6.4/10
21,230
78 user 88 critic

Charlie Countryman (2013)

The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman (original title)
Trailer
2:30 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

While traveling abroad, a guy falls for a Romanian beauty whose unreachable heart has its origins in her violent, charismatic ex.

Director:

Writer:

Reviews
Popularity
3,768 ( 139)
1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Move On (2012)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

An unusual road trip beginning in the Netherlands takes a series of unexpected turns through Germany and Eastern Europe.

Director: Asger Leth
Stars: Mads Mikkelsen, Gabriela Marcinková, Karl Fischer
Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A beautiful journey through the aspects of love, showing a balance between pain and satisfaction.

Director: Alma Har'el
Stars: Shia LaBeouf, Denna Thomsen, Ryan Heffington
Sia: Elastic Heart (Video 2015)
Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

A dance performed by Shia LaBeouf and Maddie Ziegler.

Directors: Daniel Askill, Sia
Stars: Sia, Shia LaBeouf, Maddie Ziegler
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

In the 16th century in the Cévennes, a horse dealer by the name of Michael Kohlhaas leads a happy family life. When a lord treats him unjustly, he raises an army and puts the country to fire and sword in order to have his rights restored.

Director: Arnaud des Pallières
Stars: Mads Mikkelsen, Mélusine Mayance, Delphine Chuillot
Wildside (1998)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Charming desperado Ossy, carryng a deadly secret, tracks down his childhood pal Jimmy in Iceland. But Jimmy, now with a family and a regular job, will do anything to hide his past.

Director: Simon Staho
Stars: Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Mads Mikkelsen, Nukâka
Lawless (2012)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Set in Depression-era Franklin County, Virginia, a trio of bootlegging brothers are threatened by a new special deputy and other authorities angling for a cut of their profits.

Director: John Hillcoat
Stars: Tom Hardy, Shia LaBeouf, Guy Pearce
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A former Weather Underground activist goes on the run from a journalist who has discovered his identity.

Director: Robert Redford
Stars: Robert Redford, Brit Marling, Stanley Tucci
A Case of You (2013)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A young writer tries to impress a girl he meets online with an embellished profile, but he finds himself in a real mess when she falls for him and he has to keep up the act.

Director: Kat Coiro
Stars: Justin Long, Keir O'Donnell, Evan Rachel Wood
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A self-diagnosed nymphomaniac recounts her erotic experiences to the man who saved her after a beating.

Director: Lars von Trier
Stars: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Stellan Skarsgård, Stacy Martin
The Salvation (2014)
Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

In 1870s America, a peaceful American settler kills his family's murderer which unleashes the fury of a notorious gang leader. His cowardly fellow townspeople then betray him, forcing him to hunt down the outlaws alone.

Director: Kristian Levring
Stars: Mads Mikkelsen, Eva Green, Eric Cantona
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The continuation of Joe's sexually dictated life delves into the darker aspects of her adulthood, obsessions and what led to her being in Seligman's care.

Director: Lars von Trier
Stars: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Stellan Skarsgård, Willem Dafoe
Comet (2014)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Set in a parallel universe, Comet bounces back and forth over the course of an unlikely but perfectly paired couple's six-year relationship.

Director: Sam Esmail
Stars: Justin Long, Emmy Rossum, Kayla Servi
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
Nigel
...
Darko
...
...
Luc
Ion Caramitru ...
Victor Ibanescu
...
Bill
...
Kate
...
Bela
...
Ashley
...
Ted
...
Felicity
...
Taxi Driver
Bogdan Farkas ...
Hostel Clerk (as Bodgan Farcas)
Edit

Storyline

While traveling abroad, a guy falls for a Romanian beauty whose unreachable heart has its origins in her violent, charismatic ex.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The only way to save the one you love, is to die


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some brutal violence, language throughout, sexuality/nudity, and drug use. | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

|

Country:

|

Language:

|

Release Date:

13 September 2013 (Norway)  »

Also Known As:

Charlie Countryman  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$7,973 (USA) (15 November 2013)

Gross:

$7,973 (USA) (15 November 2013)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

In the early years of the film's development, Shia LaBeouf dropped out of the project and the title role was briefly given to Zac Efron before LaBeouf returned to the project. See more »

Goofs

When Charlie Countryman is running back to his hostel after Gabi Ibanescu tells him she'll kiss him if he finds her tomorrow, Charlie runs without his shoes and socks on after he removed them to show Gabi a ballet move. But when he is hit by the car he has his shoes and socks back on. See more »

Quotes

Nigel: Enjoy your new mates and your recreational drugs and the rest of it while you can. God knows it can all turn into blood in a blink of an eye.
See more »

Connections

References Casino Royale (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Lie Down In Darkness (Arno Cost Remix)
Written by Richard Hall
Performed by Moby
Courtesy of Mute Records Ltd./Little Idiot, LLC
By Arrangement with Bank Robber Music
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Fantastic Film
29 November 2013 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

This is by far one of the best films I have seen in many years very emotional through and through. This Movie had me in a constant state of wondering what could possibly happen next. I love movies that really pull you in and cause you to experience all the emotions with each character. It takes a great mind and cast to accomplish such a task. Every actor was simply amazing it was a flawless execution. I will be thinking about this movie for awhile it just sticks with you and tugs at your very soul.I can't wait to hear from friends and family what they thought of this.I am surely recommending this to everyone i know. Well Done


46 of 67 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
I thought it was alright. Diamonds90
Did Shia's character have some sort of mental illness? nickyo
rupert grint's role... mischy72892
Similar Films? cheekybabe666
Filming? nunz_punz_da
The first random tape he picks up lydiaann27
Discuss Charlie Countryman (2013) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?