In St. Petersburg began shooting pictures "Duelist" Director Alexei Mizgireva. 1 of the key roles it plays the star of "Liquidation" Vladimir Mashkov, who managed to beat its own competitor - popular French actor Vincent Cassel.
"Duelist" is a large - scale international project producer Alexander Rodnyansky and Sergey Melkumov. The budget of the movie - more than 700 million rubles. It is assumed that "Duelist" will be 3 domestic IMAX movie after "Stalingrad" and "Crew". The Director of a picture - Alex Mizgir, who previously worked only with the low-budget independent film. His record includes such paintings as "the Convoy", "the Tambourine, a drum", "Flint".
In the story of a retired officer Yakovlev yours fires in duels, in agreement representing one of the contenders. Character played by Peter Fedorov yours fires for cash, however the only thing for it is actually significantly his personal honor. At the time, Yakovlev was publicly humiliated and threatened him with a shameful death, but he had the ability to survive. And now, after long years of exile and wandering Yakovlev returned to St. Petersburg to take revenge on all those responsible for their own misfortunes and return the insulted honor.
Main offender Yakovlev, count Beklemishev, Vladimir Mashkov plays. However earlier Rodnyansky said that this role together with Mashkov and is considered the candidacy of Frenchman Vincent Cassel. In the picture also involves local artists Alexander Yatsenko, Sergei Garmash, Yuri Kolokolnikov, Pavel Tabakov, Julia Khlynina, German actress Franziska Petri and German actor and theater Director Martin Wuttke, famous for his roles in the films "Inglourious Basterds", "Cloud Atlas", says RIA Novosti news Agency referring to the press service of the company A. R. Films. "Duelist" will be released in the Russian car in the fall of 2016.