"9th Company": actors of the famous war drama
The film "9 Company" was the full-length debut of Fyodor Bondarchuk. Not only for the director has become a kind of career springboard "9 company". The actors who played in this movie are still remembered by the audience primarily in the roles of recruits who look like friends from a neighboring yard.
In the center of the picture is a group of draftees. On duty, they are sent to danger-breathing Afghanistan. More young guys - Stas, Ryaba, Lyuty, Dzhokonda, Sparrow, Iron and Pinochet - together comprehend the military life and become real friends. They are destined to fight side by side with a merciless enemy and meet in the army field not only each other, but also their own death.
Actors and roles
The film "9th Company", the actors and roles in which they successfully coincided, became a landmark in the filmography of all participants in the filming. The main characters were played by Arthur Smolyaninov (Fierce), Konstantin Kryukov (Dzhokonda), Alexey Chadov (Sparrow), Mikhail Yevlanov (Ryaba), Artyom Mikhalkov (Stas) and Soslan Fidarov (Pinochet).Fyodor Bondarchuk did not fail to appear in his own creation in the role of the "Khokhl" prostitute.
The image of the company commander Dygalo, who embodied Mikhail Porechenkov, turned out to be very realistic and dramatic. The war makes a deep breach in the character’s consciousness, makes it hard and unnecessarily nervous. However, under the iron armor of the warrior's heart lies a sea of unexplained tears. The episode in which he, hitherto severe, sobs like a defenseless child, in the field of scarlet poppies, became one of the key and entered the history of cinema.
Awards and reviews
The picture "9 Company", whose actors brilliantly embodied the plot in the movie reality, was warmly welcomed by the public. According to official figures, she became the leader of the 2005 rental fees. For this record, "9th company" is still included in the lists of the most profitable domestic releases. The budget of the film, amounting to 9.5 million dollars, paid off in full. After the premiere, the awards and awards did not take long to wait: “Golden Eagle”, “Golden Aries” and “Nika” went to “9th company” in several nominations at once.
The friendly majority of film critics noted a decent level of direction and gave the picture a characteristic "breakthrough for our cinema."The German actor Til Schweiger also spoke positively about the film. In his opinion, the three main advantages determined the success of the film "9th Company" - the actors, the quality of the shooting and deep psychologism. It is impossible not to recall the skillful soundtrack of Dato Evgenidze and Ivan Burlyaev, who successfully emphasized the emotional message of significant episodes. We can say that the "9th company" was included in the number of cult Russian dramas.