MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 7,912 this week

Chiko (2008)

6.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.9/10 from 2,334 users  
Reviews: 7 user | 32 critic

Loyalty between two friends is stretched to its limit by one's deception.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Alpha House Premieres Today

All ten episodes of the second season of "Alpha House" are available now. Watch them now, only on Prime Instant Video.


Related News

Özgür Yildirim to direct Boy7
| ScreenDaily
2009 Lola Winners
| Alt Film Guide

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 24 titles
created 04 Oct 2013
 
a list of 22 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 22 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 37 titles
created 3 months ago
 
a list of 43 titles
created 3 weeks ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Chiko" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Chiko (2008)

Chiko (2008) on IMDb 6.9/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Chiko.
4 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Free Rainer (2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Frustrated, because he is forced to produce bad TV-shows, a manager of a TV-station, enters the station and manipulates the ratings, to initiate a TV-revolution.

Director: Hans Weingartner
Stars: Moritz Bleibtreu, Elsa Sophie Gambard, Milan Peschel
Lammbock (2001)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Stefan and Kai have good going business, self-grown cannabis screened as pizza delivering service. For now they only have to deal with plant-louses.

Director: Christian Zübert
Stars: Lucas Gregorowicz, Moritz Bleibtreu, Marie Zielcke
Chico (2001)
War | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The adventures of a young man as he moves from the Latin-American revolutions in the sixties and seventies, through Hungary in the eighties, to the Croatian war in 1991.

Director: Ibolya Fekete
Stars: Sasa Anocic, Gyula Bodrogi, András Fésös
Germanikus (2004)
Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
Director: Hanns Christian Müller
Stars: Gerhard Polt, Gisela Schneeberger, Rufus Beck
Gegengerade (2011)
Action | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
Director: Tarek Ehlail
Stars: Timo Jacobs, Denis Moschitto, Fabian Busch
C(r)ook (2004)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A killer for the Russian Mafia in Vienna wants to retire and write a book about his passion - cooking. The mafia godfather suspects treason.

Director: Pepe Danquart
Stars: Henry Hübchen, Moritz Bleibtreu, Corinna Harfouch
Solino (2002)
Drama | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

In the sixties Romano Amato, his wife Rosa and their two sons Giancarlo and Gigi emigrate from Solino in Italy to Duisburg in the Ruhr area and establish the first Pizza restaurant in town.... See full summary »

Director: Fatih Akin
Stars: Barnaby Metschurat, Moritz Bleibtreu, Christian Tasche
Soul Kitchen (2009)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

In Hamburg, German-Greek chef Zinos unknowingly disturbs the peace in his locals-only restaurant by hiring a more talented chef.

Director: Fatih Akin
Stars: Adam Bousdoukos, Moritz Bleibtreu, Pheline Roggan
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Three friends get caught in a life of major crime.

Director: Fatih Akin
Stars: Mehmet Kurtulus, Adam Bousdoukos, Aleksandar Jovanovic
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  

The life story of German gangsta rapper, Bushido.

Director: Uli Edel
Stars: Bushido, Moritz Bleibtreu, Karoline Schuch
Blutzbrüdaz (2011)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Otis and Eddy are best friends and they make rap music together. Their friendship is tested after a record label offers them a lucrative deal.

Director: Özgür Yildirim
Stars: Sido, Bobby Tight, Milton Welsh
Black Ocean (2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Three young boys aboard a French naval vessel in 1972 take part in nuclear tests in Mururoa, in the Pacific. Black Ocean explores about the relationships of the men on board who are ... See full summary »

Director: Marion Hänsel
Stars: Adrien Jolivet, Nicolas Robin, Romain David
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Denis Moschitto ...
Chiko
...
Volkan Özcan ...
Tibet
Reyhan Sahin ...
Meryem
Fahri Yardim ...
Curly (as Fahri Ogün Yardim)
Lilay Huser ...
Mutter Tibet
...
Scholle
...
Rejy
Hans Löw ...
Sascha
Simon Goerts ...
Jimmi (as Simon Görts)
Murat Karaman ...
Hakan (as Murat 'Tito' Karaman)
Mustafa Enver Akin ...
Imam (as Enver Akin)
Lucas Gregorowicz ...
Tonton
...
Jill
Aylin Jürgensen ...
Ayleen
Edit

Storyline

Loyalty between two friends is stretched to its limit by one's deception.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

|

Release Date:

17 April 2008 (Germany)  »

Also Known As:

Chiko, o anypotaktos  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

€1,500,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Laughable
26 July 2011 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

A desperate attempt to mimic American mafia/gangster movies, this cliché-ridden mess plays as if a Hamburg high-school drama club had decided to stage a re-enactment of Brian De Palma's "Scarface". The non-stop, completely over-the-top profanities are, for the most part, unintentionally funny, the acting is limited to the usual swanky sputtering of threats and cuss-words through heavily gritted teeth, and characterization is virtually non-existent. Boring and predictable, this totally hits rock bottom when a montage set to the dull beats of an excruciatingly crappy German rap song shows Chiko rising to the top of the dope-dealing business, complete with loads of coke sniffing, money counting, drinking from champagne coolers in his own newly-opened restaurant and buying expensive jewelry for his girlfriend (the, sigh, hooker with a heart of gold he "bought" from her pimp) who promptly and happily flings herself into his arms when he shows her the penthouse apartment he got them. What made Faith Akin attach his name to this abysmal turkey remains his secret.


2 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Weltpremiere daros84
Discuss Chiko (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?