Drama · A group of American boys and a shipwrecked Russian sailor become friends in the midst of the Cold War. Russkies is a American drama film starring Whip Hubley and Leaf Phoenix, directed by Rick Rosenthal with cinematography by Reed Smoot. Contents. [hide] . 1 Plot; 2 Main cast; 3 Production; 4 Home media; 5 References; 6 External links. Plot. A few nights before July 4, three year old government/military. 8 Mar Three young boys discover a stranded Russian sailor on the shores of Key West in this well-meaning but unexciting drama. Initially viewing him as an enemy, the boys soon grow to like their new companion and agree to help him find a way back to his homeland. Rating: PG (adult situations/language).
6 Nov "Russkies" is a good-hearted movie about a bunch of kids who find a stranded Russian sailor after he washes ashore in Florida and overcome their Cold War conditioning to become his friends. This is not hard to do, because the sailor is obviously a good guy and because helping him is obviously so much. : Russkies: Whip Hubley, Leaf Phoenix, Peter Billingsley, Stefan DeSalle, Susan Walters, Patrick Kilpatrick, Vic Polizos, Rick Rosenthal: Movies & TV. Buy Russkies () at
Russkies summary of box office results, charts and release information and related links. 6 Nov Every now and then, ''Russkies,'' a comic-book movie whose heart is in the right place, exhibits the lighter side of its comic-book sensibility, as when the American traitor decides not to sell the secret device to the Russians. ''Call it corny,'' he says , ''but I'm not selling out my country on the Fourth of July!''.