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Command Performance (2009)

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When the Russian Premier is taken hostage at a rock concert in Moscow, it's up to a drummer, an ex-biker, to save him.

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Joe
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Venus (as Melissa Smith)
Hristo Shopov ...
President Petrov
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Oleg Kazov
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Ambassador Bradley
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Vladimir
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Mikhail Kapista (as Zahary Baharov)
Ivaylo Geraskov ...
Leonid Gordov
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Ali Connor
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Maj. Pavlikova
Ida Lundgren ...
Anna Petrov
Robin Dobson ...
Yana Petrov
Raicho Vasilev ...
Anton
Slavi Slavov ...
Capt. Simenov
Naum Shopov ...
Peter
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A Moscow charity concert turns bloody when armed extortionists take the head liner American pop-star Venus and the Russian President with his family hostage. Help is on the way when the drummer of a heavy metal warm-up band, an ex-bad ass biker played by Lundgren, and a young Russian F.S.B. agent team up to fight back. But our two heroes are seriously outnumbered and things aren't as simple as they appear when old ghosts from the Soviet Union appear to haunt the present in this fast paced action piece. Written by Anonymous

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Dying is easy. Rock n' roll is hard. See more »

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Action | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for strong bloody violence throughout, and language | See all certifications »

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June 2010 (Indonesia)  »

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Ataque terrorista  »

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$6,000,000 (estimated)
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Released theatrically in Indonesia, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Bahrain and Kuwait. See more »

Goofs

During red carpet arrivals we can spot Dolph Lundgren (as director, candid with headphones) in the back among the press when the reporter Ali Connor calls for the blond Russian singer Irson. See more »

Quotes

Venus: Are you sure you wanna open this tour for me?
Joe: It pays the rent.
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Ne Gasite Svechu / Keep The Candle Burning
Written and Performed by Andrey Kovalev
Courtesy of Andrey Kovalev
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'Die Hard' at the concert!
26 September 2009 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

I really loved Dolph Lundgren's action flick from the late 80s & early 90s and i must admit that i stopped watching his last years's works because of the direction they took and their quality. I started missing him nowadays and i was happy when came across this title,wanted to watch a movie with him no matter if it's mediocre. What a great & pleasant surprise!He did put something on the table this time! The plot is simple,there aren't big twists - we have the classic 'die hard scenario' at a concert organized in Moscow by the Russian president who wants to satisfy his daughters's wish to see their idols sing live;as the party gets warmed,the theater gets stormed by terrorists starting to kill people and take hostages - and instead of John Mclane we get Joe,'the drummer',member of a rock-band who is forced by the situation...to 'have some fun'. It captures you from the first minutes because it has heart,a strange satirical style(sometimes it does give the feeling that it's a tribute to this genre) and a lead character with who Lungdren knows exactly what he wants(he writes,stars and directs it) making him multi-dimensional. In some places it's bloody as hell and violent,even gory - while remaining brutally real it manages to be funny on edges too and i think that's while it's working so good

  • we want Joe,'The Drummer' to take his time and 'clear the mess' with
style and he doesn't disappoint. It's a fun ride!thanks,Dolphie.


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