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Leningrad Cowboys Meet Moses (1994)

The Cowboys are lured from Mexico to Coney Island by their former manager who disappeared at the end of Leningrad Cowboys Go America. He believes he is the reincarnation of Moses, sent to lead them back to the promised land - Siberia.

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... Leningrad Cowboy
Ben Granfelt ... Leningrad Cowboy
... Leningrad Cowboy
... Leningrad Cowboy
Ekke Niiva ... Leningrad Cowboy
Jyri Närvänen ... Leningrad Cowboy (as Lyle Närvänen)
... Leningrad Cowboy
... Leningrad Cowboy
Mauri Sumén ... Leningrad Cowboy
... Leningrad Cowboy
... Vladimir Kuzmin alias Moses
... The Mute
... Lazar / Johnson / Elijah
... American Cousin
Jacques Blanc ... Owner of Bingo Parlour
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The Cowboys are lured from Mexico to Coney Island by their former manager who disappeared at the end of Leningrad Cowboys Go America. He believes he is the reincarnation of Moses, sent to lead them back to the promised land - Siberia.

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Quotes

Vladimir: What's happening here?
Leningrad Cowboys: No tequila. Save us, Moses.
Vladimir: Jesus saves, Moses invests. Back to the bus!
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Connections

Followed by Global Balalaika Show (2003) See more »

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Wedding March
Written by Erkki Melartin
Arranged by Mauri Sumén
Performed by Leningrad Cowboys
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A Bit of a Letdown
21 March 2016 | by See all my reviews

The Cowboys are lured from Mexico to Coney Island by their former manager who disappeared at the end of Leningrad Cowboys Go America. He believes he is the reincarnation of Moses, sent to lead them back to the promised land - Siberia.

The first film is a cult classic, as it should be. The second one is not nearly as good. The quirkiness seems to be scaled back, and the songs are not as good overall 9though "Rivers of Babylon" is a nice touch). Fans of the first ought to see the second, but I hardly think anyone would argue this is the better film.

The religious aspects are interesting, though never fully developed. I suppose some more parallels to Moses could have been included. The line "Jesus saves, Moses invests" is a good catch phrase, but what does it all mean?


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