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Oni srazhalis za rodinu (1975)

In July 1942, in the Second World War, the rearguard of the Red army protects the bridgehead of the Don River against the German army while the retreating soviet troops cross the bridge. ... See full summary »

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Piotr Lopakhin
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Nikolay Strel'tsov
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Ivan Zvyagintsev
Georgiy Burkov ...
Alexandr Kopytovskij
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Nekrasov
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Nikolay Volkov
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Natalya Stepanovna
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Glasha
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In July 1942, in the Second World War, the rearguard of the Red army protects the bridgehead of the Don River against the German army while the retreating soviet troops cross the bridge. While they move back to the Russian territory through the countryside, the soldiers show their companionship, sentiments, fears and heroism to defend their motherland. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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12 May 1975 (Soviet Union)  »

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They Fought for the Motherland  »

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Official submission of Soviet Union for the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category of the 49th Academy Awards in 1977. See more »

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When the German BF-109 crashes into the Russian house, guide wires are clearly visible and one explosive at the point of impact goes off before the plane hits the ground. See more »

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Best movie about World War II ever.
4 August 2002 | by (Moscow, Russia) – See all my reviews

If u never seen this movie, you probably lost great part of "cinema" history. Best russian actors in most dramatic scenes of World War II ... it's like our fathers fought for us. I dont know if that possible to find this movie on english, but you must try.


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