Ruthless millionaire Vassa Zheleznova is the head of a wealthy entrepreneurial family. She can do anything to protect its reputation, even push her husband to suicide.

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Nikolai Skorobogatov ...
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Valentina Telichkina ...
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Yana Poplavskaya ...
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Vsevolod Sobolev
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Nizhny Novgorod, 1913. In the house of the Zheleznov family, children are taught from a very young age to say "It's mine" - my ship, my house, my factory. Members of this family count the money acquired through the labor of others, and can spend it overnight playing cards. They engage themselves in reckless adultery and secretly spy on each other, pray and take part in shady dealings in the name of God. Vassa has it all - money, power, authority and intelligence. But does not have one thing - the future. Written by Anonymous

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Official submission of Soviet Union for the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category of the 56th Academy Awards in 1984. See more »

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