister down, Ali is embraced by the nation as the voice of youth and 'realness', ...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, hip hop, satire, hip hop culture, culture clash, silly humor, violence, stupidity, gang, prime minister, catastrophe, sarcasm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe, south central los angeles
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 7.3
 78K
Four Lions (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four Lions tells the story of a group of British jihadists who push their abstract dreams of glory to the breaking point. As the wheels fly off, and their competing ideologies clash, what emerges is an emotionally engaging (and entirely plausible) ...
Style: unusual plot structure, humorous, funny, satirical, surreal ...
Plot: terrorism, dark humor, suicide, bomb, stupidity, farce, recruit, comedy of errors, sarcasm, twists and turns, goofy hero, team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, london, yorkshire, pakistan, northern england ...
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Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When two brothers organize the robbery of their parents' jewelry store, the job goes horribly wrong, triggering a series of events that send them and their family hurtling towards a shattering climax.
Style: suspense, disturbing, bleak, realistic, neo noir ...
Plot: robbery, dysfunctional family, heist, blackmail, crime gone awry, greed, crimes, adultery, murder, divorce, character study, debt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: new york, usa, rio de janeiro, brazil, manhattan new york city
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Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA, Canada, Japan, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of surviving people take refuge in a shopping center after the world has been over taken over by aggressive, flesh-eating zombies. A remake of the 1978 zombie film of the same name.
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, post apocalypse, virus, survival, zombie apocalypse, living dead, survival horror, zombie attack, walking dead, plague, shopping mall ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2003
Place: usa, midwest, wisconsin
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