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The list contains the best, new and most relevant fired from the job movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious, melancholic, clever and harsh films and TV shows about / with fired from the job, catastrophe, dialogue, mentor, storytelling, friendship, destiny, love and romance, runaway and brutality plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
TOP 10 movies tagged as fired from the job: The Commuter (2018), Maid in Manhattan (2002), Vehemence (2010), Abrupt Decision (2011), The Bull (1994), Lost in America (1985), Frozen Land (2005), Dumb & Dumber (1994), Animals (2008), Mayhem (2017).
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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
USA, UK
114 min.
 7.3
Frozen Land
Drama
Finland
130 min.
 7.5
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Set It Up
Comedy, Romance
USA
105 min.
 6.5
Paterno
Biography, Sport
USA
105 min.
 6.5

List of fired from the job movies

 6.3
 61K
The Commuter
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A businessman, on his daily commute home, gets unwittingly caught up in a criminal conspiracy that threatens not only his life but the lives of those around him.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, exciting, tense, rough
Plot: train, conspiracy, destruction, fbi, fired from the job, witness, train wreck, telephone call, fight, blood spatter, train station, middle aged ...
Time: 2010s
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city
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Maid in Manhattan
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Marisa Ventura is a struggling single mom who works at a posh Manhattan hotel and dreams of a better life for her and her young son. One fateful day, hotel guest and senatorial candidate Christopher Marshall meets Marisa and mistakes her for a ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, sweet, light, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, rags to riches, romance, class differences, opposites attract, love story, social differences, cinderella story, stereotypes, fall in love, love and romance, single mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, san francisco, new jersey, hawaii ...
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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A timid magazine photo manager who lives life vicariously through daydreams embarks on a true-life adventure when a negative goes missing.
Style: scenic, inspirational, feel good, motivational, realistic ...
Plot: adventure, travel, self discovery, obsessive quest, lifestyle change, midlife crisis, life philosophy, adventurer, journal, escape from reality, social awkwardness, life changing experience ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, iceland, himalaya, greenland
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 5.7
 9
Vehemence
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A guy starts seeing the new office temp who is also the object of affection of her psychotic friend. The psycho embarks on terror campaign with dreadful consequences for the couple and the people closest to them.
Plot: stabbing, psycho, fired from the job, friend, wheelchair, guilt, divorce, chase, robbery, gun, voyeur, knife ...
Place: tower bridge london
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Abrupt Decision
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Denis went into the office Friday morning. Ten minutes later he was fired and his entire world changed. As a man in mid-life crisis, he believed there has to be more to life than this. A stray dog in the park opens his eyes.
Plot: fired from the job, death of mother, kissing, angel, stray dog, flag, park, dog, office, kiss, teacher, boss ...
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 6.8
 318
The Bull
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Franco, after being fired from his job decides, as compensation for the damage, to steal a bull from his former company.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: bull, fired from the job, money, friend, friendship, food, politics, cooking, truck, railway station, economics, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1990s
Place: italy, hungary, croatia
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Lost in America
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: David and Linda Howard are successful yuppies from LA. When he gets a job disappointment, David convinces Linda that they should quit their jobs, liquidate their assets, and emulate the movie Easy Rider, spending the rest of their lives traveling ...
Style: humorous, road movie, talky, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: on the road, road trip, down on your luck, yuppie, workplace, marriage, nothing goes right, corporate america, hopes, deadpan, love and romance, dialogue ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, new york, los angeles, california
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 7.5
 5K
Frozen Land
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When a schoolteacher is sacked, he projects his bad mood at his troubled teenage son. The son, in turn, buys a CD player from a pawnshop with counterfeit money. This starts a chain reaction of misery as every victim projects his problems on to ...
Style: emotional, realistic, bleak, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: depression, destiny, dysfunctional family, drug abuse, finnish, drugs, sex, male nudity, strong sexual content, parents and children, pornography, drug addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, finland
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 7.3
 319K
Dumb & Dumber
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Lloyd and Harry are two men whose stupidity is really indescribable. When Mary, a beautiful woman, loses an important suitcase with money before she leaves for Aspen, the two friends (who have found the suitcase) decide to return it to her. After ...
