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Piranha (2006)

Okhota na Piranyu (original title)
Agent of special department "Piranha" Kirill Mazur and his colleague Olga go to the far north with the assignment to liquidate an underwater secret weapon lab in the guise of a mutual ... See full summary »

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Mazur
Svetlana Antonova ...
Olga
Evgeniy Mironov ...
Prokhor
Viktoriya Isakova ...
Sinilga
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Anna Banshchikova ...
Viktoriya (as A. Banshchikova)
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Dorokhov
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Zima
Aleksandr Golubev ...
Belobrysy
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Kuzmich
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Shtabs
Sergey Petrov ...
Khimik 1
Boris Polunin ...
Admiral
Ramil Sabitov ...
Ibragim
Dmitriy Tarasenko
Anna Ukolova ...
Nina
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Agent of special department "Piranha" Kirill Mazur and his colleague Olga go to the far north with the assignment to liquidate an underwater secret weapon lab in the guise of a mutual vacation. All of a sudden, they find themselves in the world where civilization laws are forgotten, and this deadly weapons are kept by gangsters who are controlled by a new "master of taiga" Prohor, whose leisure time is spent hunting at humans. Mazur didn't know that he would have to trade his familiar gun for a hand-made bone knife, and save his companion and himself instead of saving the world. For them, this safari in northern forests would be no less dangerous as for the live targets. Written by russart.com

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[Mazur and Prokhor are fighting savagely]
Prokhor: You can't kill me. I died when I was eight.
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Embarrassingly bad
1 May 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

If you want to waste 2 hours of your life while sitting with a long face like me, waiting for some glimmer of something interesting or meaningful to happen while digesting appalling script and senseless and disgusting violence porn, asking yourself "why the hell am I watching this?", then watch this film. This is everything cinema should not be. A tragic example of when Russian film makers imitate the worst of western movies and computer games. "The Beach" and "Moscow Zero" are close, but this is even worse, if that's possible. This film is not something either the actors or the director will remember proudly, and they are actually not bad judging by their other work. The feeling this film gives you is like you've drank too much, been throwing up and have this sick and stupid feeling. Yuk.


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