Russian film – BURNT BY THE SUN 2 – released on dvd

posted 10 Jul 2013, 05:48 by Julian Whiting

Burnt By the Sun 2BURNT BY THE SUN 2 (15)  2011  RUSSIAN    MIKHALKOV,  NIKITA    £19.99
Nikita Mikhalkov directs and stars in this two-part Russian war sequel to ‘Burnt By the Sun’ (1994). Told in two films, ‘Exodus’ (2010) and ‘Citadel’ (2011), and set during World War II, the story follows General Sergei Petrovich Kotov (Mikhalkov) who is now in combat on the battlefield, having survived the death sentence he received in Joseph Stalin’s Great Purge. As the Nazis invade the USSR, the nation must band together to defend their country.

In Russian with English subtitles

DVD available to buy  – http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/russian-and-eastern-european-films-on-dvd