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During the 1655 war between Protestant Sweden and Catholic Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth some Polish-Lithuanian nobles side with Swedish king Charles X Gustav while others side with the Polish king Jan Kazimierz.

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Andrzej Kmicic
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Olenka Billewiczówna
Tadeusz Lomnicki ...
Kazimierz Wichniarz ...
Wladyslaw Hancza ...
Janusz Radziwill
Leszek Teleszynski ...
Boguslaw Radziwill
Ryszard Filipski ...
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Wieslawa Mazurkiewicz ...
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Franciszek Pieczka ...
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Leslaw Janicki ...
Damian Kiemlicz
Waclaw Janicki ...
Kosma Kiemlicz
Bruno O'Ya ...
Józwa Butrym
Wlodzimierz Bednarski ...
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Bogusz Bilewski ...
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Andrzej Kozak ...
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During the 1655 war between Protestant Sweden and Catholic Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth some Polish-Lithuanian nobles side with Swedish king Charles X Gustav while others side with the Polish king Jan Kazimierz. Polish colonels Andrzej Kmicic and Michal Wolodyjowski turn from foes to friends and together they fight against traitors, renegade Polish nobles and Swedish invaders. Written by nufs68

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Large parts of the film was shot in the Soviet Union, in the environs of Minsk they built Wodokty, Wolomontowicza and Lubicz and many of the battle scenes were filmed in Kiev, in the basin of the Dniepr River. See more »

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epic war tale
6 January 1999 | by (australia) – See all my reviews

This movie is an epic tale set in the 17th century Poland

were there is a war between the Swedish and the Polish armies. The turning point of this movie is when a Polish general betrays Poland and kills thousands of olish men. This movie had an academy award nomination but didn't win.


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