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The Killers (1956)
"Ubiytsy" (original title)

 |  Short  |  1956 (Soviet Union)
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Two men besiege a lunch bar looking for a third man they must kill.

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(as M. Beiku) , (as A. Gordon) , 1 more credit »

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(short story) (as E. Hemingway) , (screenplay) (as A. Gordon) , 1 more credit »
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Two men besiege a lunch bar looking for a third man they must kill.

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This is Andrei Tarkovsky's first student film while he was studying at VGIK. See more »

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Wow....
2 May 2001 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Pure genius, though a short, it sends out images of poetry and passion. Seeing an early stage of formation of majestic artistry will astonish all who sees this film. Rich and powerful, it is an element that sends emotions through all who experience this inspired film.


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