Eastern Promises

Dan Movie Reviews

When a 14-year old girl dies giving birth, the midwife Anna (Naomi Watts) discovers her diary, written in Russian. Seeking to have it translated, she takes it to a Russian restaurant where she meets Semyon (Armin Mueller-Stahl), who agrees to translate it for her. Little does she know that Semyon is actually the leader of one of London’s most notorious Russian crime families, and the diary is directly tied to his organization. His son Kirill (Vincent Cassel) is trying to …