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Gorbushkin, store owner
Nina Grebeshkova ...
Gorbushkin's wife
Vyacheslav Nevinnyy ...
Gorbushkin's brother-in-law
Mikhail Svetin ...
Gorbushkin's neighbour
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Anatoly's wife
Oleg Dal ...
Anatoly
Svetlana Kryuchkova ...
Nikolai's wife
Evgeniy Zharikov ...
Nikolai
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Sofachka
Mikhail Kokshenov ...
Friend of Anatoly's wife
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Vladimir
Valentina Telichkina ...
Vladimir's bride
Lyudmila Shagalova ...
Bride's mother
Georgiy Vitsin ...
Bride's father
Sergey Filippov ...
Wedding singer
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The movie includes three diffirent skits, including different actors. The first skit is about a store owner who steals goods from himself. He is arrested and brought to court, to testify about a murder, while he thinks he is about to get busted for stealing. The second skit includes a cheating husband trying to survive in a love triangle. And the third skit includes a man trying to get married after seeing the bride only once in his life on a bus. Written by Ilya Petrov <zilla91@hotmail.com>

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23 October 1975 (Soviet Union)  »

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Das kann doch nicht wahr sein!  »

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We don't know if these stories have ever happened, but what you're about to see is 100% truth. See more »

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Spoofs Semnadtsat mgnoveniy vesny (1973) See more »

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Ne mozhet byt!
Written by Aleksandr Zatsepin and Leonid Derbenyov
Performed by a vocal ensemble
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1 September 1999 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

Humor of the high quality. 3 independent novellas based on the short stories of Michail Zoschenko, the leading voice of laugh in the former Soviet Union, who was persecuted by the authorities in 1950's.


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