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The beautiful Tanya returns to her small mining town, after supposedly working as a model in Moscow. She decides to marry her shy school sweetheart Mishka, who now works in the mine. The ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
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Mishka
Mariya Mironova ...
Tanya
Andrey Panin ...
Garkusha
Aleksandr Semchev ...
Borzov
Vladimir Simonov ...
Borodin
Mariya Golubkina ...
Sveta
Natalya Kolyakanova ...
Rimma
Elena Novikova ...
Zoika
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Oleg Esaulenko ...
Svetlanov
Marina Golub ...
Café manager
Vladimir Kashpur ...
Grandfather
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Valka
Aleksey Panin
Galina Petrova ...
Mother
Pavel Polmatov ...
Tolya
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The beautiful Tanya returns to her small mining town, after supposedly working as a model in Moscow. She decides to marry her shy school sweetheart Mishka, who now works in the mine. The miners finally receive some pay, but Mishka still ends up with no money to buy his bride a gift, so he seeks the help of his perpetually drunk buddy Garkusha. Mishka's poor working-class family all help to put on a fine wedding with copious amounts of vodka, even though they are suspicious of Tanya's occupation in Moscow, and of her connection with her Mafia ex-boyfriend Borodin. Written by Will Gilbert

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$2,822 (USA) (29 September 2000)

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$16,799 (USA) (29 September 2000)
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A Chaotic Wedding Feast In A Post-Socialism Russia
4 November 2004 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

In Lipski, a small town 200 km far from Moscow, in a post-socialism Russia, the top-model Tanya (Mariya Mironova) returns home after five years in Moscow. She meets the shy miner Mishka (Marat Basharov), for whom she had a crush when she was a teenager, and proposes him, after gambling heads or tails. Mishka accepts to marry her, but he does not have any money for the feast or for a gift. His honored father makes the arrangements for the simple party. His drunken friend Garkusha (Andrei Panin) decides to help him to get money for a wedding gift, but indeed he gets Mishka into trouble with the nasty local chief of police Borzov (as Aleksandr Semchev), a limited man who aims to be transferred to Moscow. Meanwhile, the wealthy former lover of Tanya, Borodin (Vladimir Simonov), comes to Lispki, trying to recover Tanya. Further, after the ceremony, Tanya discloses surprising revelations to Mishka. 'The Wedding' is a totally unpredictable funny movie, showing samples of the post-socialism Russia, with the happy, beautiful and broken people, the powerful and corrupt capitalist (Borodin), traces of the former authoritarian regime (Borzov) and lots of vodka. The happiness and the beauty of the people without money recalled me in many situations the joyful Brazilian people. The gorgeous Mariya Mironova resembles the American actress Cameron Diaz. 'The Wedding' is a different and interesting movie for viewers who appreciate different cultures. My vote is seven.

Title (Brazil): 'As Bodas' ('The Wedding Feast')


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