Back in the USSR (film)

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Back in the USSR
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Directed byDeran Sarafian
Written byLindsay Smith
Ilmar Taska
StarringFrank Whaley
Natalya Negoda
Roman Polanski
Music byLes Hooper
Rena Riffel
Production
company
JVC Entertainment
Release date
February 7, 1992 (1992-02-07)
Running time
87 minutes
CountryUSA
LanguageEnglish
Russian
Box office$501,036 (USA)

Back in the USSR is a 1992 American thriller film directed by Deran Sarafian and starring Frank Whaley, Natalya Negoda and Roman Polanski. Written and produced by Ilmar Taska and Lindsay Smith.

Plot[edit]

Set in Moscow during the last years of the Soviet Union, with Gorbachev's glasnost and perestroika in full swing, the film follows Archer Sloan, a young American student from Chicago, who arrives hoping to sample the delights of Moscow, but runs into a number of people interested in stolen art works.[1]

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