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Aleksei Tolstoy (I) (1883–1945)

Aleksei Tolstoy was born on January 10, 1883 in Nikolayevsk, Samara Governorate, Russian Empire as Aleksei Nikolayevich Tolstoy. He was a writer, known for Peter the First (1937), Conquest of Peter the Great (1938) and Aelita: Queen of Mars (1924). He was married to Julia V.Rozhansky, Lyudmila Ilinichna Krestinskaya-Barsheva, Natalia V. ... See full bio »

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Peter the First
Aelita: Queen of Mars
Formula of Love


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 2012 Sorpresa (Short) (original story)
 2009 The Golden Key (TV Movie) (book - uncredited)
 2009 Buratino, Son of Pinocchio (novel "Zolotoy klyuchik")
 2009 So vechora dozhdik (Short) (original story)
 1998 Stories from My Childhood (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- Pinocchio and the Golden Key (1998) ... (adaptation)
 1997 The New Adventures of Buratino (TV Movie) (novel)
 1996 Milyy drug davno zabytykh let... (story "Lyubov")
 1993 A Beautiful Stranger (novel)
 1992 Detstvo Nikity (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1989 Sapozhnik i rusalka (Short) (original story)
 1984 Formula of Love (TV Movie) (story)
 1983 Pokhozhdeniya grafa Nevzorova (story "Pokhozhdeniya grafa Nevzorova, ili Ibikus")
 1980 V nachale slavnykh del (novel "Pyotr Pervyj")
 1980 Yunost Petra (novel "Pyotr Pervyj")
 1980 Aelita (TV Movie) (novel - as Alekszej Tolsztoj)
 1977 A cárné összeesküvése (TV Movie) (as Alekszej Tolsztoj)
 1977 Khozhdenie po mukam (TV Series) (novel)
 1976 The Adventures of Buratino (TV Movie) (book)
 1973 Krakh inzhenera Garina (TV Mini-Series) (novel "Giperboloid inzhenera Garina")
 1971 Aktorka (TV Movie) (story)
 1969 Aktrisa (TV Movie) (story)
 1965 Gadyuka (book)
 1960 Vosemnadtsatyy god (novel "Khozhdeniye po mukam")
 1960 Priklyucheniya Buratino (book - as A. Tolstoy)
 1959 Khmuroe utro (novel "Khozhdeniye po mukam")
 1957 Syostry (novel)
 1955 Petushok: zolotoy grebeshok (Short) (adapted by)
 1939 The Golden Key (writer)
 1938 Conquest of Peter the Great (novel) / (screenplay)
 1937 Peter the First (novel) / (screenplay)
 1929 Khromoy barin (story)
 1924 Aelita: Queen of Mars (play)
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Playwright: "Aelita" (filmed as Aelita: Queen of Mars (1924))

Alternate Names:

A. Tolstoy | Aleksei N. Tolstoy | Alekszej Tolsztoj

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In 1936 he published his famous book "Zolotoj kljutchik ili Priklyucheniya Buratino" (The golden key, or Buratino's adventures), a Russian adaptation of the novel "Pinocchio" by Carlo Collodi. Originally he was working on a translation of the book after living in Italy from 1923 to 1924 but then started to change the story with new plot elements and names. So Buratino was created by Father Carlo,... See more »

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