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Sergey Bondarchuk (I) (1920–1994)

Sergei Bondarchuk was one of the most important Russian filmmakers, best known for directing an Academy Award-winning film epic War and Peace (1966), based on the book by Leo Tolstoy, in which he also starred as Pierre Bezukhov. He was born Sergei Fedorovich Bondarchuk on September, 25, 1920, in the village of Belozerka, Kherson province, Ukraine, ... See full bio »


(age 74) in Moscow, Russia

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War and Peace
War and Peace Pierre Bezukhov
They Fought for Their Country
Waterloo Director
Fate of a Man
Fate of a Man Sokolov


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 2006 And Quiet Flows the Don (TV Series)
Gen. Krasnov
 1992 Groza nad Rusyu
Druzhina Morozov
 1989 Sluchay v aeroportu (TV Movie)
 1985 Detstvo Bambi
 1983 Semeystvo Karastoyanovi (TV Series)
 1980 Ovod (TV Movie)
 1979 Vzlyot
Narrator (voice)
 1978 Steppe
 1977 Ernst Schneller (TV Movie)
Gen. Sotow
 1976 The Peaks of Zelengore
Profesor (as Sergej Bondarcuk)
 1975 They Fought for Their Country
Ivan Zvyagintsev
 1973 Dr. Iven's Silence
Dr. Evans
 1969 The Battle on the River Neretva
Martin (as Sergej Bondarcuk)
 1960 Seryozha
 1960 Escape by Night
Soviet Sergeant Fyodor Aleksandrovic Nazukov (as Sergej Bondartchoux)
 1959 Fate of a Man
 1958 Shli soldaty
 1958 Stranitsy iz rasskazu (Short)
 1956 Ivan Franko
Ivan Franko
 1956 Othello
 1955 Neokonchennaya povest
Yuri Yershov
 1953 Admiral Ushakov
Tikhon Alekseevich Prokofiev
 1953 Attack from the Sea
Tikhon Alexeyevich Prokofiev
 1951 Taras Shevchenko
Taras Shevchenko (as S. Bondarchuk)
 1951 Dream of a Cossack
Sergei Tutarinov
 1949 Life in Bloom (uncredited)
 1948 The Young Guard
Comrade Valko
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Stage actor at the Chekhov's Theatre in Taganrog, Russia during the 1940s See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Article | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

S. Bondarchuk | Serghej Bondarchuk | Sergej Bondarcuk | Sergej Bondartchoux | Sergej Bondartschuk | Óåòçåê Âïîäáòþõë


6' 0½" (1.84 m)

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