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Driven to Kill (2009)

Video  -  Action | Crime | Thriller  -  19 May 2009 (USA)
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An ex-Russian mobster who is now a crime novelist must confront his past when his family is targeted by violence.

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Ruslan
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Boris
Igor Jijikine ...
Mikhail Abramov
Robert Wisden ...
Terry Goldstein
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Catherine
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Detective Lavastic
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Alex (as Alexander Rafalski)
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Bartender (as Eugene Lazarev)
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Lanie
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Tony
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Detective Norden
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Ilya (as Sergei Nasibov)
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Stephan Abramov
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Tanya
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Young Guy
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A former Russian mobster named Ruslan, who is now a crime novelist, returns home and discovers his daughter is marrying his arch nemesis. His past also comes back to haunt him when his family is threatened. Hungry for justice, Ruslan returns to the life he once knew...with a vengeance. Written by anon

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Some fathers fight for justice... Others for revenge. See more »

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Action | Crime | Thriller

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Rated R for strong violence throughout, language and some sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »

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Inna Korobkina plays the mother of Laura Mennell but in real life she is almost a year younger than Mennell. See more »

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Strip clubs in New Jersey cannot serve alcohol. If a strip club serves alcohol, the dancers must be clothed in at least a G-String and pasties. See more »

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One Of Them Days
Written by Mike Reno, Paul Dean, Dane DeViller, Sean Hosein & Adam H Hurstfield (as Adam H.)
Performed by Loverboy
Sung by Mike Reno
Courtesy Big Caboose Music, Little Engine Entertainment, Universal Music, MGB Songs, The Works Music,
Adam H. Songs, Sordid Songs & Duke Reno Music
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Seagal is back in shape
31 May 2009 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Forget is enormous shape, the man can still kick your ass. Yes, he could afford loosing weights, I will give you that it would make him more credible. Other then that, Seagal is offering good fight scenes. Plus for once, he is not using any double to cover his own stunts. He demonstrated martial arts skills. Not sure why using the Russian background for the story but it is good to see him not done!!!

The movie is good entertainment, nothing more, nothing less but looking at his past few awful movies, he definitely deserves a 10!! No more cliché then the usual, Seagal is in control. This is best JOB since ''Urban Justice''. Hopefully, the next movie will be at least as good as this.


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