Jackpot 2014

Jackpot

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With plenty of dark humor to leaven the bloody mayhem, Jackpot is an entertaining murder mystery with a suitably quirky Scandinavian twist.

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A man (Kyrre Hellum) tells a police inspector (Henrik Mestad) how a winning soccer bet led to his eventual position beneath a corpse at a Norwegian strip club.

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Critic Reviews for Jackpot

All Critics (37) | Top Critics (10) | Fresh (22) | Rotten (15)

  • Unabashedly derivative but nonetheless entertaining.

    June 27, 2014 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…
  • "Jackpot" plays like an over-the-top story told by a drunken film fan at a bar: "Dude, I just saw this movie and it was CRAZY. You have to see it." Trust me, you don't.

    June 27, 2014 | Rating: 1.5/4 | Full Review…
  • As an absurdist suspense film, "Jackpot" mostly hits its marks. As a comedy, it's less successful, stronger on sight gags than on the detective's sarcasm.

    June 26, 2014 | Full Review…
  • Certainly, a lot of blood is spilled in the name of laughs. There's only one problem with its broad attempts at grotesque comedy: Jackpot simply isn't funny.

    June 24, 2014 | Full Review…
  • Blood-spattered crime comedy benefits from whip-smart pacing and quirky Scandinavian attitude.

    June 23, 2014 | Full Review…
  • It lays on lashings of crim-bickering and jauntily scored arterial spurting when all you can stomach is some crispbread.

    August 9, 2012 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

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