Release dateFebruary 1990 (1990-02) CastAleksei Buldakov (Paromov), Sergey Kupriyanov, Aleksey Poluyan, Aleksandr Smirnov (Private Khaustov), Aleksandr Smirnov (Boris Korchenuk), Vasiliy Domrachyov (Private Nishchenkin) Similar moviesThe Human Centipede 2 (Full Sequence), Turkey Shoot, Mad Max: Fury Road, A Serbian Film, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, John Wick
The Guard (Russian: Караул, Karaul) is a 1990 Soviet drama film directed by Aleksandr Rogozhkin. It was entered into the 40th Berlin International Film Festival where it won the Alfred Bauer Prize. The film is shot entirely in sepia.
The film is based on the real story of a Soviet Internal Troops soldier who killed his entire unit (the karaul) as a result of Dedovschina. The plot unfolds mostly on board of the prisoner transport rail car guarded by a unit of paramilitary conscripts.