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No Path Through Fire (1968)

V ogne broda net (original title)
A talented girl is trying to find happiness amidst the Russian revolution of 1917 and the civil war that split the nation.

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Credited cast:
Inna Churikova ...
Tanya Tyotkina
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Commissar Yevstryukov
Mikhail Gluzskiy ...
Fokich
Mayya Bulgakova ...
Maria
Anatoli Marenich ...
Morozik
Vladimir Kashpur ...
Kolka
Yevgeni Lebedev ...
Colonel
Mikhail Kononov ...
Alyosha
Vadim Beroev ...
Vasya
Mikhail Kokshenov ...
Zotik
Lyubov Malinovskaya ...
Mother
F. Razumov ...
Syagin
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Valeriy Matveev
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In 1917 Russia is devastated by the revolution and the bloody civil war. Young nurse Tanya is taking care of the wounded. She also makes amateur paintings trying to find happiness amidst the war. But her innocence is gone when she faces death... Written by Steve Shelokhonov

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1 June 1968 (Soviet Union)  »

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No Crossing Under Fire  »

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Friendships and growth on a hospital train
15 May 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

An intriguing film set during the October Revolution details events of a young nurse travelling on a hospital train tending wounded during the war. We follow her through a budding romance with a young soldier and her eventual discovery of her artistic skills through her association with a painter encountered on the train. Not a fast-moving film, but very interesting in the development of personal relationships and the impact of differing ideologies on them - but it's not boring!


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