FORMAT: Full-length feature film
GENRE: Sport, Drama, Action
RUNNING TIME: 95 min.
DIRECTOR: Aleksey Shaparev
WRITER: Ivan Timshyn
DOP: Dmytro Yashenkov
PRODUCTION: Garnet International Media Group (Ukraine), Good Morning Film (Ukraine)
STARS: Vladyslav Nikitiuk, Oleksiy Gorbunov, Stanislav Boklan, Akhtem Seitablaev, Dasha Tregubova, Zhenya Halych, Dmytro Stupka, Polina Logunova, Pasha Lee, Serhii Zhytniakivskyi, Oleksandr Usyk, Stanislav Melnyk and others.
ABOUT THE MOVIE. This is a story of a former promising boxer Taras who earns his living by the law of the street. When his mother falls ill, he is forced to get involved in illegal underground fighting. He makes a fast career but finds an enemy in a crime boss Skulsky who double-crosses Taras and leaves him without his earned prize and means to provide treatment for his mother, and endangers lives of his friends. Taras seeks revenge and tries to help his friends out of trouble. When Taras finds out that his boxing club is preparing to face Skulsky’s club in the final championship fight, he returns to help his coach. But when one million dollars is at stake, the boxing rules are over, it’s time for the fight rules!
TV series was created at the order of one of the leading Ukraine TV channels – ICTV. The series was directed by Andrey Kavun, one of the best action directors of Ukraine, known for such TV-hits as «Kandagar», «Piranha», «Sherlock Holmes».
It was first broadcasted on 22 June 2018 with above-average audience ratings of 11,2 % (18-54, 50К+).
Nation-wide release of a first Ukrainian sport action movie «The fight rules» directed by Aleksey Shapariev starts on the 30th of March in 12 cities of Belarus.
"The Fight Rules" can succeed at the international level
The reason for transferring the film's release date is that the premiere will also be held abroad.
At the business lunch was also attended by a representative of Garnet International Media Group
The teaser of "The Fight Rules" has been released in Ukrainian cinemas.