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Treasure Raiders (2007)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Drama | 2 June 2009 (USA)
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An American professor (Brand) teams up with a Russian biker (Nevsky) to search for historical treasures buried in and around Moscow.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Alexander Nevsky ... Wolf
Steven Brand ... Michael Nazzaro
David Carradine ... Pierre
Sherilyn Fenn ... Lena
Robert Madrid ... Dr. Pablo Ramirez
Andrew Divoff ... Cronin
William Shockley ... Beekeeper
Olga Rodionova Olga Rodionova ... Masha Bolkov
Albert Filozov ... Curator
Maksim Konovalov Maksim Konovalov ... Bolt (as Maxim Konovalov)
Maksim Pokrovskiy Maksim Pokrovskiy ... Gorinych (as Max Pokrovsky)
Egor Pazenko ... Igor
Stanislav Kucher Stanislav Kucher ... Officer Petrov
Ekaterina Ryndenkova Ekaterina Ryndenkova ... Lida
Francesca Carlin Francesca Carlin ... Officer Tzyu (as Franceska Carlin)
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Michael, an American professor teaching history at Moscow University, finances his passion for treasure hunting with competitive street racing. His racing nemesis Wolf becomes his ally as they both embark on a quest to search for a famous ancient Russian treasure. Written by Robert Madrid

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Rated PG-13 for violence and some drug content | See all certifications »
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Country:

Russia | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 June 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Treasure Hunters See more »

Filming Locations:

Moscow, Russia

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Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)
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Color:

Color
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Trivia

Marina Anderson, ex-wife of David Carradine, did the American voice for the Russian female lead in the film (role of Masha). She didn't know David was in the film until she showed up in ADR. See more »

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When Pierre is being chased by the police car, he looks in the rear view mirror. The police officer is on the wrong side of the car. See more »

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A truly terrible film
27 September 2007 | by smarzillierSee all my reviews

I watched this film mainly because it has received such a high IMDb rating (7.8 when I saw it) and some very positive viewer comments. I decided to overlook the dodgy sounding plot (a hard working academic by day, and a racy car driver by night, seeks unspecified "treasure" through the streets of Moscow), and give it a go. How I wish I hadn't...

The main problems with this film are as follows: (1) the plot is ridiculous, utter nonsense. You can actually here the script writers in their meeting with the studios, gulping their mineral water and saying "it's Indiana Jones meets The Fast and the Furious meets The Da Vinci Code!" Well it is in that elements have been blatantly copied... sorry I mean influenced... by those films, but unfortunately none of the humour, excitement or intellectual interest has made it into this particular piece of cinematic history.

(2) The acting. This is probably the best thing about the film, because it is just unintentionally hilarious. Who knew there were so many bad actors working in Hollywood? Their timing and delivery is atrocious. And don't get me started on their "Russian" accents. I had no idea Moscow had such a prominent French-German population. Some money might have been best spent on a dialect coach, or at least helping this poor habitually out-of-work (for a reason, some might say) actors learn that not all Europeans speak in the same accent. And Sherilynn Fenn - have times got so bad for you, my love? You should be ashamed!

(3) The direction. I know very little about film making, but this is so bad that it jars even if you are an average Joe with no idea about movie-making. My favourite bit of direction was the cut to a large dead animal on the wall of a bar, that jerked me out of my clunky-dialogue induced reverie and at least provided me with another piece of unexpected mirth.

(4) The script. Don't ask. Just don't.

So all in all this film MIGHT (and I stress might) appeal to 13 year old boys whose ideal film is Indian Jones meets The Fast and the Furious meets... oh you get the picture. However if said 13 year old boys have a little more intelligence and taste than perhaps that group generally get credit for, then they might also run screaming from this monstrosity.

I'd say to all involved in the making of this film - don't give up your day job. And if this is your day job? God help us all.


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