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Driven to Kill (2009)

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
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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
Ingrid Torrance ...
Detective Norden
Sergey Nasibov ...
Ilya (as Sergei Nasibov)
Dmitry Chepovetsky ...
Stephan Abramov
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Tanya
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Young Guy
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Storyline

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

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19 May 2009 (USA)  »

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$10,000,000 (estimated)
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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 »

Goofs

The .38 that the weapons dealer gives Ruslan has no hammer, but when he is getting ready to take his second shot you hear him pulling back the hammer. See more »

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Alien Smegma
Written and Performed by David Steele
Courtesy Smudgedink Music
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Way better than the last 2
28 May 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Not been able to see a preview before I saw this made me a little worried, but I thought, what the hell? Seagal rules. I was pleasantly surprised with this movie. The only flaw was that at times I couldn't understand Seagal. It also appeared as if he did most/all of his fighting and that was nice. It was a pretty good story. It's was your standard revenge flick. It's nice to see Seagal go after bad guys that messed with his family. It was like Urban Justice in a way. I was glad it wasn't that European package crap or conspiracy from the early 90's or 2000's. This was way better than Kill Switch and of course that vampire crap. But not as good as Pistol Whipped.


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