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Skvernyy anekdot (1966)

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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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Pralinsky
Viktor Sergachyov ...
Pseldonimov
Aleksandr Gruzinsky ...
Mlekopitayev
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Zoya Fyodorova ...
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Gleb Strizhenov ...
Klerk
Pavel Pavlenko ...
Akim Petrovich
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Gostya
Lidiya Dranovskaya
Mikaela Drozdovskaya
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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