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Okraina (1998)

| Drama | 1998 (Russia)

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Yuriy Dubrovin ...
Filipp Safronov
Nikolay Olyalin ...
Kolka Poluyanov
Aleksei Pushkin ...
Panka Morozov
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Vasili Perfilyev
Rimma Markova ...
Panka's Mother
Viktor Stepanov ...
The Master
Anatoliy Koshcheev ...
The Lykov Bros
Viktor Venes ...
The Lykov Bros
Aleksandr Vdovin ...
Makhotin
Galina Zolotaryova ...
Makhotin's Wife
Oleg Mokshantsev ...
Simavin
Vyacheslav Kulakov ...
Simavin's Son
Mariya Kostina ...
(as M. Kostina)
Nikolai Pozdnyakov
V. Smirnov
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beautiful
5 October 2007 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

I thought this was a really beautiful movie. It is not the type of movie that can be a big commercial success, I don't think you have to be Russian to 'get it'. Actually in general I think it is wrong to try and understand a movie from the supposition that there is only one explanation and one correct interpretation. Obviously it tells us of a barren, vast country, where man struggles with the earth. The imagery is really powerful, it sticks in your head. The actors do a fabulous job. Lighting, decor and photography are just absolutely right there on perfection. I recommend this for people who want a feast for their eyes, mind and soul.


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