Most Popular Titles With Primary Country of Origin Russia


1. Beyond the Edge (2018)

101 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

5.1
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Contemporary Moscow. A talented gambler gathers a team of people with supernatural powers to win big at a casino. But they find a much stronger mystical rival.

Directors: Aleksandr Boguslavskiy, Francesco Cinquemani | Stars: Lyubov Aksyonova, Anastasiya Anikhovskaya, Sergey Astakhov, Vilen Babichev

Votes: 406

2. Loveless (2017)

R | 127 min | Drama

7.7
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86 Metascore

A couple going through a divorce must team up to find their son who has disappeared during one of their bitter arguments.

Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev | Stars: Maryana Spivak, Aleksey Rozin, Matvey Novikov, Marina Vasileva

Votes: 15,587 | Gross: $0.55M

3. Viy 2: Journey to China (2018)

Adventure, Fantasy | Post-production

The English traveler Jonathan Green receives from Peter the Great an order to map the Russian Far East. Once again he sets out for a long journey full of incredible adventures that will ... See full summary »

Director: Oleg Stepchenko | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jackie Chan, Rutger Hauer, Charles Dance

4. Hardcore Henry (2015)

R | 96 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.7
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51 Metascore

Henry is resurrected from death with no memory, and he must save his wife from a telekinetic warlord with a plan to bio-engineer soldiers.

Director: Ilya Naishuller | Stars: Sharlto Copley, Tim Roth, Haley Bennett, Danila Kozlovsky

Votes: 69,236 | Gross: $9.24M

5. Machete Kills (2013)

R | 107 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

5.6
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41 Metascore

The U.S. government recruits Machete to battle his way through Mexico in order to take down an arms dealer who looks to launch a weapon into space.

Director: Robert Rodriguez | Stars: Danny Trejo, Alexa PenaVega, Mel Gibson, Jessica Alba

Votes: 66,213 | Gross: $8.01M

6. The Guardians (2017)

Not Rated | 89 min | Action, Sci-Fi

4.0
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During the Cold War, an organization called "Patriot" created a super-hero squad, which includes members of multiple soviet republics. For years, the heroes had to hide their identities, but in hard times they must show themselves again.

Director: Sarik Andreasyan | Stars: Anton Pampushnyy, Sanjar Madi, Sebastien Sisak, Alina Lanina

Votes: 8,315

7. Viking (2016)

Not Rated | 142 min | Action, Drama, History

4.6
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Kievan Rus, late 10th century. After the death of his father, the young Viking prince Vladimir of Novgorod is forced into exile across the frozen sea.

Director: Andrey Kravchuk | Stars: Anton Adasinsky, Aleksandr Armer, Vilen Babichev, Rostislav Bershauer

Votes: 3,031

8. Mathilde (I) (2017)

130 min | Biography, Drama, History

5.3
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In the twilight of Imperial Russia, prima ballerina Matilda Kshesinskaya becomes the mistress of three Grand Dukes.

Director: Aleksey Uchitel | Stars: Michalina Olszanska, Lars Eidinger, Luise Wolfram, Danila Kozlovsky

Votes: 1,229

9. Spacewalk (2017)

140 min | Adventure, Drama, History

7.4
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The film is set in the 60s of the 20th century, during the Cold War and the space race between USSR and the United States. Russians plan to send a man into space. Military pilot Pavel ... See full summary »

Director: Dmitriy Kiselev | Stars: Evgeniy Mironov, Konstantin Khabenskiy, Aleksandr Ilin, Vladimir Ilin

Votes: 2,981

10. The Method (2015– )

53 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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The main character is an extraordinary and mysterious person, at the same time, he (Rodion Meglin) is an outstanding inspector. Rodion is used to work alone in order to keep the secrecy of ... See full summary »

Stars: Paulina Andreeva, Konstantin Khabenskiy, Yuliya Aug, Vassa Bokova

Votes: 843

11. On - drakon (2015)

Not Rated | 110 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Romance

6.7
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In the midst of the wedding princess Miroslava is kidnapped by a dragon and carried away into his castle on the remote island. Mira left everything behind in the past - family, friends and ... See full summary »

Director: Indar Dzhendubaev | Stars: Ieva Andrejevaite, Alyona Chekhova, Vyacheslav Chepurchenko, Darya Dubnikova

Votes: 1,971

12. Leviathan (2014)

R | 140 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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92 Metascore

In a Russian coastal town, Kolya is forced to fight the corrupt mayor when he is told that his house will be demolished. He recruits a lawyer friend to help, but the man's arrival brings further misfortune for Kolya and his family.

Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev | Stars: Aleksey Serebryakov, Elena Lyadova, Roman Madyanov, Vladimir Vdovichenkov

Votes: 39,656 | Gross: $1.09M

13. Mata Hari (2016– )

60 min | Drama, History

6.6
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A sex icon becomes a spy during one of the most important wars of the 20th century.

Stars: Vahina Giocante, Aleksey Guskov, Viktoriya Isakova, Paul Bellantoni

Votes: 161

14. The Return (2003)

Not Rated | 110 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

8.0
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82 Metascore

In the Russian wilderness, two brothers face a range of new, conflicting emotions when their father - a man they know only through a single photograph - resurfaces.

Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev | Stars: Vladimir Garin, Ivan Dobronravov, Konstantin Lavronenko, Nataliya Vdovina

Votes: 35,702 | Gross: $0.50M

15. Salyut-7 (2017)

111 min | Action, Drama, History

7.3
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USSR, June 1985. Based on actual events. After contact with the Salyut 7 space station is lost, cosmonauts Vladimir Dzhanibekov and Viktor Savinykh dock with the empty, frozen craft, and bring her back to life.

Director: Klim Shipenko | Stars: Lyubov Aksyonova, Ilya Andryukov, Pavel Derevyanko, Oksana Fandera

Votes: 3,824

16. Mongol: The Rise of Genghis Khan (2007)

R | 126 min | Action, Adventure, Biography

7.3
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74 Metascore

The story recounts the early life of Genghis Khan who was a slave before going on to conquer half the world in 1206.

Director: Sergei Bodrov | Stars: Tadanobu Asano, Amadu Mamadakov, Khulan Chuluun, Honglei Sun

Votes: 40,571 | Gross: $5.70M

17. Anna-detektiv (2016–2017)

Mystery

9.0
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Nineteen-year-old Anna, living at the end of the nineteenth century in the town of Zatonsk, unexpectedly discovers that she possesses supernatural powers. The spirits of the dead literally ... See full summary »

Stars: Dmitriy Frid, Aleksandra Nikiforova, Algis Arlauskas, Sergey Druzyak

Votes: 92

18. Furious (2017)

107 min | Action, History

6.4
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In the 13th century, an amnesiac soldier vows to get his revenge on the Mongol army that ransacked his village.

Directors: Dzhanik Fayziev, Ivan Shurkhovetskiy | Stars: Ilya Malakov, Aleksey Serebryakov, Aleksandr Ilin, Timofey Tribuntsev

Votes: 981

19. Ekaterina (2014– )

44 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.2
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The life of the Russian Empress Ekaterina II (Catherine the Great), a German born princess who came to Russia as bride for the young Peter III, chosen by his aunt Elisabeth, and who, once ... See full summary »

Stars: Marina Aleksandrova, Isabel Schosnig, Aleksandr Yatsenko, Vladimir Yaglych

Votes: 483

20. Mashina lyubvi (2016)

79 min | Romance

5.4
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Director Pavel Ruminov wanted to break up with his girlfriend. But she had a different opinion on the matter and refused to leave the flat, insisting their story was not over yet.

Director: Pavel Ruminov | Stars: Natalya Anisimova, Rafael Durnonyan, Maria Lavrova, Andrey Nazimov

Votes: 67

21. Viy (2014)

Not Rated | 127 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery

5.3
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An 18th century English cartographer, Jonathan Green, sets out on a journey to map the uncharted lands of Transylvania, only to discover the dark secrets and dangerous creatures hidden in a cursed, fantastical Romanian forest.

