While the movie sometimes strains at the limits of its own internal credibility (especially as characters switch loyalties and romantic affinities with unconvincing speed), this remains a landmark entry in the modern Russian sci-fi film canon.
A clumsy and ridiculous love story in which Yulia (Irina Starshenbaum) -the daughter of Colonel Lebedev- and Hijken -one of the humanoid aliens- fall in love in an implausible process. [Full review in Spanish]
What could have been an interesting science fiction film with political and social criticism ends up becoming a kind of Twlight-like film, which involves one of the most forced romances I've seen on the big screen. [Full Review in Spanish]