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Lost in Siberia (1991)

Zateryannyy v Sibiri (original title)
A political drama about Stalin's prison-camp system in Russia.

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Andrei Miller
Vladimir Ilin ...
Captain Malakhov
Elena Mayorova ...
Anna (as Yelena Majorova)
Irina Mikhalyova ...
Lilka (as Ira Mikhalyova)
Aleksandr Gureyev ...
Sergeant Konyaev
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Aleksey Zharkov ...
Nikola
Natalya Gundareva ...
Faina
Zinoviy Gerdt ...
Levenson
Ivan Bortnik ...
Faina's husband
Vladimir Prozorov ...
Charlie
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Volodja
Nikolai Pastukhov ...
Uncle Misha
Mikhail Zhigalov ...
Wounded traitor
Pyotr Zaychenko ...
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The political drama is set in the Stalin's Soviet Union after the Second World War. A British archaeologist Andrei Miller is working in Iran. He is mistakenly kidnapped and arrested by the KGB. He is falsely accused of spying and wrongfully sentenced to a Gulag prison-camp in Siberia. Written by Steve Shelokhonov

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8 May 1992 (UK)  »

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Atrapados en Siberia  »

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$7,000,000 (estimated)
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The first realistic portrayal of a Siberian gulag to be filmed in the former Soviet Union by Soviet filmmakers. See more »

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Brilliant movie; its story is a real nightmare.
30 April 2000 | by (Most, Czech Republic) – See all my reviews

The film is about British archaeologist, who's arrested by Stalin's secret police. It shows the mechanisms of Gulags (Russian concentration camps) and the impression from it was really authentic and awful. It was a nightmare! But there was also an unbelievable love story... The direction was brilliant, actors were brilliant and the film had a some poetry deep inside, the light of humanity, with which a man can resist the bad and harsh power. You won't believe the story if you don't know something about era of Stalinism and communism.


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