Style: idiotic, humorous, not serious, absurd, toilet humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dumb, odd couple, friendship, road trip, dimwit, adventure, buddies, parakeet, prank, misfit, social misfits, illiteracy ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: nebraska, utah, usa, new jersey, mississippi ...
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 3.9
 748
Animals
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Syd Jarrett is an unsuspecting, down-and-out man in a washed-up hick town who gets pulled into a sub-culture of blood-hungry creatures. He encounters Vic, a renegade whose animal instincts are stronger than his human ones. As things begin to get ...
Style: serious, sexual, scary
Plot: small town, deadly creature, gory, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, danger, deadly, love triangle, supernatural, flashback, bar, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.3
 10K
Mayhem
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A virus spreads through an office complex causing white collar workers to act out their worst impulses.
Plot: office, violence, police, virus, quarantine, scissors, cocaine, one day, fired from the job, murder, bare breasts, sex in public ...
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Chopping Block
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: CHOPPING BLOCK follows a group of corporate guys who get laid off. Desperate times call for desperate measures. They decide to kidnap their ex-boss's daughter for ransom. Things take a bloody turn, when the boss's daughter just happens to ...
Plot: slasher, animal, corporate, kidnapping, blood, unemployed, fired from the job
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This Beautiful Fantastic
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman who dreams of being a children's author makes an unlikely friendship with a cantankerous, rich old widower.
Plot: funeral, friendship, library, flowers, garden, orphan, adult child friendship, young woman, widower, united kingdom, fired from the job, dating
Place: england
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Pocket Listing
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A satirical thriller about L.A.'s real estate roller coaster. Double crosses, adultery, murder, mistaken identity, and revenge ensues when a mysterious power player and his sultry wife hire a disgraced Los Angeles property broker to discreetly ...
Style: twist ending
Plot: redemption, broker, greed, power, adultery, femme fatale, money, seduction, murder, anti hero, corruption, salesman ...
Place: los angeles
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 5.8
 26K
Mannequin
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jonathan Switcher, an unemployed artist, finds a job as an assistant window dresser for a department store. When Jonathan happens upon a beautiful mannequin he previously designed, she springs to life and introduces herself as Emmy, an Egyptian ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, romantic, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: romance, chase, transformation, love, shopping, motorcycle, gay, fall in love, store, love story, fish out of water, mannequin ...
Time: 80s
Place: egypt, pennsylvania
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 6.2
 93K
Bad Moms
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When three overworked and under-appreciated moms are pushed beyond their limits, they ditch their conventional responsibilities for a jolt of long overdue freedom, fun, and comedic self-indulgence.
Style: funny, entertaining, humorous, touching, absurd ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: women, friendship, family, parenthood, unlikely friendships, single mother, working mom, motherhood, friendship between women, female friendship, stereotypes, prank ...
Place: california, chicago illinois
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The Missionaries
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about two Parisian therapists who are so obsessed about getting into the sack with anyone they meet, they can’t ever get it on with each other.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, romance, workplace romance, couples, workplace, fired from the job, nymphomaniac, therapist, female nudity
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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Today and Tomorrow
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Set in Buenos Aires, this powerful Argentinean tale from director Alejandro Chomski stars Antonella Costa as aspiring actress Paula, who's desperate to find a way to pay her mounting stack of debts. Out of options and about to be evicted, she ...
Plot: fired from the job, female nudity, female removes her clothes, lust, rape, voyeur, misogynist, sex in bed, blonde, prostitute, older man young girl relationship, sex with a stranger ...
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May God Forgive Us
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Madrid, summer 2011. Economic crisis. 15-M movement and 1.5 million pilgrims waiting for the Pope’s arrival live side by side in a Madrid that’s hotter and more chaotic than ever. In this context, detectives Velarde and Alfaro must find what ...
Plot: serial killer, priest, church, pope, apartment, dead dog, necklace, morgue, old woman, police inspector, pilgrim, pendant ...
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 5.9
 12K
The Oranges
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man's (Hugh Laurie) affair with his friend's much-younger daughter (Leighton Meester) throws two neighboring families into turmoil.
