Because of its geography, its architecture and historical importance, Russia has served as a location for many films. Here are a small count them, for you, movie buff or not, to visit and explore these places became the hand history of cinema.
Solaris(1968): its first version, directed by Boris Nirenburg and filmed in 1968, was held at the premises of the Studies of the Soviet Central Television. The studies served as a propaganda tool during the time of the Soviet Union. Today, only one remains standing sections, in St. Petersburg. They correspond to one television channel created in this stage, and is called Channel Five. It was created in 1938.
The Bourne Supremacy: In this work worldwide recognition, 45 minutes remaining happening in Moscow. Matt Damon stars in one of the best chase scenes in movie history. One of the scenes was shot in the Moscow metro station, attractive for its beautiful architecture. And much of the story has been filmed in the Russian capital.
Brat 2 (Brother 2): a Russian film, sequel of “Bratz”. The film was shot in various locations including locations in the United States and Moscow. In Moscow, they will include very famous landmarks such as Red Square representative, which is considered the center of Moscow and All Russia. It also included the traditional luxurious Hotel Metropol, especially closed for the occasion. Ostankino television studios, also part of the filming, in this case during a scene early in the film in which the character Danila attends the beginning of the film there as a guest to one of its programs.
The Darkest Hour (La Hora Más Oscura) es una película dirigida por Chris Gorak con la producción de Timur Bekmambetov. Su rebuscado argumento, refiere a una historia sobre una invasión de alienígenas desde la perspectiva rusa. El elevado presupuesto del film ronda los cincuenta millones de dólares. Fue rodada en Moscú, y la compañía Bazelevs prestó sus recursos para filmación, pero el rodaje debió ser suspendido temporalmente por el lapso de tres semanas por una catástrofe natural: una ola de incendios sacudió a Moscú. El rodaje se reanudó en 2010 y el film se estrenó en el año 2011.