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The Ugly Story (1966)
"Skvernyy anekdot" (original title)

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A high ranking official in St. Petersburg accidentally attends a wedding of one of his subordinates, embarrassing himself and the entire wedding party. Based on a novel by F. M. Dostoyevsky.

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Evgeniy Evstigneev ...
Pralinsky
Viktor Sergachyov ...
Pseldonimov
Aleksandr Gruzinsky ...
Mlekopitayev
Elena Ponsova ...
Mlekopitayeva
Yelizaveta Nikishchikhina ...
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Zoya Fyodorova ...
Pseldonimov's mother
Gleb Strizhenov ...
Klerk
Pavel Pavlenko ...
Akim Petrovich
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Elizaveta Alekseeva ...
Gostya
Mayya Bulgakova
Lidiya Dranovskaya
Mikaela Drozdovskaya
Georgiy Georgiu
Nikolay Grinko
Olesya Ivanova
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A high ranking official in St. Petersburg accidentally attends a wedding of one of his subordinates, embarrassing himself and the entire wedding party. Based on a novel by F. M. Dostoyevsky.

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