2.7/10
420
5 user 5 critic

Fiasco (2000)

Fíaskó (original title)
Set in present-day Reykjavik, Fiasco draws a narrative circle of interconnecting stories in which the three members of the Bardal household deal with the secret loves in their lives.

Director:

Ragnar Bragason

Writers:

Ragnar Bragason (screenplay), Ragnar Bragason (story)
Reviews
2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.5/10 X  

A series of comedic sketches.

Directors: Uwe Boll, Frank Lustig
Stars: Jo Betzing, Jürg Löw, Alexander Leuschen
Sanctimony (2000)
Crime | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.5/10 X  

A handsome, brilliant stock trader, bored with his existence, becomes a serial killer.

Director: Uwe Boll
Stars: Casper Van Dien, Michael Paré, Eric Roberts
Amoklauf (1994)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2/10 X  

Excerpts of the life of a waiter who, living alone and isolated from the outside world developed an abysmal hatred of his fellow man. He finds himself quiz show after quiz show and then ... See full summary »

Director: Uwe Boll
Stars: Michael Rasmussen, Birgit Stein, Christian Kahrmann
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2/10 X  

A young student stands to inherent a fortune provided he can pass his first semester of college and find a steady girlfriend. His scheming stepfather has other plans for the money, however.

Director: Uwe Boll
Stars: Christian Kahrmann, Yutah Lorenz, Radost Bokel
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.6/10 X  

A conspiracy-theorizing filmmaker meets with a prospective producer in order to pitch a movie about the death of real-life German politician Uwe Barschel, in which the official ruling of suicide raised more questions than answers.

Directors: Uwe Boll, Frank Lustig
Stars: Michael Rasmussen, Peter Schwab, Karl-Friedrich Gerster
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

David, a recently fired scrapyard worker and Marie, a prostitute, both about 20 years old, meet on New Year's Eve in Berlin and decide to run away together. As David's arm is plastered from... See full summary »

Director: Philip Gröning
Stars: Sabine Timoteo, Florian Stetter, Michael Schech
Seed 2 (2014)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.1/10 X  

Coming back from her bachelor party in Las Vegas, Christine and her friends are driving through the hot desert of Nevada. But they are not alone - serial killer Max Seed is back and he brought the whole family.

Director: Marcel Walz
Stars: Natalie Scheetz, Christa Campbell, Caroline Williams
Seed (2006)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3/10 X  

After a seemingly undead man is bound and buried alive, he digs himself back to the surface and seeks bloody vengeance on those who caused him his suffering.

Director: Uwe Boll
Stars: Michael Paré, Will Sanderson, Ralf Moeller
Blackwoods (2001)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  

Matt is haunted by the death of a girl from a car accident he caused years ago. Matt was drunk and as he reached for the car radio, he struck the girl as she crossed the road. The guilt ... See full summary »

Director: Uwe Boll
Stars: Patrick Muldoon, Michael Paré, Keegan Connor Tracy
World's End (TV Mini-Series 2011)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Einar, a charismatic history teacher is committed to a remote mental asylum in Iceland. During the bank holiday weekend he initiates an uprising that transforms into a proper revolution where the lunatics literally take over the asylum.

Stars: Jörundur Ragnarsson, Pétur Jóhann Sigfússon, Halldór Gylfason
Fake - Die Fälschung (Video 1999)
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.4/10 X  

A man gets hurt and he does things.

Director: Jörg Schlasius
Stars: Martin Umbach, Herbert Feuerstein, Michael Kessler
They Wait (2007)
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A young mother and her six-year-old son come face to face with the mysteries of two murders and a great crime against the Chinese community into which they have recently arrived from Shanghai.

Director: Ernie Barbarash
Stars: Jaime King, Terry Chen, Pei-Pei Cheng
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Margrét Ákadóttir Margrét Ákadóttir ... Steingerður
Silja Hauksdóttir Silja Hauksdóttir ... Júlía
Ólafur Darri Ólafsson ... Gulli
Eggert Þorleifsson Eggert Þorleifsson ... Samúel
Róbert Arnfinnsson Róbert Arnfinnsson ... Karl
Kristbjörg Kjeld ... Helga
Björn Jörundur Friðbjörnsson Björn Jörundur Friðbjörnsson ... Hilmar
Tristan Gribbin Tristan Gribbin ... Nicole
Sigurður L. Einarsson Sigurður L. Einarsson ... Ruslakarl 1
Óskar Tryggvason Óskar Tryggvason ... Ruslakarl 2
Gunnar B. Gudmundsson Gunnar B. Gudmundsson ... Ruslakarl 3 (as Gunnar B. Guðmundsson)
Örn Ragnarsson Örn Ragnarsson ... Maður á spítala
Ásta B. Sturludóttir Ásta B. Sturludóttir ... Sjúkraliði
Sigurbjörn Halldórsson Sigurbjörn Halldórsson ... Strætóbílstjóri
Pétur Einarsson ... Frosti
Edit

Storyline

Karl, an old age pensioner, is busy chasing after an amnesic old screen legend. Julia, Karl's granddaughter, is torn between a mediocre bank manager and a wild sailor, and tells them both she is pregnant, but is she really? Steingerdur, Julia's mother, has a wild crush on a preacher who has a serious drinking problem, and ends up with a dead stripper in his jacuzzi. The characters cross each other as the film progresses, until the three interwoven strands of the story finally come together in an explosive and hilarious crescendo full of surprises. Written by Zik Zak filmworks

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official site [Germany]

Country:

Iceland | Germany | Denmark

Language:

Icelandic | English | Swedish

Release Date:

10 March 2000 (Iceland) See more »

Also Known As:

Fiasko See more »

Filming Locations:

Reykjavík, Iceland

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

ISK100,000,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

References Notorious (1946) See more »

Soundtracks

Enter Me
Song by Barði Jóhannsson
Lyrics by Páll Óskar Hjálmtýsson
Performed by Páll Óskar Hjálmtýsson
Courtesy of Pop
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Clever religious comedy in Pulp Fiction style
14 April 2002 | by wastebotSee all my reviews

Multiple stories going on that are pulled together neatly at the end. I suppose you could call it a very funny tragedy, too. Acting and directing are well done. Even if your only intent is to capture additional insight into the land of Bjork (Iceland), you'll come away surprised and satisfied.


3 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 5 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed