Movies like I Start Counting

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I Start Counting (1969)
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I Start Counting (1969)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jenny Agutter plays Wynne, an adopted 14-year-old girl who has a crush on her 32-year-old stepbrother, George, played by Bryan Marshall. While spying on George in the bathroom, Wynne notices George has several scratches on his back, and finds a bloody sweater she made for him that he threw in the trash, which leads her to suspect George of being the serial killer of several local teenage girls, who is still at large. Despite this belief, Wynne continues to have romantic sexual fantasies about George and dreams of marrying him when she comes of legal age.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, friendship, psychopath, family relations, stalking, murder, killer, stalker, voyeur, crying, teenage life, crimes, best friends, strong sexual content, youth, sexual abuse, crime, life is a bitch, adoption, fall in love, slasher, danger, false accusation, countryside, deadly ...
Time: 60s

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Most similar movies to I Start Counting

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about crimes, murder, deadly, psychopath, danger, serial killer and crime mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres. Some movies like I Start Counting: Fatal Charm (1990), Suspended Animation (2001), The Collector (2002), Eyes of Crystal (2004), Innocents (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Fatal Charm (1990)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Valerie's (Amanda Peterson) prosecutor mom is trying to put away Adam (Christopher Atkins), an alleged serial killer on trial for murdering six women. But he's so charming that the teenage Valerie just can't believe he really did it, ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, psychological, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, death row, murder, forbidden love, cheerleader, high school, deadly, crimes, young heroes, confined, unlikely criminals, crime ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Suspended Animation (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hollywood animator Tom (Alex McArthur) gets lost in the Michigan woods after a snowmobile ride goes wrong. He finds refuge at an isolated cabin inhabited by two sisters (Laura Esterman and Sage Allen). Initially grateful to them, Tom soon realizes ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, danger, obsession, survival, crimes, mind game, rescue, slasher, deadly, isolation, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.0
 585
The Collector (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Une policière, Maud Graham, suit un tueur en série qui agresse des femmes. En même temps, elle héberge un jeune prostitué et un fugueur de 12 ans. L'action se déroule dans la ville et capitale de la province du même nom, Québec.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: murder, serial killer, police investigation, kidnapping, mind game, police detective, who done it, riddles and clues, crimes, life is a bitch, law enforcement, pedophilia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Eyes of Crystal (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Bulgaria, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: While hunting a cultured, intelligent and vicious psychopath, Inspector Amaldi comes face to face with the physical and moral decay of his city as well as the ghosts of his own past.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, riddles and clues, murder, deadly, law enforcement, danger, whodunit, crimes, stalking, battles, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Innocents (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A traveling cellist gets involved with two disturbed sisters on their way to Seattle to tell their mom that their dad has just passed away. On the way, the two kill a judge and a few others unknown to the cellist. Eventually he gets pinned for the ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary
Plot: murder, mind game, criminal heroes, serial killer, psychopath, dangerous attraction, false accusation, crimes, danger, police investigation, deadly, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.4
 42K
Frenzy (1972)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A serial murderer is strangling women with a necktie. The London police have a suspect, but he is the wrong man.
Style: dark humor, tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, rape, truck, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), crime, strangulation, psychopath, false accusation, secretary, necktie ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: london, england, europe, scotland yard, tower bridge london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.6
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Stalked at 17 (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When 17 year old Angela fell for Chad, he promised to love her forever. When she got pregnant with his child, he promised to take care of them both. When she realized he was deceptive and abusive, he promised to change. When she wanted to leave, he ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: stalker, obsession, teenage life, youth, stalking, family problems, family in danger, pregnancy, family in crisis, fall in love, teenage pregnancy, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.7
 2K
Mikey (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mikey just needs a good stable home. He's bounced from foster home to foster home his whole life. He finally lands himself with a new loving family, but their perfect little child is not what he appears to be. His previous caretakers all died ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, juvenile delinquency, orphan, crimes, danger, unlikely criminals, crime, adoption, friendship, evil child, killer child, slasher ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 4.2
 1K
Impact Point (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Pro Beach Volleyball star, Kelly Reyes, faces challenges everyday, fierce competitors, the press, but nothing could prepare her for him.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, rivalry, danger, murder, stalking, mind game, psychopath, obsession, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, law enforcement, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.7
 420
Final Move (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The LA police are baffled: someone is killing people who have been found innocent of violent crimes. At the crime scenes, DNA evidence and clues linked to chess point to a suspect who's dead, recently executed for murders with a similar M.O. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, mystery, serial killer, psychopath, who done it, false accusation, dishonesty, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 815
The Holding (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A heart-pounding suspense thriller, set on an isolated farm in England's beautiful, rugged Peak District.
Style: serious, suspense, rough, psychological, tense ...
Plot: danger, farm, haunted by the past, murder, parents and children, psychopath, violence, life is a bitch, love and romance, countryside, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Straight on Till Morning (1972)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Brenda moved to London to begin living those intoxicated fantasies that all young women imagine city life to offer. Soon after her arrival she begins a relationship with Peter with whom she is tremendously happy. When she becomes pregnant ...
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, woman in danger, female writer, castle, dog, pregnancy, kidnapping, innocence lost, danger, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england, liverpool, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.0
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Missing (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Hyeon-jeong's sister is missing and she fears for the worst. Via her sister's cellphone, Hyeon-jeong learns that her sister stayed in a countryside vaillage. She goes to the village to find her sister and stops at the local police station ...
Style: rough, disturbing, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, serial killer, rape, confined, investigation, missing person, psychopath, sexual abuse, woman in danger, danger, crimes, search ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.6
