Day Watch (2006)
"Dnevnoy dozor" (original title)

R  |   |  Action, Fantasy, Thriller  |  15 June 2007 (USA)
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A man who serves in the war between the forces of Light and Dark comes into possession of a device that can restore life to Moscow, which was nearly destroyed by an apocalyptic event.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Mariya Poroshina ...
Vladimir Menshov ...
Galina Tyunina ...
Zhanna Friske ...
Egor (as Dima Martynov)
Valeriy Zolotukhin ...
Aleksey Chadov ...
Nurzhuman Ikhtymbaev ...
Aleksey Maklakov ...
Aleksandr Samoylenko ...
Yuriy Kutsenko ...
Ignat (as Gosha Kutsenko)
Irina Yakovleva ...
Georgiy Dronov ...
Tolik (as Egor Dronov)


Anton belongs to the Forces of the Light as well as his powerful girlfriend and apprentice, but his son is a powerful teenager from the Darkness and Anton protects him. When the balance between Light and Darkness is affected by the death of some evil vampires, Anton is framed and accused of the murders, and he chases an ancient chalk that has the power of changing the destiny of its owner. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

15 June 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Night Watch 2  »

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Box Office


$4,200,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$46,730 (USA) (1 June 2007)


$450,686 (USA) (27 July 2007)

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


Geser is referred to as Jassar in the opening scene, although that name is never used again throughout the two films. See more »


When Galina gets killed, she drops some fish. Later, during the crime scene inspection, the fish is gone. See more »


[first lines]
Narrator: Why does the wind come? To cover tracks where we have passed... so no one thinks we are still alive. It was long ago and no one can remember now how the Warriors of Light and the Warriors of Darkness clashed on the Bridge of Justice... how blood was spilled... how the great Jassar's heart could not bear it and he stopped the battle. But once, when the night is longer than the day, a new Great One will come and the world will be plunged into darkness. And nothing can save it, except...
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Crazy Credits

The credits for the actors which appear at the beginning of the movie, are shown as street advertising reflecting on the car window shield. See more »


References 9th Company (2005) See more »


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User Reviews

Dare I say it? Better than anything Hollywood can come up with
17 January 2006 | by (Lithuania) – See all my reviews

Day watch manages to be something none of those Hollywood sci-fi saga type movies never could. It combines EVERYTHING in itself. Action, drama, suspense, CGI that's definitely better, and more believable, than in any of the matrix movies, a very intricate plot, that you have to follow carefully throughout the movie, wonderful acting and great dialogs. Well you'd say, lord of the rings has all of that too. The only thing that lord of the rings lacks is that, those three hours get a little bit boring at times. I don't know why, but i know i'm not the only one who feels that way. Day watch is three hours long too. After the movie, i went back to the ticket shop, and watched it again. That totals up to six hours of movie watching. And it wasn't boring even for a second. So why did i give it a nine? It suffers from the same thing the first movie suffered. The whole super power thing is not really explained, no one ever tells the audience how they work. You just have to live with it.

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