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Eastern Promises

2007 Crime, Thriller, Mystery

About

A Russian teenager, living in London, dies during childbirth but leaves clues to a midwife in her journal, that could tie her child to a rape involving a violent Russian mob family.

Directed by

David Cronenberg

Written by

Steven Knight (Screenplay)

Runtime

100 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom, Canada

Language

English

Cast

Naomi Watts
as Anna Khitrova
Viggo Mortensen
as Nikolai Luzhin
Vincent Cassel
as Kirill
Sinéad Cusack
as Helen
Donald Sumpter
as Yuri
Jerzy Skolimowski
as Stepan
Josef Altin
as Ekren

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Viggo Mortensen