 3K
Ripper (2001)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A massacre survivor (A.J. Cook) studies serial killers under a famous expert (Bruce Payne), but her classmates soon start dying at the hands of a Jack the Ripper copycat.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, police detective, college, haunted by the past, police investigation, mind game, slasher, danger, youth, law enforcement, deadly, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Relentless IV: Ashes to Ashes (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sam Dietz is back and must find and stop another serial killer before he kills again. Detective work for Dietz is tough having to juggle two gorgeous women - one his partner, and the other his shrink, who holds the key to the case.
Style: mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: serial killer, chases and races, mind game, danger, graphic violence, psychopath, police detective, who done it, track down, curses spells and rituals, riddles and clues, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Hangman (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Death by noose. A nasty way to die if you're not dropped from a length, but instead just had the support kicked from beneath you. A series of murders like this is taking place, linked to a net-based game of 'Hangman', the words of ...
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, police investigation, police detective, psychopath, mysterious character, mind game, serial killer, track down, dangerous attraction, false accusation, deadly, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Mother, May I Sleep with Danger? (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Laurel has the boyfriend of her dreams, Kevin. He can and will do anything for her. He is totally devoted to her but the downside is that he won't leave her alone. When she tries to get some distance he responds with aggressiveness. It finally ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: woman in danger, obsession, paranoia, visceral, crimes of passion, parents and children, couple relations, couples, psychopath, family relations, fall in love, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.3
 1K
The Ex (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In order to get her husband back, an architect's psycho ex-wife kills everybody she can get her hands on.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, bleak, serious, scary
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, danger, family in danger, murder, crimes, crime, obsession, family life, manipulation, architect, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Requiem for Murder (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A thriller starring Molly Ringwald
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, crimes, danger, media, unsupportive spouse, mystery, psychopath, radio show, who done it, fall in love, media satire ...
Time: 90s
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Lost Angel (2005)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Slight off-balance police inspector Palmer (Alison Eastwood) works with Father Brian (Judd Nelson) to solve for a religion-based killer, while she deals with her teen-aged goth sister.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, crucifix, danger, law enforcement, investigation, dealing with death, crimes, mystery, deadly, murder, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Lady Beware (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Young and good looking Katya, a window dresser for a big department store in Pittsburgh, begins a love story with a journalist, Mac Odell. She is however stalked by Jack, a married man who has a fixation with her. Jack makes Katya's life ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexual ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, neo noir, woman in danger, voyeurism, store, vengeance, murder, couples, psychopath, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.0
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Freeway (1988)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A deeply-disturbed priest goes on a murderous night-time rampage across America's highways.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, danger, crime, law enforcement, police investigation, mystery, chases and races, chase, amateur detective, crimes, manhunt, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Seduction (1982)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A beautiful newscaster is stalked and tormented by a photographer obsessed with her beauty.
Style: disturbing, psychological, sexual, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: stalking, psychopath, stalker, couples, media, best friends, vengeance, obsession, danger, journalism, mentally unstable, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Killer Must Strike Again (1975)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Killer Must Kill Again (Italian: L'assassino è costretto ad uccidere ancora) is a 1975 giallo film directed by Luigi Cozzi. Allmovie called the film "too erratic for the general horror audience" but "offers just enough ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, sexual, psychological, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, infidelity, murder, psychopath, adultery, killer, woman in danger, violence spree, crime gone awry, investigation, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
 188
Dead Beat (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In 1965, Rudy, a Midwestern high-school kid, moves to Albuquerque; lonely and friendless, he's attracted to Kit, slightly older, with a car, his own apartment, and spending money. Kit loves Elvis and loves the ladies; plus, he's a complete ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: desert, serial killer, crime, crimes, murderous pair, deadly, coming of age, mind game, manipulation, couples, who done it, elevator ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Hitcher in the Dark (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sick young man drives around in his daddy's camper, looking for lone stray females to kidnap, torture, rape, and murder.
Style: suspenseful, rough, sexual, scary, erotic ...
Plot: kidnapping, murder, obsession, slasher, serial killer, hitchhiking, youth, crimes, deadly, contests and competitions, rivalry, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 19K
No Good Deed (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Terri is a devoted wife and mother of two, living an ideal suburban life in Atlanta when Colin, a charming but dangerous escaped convict, shows up at her door claiming car trouble. Terri offers her phone to help him but soon learns that no good deed ...
Style: psycho film, sadistic, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: home invasion, hostage, killer, blood, family in danger, deadly, sociopath, serial killer, confined, crime, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, georgia, tennessee, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Hider in the House (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A deranged man hides in the attic of a new house and becomes obsessed with the unsuspecting family that moves in.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: attic, infidelity, danger, mind game, stalking, deadly, mentally unstable, crimes, couples, psychopath, slasher, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.4
 640
Six-Pack (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A serial killer is on the loose in Paris and he seems to be an american citizen working in the US embassy and being in the middle of a french-american economical affair.
Style: rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, serial killer, police investigation, psychopath, who done it, murder, law enforcement, race against time, deadly, politics, bait, neo noir ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Prom Night IV: Deliver Us from Evil (1991)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Carrying on the Prom Night tradition, this film begins back at Hamilton High School on Prom Night in 1957. As a young couple are enjoying a romantic moment together in the back seat of a car, they are interrupted by Father Jonas, a priest who ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, slasher, high school, stalking, crimes, youth, psychopath, captivity, teenage life, danger, casual sex, monk ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%