About the love of shy and honest Torik with Anjel - girl with the oldest occupation in the world. Could Torik survive the disgrace from the town?



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Mher Mkrtchyan ...
Ashot Adamyan ...
Galina Belyaeva ...
Anzhel (as Galya Belyaeva)
Tigran Voskanyan ...
Arsen Kuyumdzhyan ...
Torik as child (as Arsen Kuyumjyan)
M. Abusefyan
Arshavir Geodakyan ...
Asatur, butcher (as Artashes Geodakyan)
Armen Khostikyan ...
Mayis Gharagyozyan ...
Natalya Krachkovskaya ...
Meline Hamamjyan ...
Mariam, neighbour
Aleksandr Hovhannisyan ...
Teacher (as A. Hovhannisyan)
Egine Hovhannisyan ...
(as H. Hovhannisyan)
Stepan Harutyunyan


Western-Armenian provincial town at the beginning of the 20th century. After his parents death, little Torik is left in charge of his aunt Turnanta and her husband Grigor-agha. He grows as a shy and quiet, honest and credulous child. Everything's supposed to be all right until he became an adult. He falls in love and marries Anjel, a girl from a brothel. The town is in contempt and could not forgive him for that. Thus Torik turns into a resolute and courageous defendant of his own happiness. Written by Artak

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April 1982 (USA)  »

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A Slap in the Face  »

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