Leviathan | reviewed by: William O'Donnell | June 3, 2015
entertainment value
Sometimes as sluggish as a vodka drunk. Grand and unblinking in its thorough bleakness. A powerful, unhappy drama.
genre Drama | foreign
synopsis In a Russian coastal town, Kolya is forced to fight the corrupt mayor when he is told that his house will be demolished. He recruits a lawyer friend to help, but the man's arrival brings further misfortune for Kolya and his family.
lead actors Vladimir Vdovichenkov | Elena Lyadova | Aleksey Serebryakov | Anna Ukolova | Roman Madyanov | Sergey Pokhodaev | Kristina Pakarina | Dmitriy Bykovskiy-Romashov | Lesya Kudryashova | Aleksey Rozin
director Andrey Zvyagintsev