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Syostry (2001)

 -  Crime | Drama  -  10 May 2001 (Russia)
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Katya Gorina ...
Roman Ageev ...
Alik, Dina's Father
Tatyana Kolganova ...
Natasha, Girls' Mother
Dmitriy Orlov ...
Palych
Kirill Pirogov ...
Gangster
Aleksandr Bashirov ...
Seifullin
Andrey Krasko ...
Uncle Misha
Tatyana Tkach ...
Grandmother
Sergey Bodrov Jr. ...
Guy from SUV
Olga Onishchenko
Roman Zentsov
Dmitri Delov ...
Bandit in Car
Andrei Semyonov
Andrei Gryaznov
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Sergey Bodrov Jr. himself played the businessman who appears in the middle of the film because there was no time to look for an actor who could play the role. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Natasha, Girls' Mother: [voice from the answering machine] Hello. Please leave your message after the tone.
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References Brother 2 (2000) See more »

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Stuk
Written by Viktor Tsoy (as V. Tsoy)
Performed by Kino
Played when the policeman runs away from the bandits
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Very touching, true and well directed film!
3 November 2003 | by (Vienna) – See all my reviews

I think this is a very good movie because it expresses the soul of Russia, the way I'm imagining Russia. There are not very long dialogs in the film, only very short and pointed conversations between people exists. Furthermore people very rarely laugh, the mood seems to be authentic Russian, with a little bit depression in it all the time.

The shots Sergej Budrov makes are also excellent, they are very impressive and get you in something like a state of trance. The acting is also good, from the cool Russian Mafia gangster to the two young sisters all actors play their roles convincing and no one is overacting.

So if you have about an hour time, go watch this fine Russian movie.

  • In remembrance of Sergej Budrov -


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