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The Story of the Flaming Years (1961)
"Povest plamennykh let" (original title)

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In early Summer 1941, German troops penetrate into Russia, wreaking human and material destruction. Ivan Orlyukov, a young Russian, takes up arms and rises up against the invader. He is not... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Boris Andreyev
Antonina Bogdanova ...
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Evgeniy Bondarenko ...
Roman Klunnyy
Vera Kapustina ...
Tatyana
Zinaida Kirienko
Sergei Lukyanov
Mikhail Majorov ...
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Vasiliy Merkurev
Sergey Petrov ...
Demid - otets Ivana Orlyuka (as S. Petrov)
Nikolay Vingranovskiy
Nikolai Vinogradovsky ...
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Svetlana Zhgun ...
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In early Summer 1941, German troops penetrate into Russia, wreaking human and material destruction. Ivan Orlyukov, a young Russian, takes up arms and rises up against the invader. He is not alone : a whole people struggles with him and manages, through their own self-sacrifice, to expel the Nazis from the motherland. Altogether, they fight fiercely till the full annihilation of the enemy. Written by Guy Bellinger

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23 February 1961 (Soviet Union)  »

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Chronicle of Flaming Years  »

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