Director: Oleg Stepchenko | Stars: Jason Flemyng, Andrey Smolyakov, Aleksey Chadov, Agniya Ditkovskite

Votes: 3,945 | Gross: $34.59M

22. Attraction (2017)

R | 117 min | Romance, Sci-Fi

5.4
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After an alien ship crash lands onto a Russian city, many who saw it and the occupants start to question their own existence while there are those who demand the aliens leave Earth.

Director: Fedor Bondarchuk | Stars: Irina Starshenbaum, Alexander Petrov, Rinal Mukhametov, Oleg Menshikov

Votes: 5,750

23. The Bride (2017)

Not Rated | 93 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

4.7
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The unusual practice of photographing dead relatives during mid-1800s rural Russia will link a Philology student with her husband's abysmal family history.

Director: Svyatoslav Podgaevskiy | Stars: Viktoriya Agalakova, Vyacheslav Chepurchenko, Aleksandra Rebenok, Igor Khripunov

Votes: 1,424

24. Mazhor (2014– )

60 min | Drama

7.8
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The aimless pleasure loving son of a rich and powerful Russian arrested for street racing through Moscow's streets while high on drugs. To avoid a lengthy sentence his father pulls strings ... See full summary »

Stars: Pavel Priluchnyy, Karina Razumovskaya, Denis Shvedov, Alexander Diachenko

Votes: 595

25. Russkiy kovcheg (2002)

Not Rated | 99 min | Drama, Fantasy, History

7.4
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86 Metascore

A 19th century French aristocrat, notorious for his scathing memoirs about life in Russia, travels through the Russian State Hermitage Museum and encounters historical figures from the last 200+ years.

Director: Aleksandr Sokurov | Stars: Sergey Dreyden, Mariya Kuznetsova, Leonid Mozgovoy, Mikhail Piotrovsky

Votes: 16,222 | Gross: $0.04M

26. Nochnoy dozor (2004)

R | 114 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror

6.5
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58 Metascore

A fantasy-thriller set in present-day Moscow where the respective forces that control daytime and nighttime do battle.

Director: Timur Bekmambetov | Stars: Konstantin Khabenskiy, Vladimir Menshov, Mariya Poroshina, Valeriy Zolotukhin

Votes: 49,502 | Gross: $1.49M

27. Sofiya (2016)

52 min | History

8.6
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In 15th Century Russia, the last Byzantium Princess, Sophia Palaiologina, moves from Rome to distant Moscow to marry Czar Ivan III. Destined to become the first influential female figure of... See full summary »

Stars: Vilen Babichev, Andrey Evdokimov, Vlad Pavlov, Edouard Philipponnat

Votes: 89

28. Sheep & Wolves (2016)

PG | 85 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

5.9
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In a magical faraway land, in a picturesque little village nestled among green meadows and rolling hills, lives a flock of carefree sheep. But their pastoral and stress-free life is ... See full summary »

Directors: Andrey Galat, Maxim Volkov | Stars: Alexander Petrov, Sergey Bezrukov, Elizaveta Boyarskaya, Ekaterina Ivanchikova

Votes: 1,555

29. Stalingrad (2013)

R | 131 min | Action, Drama, War

5.6
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49 Metascore

A group of Russian soldiers fight to hold a strategic building in their devastated city against a ruthless German army, and in the process become deeply connected to two Russian women who have been living there.

Director: Fedor Bondarchuk | Stars: Mariya Smolnikova, Yanina Studilina, Pyotr Fyodorov, Thomas Kretschmann

Votes: 13,791 | Gross: $1.01M

30. Elena (2011)

Not Rated | 109 min | Drama

7.3
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87 Metascore

When a sudden illness and an unexpected reunion threaten dutiful housewife Elena's potential inheritance, she must hatch a desperate plan ...

Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev | Stars: Nadezhda Markina, Andrey Smirnov, Aleksey Rozin, Elena Lyadova

Votes: 10,279 | Gross: $0.02M

31. Hard to Be a God (2013)

Not Rated | 177 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

6.7
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90 Metascore

A group of scientists is sent to the planet Arkanar to help the local civilization, which is in the Medieval phase of its own history, to find the right path to progress. Their task is a ... See full summary »

Director: Aleksey German | Stars: Leonid Yarmolnik, Aleksandr Chutko, Yuriy Tsurilo, Evgeniy Gerchakov

Votes: 3,543

32. Masha and the Bear (2009– )

TV-Y | 7 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.8
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A retired circus bear settles into the woods and prepares for a quiet new life surrounded by peace and tranquility until he is introduced to an adventurous little girl named Masha.

Stars: Boris Kutnevich, Alina Kukushkina, Elsie Fisher, Giselle Nieto

Votes: 1,725

33. The Student (2016)

PG-13 | 118 min | Drama

7.0
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76 Metascore

Contemporary Russia. A high school student becomes convinced that the world has been lost to evil, and begins to challenge the morals and beliefs of the adults around him.

Director: Kirill Serebrennikov | Stars: Pyotr Skvortsov, Viktoriya Isakova, Yuliya Aug, Aleksandr Gorchilin

Votes: 3,029 | Gross: $0.00M

34. The Body Tree (2017)

R | 97 min | Thriller

5.4
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When a group of Americans travel to Russian Siberia to honor the memory of their murdered friend, they uncover a plot that threatens all their lives.

Director: Thomas Dunn | Stars: Erica Dasher, Emma Dumont, Kyle Jones, Ivanna Sakhno

Votes: 93

35. Dnevnoy dozor (2006)

R | 132 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror

6.5
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59 Metascore

A man who serves in the war between the forces of Light and Dark comes into possession of a device that can restore life to Moscow, which was nearly destroyed by an apocalyptic event.

Director: Timur Bekmambetov | Stars: Konstantin Khabenskiy, Mariya Poroshina, Vladimir Menshov, Galina Tyunina

Votes: 31,376 | Gross: $0.45M

36. Ice (2018)

113 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

7.1
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Contemporary Russia. Nadya gives up her dream of becoming a champion figure skater when she is hospitalized with an injury. But then she meets Sasha, a hockey player, who decides to teach her to believe in herself and her dream again.

Director: Oleg Trofim | Stars: Mariya Aronova, Vilen Babichev, Maksim Belborodov, Milos Bikovic

Votes: 924

37. Dovlatov (2018)

126 min | Biography, Drama

6.8
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66 Metascore

DOVLATOV charts six days in the life of brilliant, ironic writer who saw far beyond the rigid limits of 70s Soviet Russia. Sergei Dovlatov fought preserve his own talent and decency with ... See full summary »

Director: Aleksey German | Stars: Milan Maric, Danila Kozlovsky, Helena Sujecka, Artur Beschastny

Votes: 484

38. Closeness (2017)

118 min | Drama

7.0
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1998, Nalchik. A Jewish family is in trouble: the youngest son and his bride do not come home, and in the morning, a ransom note arrives. The ransom is so high that the family is forced not... See full summary »

Director: Kantemir Balagov | Stars: Atrem Cipin, Olga Dragunova, Veniamin Kac, Darya Zhovnar

Votes: 926

39. Rubezh (2018)

98 min | Action, Sci-Fi, War

5.0
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Michael's perfect life changes dramatically when he discovers a portal which allows him to travel in time. He travels back to the World War II to go through the quest of time and find his one and only beloved.

Director: Dmitriy Tyurin | Stars: Kristina Brodskaya, Alexander Korshunov, Elena Lyadova, Pavel Priluchnyy

Votes: 70

40. Jaws 19 (2015)

63 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

4.9
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The beaches of the Baltic Sea are terrorized by a shark. The military manage to destroy it, but the shark returns in spectral form.

