Crime and Punishment (2002 film)
|Crime and Punishment|
|Directed by||Menahem Golan|
|Produced by||Evgeny Afineevsky
|Written by||Fyodor Dostoyevsky (novel)
|Music by||Robert O. Ragland|
|Cinematography||Nicholas Josef von Sternberg|
|Editing by||Carolle Alain|
|Release date(s)||June 2002 (Russia)|
|Running time||126 min|
Bold text==Plot== In 20th century Moscow Raskolnikov acts out the arrogant theory that he can neglect all laws and proceeds to murder a woman. But he is unable to extinguish the victim from his mind and is plagued by his ceaseless rationalization of his decision.
- Crispin Glover as Rodion Romanovich Raskolnikov
- Vanessa Redgrave as Rodion's mother
- John Hurt as Porfiry, chief investigator
- Margot Kidder as Mrs. Katerina Marmeladova
- Philip Jackson (actor) as Marmeladov, Sonia's alcoholic father
- Sophie Ward as Dunia, Rodion's sister
- Patricia Hayes as Alyona Ivanovna, old pawnbroker
- Theodore Bikel as Captain Koch
- Clive Revill as Zamyotov
- Shaun Dingwall as Razumikhin, Rodion's friend
- Avital Dicker as Sonia Marmeladova, prostitute
- Ron Perlman as Dusharo.
The release of the film has been restricted by legal matters that left it seized in a bankruptcy lien.
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