Hard to be a God (18) | Close-Up Film Review
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Hard to be a God (18) | Close-Up Film Review

Dir. Aleksey German, 2015, 170mins Cast: Leonid Yarmolnik Welcome to hell. Hard to be a God is a black and white Russian sci-fi epic based the 1964 science-fiction novel by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky of the same name. It takes place amid the rainy squalor of a parallel Earth’s Dark Ages, and follows closely behind Don Rumata (Leonid Yarmolnik), an Earth-born scientist who had come to the Brueghel painting-like planet of Arkanar...

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