Fired from the job movies and TV shows

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, harsh, clever, talky and melancholic films and TV shows about / with fired from the job, friendship, mentor, dialogue, runaway, storytelling, catastrophe, destiny, redemption and drinking plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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fired from the job movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as fired from the job: The Commuter (2018), The Book of Henry (2017), Steve Jobs (2015), Maid in Manhattan (2002), Vehemence (2010), Abrupt Decision (2011), The Bull (1994), Lost in America (1985), Frozen Land (2005), Dumb & Dumber (1994).

List of fired from the job movies

The Commuter (2018)
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, tense, exciting, suspense, rough
Plot: train, conspiracy, money, train wreck, fired from the job, destruction, deception, deal, fight, telephone call, fbi, cell phone ...
Time: 2010s
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city
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The Book of Henry (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Naomi Watts stars as Susan, a single mother of two, working as a waitress in a small town. Her son, Henry, is an 11-year-old genius who not only manages the family finances but acts as emotional support for his mother and younger brother. When Henry ...
Style: emotional, touching, sad, captivating, serious
Plot: suicide, boy genius, single mother, small town, brain tumor, death of brother, brother brother relationship, child abuse, child custody, bullying, stepfather, precocious child ...
Place: new york state
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Steve Jobs (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint an intimate portrait of the brilliant man at its epicenter.
Style: serious, factual, clever, talky, melancholic ...
Plot: prodigy, apple computer, rise to the top, ambition, dialogue driven, technology, computers and web, friendship, father daughter relationship, fired from the job, inventions and discoveries, loneliness ...
Time: 20th century, contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 1990s
Place: usa, california
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Maid in Manhattan (2002)
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: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cinderella story, opposites attract, love and romance, fall in love, social differences, mistaken identity, hotel, romance, class differences, love story, single mother, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco, new jersey ...
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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
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: feel good, realistic, scenic, inspirational, motivational ...
Plot: self discovery, obsessive quest, adventure, life changing experience, adventurer, lifestyle change, escape from reality, loneliness, journal, disorder, midlife crisis, travel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: himalaya, iceland, usa, greenland
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Vehemence (2010)
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, friend, fired from the job, wheelchair, headphones, robbery, voyeur, gun, knife, guilt, chase ...
Place: tower bridge london
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Abrupt Decision (2011)
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: death of mother, fired from the job, kissing, dog, park, boss, office, kiss, teacher, death, crying, stray dog ...
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The Bull (1994)
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, cooking, railway station, truck, husband wife relationship, economics, politics, food, money, friendship, friend ...
Time: 1990s
Place: italy, croatia, hungary
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Lost in America (1985)
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: road movie, humorous, talky, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: yuppie, on the road, gambling, fired from the job, advertising, down on your luck, nothing goes right, roulette, hopes, love and romance, society, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, new york, los angeles, california
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Frozen Land (2005)
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, gloomy ...
Plot: depression, fired from the job, alcoholic, destiny, dysfunctional family, domestic violence, salesman, parents and children, strong sexual content, drug abuse, father son relationship, alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, europe
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Dumb & Dumber (1994)
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: humorous, not serious, idiotic, absurd, toilet humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: odd couple, friendship, dimwit, stupidity, parakeet, social misfits, buddies, prank, gas station, adventure, road trip, misfit ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: utah, nebraska, usa, connecticut, colorado ...
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Animals (2008)
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: sexual, serious, scary
Plot: human becomes animal, small town, fired from the job, love, sex, bar, lesbian, dangerous attraction, love triangle, supernatural, love and romance, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Mayhem (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, 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, scissors, quarantine, one day, cocaine, fired from the job, murder, bare breasts, sex in public ...
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Chopping Block (2016)
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, blood, kidnapping, unemployed, fired from the job
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This Beautiful Fantastic (2016)
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: friendship, library, funeral, young woman, orphan, widower, garden, adult child friendship, fired from the job, united kingdom, flowers, house ...
Place: england
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Pocket Listing (2015)
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, adultery, power, greed, broker, femme fatale, anti hero, money, murder, seduction, corruption, salesman ...
Place: los angeles
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Mannequin (1987)
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, humorous, touching, romantic ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: mannequin, department store, chase, romance, transformation, fall in love, store, fish out of water, new love, puppet, teenager, love and romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: egypt, pennsylvania
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Bad Moms (2016)
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: humorous, funny, entertaining, touching, buddy comedy ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: family, party, parenthood, friendship, divorce, single mother, working mom, motherhood, friendship between women, female friendship, women, prank ...
Place: chicago illinois, california
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The Missionaries (2014)
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, sexy, light, funny, cynical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: workplace romance, love and romance, nymphomaniac, workplace, looking for sex, flirting, love story, office romance, battle of the sexes, sexual attraction, male objectification, womanizer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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Today and Tomorrow (2003)
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, sex in bed, blonde, rape, misogynist, female removes her clothes, female nudity, voyeur, lust, prostitute, rape victim, oral sex in a car ...
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May God Forgive Us (2016)
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, dead dog, apartment, police inspector, necklace, morgue, old woman, pilgrim, pendant ...
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The Oranges (2011)
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: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, cynical
Plot: marital separation, romance, drugs/alcohol, dysfunctional family, love and romance, family problems, suburbs, infidelity, life turned upside down, fall in love, family life, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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Truth (2015)
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: based on true events, dramatic, intense, tense, suspense ...
Plot: tv reporter, political scandal, presidential election, politics, fired from the job, tv broadcast, american politics, ends with biographical notes, u.s. president, computer, boy, husband wife relationship ...
Place: texas
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Love Is Strange (2014)
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, tragic ending ...
Plot: homosexuality, wedding, gays and lesbians, crumbling marriage, couple relations, life turned upside down, gender, gay, couples, family problems, disorder, forceful separation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
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The Martian (2015)
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: survival, space travel, isolation, mars, nasa, astronaut, stranded, peril, adventure, human spirit, space and aliens, martian ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: china, houston texas, beijing china, pasadena california
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All About Steve (2009)
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, realistic, witty, idiotic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: blind date, crossword puzzle, romance, on the road, looking for love, true love, new love, dedication, obsession, wooing, nothing goes right, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tucson arizona, cross country
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Wall Street (1987)
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, captivating, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: lawyer, wall street, stock broker, yuppie, betrayal, hotshot hero, union, millionaire, ambition, businessman, ethics, top executive ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california
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Up in the Air (2009)
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, touching, talky, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: on the road, business, power relations, downsizing, business trip, loneliness, suitcase, love affair, love and romance, couples, top executive, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cross country, usa, las vegas, chicago illinois, dallas texas ...
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Sitcom (1998)
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: humorous, semi serious, surreal, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: mother son incest, dysfunctional family, s&m, incest, suburbs, family life, gays and lesbians, crumbling marriage, parents and children, eccentric family, family in crisis, midlife crisis ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, ancient greece
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Beijing Bicycle (2001)
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: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, compassionate ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bicycle, coming of age, delivery, teenage life, city, job, robbery, urban, city life, fish out of water, youth, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, asia, beijing china, tokyo, new jersey
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