Eastern Promises
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Production year: 2007
Director: David Cronenberg
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 025195-000369
Running time: 1:41 (101 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim
Format: NTSC, 1.85:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Double-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: December 23, 2007
Collection type: Owned (#2707)
Status: Available
Purchase date: December 28, 2007
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 8 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
Viggo Mortensen and Academy Award® nominee* Naomi Watts star in this electrifying thriller from critically acclaimed director David Cronenberg (A History of Violence). Criminal mastermind Nikolai (Mortensen) finds his ties to a notorious crime family shaken when he crosses paths with Anna (Watts), a midwife who has accidentally uncovered evidence against them. Their unusual relationship sets off an unstoppable chain of murder, mystery and deception in the explosive film critics are calling "provocative and engrossing" (Claudia Puig, USA Today).

*2003 Best Actress, 21 Grams.
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Genres
Suspense/Thriller
Drama
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Focus Features
 • BBC Films
 • Astral Media
Media Companies:
 • Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital TrueHD 5.1
English  Dolby Digital Plus 5.1
French  Dolby Digital Plus 5.1
Subtitles
English
French
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature (HD DVD), Main Feature (DVD)
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Featurettes
 • Web-Enabled Features
Crew
Direction
David Cronenberg....Director
Writing
Steve Knight....Screenwriter
Production
Paul Webster....Producer
Robert Lantos....Producer
Stephen Garrett....Executive Producer
David M. Thompson....Executive Producer
Jeff Abberley....Executive Producer
Julia Blackman....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Peter Suschitzky....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Ronald Sanders....Film Editor
Music
Howard Shore....Composer
Sound
Stuart Wilson....Production Sound Mixer
Wayne Griffin....Supervising Sound Editor
Michael O'Farrell....Supervising Sound Editor
Orest Sushko....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Christian Cooke....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Mark Zsifkovits....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Carol Spier....Production Designer
Denise Cronenberg....Costume Designer
Nick Palmer....Art Director
Rebecca Holmes....Art Director
Stephan Dupuis....Make-up Artist
Christine Blundell....Make-up Artist
Charmaine Fuller....Make-up Artist
Darkside Ltd.
Manex Efrem....Visual Effects
Mr. X Inc.
Aaron Weintraub....Visual Effects
Cast
Josef Altin....Ekrem
Mina E. Mina....Azim
Aleksander Mikic....Soyka
Sarah Jeanne Labrosse....Tatiana
Lalita Ahmed....Customer
Badi Uzzaman....Chemist
Naomi Watts....Anna
Dona Croll....Nurse
Raza Jaffrey....Doctor Aziz
Sinead Cusack....Helen
Jerzy Skolimowski....Stepan
Tatiana Maslany....Tatiana's Voice (voice)
Viggo Mortensen....Nikolai
Vincent Cassel....Kirill
Armin Mueller-Stahl....Semyon
Shannon-Fleur Roux....Maria
Lillibet Langley....Violin Girl
Mia Soteriou....Azim's Wife
Rad Kaim....Head Waiter
Donald Sumpter....Yuri
Rhodri Miles....Senior Officer
Tereza Srbova....Kirilenko
Elisa Lasowski....Prostitute
Christina Catalina....Prostitute
Alice Henley....Prostitute
Faton Gerbeshi....Pimp
David Papava....Chechen
Tamer Hassan....Chechen
Gergo Danka....Junior Waiter
Mike Sarne....Valery
Boris Isarov....Russian Boss
Yuri Klimov....Russian Boss
Andrzej Borkowski....The Gypsy
Olegar Fedoro....Tattooist