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Its Die Hard in Russia.
Command Performance is an action-thriller film that was directed, co-written, and stars Dolph Lundgren.
The film premiered at the Ischia Global Film & Music Festival on July 18, 2009. The movie was picked up in the US by FirstLook Studios and released on DVD & Blu-ray on November 3, 2009.
Filming took place between August and September 2008 in Sofia, Bulgaria and Moscow, Russia.
Dolph Lundgren wanted to use his drumming skills on screen, and the story was inspired by a concert Madonna did for Russian President Vladimir Putin.
The movie marks Ida Lundgren's (Dolph's daughter) screen début.
In August of 1991, there was an attempted coup against Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev by ex-communist military hard-liners. The coup failed, and all members of it were arrested; from the ashes of the old Soviet Union, the modern Russian Federation was born.
Russian President Alexei Petrov (Hristo Shopov) has asked for pop sensation Venus (Melissa Smith) to perform a concert in Moscow, because his...