Dark Planet is based on the famous 1969 novel ‘Prisoners of Power’ by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky.
The year is 2157: Maxim is on a mission in deep space when his ship crashes on an unknown planet. Despite the highly advanced weaponry and technology developed by the planet?s tyrannical leaders, he finds the general population suffering under cruel medieval living conditions. After discovering he will never be able to return home, Maxim joins forces with a local girl and her brother and launches an uprising to overthrow the planet?s totalitarian system and its mind-controlling dictators. An epic battle commences?
2009 – MTV Movie Awards, Russia
Nominated: Best Film
Nominated:?Best Kiss (Vasiliy Stepanov & Yuliya Snigir)
Nominated:?Best Fight (Vasiliy Stepanov)
Nominated:?Best Movie Gadget
2009 – Nika Awards
Nominated:?Nika Best Production Designer (Kirill Murzin)
Nominated:?Best Costume Designer (Tatyana Mamedova)