Premiere date of Akhtem Seitablayev's 'Zakhar Berkut' movie announced

Source : 112 Ukraine

The film will be running in Ukraine in a year
16:55, 19 September 2018


The historical action movie of Ukrainian filmmaker Akhtem Seitablayev 'Zakhar Berkut' (The Rising Hawk) will be released on October 10, 2019. This was announced by the creators of the movie.

According to movies’ story, the Mongol horde, headed by the Khan Burundai, moves to the west, destroying everything in its path. Having reached the high Carpathian Mountains, the army stops at the foot. However, at night, several local hunters - the Berkut's brothers secretly climb into the camp and release prisoners. Driven by fury Khan decides to to revenge and destroy the Carpathian settlements. For this, he finds traitor among the locals, which reveals a secret passage in the mountains. However, in a small community of mountain hunters under the leadership of 'Zakhar Berkut', have the plan how to stop a numerous enemy forever.

The big international actor's team from Ukraine, the United States, Kazakhstan, Great Britain and Mongolia will play part in Zakhar Berkut movie. The original story was created by Ivan Franko, the 19th-century poet and prosaic from western Ukraine.

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Robert Patrick, the famous Hollywood actor is going to play the main part. Apart from Patrick, whom the TV audience may know as T-1000 from 'Terminator 2: The Judgment Day, there are: Tommy Flanagan, Oleh Voloshchenko, Poppy Drayton, Andriy Isaenko, Alex MacNicoll, Alison Doody, Viktor Zhdanov.

Seitablayev will enjoy the company of U.S. filmmaker John Wynn, who previously worked with Guillermo del Toro and Marvel company. Famous U.S. producer Jeff Rice, who worked with Arnold Schwarzenegger, Silvester Stallone, Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg, also joined the team.

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