Child 44


2h 17m 2015

Brief Synopsis

Secret police agent Leo Demidov loses status, power and home when he refuses to denounce his own wife, Raisa, as a traitor in Soviet Russia. Exiled from Moscow to a grim provincial outpost, Leo and Raisa join forces with General Mikhail Nesterov to track down a serial killer who preys on young boys.

Film Details

Also Known As
44. gyermek, A, 44. Çocuk, 44, Berns Nr. 44, Child 44 - Il bambino n. 44, Child Forty-four, Dete 44, El niño 44, Enfant 44, Kind 44, Lapsi 44, System, Vaikas 44, niño 44
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2015
Production Company
Act One ; Annamode ; Arri Group ; Barrandov Studios ; Cast & Crew Entertainment Services ; Comerica Entertainment Group ; Cornejo ; Cosprop ; Dda Public Relations ; Efilm ; Film Finances, Inc. ; Formosa Group ; Fotokem Film & Video ; Gallagher Entertainment ; Getty Images ; Hero Collections ; Image Engine Design ; Lionsgate ; Nbcuniversal Studios Sound ; Now Clear This! ; Pic Agency ; Pompei ; R.C. Baral & Company, Inc. ; Scarlet Letters ; Scott Free ; Seattlemusic ; Stillking Films ; Summit Entertainment, Llc ; The Loop Squad ; Vantage ; Worldview Entertainment ; Worldview Entertainment
Distribution Company
ENTERTAINMENT ONE/LES FILMS S+VILLE/SUMMIT ENTERTAINMENT, LLC; Acme Film ; Alfa Films ; Ascot Elite Entertainment Group ; Aurum Producciones ; Belga Films ; Big Bang Media ; Blitz-Cine Star ; Cathay Film Organization ; Central Partnership ; Cinemart ; Concorde Filmverleih Gmbh ; Constantin Film Development, Inc. ; Contender Entertainment ; Corazón Films ; Empire ; Entertainment One ; Entertainment One ; Independent Films (If) ; Lark International ; Les Films Séville ; Les Films Séville ; Lions Gate Films Home Entertainment ; Lionsgate ; Nordisk Film ; Nordisk Film Theatrical Distribution Oy ; Odeon S.A. ; Paris Filmes ; Prisvideo ; Ro Image 2000 ; SND-Groupe M6 ; Sam Film ; Summit Entertainment, Llc
Location
Prague, Czech Republic

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 17m

Synopsis

Secret police agent Leo Demidov loses status, power and home when he refuses to denounce his own wife, Raisa, as a traitor in Soviet Russia. Exiled from Moscow to a grim provincial outpost, Leo and Raisa join forces with General Mikhail Nesterov to track down a serial killer who preys on young boys. Their quest for justice threatens a system-wide cover-up enforced by Leo's psychopathic rival Vasili.

