Ten-year-old Masha wasn’t exactly born into the friendliest family: Mama Olga has just come out of jail reformed, Grandma Vera doesn’t feel like it’s turning her life upside down and promptly hires a hitman to take care of the matter target. This is the starting point of the fast-paced action comedy » No Looking Back — Without Considering Losses «, and die-hard fans of modern Russian genre cinema should be able to read a distinctive signature.
Because «No Looking Back» is the new film by director Kirill Sokolov , who specializes in absurdly escalating family disputes . In his predecessor film Why Don’t You Just Die! ‘ a grumpy father and his potential future son-in-law beat each other to a pulp, so now it’s about three related generations of women. In case you’ve tasted blood: On May 13, 2022, the black-humored action farce will come to home cinemas , pre-orders are of course already possible.
» «No Looking Back» Mediabook at Amazon *
» «Why Don’t You Just Die!» Media book at Amazon *
In addition to the digital version, “No Looking Back” is initially only available as a 2-disc media book from the genre label Pierrot Le Fou – which goes perfectly with the “Why Don’t You Just Die!” media book, which has been available for some time. And not only in terms of content, but also visually. Even if the FSK logo on the front cover suggests otherwise, «No Looking Back» is not approved for ages 18 and over, but for ages 16 and up. The 18 rating was only for the included bonus material, but of course that doesn’t detract from the bitter fun of the genre.
«No Looking Back»: Nasty-funny family feud
It took four years, but now Olga (Viktoriya Korotkova) is released from prison. So it’s time to return to the life of her ten-year-old daughter Masha (Sofya Krugova). But Olga’s mother Vera (Anna Mikhalkova), who has been looking after the little one in the meantime, doesn’t want to give her granddaughter back. A quarrel of biblical proportions ensues, in which harsh words are followed by angry deeds — and these culminate in a bloody chase at record speed that costs lives…
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