MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 103 this week

Going Off Big Time (2000)

6.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.3/10 from 564 users  
Reviews: 8 user | 3 critic

After surviving prison, a man has to forge a career in the crime world.

Director:

Writer:

(screenplay)
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 40 titles
created 03 Apr 2011
 
a list of 43 titles
created 02 Feb 2013
 
a list of 298 titles
created 25 Feb 2013
 
a list of 49 titles
created 24 Mar 2013
 
a list of 29 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Going Off Big Time (2000)

Going Off Big Time (2000) on IMDb 6.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Going Off Big Time.
4 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Phoenix Nights (2001–2002)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Stars: Peter Kay, Dave Spikey, Justin Moorhouse
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

In an after-hours world of pug-faced scouse smack addicts and street fights, James McMartin and his mentor Paul Barber are privy to a doorman's-eye-view of a life most of us only glimpse... See full synopsis »

Director: James Marquand
Stars: Paul Barber, Tom Bell, Samantha Womack
The Business (2005)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Set in the Thatcher era with the cool sounds of the 80's, THE BUSINESS is an action packed gangster flick set in Spain's sun drenched Costa Del crime. Frankie (Danny Dyer), is on the run ... See full summary »

Director: Nick Love
Stars: Danny Dyer, Tamer Hassan, Geoff Bell
Clubbed (2008)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

An underworld drama set in the early 1980s, about a lonely factory worker whose life is transformed when he becomes a nightclub doorman.

Director: Neil Thompson
Stars: Mel Raido, Colin Salmon, Shaun Parkes
People Like Us (1999–2001)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Stars: Chris Langham, Mark Hadfield, Mike Hayley
My Kingdom (2001)
Drama | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Modern story inspired by King Lear set in contemporary Liverpool.

Director: Don Boyd
Stars: Richard Harris, Lynn Redgrave, Reece Noi
Teachers. (TV Series 2006)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A comedy about teachers at a New Jersey high school.

Stars: Sarah Shahi, Kali Rocha, Sarah Alexander
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

David Blair directs this powerful British Drama, loosely inspired by John Steinbeck's novel 'Of Mice and Men'. Set in Nottingham, the film revolves around the relationship between the ... See full summary »

Director: David Blair
Stars: Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Stephen Graham, Lee Ingleby
Soldier Soldier (1991–1997)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Drama following the life of the officers and men of the King's Own Fusiliers regiment, during their home lives, training exercises and battles.

Stars: Ben Nealon, Robson Green, Jerome Flynn
Terry (2011)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

In the summer of 2009, Charlie Ruez made a documentary. 6 months later the footage was seized for evidence by the Metropolitan Police Department. In 2010, the footage was released.

Director: Nick Nevern
Stars: Nick Nevern, Ian Duck, Daniel Burten-Shaw
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Only one week to go before the marriage of Howard and Mel which quickly escalates into the week from Hell. The series follows the bumbling Howard as he lurches from one appallingly ... See full summary »

Stars: Ben Miller, Sarah Alexander, Alison Steadman
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A north London postman who gets involved with a gang of criminals

Directors: Dominic Anciano, Ray Burdis
Stars: Sadie Frost, Jonny Lee Miller, Jude Law
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Neil Fitzmaurice ...
Mark Clayton
...
OzziShepherd
Nicholas Lamont ...
Paul (as Nick Lamont)
...
Charlie (as Nick Moss)
Vinnie Adams ...
John
...
Stacey Bannerman
...
Murray
Peter Kay ...
Flipper
Huggy Leaver ...
Mario
Del Henney ...
George Hannassey
Jimmy Gallagher ...
Billy Hannassey
Gabbi Barr ...
Natasha
Stan Boardman ...
Arthur McCann
Sidney Livingstone ...
Mr. Phillips
Vincent Maguire ...
Uncle Harry (as Vincent McGuire)
Edit

Storyline

After surviving prison, a man has to forge a career in the crime world.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Thriller

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

22 September 2000 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Liverpool Gangster  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Janette I'll Never Forget
Performed by Michael J. Moran & Laurence O'Toole
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

rubbish gangster flick
23 November 2004 | by See all my reviews

Saw this film on late night TV the other night and was entranced by

its sheer awfulness. Alas it surely must be added to the future

cult movie genre 'bad British gangster films' .

Right from the word go it was terrible, the clichés coming thick and

fast. The strippers, the snorters, the shooters ('did you bring it ?'),

the pretty blond lawyer, the flashbacks, the jail, the bully, the wise

old con, the predatory homosexual, the fights, the rise to the top,

the gay crime lord, the thick coppers........it just went on and on... It

is a crime film where the writer has been influenced by the genre

rather than any real knowledge of - or insight into -criminal

behavior. The end result is a rubbish plot and bad dialogue. The title itself

is a clue. Very poor.


3 of 24 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
My favourite bit of the film. chriscarney36
Discuss Going Off Big Time (2000) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?