Crew

Daniel Adam

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Arpine Alexanian

Main Title Design

Steve Apostolina

Looping Coordinator

Bryan Arenas

Sound

Bryan Arenas

Consultant

Christopher Assells

Sound Designer

Terry Ayzman

Looping Coordinator

Jonathan Bach

Visual Effects

Aynsley Baldwin

Visual Effects Editor

Eliska Barinova

Assistant Location Manager

Michael Barnes

Legal Services

Wade Barnett

Adr Mixer

Miroslav Bartek

Rigging Grip

Daniela Bartova

Wardrobe

Elya Baskin

Looping Coordinator

Tereza Baxovß

Assistant

Jenny Beavan

Costume Designer

Bob Beemer

Supervising Sound Editor

Jessica Belkin

Looping Coordinator

Tamara V Belousova

Looping Coordinator

Radek Benda

Driver

Christine Bergren

Legal Services

Christine Bergren

Music

Dave Bergstrom

Sound Engineer

Pavel Bezdek

Stunts

Michal Biciste

Rigging Grip

Nancy Bishop

Casting

Jan Blazicek

Concept Artist

Marek Bocek

Armourer

Jim Boeven

Looping Coordinator

Philippe Boix-vives

Music

Csaba Bojthe

Painter

Susan Boyajian

Looping Coordinator

Robert Brown

Costumer

Zuzana Brozova

Wardrobe

Stuart Bruzek

Compositor

Martin Brych

Assistant Camera

Martin Bublik

Rigging Electrician

Alisa Moore Buckley

Unit Publicist

Julianne Buescher

Looping Coordinator

Stephan Burle

Main Title Design

Amy Byrne

Makeup

Zuzana Bystricka

Wardrobe Department Intern

Pavel Cajzl

Stunt Coordinator

Mirosav Caslavka

Swing Gang

Pavel Caslavsky

Rigging Electrician

Vaclav Cermak

Gaffer

Ivo Cervenka

Grip

Maria Cestone

Executive Producer

Fred Chapman

Visual Effects

Karel Charvat

Key Grip

Marie Charvatova

Wardrobe

Howard Chen

Facilities Supervisor

Vicki Cherkas

Business Affairs

Charmaine Childs

Compositor

Kyumin Cho

Matchmove Artist

Margaret Chu

Finance

Jan Ciboch

Art Department

Zuzana Cizmarova

Assistant Art Director

Patrick Clancey

Film Lab

Nicholas Cochran

Adr

Eric Colvin

Music Conductor

Eric Colvin

Original Score

Molly Conners

Executive Producer

Patricia Connolly

Looping Coordinator

Michael Costigan

Producer

Christopher W Cox

Looping Coordinator

Jiri Ctvrtecka

Rigging Grip

Martin David

Stunts

Nannette Davis

Music

Bruno De Santa

Wardrobe

Lanie Dearing

Matchmove Artist

Zuzana Dedochova

Office Production Assistant

Genevieve Detering

Assistant

Marina Dobuseva

Advisor

Marina Dodlek

Assistant

David Dorling

Hair Stylist

Robin Atkin Downes

Looping Coordinator

Audrey Doyle

Makeup

Zuzana Drdacka

Stunt Double

Vaclav Drobil

Electrician

Ladislav Duben

Assistant Camera

Zdenek Dvoracek

Stunts

Jakub Dvorak

Assistant Director

Eva Dvorakova

Medic

Pavel Dvorscik

Stunts

Josef Dytrych

Driver

Zsolt Egressy

Sculptor

Jon Ekstrand

Music

Florian Emmerich

Cinematographer

Edmond Engelbrecht

Cg Supervisor

Michal Engrth

Accountant

Jana Evans

Assistant Set Decorator

David Evropejsky

Driver

Jordan Fast

Visual Effects

Erik Feig

Studio Executive

Balint Feledy

Modelmaker

John Ferry

Assistant

Jordan Flanagan

Compositor

Jay Floyd

Rights & Clearances

Denisa Francova

Assistant

Petr Franks

Advisor

Vaclav Frybert

Driver

Pavel Frydrych

Film Lab

Adam Fuchs

Assistant Location Manager

Jan Gal

Art Department

Vanessa Galvez

Visual Effects

Steve Garrad

Visual Effects Producer

Larry M Garrison

Field Producer

John Gegenuber

Looping Coordinator

Gillian George

Matte Painter

Yves Girard

Stunt Coordinator

Nina Gold

Casting

Prof. Darra Goldstein

Technical Advisor

Nastasija Gospicova

Set Production Assistant

Joseph Gottesman

Music

Mick Gould

Advisor

Nick Gracer

Looping Coordinator

Roman Graf

Accountant

Pamela Green

Main Title Design

Slava Groc

Song

Erik Gronfeldt

Visual Effects

Brendan Gunn

Dialogue Coach

Banner Gwin

Assistant Editor

Adela Hakova

Graphic Designer

Per Hallberg

Supervising Sound Editor

Eric Han

Music

Jeff Han

Main Title Design

Sallie Hard

Assistant Director

Chris Harvey

Visual Effects Supervisor

Dominik Hauser

Music

Ales Havlicek

Construction

Michal Havlicek

Special Effects Technician

Dan Hegeman

Sound Effects Editor

Martina Hejlova

Costumes

Jakub Hemala

Set Production Assistant

Zdenka Hercikova

Painter

Paul Herlihy

Music

Michael Hertlein

Adr Editor

Sophie Hervieu

Set Decorator

Ellen Heuer

Foley Artist

