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Countdown (2004)
"Lichnyy nomer" (original title)

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A terrorist organization know as "Ansar Allah" is preparing to turn the city of Rome into a City of Dead. But the heroism of Smolin, professionalism of Catherine Stone, help of Umar (from ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Aleksey Makarov ...
Maj. Aleksei Smolin
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Catherine Stone
Vyacheslav Razbegaev ...
Umar Tamiev
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Saulyus Boykis
Yuriy Tsurilo ...
Gen. Sergei Karpov
Viktor Verzhbitskiy ...
Lev Pokrovskiy
Ramil Sabitov ...
Khasan
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Admiral Melory
Mariya Golubkina ...
Tatyana
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Italian Prime Minister
Mariya Syomkina ...
Masha
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Journalist at airport
Dave Bass ...
Press Conference Moderator
Igor Blokhin ...
NATO HQs officer
James Derrick ...
NATO expert
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A terrorist organization know as "Ansar Allah" is preparing to turn the city of Rome into a City of Dead. But the heroism of Smolin, professionalism of Catherine Stone, help of Umar (from Chechnya) together with the cooperation of Russian and western special forces will save the world from evil terrorists. Written by Pavel P.

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9 December 2004 (Russia)  »

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The plane takes off from Moscow in the depth of snowy winter night. After about 30-45 minutes of flight time when the plane performs an emergency landing in Belarus not far from the border, it's a clear and sunny summer's day. (Moscow time is GMT+3, Minsk is GMT+2, time difference is minus one hour, it should be at least dark in Belarus.) And during the film, when it's night in Moscow, it's day-time in Rome, which is only minus two hours (GMT+1). See more »

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Bad to funny
22 December 2007 | by See all my reviews

If the intention was to create a parody on hostage taking movies, the authors succeeded brilliantly. I was first really annoyed at being made fun of, but in the end had a great laugh throughout. I would recommend anybody to see the film in English translation because it gets even funnier. Nothing is real - characters, motivation of their actions, acting, make-up, dialogs, stage setting, proprieties, nothing. Absolutely hilarious!

The one problem seems to be the fact that the film has too clear a political agenda and passes some very childish messages: FSB has absolute authority; tycoons are the villains (Pokrovskiy > Berezovskiy), not all Chechens are bad, only manipulated by the villains etc. Soviet-style propagandist cinema in a new era, just of really sub-standard quality.


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