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Charlie Countryman (2013)

The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman (original title)
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While traveling abroad, a guy falls for a Romanian beauty whose unreachable heart has its origins in her violent, charismatic ex.



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Paris 1913. Coco Chanel is infatuated with the rich and handsome Boy Capel, but she is also compelled by her work. Igor Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring is about to be performed. The ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Victor Ibanescu
Lachlan Nieboer ...
Taxi Driver
Bogdan Farkas ...
Hostel Clerk (as Bodgan Farcas)


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

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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 »

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Release Date:

13 September 2013 (Norway)  »

Also Known As:

Charlie Countryman  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

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


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

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2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


Freida Pinto was considered for the role of Gabi Ibanescu. See more »


As Gabi is explaining how she met Nigel, Charlie is wearing a dark sport coat. By the time she is done, Charlie is no longer wearing the coat. See more »


Gabi Ibanescu: Do you think things like this happen to people?
Charlie Countryman: Some people, yes.
Gabi Ibanescu: What people?
Charlie Countryman: Us.
Gabi Ibanescu: Us.
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References The Sixth Sense (1999) See more »


Sir Jimmy and Candy
Written by Ashley Elaine Restivo and Alex Greggs
Performed by Audrey Napoleon
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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

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