Karel Himmer

Set Production Assistant

Jason Hinkel

Production Controller

Martin "oveckin" Hladik

Set Production Assistant

Veronika Hladikova

Assistant

Chris Hogan

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Elishia Holmes

Production Executive

Elishia Holmes

Executive Producer

Leah Holmes

Post-Production Accountant

Justin Holt

Visual Effects

Roman Holub

Special Effects Technician

Michal Holubec

Production Sound Mixer

Klara Holubova

Art Department Coordinator

Adam Horak

Driver

Jiri Horky

Stunts

Larry D Horricks

Still Photographer

Jiri Horych

Electrician

Viktor Hoschl

Graphic Designer

Daniel Houstek

Location Assistant

Ondrej Hrncir

Special Effects Technician

Jaroslav Hromadka

Rigging Gaffer

Jiri Hrstka

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Jiri Hrubes

Coordinator

Martin Hub

Stunts

Stanislav Hubacek

Video Assistant

Sarka Hudeckova

Assistant

Radek Hussar

Driver

Elodie Ichter

Colorist

Mark Ivanir

Looping Coordinator

Craig Jaeger

Foley Editor

Kamil Jafar

Special Effects Technician

Simon James

Music

Silvie Janculova

Unit Production Manager

Petr Janout

Props

Lucie Janova

Set Production Assistant

Chris Jargo

Adr Editor

Vladislav Jary

Coordinator

Josef Jelinek

Stunts

Neil Jianoran

Compositor

Milan Jindrak

Driver

Petr Jiracek

Rigging Electrician

Karel Jiren

Transportation Coordinator

Sarah Johnson

Executive Producer

Tim Jones

Compositor

Katie Jordan

Color

Martin Rain Jr

Rigging Electrician

Miroslav Mraz Jr.

Construction

Martin Juhasz

Electrician

Marek Jumar

Driver

Petr Jumar

Driver

Petr Juran

Driver

Robert Kamaryt

Swing Gang

Gleb Kaminer

Looping Coordinator

David Kaminsky

Looping Coordinator

Lisa Dennis Kennedy

Post-Production Supervisor

Lisa Dennis Kennedy

Visual Effects Producer

Oleg Kim

Casting Assistant

Bernhard Kimbacher

Compositing Supervisor

Martin Kingsley

Assistant Property Master

Jindrich Klaus

Stunts

Film Details

Also Known As
44. gyermek, A, 44. Çocuk, 44, Berns Nr. 44, Child 44 - Il bambino n. 44, Child Forty-four, Dete 44, El niño 44, Enfant 44, Kind 44, Lapsi 44, System, Vaikas 44, niño 44
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2015
Production Company
Act One ; Annamode ; Arri Group ; Barrandov Studios ; Cast & Crew Entertainment Services ; Comerica Entertainment Group ; Cornejo ; Cosprop ; Dda Public Relations ; Efilm ; Film Finances, Inc. ; Formosa Group ; Fotokem Film & Video ; Gallagher Entertainment ; Getty Images ; Hero Collections ; Image Engine Design ; Lionsgate ; Nbcuniversal Studios Sound ; Now Clear This! ; Pic Agency ; Pompei ; R.C. Baral & Company, Inc. ; Scarlet Letters ; Scott Free ; Seattlemusic ; Stillking Films ; Summit Entertainment, Llc ; The Loop Squad ; Vantage ; Worldview Entertainment ; Worldview Entertainment
Distribution Company
ENTERTAINMENT ONE/LES FILMS S+VILLE/SUMMIT ENTERTAINMENT, LLC; Acme Film ; Alfa Films ; Ascot Elite Entertainment Group ; Aurum Producciones ; Belga Films ; Big Bang Media ; Blitz-Cine Star ; Cathay Film Organization ; Central Partnership ; Cinemart ; Concorde Filmverleih Gmbh ; Constantin Film Development, Inc. ; Contender Entertainment ; Corazón Films ; Empire ; Entertainment One ; Entertainment One ; Independent Films (If) ; Lark International ; Les Films Séville ; Les Films Séville ; Lions Gate Films Home Entertainment ; Lionsgate ; Nordisk Film ; Nordisk Film Theatrical Distribution Oy ; Odeon S.A. ; Paris Filmes ; Prisvideo ; Ro Image 2000 ; SND-Groupe M6 ; Sam Film ; Summit Entertainment, Llc
Location
Prague, Czech Republic

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 17m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Based on the novel "Child 44" written by Tom Rob Smith and to published by Grand Central Publishing in 2008.

Limited Release in United States April 17, 2015

Released in United States on Video August 4, 2015

Ridley Scott was previously attached to direct.

Philip Seymour Hoffman was previously attached to co-star. He was replaced after the start of production by Vincent Cassel.

Limited Release in United States April 17, 2015

Previously in development at Fox 2000.

Christian Bale previously in talks to star.

Released in United States on Video August 4, 2015

Project was included on the 2008 Black List.