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Elena (2011)

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Drama
Release Date:May 16, 2012
Running time:109 minutes
Cast:Nadezhda Markina, Andrey Smirnov, Yelena Lyadova, Alexey Rozin, Evgenia Konushkina
Director:Andrei Zvyagintsev
Producer:Alexander Rodnyansky
Writer:Alexander Rodnyansky, Oleg Negin
Distributor:Zeitgeist Films

Description: Sixty-ish spouses Vladimir and Elena uneasily share his palatial Moscow apartment-he's a still-virile, wealthy businessman; she's his dowdy former nurse who has clearly "married up." Estranged from his own wild-child daughter, Vladimir openly despises his wife's freeloading son and family. But when a sudden illness and an unexpected reunion threaten the dutiful housewife's potential inheritance, she must hatch a desperate plan...

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