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Eastern Promises
Directed by:
David Cronenberg

Directed by David Cronenberg, "Eastern Promises" (also known as "Promesses de l'ombre", "Promessa dell'assassino, La", "Tödliche Versprechen") is a Crime/Drama/Thriller film, released in the USA on September 14 of 2007 , starring Josef Altin, Mina E. Mina, Aleksandar Mikic, Sarah-Jeanne Labrosse, Lalita Ahmed and Badi Uzzaman.

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Who directed "Eastern Promises":

Eastern Promises was directed by David Cronenberg, a Canadian director, writer, actor, producer, and cinematographer.

Before directing Eastern Promises, David Cronenberg had directed Painkillers, released in 2006, A History of Violence (2005), Spider (2002), eXistenZ (1999), Crash (1996), and M. Butterfly (1993). Since, he directed Cosmopolis, released in 2011, A Dangerous Method (2011).

When was "Eastern Promises" released:

Eastern Promises was initally released in the United States on Friday, September 14, 2007. Also released on this day were Dans la valle d'Elah, Barrymore's Dream (dir. Robert Alaniz), Across the Universe (dir. Julie Taymor), and D-War (dir. Hyung-rae Shim). This was twelve (12) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, October 17, 2007 in the United Kingdom; Saturday, September 08, 2007 in Canada; Wednesday, November 07, 2007 in France; Friday, September 28, 2007 in Germany; Friday, December 14, 2007 in Italy; Thursday, September 20, 2007 in Spain and on Thursday, October 25, 2007 in Australia.

What is the cast of "Eastern Promises":

At the casting of Eastern Promises we find Josef Altin, previously seen in Dirty Pretty Things (2002) and Esther Kahn (2000); Mina E. Mina (Mission to Mars (2000), The 13th Warrior (1999)); Aleksandar Mikic () [ more... ]

  • Raza Jaffrey and Radoslaw Kaim also appeared in Harry Brown, released in 2009.
  • Armin Mueller-Stahl and Mina E. Mina also appeared together in Mission to Mars, released in 2000.
  • Badi Uzzaman and Lalita Ahmed also appeared in Bhaji on the Beach, released in 1993.
  • Viggo Mortensen and Vincent Cassel also appeared in A Dangerous Method, released in 2011.

What is the Storyline of "Eastern Promises":

Anna Khitrova (Naomi Watts), a British-Russian midwife at a London hospital, finds a Russian-language diary on the body of Tatiana, a 14-year-old girl who dies in childbirth. She also finds a card for the Trans-Siberian restaurant, which is owned by Semyon (Armin Mueller-Stahl), an old vor in the Russian Mafia. Anna thus sets out to track down the girl's family so that she can find a home for the baby girl, having meetings with Semyon who she initially regards as friendly. Anna's mother Helen (Sinéad [...]

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