Guardians 2017 Movie Info:-
Guardians 2017 Russian superhero film directed by Russian-Armenian filmmaker Sarik Andreasyan and starring Sebastien Sisak, Anton Pampushnyy, Sanzhar Madiyev, Alina Lanina, Valeriya Shkirando, and Stanislav Shirin.
The film tells the story of a team of Soviet superheroes created during the Cold War. The team includes representatives of the different nationalities of the USSR. Each of the protagonists’ superpowers reflects the strengths and traditions of the people of the USSR.
Guardians were met with strongly negative critical reception in Russian media, with many considering it to be one of the worst films ever made. It debuted at the top of the Russian box office;
however it’s gross quickly dropped, and Guardians are believed to be a box office bomb. The film was released on US home media by Shout! Factory on 5 December 2017.
Guardians 2017 Movie Plot:-
During the Cold War, a secret organization is known as “Patriot” gathers a team of Soviet superheroes, altering and augmenting the DNA of many selected individuals.
throughout the former state’s territory, in order to defend the homeland from superhuman threats. The team includes representatives of the different nationalities of the Soviet Union and allegedly implies the restoration of the former USSR.
Arseniy, codenamed Ursus (Anton Pampushny), can change into a huge, incredibly strong bear-man. Temirkhan, codenamed Khan (Sanjar Madi), has super-speed.
and wields a pair of curved swords. Learn, codenamed Ler (Sebastien Sisak), has the ability to control earth and stone. Finally, Xenia (Alina Lanina) has the power of invisibility and can transform her body into the water.
The program succeeds where a second program called Module-1 fails. This prompts Professor August Kuratov (Stanislav Shirin), creator of Module-1, to flee to the remote wilderness.
away from Soviet authorities, to continue working on his experiments. When the military is summoned to arrest him, he bombs the Patriot laboratory, surviving because he was covered with some chemicals.
He rebuilds his damaged body making himself into a cyborg. This gives him the power to generate electricity and control machines. He also created an army of clones of himself and sets out to prove to the world that he is a genius. After the explosion, Arceus, Ler, Khan, and Xenia go into hiding for years.
In the present day, several walking robots used in a training exercise turn against their supervising officials and kill them. This leads to the Ministry of Defence holding a meeting and deciding to revive the Patriot organization under the leadership of Major Elena Larina (Valeriya Shkirando) and to locate their missing super agents.
She finds Ler spending his time meditating in the Khor Virap Monastery in Armenia; Khan living on the steppes of Kazakhstan; Ursus in a remote cabin on the Putorana Plateau.
in northern Siberia; and Xenia performing stunts in a circus in Moscow. Their first task is to raid Kuratov’s laboratory within an old factory, but they are captured.
Guardians 2017 Movie Cast:-
- Sebastien Sisak as Ler
- Anton Pampushnyy as Ursus
- Sanzhar Madiyev as Khan
- Alina Lanina as Xenia
- Valeriya Shkirando as Major Elena Larina
- Vyacheslav Razbegaev as Major-general Nikolai Dolgov.
- Stanislav Shirin as August Kuratov.
Guardians 2017 Movie Box office:-
Guardians were released on February 23, 2017, on a public holiday in Russia, Defender of the Fatherland Day. On its first day, the movie grossed 83 million RUB, and 213 million RUB in the first four days, below early expectations, but still at the top of the weekend box office. More Information…
On its second weekend, Guardians box office dropped 90% down to 21 million RUB, and fourth place. The gross kept dropping by 90% every weekend, and Russian media presumes that Guardians became a box office bomb.
In July 2017, Enjoy Movies, the production company behind Guardians, filed for bankruptcy, while the Cinema Foundation of Russia, which provided part of the budget, sued the company, demanding the return of the investment.