4.7/10
44
1 user

Murder by Numbers (1990)

PG-13 | | Crime, Thriller
Hired by the deceased's ex-wife, a private eye checks out the death of a gay man who had AIDS.

Director:

Writer:

Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Toy Soldiers (1984)
Drama | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

While on a vacation in Central America, some American teenagers are kidnapped by terrorists. A rescue mission is sent after them, but they manage to escape and join up with a mercenary fighting the terrorists.

Director: David Fisher
Stars: Jason Miller, Cleavon Little, Rodolfo de Anda
Body Count (1987)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.6/10 X  

A murderous psycho breaks out of a mental hospital and goes after his uncle.

Director: Paul Leder
Stars: Bernard White, Dick Sargent, Greg Mullavey
Bagdad Cafe (TV Series 1990)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Sitcom based on the 1987 indie hit "Bagdad Café" follows two women, a desert motel and diner owner and her guest whose husbands just left them, who slowly develop a rocky friendship. Several colorful characters live there as well.

Stars: Whoopi Goldberg, Jean Stapleton, James Gammon
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Albert tried to kill his rich snobby mother once. Then he was institutionalized. Now he's escaped. Albert is after his mother again. And he will torture and kill anything that lays in the ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Leder
Stars: Zooey Hall, Geri Reischl, Joanne Moore Jordan
Molly & Gina (1994)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Molly is the former secretary of a murdered private detective. Gina, a budding actress, witnessed the shooting which also killed her boyfriend. Together, they set out to bring the culprits to justice.

Director: Paul Leder
Stars: Frances Fisher, Natasha Gregson Wagner, Bruce Weitz
Crime | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Two gifted high school students execute a "perfect" murder - then become engaged in an intellectual contest with a seasoned homicide detective.

Director: Barbet Schroeder
Stars: Sandra Bullock, Ben Chaplin, Ryan Gosling
Once Bitten (1985)
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A vampire Countess needs to drink the blood of a virgin in order to keep her eternal beauty. It seems that all is hopeless, until she bumps into Mark Kendall.

Director: Howard Storm
Stars: Lauren Hutton, Jim Carrey, Karen Kopins
Documentary | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Directors: Mike Hodges, Paul Carlin
Stars: Mark Seltzer, Gary Indiana, Brian Cox
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
James Angelico ...
Masseur
Mark Atha ...
Man at Bar
...
Lee
...
Lisa
...
Faith
Brian Bradley ...
Marlon
Wlad Cembrowicz ...
Waiter
Ronny Coleman ...
Ambulance Attendant
Alison Jane Frazer ...
Anne
Bel Hernandez ...
Alice Griffin (as Bel Sandre)
...
Richard Parris
...
Mayor's Assistant
...
George
Stephen Kauzor ...
Pool Guest
...
David Shelby
Edit

Storyline

Hired by the deceased's ex-wife, a private eye checks out the death of a gay man who had AIDS.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Thriller

Certificate:

PG-13 | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Also Known As:

Murder 1, Murder 2  »

Box Office

Budget:

$600,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Referenced in My First Time (1998) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
I'm a Poet and I Know It!! CONTAINS SPOILERS
27 September 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Late at night, a film reviewer-In the absence of anything newer-Watched an old film on the TV-It was called Murder One, on ITV.

It starred Shari Belafonte (daughter of Harry)-She was going out with a man she wanted to marry-But he was a private dick investigating a killing-And to settle down he wasn't exactly willing

It also had Cleavon Little of 'Blazing Saddles' fame-Sorry? You have never even heard of that name?-SHAME ON YOU! He is a really big star-Why would he feature in something below-par?

As twenty minutes went by without a care-Our critic started to notice the actresses hair-It was all puffed up and starched beyond belief-He bet that those do's caused the stylist some grief!

An hour had elapsed, a body was found in a bath-But all the watcher could do is sit back and laugh-He'd seen pantomimes that were acted better than this-It was all he could do to not take the p*ss

The murderer was obvious from the start-It was the dick's ex, a stupid old tart-Her new boyfriend was cheating on her, so she drowned him-But it took her ages to be caught, thanks to Mr Dim.

When it was over I stared at the screen-That damn insomnia can be so very mean-Next time, rather than sit through crap-I'll hit my head with a mallet.. well, just a tap.

... Oh, and 2/10


2 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?