Child 44

Child 44

PG13

Genre

Drama, Thriller

Run time

2h 17min

A politically-charged serial killer thriller set in 1953 Soviet Russia, CHILD 44 chronicles the crisis of conscience for secret police agent Leo Demidov (Tom Hardy), who loses status, power and home when he refuses to denounce his own wife, Raisa (Noomi Rapace), as a traitor. Exiled from Moscow to a grim provincial outpost, Leo and Raisa join forces with General Mikhail Nesterov (Gary Oldman) to track down a serial killer who preys on young boys. Their quest for justice threatens a system-wide cover-up enforced by Leo’s psychopathic rival Vasili (Joel Kinnaman), who insists “There is no crime in Paradise.”

Starring: Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman, Joel Kinnaman, Noomi Rapace, Vincent Cassel, Jason Clarke

Written by: Richard Price

Directed by: Daniel Espinosa

Produced by: Ridley Scott, Michael Schaefer, Greg Shapiro

Genre

Drama, Thriller

Run time

2h 17min

A politically-charged serial killer thriller set in 1953 Soviet Russia, CHILD 44 chronicles the crisis of conscience for secret police agent Leo Demidov (Tom Hardy), who loses status, power and home when he refuses to denounce his own wife, Raisa (Noomi Rapace), as a traitor. Exiled from Moscow to a grim provincial outpost, Leo and Raisa join forces with General Mikhail Nesterov (Gary Oldman) to track down a serial killer who preys on young boys. Their quest for justice threatens a system-wide cover-up enforced by Leo’s psychopathic rival Vasili (Joel Kinnaman), who insists “There is no crime in Paradise.”

Starring: Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman, Joel Kinnaman, Noomi Rapace, Vincent Cassel, Jason Clarke

Written by: Richard Price

Directed by: Daniel Espinosa

Produced by: Ridley Scott, Michael Schaefer, Greg Shapiro

Info

Rating

Under 12 Not Allowed

Production year

2015

Local distributor

Acme Film OÜ

In Cinemas

4/24/2015