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Ilya Noskov ...
Marina Neyolova ...
Lady Esther
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Ivan Frantsevich Brilling
Larisa Borushko ...
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Lizanka von Evert-Kolokoltseva
Kirill Pirogov ...
Akhtyrtsev
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Emma Gottliebovna Pful
Feliks Antipov ...
Grushin
Dmitri Burkhankin ...
Kokorin
Yuri Avsharov ...
Georg
Aleksandr Orlovskiy ...
Cunningham
Vasiliy Kupriyanov ...
Evert-Kolokoltsev
Valentin Golubenko ...
Klaus
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10 March 2002 (Russia)  »

Also Known As:

Azazel nevében  »

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When Lady Esther shows baron Evert-Kokoltsev kids playing in laboratory, there is a Wimshurst machine on the table. However, this contraption was developed after 1880 while the movie is set in 1875. Distinctive oblong inserts show that this is machine of Wimshurst's design, not the period-appropriate generator designed by Holtz or Toepler. See more »

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Smeisya, smeisya gromche vseh
Performed by Ilya Lagutenko
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5 May 2005 | by (Georgia) – See all my reviews

this film is really fantastic! Firstfully I have to say that the novel is written by Georgian writer not Russian, so it is the main reason ,why this film is so fascinating. this is very good story about Masons, and it is really interesting. I like acting in this film, especially the actor Basilashvili, he acts professionally , and of course he is Georgian not Russian. I think it's a good drama combined with detective plot. the end of the film is amazing, maybe the film is a bit long to see it ,when i saw it , I was really excited.So I want to add that this is the best Russian film, I have ever seen, and advise all film fans to see it ,they will enjoy it very much, but when they will see, they must foresee that without Georgian writer and actors this film would'Nat exist.


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