The film “Translator” directed by Guy Ritchie became the leader of the box office in Russia and the CIS countries, having collected 32.6 million rubles. over the past weekend. This is evidenced by the data of the portal kinobusiness.com for the period from 15 to 18 June.
The protagonist of The Translator, John Kinley (Jake Gyllenhaal), is a US Marine who, along with translator Ahmed, miraculously escapes captivity in Afghanistan. After returning home, the hero learns that a reward has been announced for his head, and Ahmed, who saved him, is enemy number one for the Taliban (an organization banned in Russia). Realizing that he is now Ahmed’s debtor, Kinley returns to Afghanistan to save the interpreter and his family.
In second place is the film by Klim Shipenko “The Challenge”, which collected 24.2 million rubles. for the weekend.
The third – the Russian film directed by Alexander Boguslavsky “Through Time”, collected 20.5 million rubles.
Earlier it was reported that from June 8 to June 11, “Translator” collected 50.8 million rubles at the box office.