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'The Return,' a Russian Family Drama

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'The Return,' a Russian Family Drama

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'The Return,' a Russian Family Drama

'The Return,' a Russian Family Drama

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The Return, a new Russian-language film, tells the story of two brothers whose prodigal father returns unexpectedly after more than a decade. The intense family drama marks the feature-directing debut of 40-year-old former actor Andrei Zvyagintsev. Los Angeles Times film critic Kenneth Turan has a review.

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