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5 Days of War (2011)

 -  Action | Drama | War  -  6 June 2011 (Georgia)
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A drama set centered around the war between Russia and Georgia, and focused on an American journalist, his cameraman, and a Georgian native who become caught in the crossfire.

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Tatia Meddevi
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Sebastian Ganz
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Miriam Eisner
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Cpt. Rezo Avaliani
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Anton Meddevi
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Sofi Meddevi (as Ani Imnadze)
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Zoe
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Michael Stilton (as Ken Cranham)
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Chris Bailot
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Minister Temur Iakobashvili
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A drama set centered around the war between Russia and Georgia, and focused on an American journalist, his cameraman, and a Georgian native who become caught in the crossfire.

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Their only weapon is the truth.

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Action | Drama | War

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong bloody war violence and atrocities, and for pervasive language. | See all certifications »

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6 June 2011 (Georgia)  »

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Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,254 (USA) (19 August 2011)

Gross:

$17,149 (USA) (9 September 2011)
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Trivia

Near the beginning, president Saakashvili can be seen munching on his necktie. This was based on an actual incident, in which the president was caught on camera while chewing on his tie, unaware that the camera was rolling. The footage has been widely translated, and can be easily found on YouTube. See more »

Goofs

At 1:26:19 the satellite upload screen showing the progress of the upload indicates the "Pre-cash". It should have been spelled "Pre-cache". See more »

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No Fear of Heights
Written and Performed by Katie Melua
Courtesy of Dramatico Entertainment Ltd.
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trash, a game of feelings
20 March 2014 | by (Russia, St. Petersburg) – See all my reviews

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I was very much surprised by the fact that Russian tanks And armored not painted swastika, it would be even more clearly revealed to be the position of those who took money for it. I personally think that these people still live in bunkers that were built in the era of the cold war, which ended 20 years as.

The first phrase namely "the war is suffering Pravda" has no relation to the reality and does not apply to any version of Georgia either the U.S. or Russia, there was a need to focus attention on the fact that all Russian villains, namely to kill the innocent, to shoot through kneecap grandmothers, and stealing children 3 wheeled Bicycle with microwaves and TVs from the seventies.

I never Saw the Army of Russia which would entirely consisted of Vakhabites, and walked in jeans, well this is probably one of the most small discrepancies...

The Russians Bombed the wedding, of course, comes from weddings all evil, and they have a strategic importance.

Who am I to challenge the opinion of creators who made the film to justify the actions of Georgia and the U.S. Troops

The film is created with one aim, hatred, and development of Russophobia those who have watched it. Those who have mastered it, you need medal everyone for the incredible courage and patience.


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