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Chelovek-Amfibiya (1962)

People living in a seaside town are frightened by reports about an unknown creature in the ocean. Nobody knows what it is, but it's really the son of Doctor Salvator. The doctor performed ... See full summary »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Vladimir Korenev ...
Ichtyandr Salvator
Anastasiya Vertinskaya ...
Gutiere Baltazar
Mikhail Kozakov ...
Pedro Zurita
Anatoliy Smiranin ...
Old Baltazar
...
Prof. Salvator
Vladlen Davydov ...
Olsen, the reporter
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
A. Antonyan
Sergey Boyarskiy ...
Guard
Anatoliy Ivanov
Valeri Kudryashov
Nikolay Kuzmin ...
(as N. Kuzmin)
Mikhail Medvedev
Yuri Medvedev ...
Street vendor of fish
Anna Nikritina ...
(as A. Nikritina)
A. Orlik
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People living in a seaside town are frightened by reports about an unknown creature in the ocean. Nobody knows what it is, but it's really the son of Doctor Salvator. The doctor performed surgery on his son and now young Ichtiandr can live underwater. This gives him certain advantages, but creates a lot of problems. Written by Boris Shafir <shafir@hsi.com>

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3 January 1962 (Soviet Union)  »

Also Known As:

The Amphibian Man  »

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Quotes

Gutiere Baltazar: [laughing] This must be love at first sight!
Ichtyandr Salvator: [simply] Is there any other kind of love?
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Edited into Final Cut: Ladies and Gentlemen (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Ei, moryak
Performed by Nonna Sukhanova
Music by Andrei Petrov
Lyric by Solomon Fogelson
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part of lost age
30 August 2012 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

a novel. and a nice adaptation. crumbs of Belyaev. and Communit image of happiness. a love story and a Sci - Fiin skin of fairy - tale. after half century it is difficult to give an honest verdict. because, more than an ordinary film, it is reflection of past. the errors, the costume of Ihtiander, the see, the Mexicans speaking Russian, the blue eyes of lovers, the shadows or the scientific vision of doctor Salvador are full of naivety. but the heart of beauty, as web of romance and teenager dream remains. and it is almost touching.invitation to discover the novel, it is, in same time, slice of a form of sensitivity.a testimony. or, only, part of a strange age.


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