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The movie is set in Belarus, where a team of counter-intelligence officers is given only three days to find a German radio operator posing as a Soviet soldier, behind soviet lines, on the eve of a major offensive. Written by Eugene <lorus777@hotpop.com>

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An international movie
10 November 2009 | by (Russian Federation) – See all my reviews

Being a Russian, which means that I was raised on epic WWII movies a lot of which I came to simply love for many reasons besides great acting and plot, I have to admit that this one became my favorite.

As you must have read from other comments, this movie has nothing to do with what most people expect from war movie: no propaganda, no superheros, no battle scenes. In fact the war makes just an environmental case here.

The movie is all about characters and the plot that keeps you tense to the end.

IMO these factors make it a fairly international movie.


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