Eastern Promises (2007) IMDb

Creators

David Cronenberg (director).

Categorization

Crime/horror.

Subject

A London nurse delivers a very young girl’s baby, as the girl dies. Soon suspecting what pit of despair the dead girl ran from, the nurse still resolves to find some link to her family in Russia, in order to keep the baby out of a home for orphans.

Commentary

Good acting, good everything, but still mundane in its premisses and by the standards of Cronenberg’s masterpieces.

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