Gostya iz budushchego (1985)

TV Mini-Series  -   -  Drama | Sci-Fi | Adventure
8.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.5/10 from 1,183 users  
Reviews: 6 user

6-grader Kolya Gerasimov discovers a time machine in a basement of an old house in Moscow and gets transferred into the 21st century. There he is allowed to look around. Accidentally, Kolya... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 44 titles
created 21 Nov 2013
 
a list of 45 titles
created 07 Feb 2014
 
a list of 26 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 30 titles
created 2 months ago
 
list image
a list of 21 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Gostya iz budushchego (1985– )

Gostya iz budushchego (1985– ) on IMDb 8.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Gostya iz budushchego.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1985  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A comedy about tigers and lions running around a cruise ship full of passengers.

Director: Vladimir Fetin
Stars: Aleksei Gribov, Ivan Dmitriev, Margarita Nazarova
Priklyucheniya Elektronika (TV Movie 1980)
Family | Musical | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Professor Gromov constructs a robot called Electronic, which looks exactly like Sergey Syroezhkibn, a 6-grader from one of Odessa (USSR) schools. The robot also acts a lot like a human, and... See full summary »

Director: Konstantin Bromberg
Stars: Yuriy Torsuev, Vladimir Torsuev, Vasiliy Skromnyy
Animation | Short | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

A loosely based story on the Brothers Grimm fairy tale, Town Musicians of Bremen about a donkey, a dog, a cat, and a rooster and their master Troubadour.

Director: Inessa Kovalevskaya
Stars: Elmira Zherzdeva, Oleg Anofriev, Anatoli Gorokhov
Kot Leopold (1975–1987)
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Stars: Aleksandr Kalyagin, Andrey Mironov, Gennadiy Khazanov
Padal proshlogodniy sneg (TV Short 1983)
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Surreal misadventures of a lazy drunkard with speech impediment trying to get a New Year tree on a short notice. Loosely based on folk fairy tales.

Director: Aleksandr Tatarskiy
Stars: Stanislav Sadalskiy
Cheburashka (1972)
Animation | Family | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Director: Roman Kachanov
Stars: Tamara Dmitrieva, Vasiliy Livanov, Klara Rumyanova
Animation | Short | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Little Fedor brings a cat to home despite his mother's distaste for cats. He runs away with his talking cat, to make more friends on the way.

Director: Vladimir Popov
Stars: Oleg Tabakov, Valentina Talyzina, Mariya Vinogradova
Adventure | Sci-Fi | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

At the end of the 22nd century Alisa Seleznyova, her father Professor Seleznyov and pilot Zeleny go on a space expedition to find rare animals for Moscow Zoo. On the way they seem to ... See full summary »

Director: Roman Kachanov
Stars: Olga Gromova, Vsevolod Larionov, Yuri Volyntsev
Family | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Interstellar expedition equipped by "pioneers"(soviet scouts) reached Alpha Kassiopea and found that smart robots took control on hole planet. Their only goal - to make happy , as they ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Viktorov
Stars: Misha Yershov, Aleksandr Grigoryev, Vladimir Savin
Priklyucheniya Buratino (TV Movie 1976)
Family | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Screen version of a very popular novel by A. Tolstoy. A wooden boy Buratino tries to find his place in life. He befriends toys from a toy theater owned by evil Karabas-Barabas, gets tricked... See full summary »

Director: Leonid Nechaev
Stars: Dmitri Iosifov, Tatyana Protsenko, Roman Stolkarts
Family | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Richard Viktorov
Stars: Innokentiy Smoktunovskiy, Misha Yershov, Aleksandr Grigoryev
Animation | Short | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Sequel to the cult Russian animation Bremenskie muzykanty (1969)

Director: Vasiliy Livanov
Stars: Muslim Magomayev, Elmira Zherzdeva, Gennadiy Gladkov
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Natalya Guseva ...
 Alisa Seleznyova (5 episodes, 1985)
Aleksei Fomkin ...
 Kolya Gerasimov (5 episodes, 1985)
Aleksandr Lysykh
(2 episodes, 1985)
Edit

Storyline

6-grader Kolya Gerasimov discovers a time machine in a basement of an old house in Moscow and gets transferred into the 21st century. There he is allowed to look around. Accidentally, Kolya witnesses two space pirates who arrive from Saturn and later try to steal a device called a "Mielophone" (which can read thoughts) from Alisa Seleznyova - a girl that performs experiments with this device and animals. Kolya manages to save the device from the pirates and brings it back to the 20th century. But both pirates and Alisa get there too. Alisa knows where Kolya studies but doesn't know what he looks like. Pirates saw Kolya, but don't know anything about him. Written by Boris Shafir <shafir@hsi.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

25 March 1985 (Soviet Union)  »

Also Known As:

Guest from the Future  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(5 episodes)

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Fima Korolyov: All grandmothers like me because I have good appetite.
See more »

Connections

Followed by Lilovyy shar (1987) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
The best ever movie (in my opinion)
14 January 2005 | by (Russia) – See all my reviews

I was a schoolboy when I watched this film for the first time. The next day I knew that all pupils of our form watched it and all were fascinated by the film as I was. I think the same situation was in all forms of our school and in the whole Soviet Union. Later I watched it every time it was shown on TV and want to watch more. I think that comparison with "Back to the Future" or other Sci-Fi films is not appropriate. "Gost'ya iz budushchego" is unique in many ways, once you have watched it, you never forget it.

This film is full of belief in peaceful science achievements, full of belief in the beautiful future of our world. It's not only the film, but also a forecast of many scientific inventions and achievements. The time shown in the film is the year 1984 (the year of its creation) and the year 2084 (where a schoolboy Kolya Gerasimov has traveled for some time and where his friend Alisa Seleznyova was from). The year now is 2005, many inventions and achievements predicted in the film are not realized yet. Such as "Mielophone" (a device, which can read thoughts of any animal and human), expeditions to Venus and Mars (as easy as going for a picnic in the weekend), creating and launching of the satellites as a homework for pupils, easy to drive flying machines (which completely replaced automobiles), biorobots, "historical identification" of any kind of material or creature performed in a couple of minutes, and many others. Meanwhile, some of them nowadays became much more realistic than they seemed in 1984! Just wait for 2084 :-)

The film also depicts typical Russian schoolboys and schoolgirls (and does it so naturally!). With their inventiveness, curiosity, humour, dreaminess. Look for example at Fima Korolyov, you could find such character in nearly all forms of every school of the Soviet Union, similar character was in my form too! Alisa Seleznyova... I myself, as well as many my classmates fell in love at first sight with her! By the way, later an actress who played Alisa became a scientist - I think she was as much influenced by the film as people who watched it on TV.

Beautiful idea, beautiful realization, beautiful actors, beautiful music, beautiful song "Prekrasnoye Daleko" ("The Wonderful Far-Away")... Beautiful, beautiful, beautiful...

The last thing I want to say is that different remakes and "new versions" of the song from the film and even the film itself were made later and spread on TV and in the Internet. All they are not even comparable with the original. I should not even comment them, my comment is only about the original. So, request the original and enjoy it!


35 of 38 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
DVD? snegiri
Discuss Gostya iz budushchego (1985) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page