Aimed at both the US and Russian markets, this international co-production released direct-to-video in America jams in car chases and fisticuffs but cannot make its subplots gel. Big-shot Moscow police detective Somov (Rodion Nahapetov) retires to pursue a new life in Los Angeles. Immediately, he regrets leaving behind his adult children for a pipe dream about being a consultant to the LAPD. In a blow to his ego, the California coppers refuse to waive visa rules about imported employment and advise Somov to improve his English. Instead of apprehending felons, Somov winds up schlepping supplies for a restaurateur, Victor Kim (Sergey Tsoi). South of the border, another...