The Crew

GENRE: Action, Adventure
STATUS: Completed
RELEASE: 21 April 2016 (Russia)
DIRECTOR: Nikolay Lebedev
WRITERS: Yuriy Korotkov, Nikolay Lebedev
CAST: Vladimir Mashkov, Danila Kozlovsky, Agne Grudyte, Katerina Shpitsa
PRODUCERS: Leonid Vereshchagin, Anton Zlatopolskiy, Nikita Mikhalkov
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Three T Productions, Russia-1


SYNOPSIS: A story about bravery, self-sacrifice and human dignity put on trial by the merciless power of nature. A young pilot is fired from military air force after disobeying an absurd order. He gets a job as a co-pilot with a civil airline. Being brutally honest and direct, he is not on best terms with his new colleagues. During a flight to Asia his crew receives a distress message from a volcanic island and makes a decision to attempt a rescue mission. Will they survive the disaster? They have a single chance to find that out: by being a team and sticking up for one another.