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Heart of a Dog (1988)

Sobache serdtse (original title)
Professor Preobrazhensky and his colleague place some human parts into a dog named Sharik. Soon the dog transforms into a human.

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Evgeniy Evstigneev ...
Vladimir Tolokonnikov ...
Poligraf Poligrafovich Sharikov
Boris Plotnikov ...
Dr. Bormenthal
Roman Kartsev ...
Schwonder
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Darya Petrovna
Evgeniy Kuznetsov ...
Pestrukhin
Olga Melikhova ...
Zinochka
Aleksey Mironov ...
Fyodor
Anzhelika Nevolina
Natalya Fomenko
Ivan Ganzha
Valentina Kovel
Sergey Filippov
Roman Tkachuk
Natalya Lapina
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Old Prof. Preobrazhensky and his young colleague Dr. Bormental inserted the human's hypophysis into a dog's brain. Couple of weeks later the dog became "human looking". The main question is "Is anybody who is looking like a man, A REAL MAN?" Written by Eugene Lilitko <gene@ks.botik.ru>

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The last masterpiece of the Soviet cinema.
27 February 2001 | by (Russia) – See all my reviews

One of the most excellent movies ever produced in Russia and certainly the best one made during the decline of the USSR. Incredibly clever, hilarious and dramatic at the same time. Superb acting. Overall a masterpiece. Score it 10/10.


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