Style: semi serious, humorous, dark humor, realistic, cynical
Plot: drugs/alcohol, romance, dysfunctional family, love and romance, family problems, suburbs, infidelity, life turned upside down, fall in love, marital separation, family life, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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 6.8
 16K
Truth
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: As a renowned producer and close associate of Dan Rather, Mary Mapes believes she’s broken the biggest story of the 2004 election: revelations of a sitting U.S. President’s military service. But when allegations come pouring in, sources change ...
Style: dramatic, intense, tense, suspense, cerebral ...
Plot: politics, journalism, storytelling, corruption, conspiracy, political, investigation, pornography, mentor, gunfight, chase, greed ...
Place: texas
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Love Is Strange
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Greece, Brazil
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After 39 years together, Ben and George finally tie the knot, but George loses his job as a result, and the newlyweds must sell their New York apartment and live apart, relying on friends and family to make ends meet.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious, melancholic ...
Plot: homosexuality, gay, teacher, gays and lesbians, interracial romance, relationships, hospital, loneliness, crumbling marriage, love story, destiny, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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 8.0
 635K
The Martian
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, disturbing, biting, clever ...
Plot: mars, survival, isolation, astronaut, nasa, martian, human spirit, left for dead, alone, trapped in space, peril, loneliness ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: china, houston texas, pasadena california, beijing china
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All About Steve
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After one short date, a brilliant crossword constructor decides that a CNN cameraman is her true love. Because the cameraman's job takes him hither and yon, she crisscrosses the country, turning up at media events as she tries to convince him ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, idiotic, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: romance, obsession, looking for love, on the road, true love, wooing, happy ending, eccentricity, destiny, natural disaster, nothing goes right, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tucson arizona, cross country
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 7.4
 131K
Wall Street
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A young and impatient stockbroker is willing to do anything to get to the top, including trading on illegal inside information taken through a ruthless and greedy corporate raider whom takes the youth under his wing.
Style: realistic, clever, tense, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: lawyer, betrayal, capitalism, greed, business, mentor, money, manipulation, hotshot hero, stock broker, revenge, corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.4
 293K
Up in the Air
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: George Clooney plays the dry cynical character of Ryan Bingham, an executive who specializes in "downsizing". Ryan lives out of his suitcase, traveling the country for the sole purpose terminating unwanted employees day after day. Just as ...
Style: clever, realistic, talky, witty, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: business, loneliness, workplace, romance, on the road, travel, airport, hotel, capitalism, drinking, workplace situations, relationships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, cross country, las vegas, chicago illinois ...
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 6.7
 4K
Sitcom
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The adventures of an upper-class suburban family abruptly confronted with the younger brother's discovery of his homosexuality, the elder sister's suicide attempt and sado-masochist tendencies, and the intrusion of a very free-spirited ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, surreal, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: suburbs, family life, dysfunctional family, gays and lesbians, crumbling marriage, parents and children, s&m, eccentric family, family in crisis, midlife crisis, incest, suburban life ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, ancient greece
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Beijing Bicycle
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Taiwan, China
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A seventeen-year-old country boy working in Beijing as a courier has his bicycle stolen, and finds it with a schoolboy his age.
Style: emotional, serious, compassionate, realistic, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, teenage life, school, adolescence, high school, male nudity, mentor, teenager, coming-of-age, childhood, teenagers, urban ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, asia, tokyo, new jersey, beijing china
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 6.5
 51K
Road House
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The Double Deuce is the meanest, loudest and rowdiest bar south of the Mason-Dixon Line, and Dalton (Patrick Swayze) has been hired to clean it up. He might not look like much, but the Ph.D.-educated bouncer proves he's more than capable -- ...
Style: sexy, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, small town, vengeance, revenge, mentor, gangsters, violence, beer, kung fu, good versus evil, fight scenes, crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: memphis, missouri, usa
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 6.5
 18K
Mr. Mom
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jack and Caroline are a couple making a decent living When Jack suddenly loses his job. They agree that he should stay at home and look after the house while Caroline works. It's just that he's never done it before, and really doesn't ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, parenthood, rise and fall, switching roles, fish out of water, chase, couple relations, happy ending, children, childhood, runaway, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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