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Blizhniy Boy: The Ultimate Fighter (2007)

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The son of a rich businessman who has ties with the Russian mob. But the mob sets up his family and forced the young guy at fighting in martial arts tournament.

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Erik
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Mikhail
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Russian Reporter
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Alibek
Bolo Yeung ...
Erik's Trainer
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Oleg
Miguel Franciskovich ...
Erik (voice)
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Judge
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Baute
Teena Black ...
Mob Moll
Annabelle Bourlet ...
Katarina
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Anastasia
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Prison Guard
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Erik is a son of a rich businessmen who has ties with the Russian mob. As not to spoil the film, the mob sets up his family and he is forced to flee to America as that is the only place that he is able to make money fighting in the underground. The old and rich Mikhail becomes his protector/manager and the only way for the mob to get to Erik is to bet against him in the underground fights. Written by BYteam

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$4,000,000 (estimated)
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Jalal Merhi directed the first 60 minutes of the film that they shot in Toronto, but he was very busy and could not travel and do the Russia shoot. See more »

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Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.159 (2012) See more »

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