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A Railway Station for Two (1983)

Vokzal dlya dvoikh (original title)
Platon Ryabinin, a pianist, is traveling by train to a distant town of Griboedov to visit his father. He gets off to have lunch during a twenty minute stop at Zastupinsk railway station. He... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Lyudmila Gurchenko ...
Vera
Oleg Basilashvili ...
Platon Sergeyevich
Nonna Mordyukova ...
Uncle Misha
Mikhail Kononov
Anastasiya Voznesenskaya
Aleksandr Shirvindt
Tatyana Dogileva
Olga Volkova
Raisa Etush
Temur Yunusov
Anatoliy Skoryakin
Stanislav Sadalskiy
Alla Budnitskaya ...
(as A. Budnitskaya)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Zhanna Aleksandrova
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Platon Ryabinin, a pianist, is traveling by train to a distant town of Griboedov to visit his father. He gets off to have lunch during a twenty minute stop at Zastupinsk railway station. He meets Vera, a waitress, after he refuses to pay her for the disgusting food he doesn't even touch and misses his train due to police investigation of the incident. His passport is then accidentally taken away from him by Andrei, Vera's fiancé, and his money is stolen as he waits for the next train to Griboedov. Vera learns that Platon is about to get sentenced and sent to prison in the Far East for a car accident he isn't guilty for. During the few days that Platon has to spend in Zastupinsk he and Vera develop feelings for each other... Written by Denis Chebikin <chebikin@mit.edu>

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11 February 1983 (Soviet Union)  »

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Zhivyom my chto-to bez azarta
Written by Andrei Petrov and Eldar Ryazanov
Performed by Lyudmila Gurchenko
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I want to know the plot.
18 November 1998 | by (Ajigasawa, Japan) – See all my reviews

We usually watch our Russian movies with Japanese subtitles but this one had no subtitles at all - so I was very disappointed to find you haven't any plot summary for this one. You know its got to be a fascinating movie when five people who don't know Russian - and one of whom despises the language - watch it without subtitles, not just once, but three times!


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