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Boys of steel (team of champions)

Company :   KINOPROM
Year :  2005
Duration :  44 min
Total number of releases :  12
Written by :  Alexey Belyakov
Director :  Murad Aliev
Music by :  Alexander Pantikin
Produced by :  Denis Evstigneev, Irakly Kvirikadze
Starring :  Nikolai Chindyaikin, Alexander Dedushko, Alexei Buldakov, Natalya Gvozdikova, Raisa Ryazanova and others
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Generational drama. A story of young boxers from a small Russian town. Their successful fights have brought them the title of "team of champions". The team is trained by Boris Rogov, ex-star of boxing. He is assisted by trainer Igor Docenko. Rogov is a tough and demanding person, the whole team is highly disciplined.

One day, businessman Sharov asks Rogov to protect him of gangsters. The team manages to beat the opposing team. Sharov offers them to become his constant "roof". All the six men have almost finished their career, they don't have any special education nor any profession. Sharov's suggestion sounds reasonable to everyone.

Rogiv organizes sports club "Varyag". He is not really aware of the fact that he indeed creates a shelter for a gang of criminals. The team starts racketeering.

The friends decide to punish the stubborn businessman: after they learn that he is getting married, they come to his wedding and rape the bride. This day marks the beginning of the end of the team of champions.