MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 2,788 this week

Uno (2004)

7.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.0/10 from 2,898 users  
Reviews: 9 user | 7 critic

Uno is a story from inner-city Oslo about David, a twentyfive-year-old with few prospects for the future. His days are spent hanging around with petty criminals at an inner-city gym. Still,... See full summary »

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 49 titles
created 10 Oct 2011
 
a list of 49 titles
created 27 Aug 2012
 
a list of 42 titles
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 37 titles
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 21 titles
created 2 weeks ago
 

Search for "Uno" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Uno (2004)

Uno (2004) on IMDb 7/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Uno.
5 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Hawaii, Oslo (2004)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Hawaii, Oslo is the story of a handful of people who cross each other's path without necessarily knowing each other, during the hottest day of the year, in Oslo. We follow Frode and Milla. ... See full summary »

Director: Erik Poppe
Stars: Trond Espen Seim, Jan Gunnar Røise, Evy Kasseth Røsten
Sons (2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Trouble starts when Lars, a 25-year-old with few prospects for the future, discovers that an older man is fooling around with the teenage boys in his suburb. A terrible rage is triggered in... See full summary »

Director: Erik Richter Strand
Stars: Nils Jørgen Kaalstad, Mikkel Bratt Silset, Edward Schultheiss
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Religious and cultural reawakening inspires rebellion in a 19th century Norwegian village.

Director: Nils Gaup
Stars: Mikkel Gaup, Anni-Kristiina Juuso, Aslat Mahtte Gaup
Babel (2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.

Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Stars: Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Gael García Bernal
Reprise (2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Two competitive friends, fueled by literary aspirations and youthful exuberance, endure the pangs of love, depression and burgeoning careers.

Director: Joachim Trier
Stars: Anders Danielsen Lie, Espen Klouman-Høiner, Viktoria Winge
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

The drug-induced utopias of four Coney Island people are shattered when their addictions become stronger.

Director: Darren Aronofsky
Stars: Ellen Burstyn, Jared Leto, Jennifer Connelly
Gran Torino (2008)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Disgruntled Korean War veteran Walt Kowalski sets out to reform his neighbor, a Hmong teenager who tried to steal Kowalski's prized possession: a 1972 Gran Torino.

Director: Clint Eastwood
Stars: Clint Eastwood, Bee Vang, Christopher Carley
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A drama focused on Norwegian society in the 1970s, an era dominated by Marxism and Leninism.

Director: Hans Petter Moland
Stars: Kristoffer Joner, Ane Dahl Torp, Anne Ryg
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Will Hunting, a janitor at MIT, has a gift for mathematics but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life.

Director: Gus Van Sant
Stars: Robin Williams, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.

Director: Quentin Tarantino
Stars: Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The story of a forbidden and secretive relationship between two cowboys and their lives over the years.

Director: Ang Lee
Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Heath Ledger, Michelle Williams
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

One day in the life of Anders, a young recovering drug addict, who takes a brief leave from his treatment center to interview for a job and catch up with old friends in Oslo.

Director: Joachim Trier
Stars: Anders Danielsen Lie, Hans Olav Brenner, Ingrid Olava
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
David
Nicolai Cleve Broch ...
Morten
Bjørn Floberg ...
Jarle
Espen Juul Kristiansen ...
Kjetil
Ahmed Zeyan ...
Khuram
Martin Skaug ...
Lars
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Einar Broch ...
Begravelseagent
Aida Frusan ...
Salima
Morten Hennie ...
Far
Gunnar Lien Holsten ...
Policeman 2
...
Police officer
Anne Moen ...
Mona's Friend
Liv Bernhoft Osa ...
Mona
Bibi Razia ...
Khuram's Mother
Khawar Gomi Sadiq ...
Ali
Edit

Storyline

Uno is a story from inner-city Oslo about David, a twentyfive-year-old with few prospects for the future. His days are spent hanging around with petty criminals at an inner-city gym. Still, it's better than home: His father is terminally ill, his brother is mentally handicapped, and he's unable to connect with his mother.But then, as his father is on his deathbed, the gym is raided by the police. David chooses to betray his friends in the hope of reaching his father for a last farewell. But it's too late. With his father dead and his mother grief-stricken, he's also forced to take responsibility for his brother on top of fighting off his former underworld friends. The crisis makes David realize what's truly important in his life: his family. He starts assuming responsibility for both his past and his future. By losing everything, David is given a chance to start over from scratch and rebuild his life. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

10 September 2004 (Norway)  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Aksel Hennie was one of the most know graffiti writers in Norway until he was arrested. He exposed his friends and was frozen out of the graffiti scene in Oslo. His experiences are the basis for the movie. See more »

Goofs

In the scene when David is sitting on the bed after they wrap the dead dog in plastic, his hands are half-covered in blood and his white shirt is perfectly clean. After switching back and forth between David and Morten, his hands are now fully covered in blood, in addition to his shirt being stained on the elbows, even though he has just been sitting on the bed. See more »

Connections

References The Simpsons (1989) See more »

Soundtracks

Ghost of a shark
Written and Performed by Tom McRae
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Fantastic music and grim realism
12 July 2006 | by (Norway) – See all my reviews

A memorable film, mostly because of the grim reality-feel in the movie. You can tell that some of the story is bigraphical from the director.

Situated in Oslo, it does a good job portraing the city. Most of it's outdoor scenes are filmed in a green-greyish color, which resembles the harsh nature of the aspahlt-story.

Also a very good contributor to the good grades is the music; Tom Mcrae's work is amazingly perfect to the film and a crucial part of making this movie memorable, and thus; a film worth owning.

The director (who is the guy who plays the main character), started writing on the script in 1996, but it didn't surface as a movie almost ten years later. It has been worth the wait, and a promising start for a young director; please make more films, Axel Henie.


3 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Slutten ?! janeovereng
Overvurdert! speiderkodeks
Teite ting? moonlit-2
Where can I get a copy? KlaserFilms
Se filmen. erling85
Viktig film! Bro2
Discuss Uno (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?