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Roots

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  • Runtime: 1 hr. 47 min.
  • Genres: Comedy of Errors, Comedy Drama

Synopsis

A zany black comedy with echoes of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels and Skin Game, Bedniye Rodstvenniki (oots) hones in on a Russian con-job. Shameless slimeball Eduard "Edik" Letov (Konstantin Khabensky) - clad in an everpresent Hawaiian shirt - puts the sting on alien travelers hoping to connect with their roots, by having local phonies pose as the visitors' long-lost relatives. Complications abound when Letov attempts to pass off an entire village under the guise of a community wiped out during the Second...more

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