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Child 44 (2015)
- Country: Czech Republic, Romania, UK, USA
- IMDB Rating: 6.5
- Genres: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
- Release: 2015-04-17
- Director: Daniel Espinosa
- Writers: Richard Price (screenplay) , Tom Rob Smith (novel)
- Language: English | Russian
- Stars: Xavier Atkins , Mark Lewis Jones , Tom Hardy , Joel Kinnaman
- Runtime: 137 min
- Awards: 2 nominations.
- Plot: Based on the first of a trilogy by Tom Rob Smith and set in the Stalin era of the Soviet Union. The plot is about an idealistic pro-Stalin security officer who decides to investigate a series of child murders in a country where supposedly this sort of crime doesn't exist. The state would not hear of the existence of a child murderer let alone a serial killer. He gets demoted and exiled but decides, with just the help of his wife, to continue pursuing the case.