Directors: Sergey A., Ivan Yakovidish | Stars: Ivan Yakovidish, Sergey A., Viktor Murzikov, Krolik Black

Votes: 164

41. The Duelist (2016)

R | 109 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.4
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55 Metascore

Set in 19th century Imperial Russia, the story revolves around a retired army veteran who makes a good living by settling duels for aristocrats, a common practice of the era. Shot in IMAX. ... See full summary »

Director: Aleksey Mizgirev | Stars: Pyotr Fyodorov, Vladimir Mashkov, Yuliya Khlynina, Yuri Kolokolnikov

Votes: 2,130

42. The Banishment (2007)

157 min | Drama

7.7
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59 Metascore

A trip to the pastoral countryside reveals a dark, sinister reality for a family from the city.

Director: Andrey Zvyagintsev | Stars: Konstantin Lavronenko, Maria Bonnevie, Aleksandr Baluev, Dmitriy Ulyanov

Votes: 5,870

43. Burnt by the Sun (1994)

R | 135 min | Drama, War

8.0
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Russia, 1936: revolutionary hero Colonel Kotov is spending an idyllic summer in his village with his young wife and six-year-old daughter Nadia and other assorted family and friends. Things... See full summary »

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov | Stars: Nikita Mikhalkov, Ingeborga Dapkunaite, Oleg Menshikov, Nadezhda Mikhalkova

Votes: 12,417 | Gross: $2.62M

44. A zori zdes tikhie... (2015)

120 min | Drama, War

6.7
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An unfulfilled sergeant, is during WW2, leading a small Soviet anti aircraft outpost with only women soldiers under his command. German special forces are spottet in the woods and the ... See full summary »

Director: Renat Davletyarov | Stars: Pyotr Fyodorov, Anastasiya Mikulchina, Evgeniya Malakhova, Kristina Asmus

Votes: 805

45. Belyy tigr (2012)

Not Rated | 104 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

6.1
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Great Patriotic War, early 1940s. After barely surviving a battle with a mysterious, ghostly-white Tiger tank, Red Army Sergeant Ivan Naydenov becomes obsessed with its destruction.

Director: Karen Shakhnazarov | Stars: Aleksey Vertkov, Vitaliy Kishchenko, Valeriy Grishko, Dmitriy Bykovskiy-Romashov

Votes: 2,631

46. Sobibor (2018)

110 min | Drama, History, War | Post-production

"Sobibor" is based on the history of the Sobibór extermination camp uprising during WWII and Soviet officer Alexander Pechersky. When he was a POW in Sobibor, he managed to do the ... See full summary »

Director: Konstantin Khabenskiy | Stars: Konstantin Khabenskiy, Christopher Lambert, Mariya Kozhevnikova, Michalina Olszanska

47. Arrhythmia (2017)

116 min | Drama

7.6
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A paramedic devoted to his patients struggles to make time for his wife who begins to believe his patients are more important to him than she is.

Director: Boris Khlebnikov | Stars: Aleksandr Yatsenko, Irina Gorbacheva, Nikolay Shrayber, Maksim Lagashkin

Votes: 2,147

48. The Fool (II) (2014)

116 min | Drama

8.0
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83 Metascore

Dima Nikitin is an ordinary honest plumber who suddenly decides to face the corrupt system of local politics in order to save the lives of 800 inhabitants of an old dormitory, which is about to collapse.

Director: Yuriy Bykov | Stars: Artyom Bystrov, Natalya Surkova, Yuriy Tsurilo, Boris Nevzorov

Votes: 6,761

49. Savva. Serdtse voina (2015)

85 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy

4.5
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A fairytale about a grand life journey of a 10-year-old boy Savva devoted to help his mom and fellow village people to break free from the vicious hyenas.

Director: Maksim Fadeev | Stars: Maksim Chukharyov, Konstantin Khabenskiy, Fedor Bondarchuk, Mikhail Galustyan

Votes: 732

50. Ekipazh (2016)

138 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.9
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A story about bravery, self-sacrifice and human dignity put on trial by the merciless power of nature. A young pilot is fired from military air force after disobeying an absurd order. He ... See full summary »

Director: Nikolay Lebedev | Stars: Vladimir Mashkov, Egor Morozov, Agne Grudyte, Sergey Shakurov

Votes: 3,246