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Formula of Love (1984)

Formula lyubvi (original title)
A young aristocrat, Aleksei Fedyashev, is languishing in his family's country estate, spending his days reading poetry and confessing his love... to a statue. Upon hearing that famous Count... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Elena Valyushkina ...
Mariya
Aleksandr Mikhaylov ...
Aleksei Fedyashev
Aleksandr Abdulov ...
Zhakob
Semyon Farada ...
Margadon
Aleksandra Zakharova ...
Fimka
Nodar Mgaloblishvili ...
Elena Aminova ...
Lorentsa
Tatyana Pelttser ...
Fedosya Ivanovna
Leonid Bronevoy ...
Doctor
Nikolai Skorobogatov ...
Stepan
Aleksandra Kharitonova
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Anya Andrianova
Mikhail Bychkov
Anna Frolovtseva
Vyacheslav Gorbunchikov
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A young aristocrat, Aleksei Fedyashev, is languishing in his family's country estate, spending his days reading poetry and confessing his love... to a statue. Upon hearing that famous Count Cagliostro is touring Russia and has created quite a buzz in high society with his "magic", he decides to ask the Count to bring the statue to life... Written by FD <junta@komkon.org>

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Margadon: Peasant, do you want big, but pure love? Come to the hayloft in the evening.
Fimka: Why not come? I'll come. Only you come too. Because the other gentleman promised to come, but after got scared.
Zhakob: But she won't come alone. She'll come with a blacksmith.
Margadon: What do we need a blacksmith for? We don't need a blacksmith. What am I, a horse?
Fimka: He is my uncle, like a father to me... You are going to propose, aren't you?
Margadon: OK, that's enough. You are free to go. Don't you see that we in the middle of the game?
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Un momento
Written by Gennadiy Gladkov and Yuli Kim
Performed by Aleksandr Abdulov and Semyon Farada
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26 January 2006 | by (Stockholm, Sweden) – See all my reviews

I am really surprised with the previous comment. My personal point of view - this is really sad movie under the cover of comedy. I think Caliostro is one of the best character which I have ever seen. You know, almost all Soviet movies and cartoons consist of several layers and you can re watch them hundred of times and every time figure out something new. Mark Zakharov is a brilliant director and all his movies have a little absurd screenplay and magnificent sense. About the cast: every actor is genius by his/her self and great altogether. Just take a look at Bronevoy, Pelttser, Farada. Besides, I don't know any other movie which gave such amount of memorable quotes.


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