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Mongoose

Company :  ZAO “GROUP OF COMPANIES “GAMMA”
Year :  2004
Duration :  50-52 min
Total number of releases :  12
Written by :  Dmitry Alexandrov, Alexander Paigalik
Directed by :  Kirill Kapitsa
Starring :  Vadim Karev, Anna Banschikova, Valery Kukhareshin, Irina Kolganova, Alla Dovlatova, Yevgeny Rumyantsev, Mikhail Razumovsky, Yan Tsapnik, Igor Kopylov
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Detective agency “Mongoose” (in Russian – Mangust) was named after the main characters of the series (using the first letters of their names) – Colonel Manokhin (V. Kukhareshin) and his close-in assistant Gustav (V. Karev), an ex-militiaman fired from his unit for “high action”. Another employee is a young girl Zosya, a kick-boxing “flyweight” titleholder. The agents watch unfaithful husbands and wives, catch dishonest businessmen in act who try to cheat upon their partners, search for lost documents and goods. Sometimes, routine cases lead to fight with truly dangerous criminals, special task force agents Mazayev and Korotkov then come to their rescue. Although, it’s not quite clear who of them helps and who is being helped.The story is vertical, each episode makes a complete story.