Young and beautiful Lara is loved by three men: a revolutionary, a mogul, and a doctor. Their lives become intertwined with the drama of Russian revolution. Doctor Zhivago is about to get ... See full summary »
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 Victor Komarovsky (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Tonya Gromyko Zhivago (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Little Yury (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Little Tonya (2 episodes, 2002)
Nick Stewart ...
 Orthodox Priest (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Professor (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Misha Gordon (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Olya Demina (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Amalia Guishar (2 episodes, 2002)
Robert Orr ...
 Agitator (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Pasha Antipov / ... (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Mayakovsky (2 episodes, 2002)
David Fisher ...
 Blok (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Andrey Zhivago (2 episodes, 2002)
John Comer ...
 Bolshevik Infiltrator (2 episodes, 2002)
Honza Klimer ...
 Convoy Officer (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Madame Fleury (2 episodes, 2002)
Jan Travnicek ...
 Sasha Zhivago (2 episodes, 2002)
Jan Unger ...
 Vassya (2 episodes, 2002)
Vojtech Rohlícek ...
 Vassya (2 episodes, 2002)
Philip Lenkowsky ...
 Remaining Villager (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Mikulytsin (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Katya (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Palyk (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Liberius (2 episodes, 2002)
Stuart Penn ...
 Mutilated Man (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Anna Gromyko (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Lara Antipova (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Yury Zhivago (2 episodes, 2002)
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 Alexander Gromyko (2 episodes, 2002)
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Young and beautiful Lara is loved by three men: a revolutionary, a mogul, and a doctor. Their lives become intertwined with the drama of Russian revolution. Doctor Zhivago is about to get married to another when he first lays eyes on Lara. Their love story is unfolding against the backdrop of revolution which affects the doctor's career, his family, and his love to Lara. Written by Steve Shelokhonov

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Trivia

Ioan Gruffudd was originally offered the role of Doctor Yuri Zhivago, but he turned it down. See more »

Quotes

Yuri: Do you have any idea how much she loved you?
Stelnikov/Pasha: What makes you say that?
Yuri: Because she told me herself.
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Featured in The Story of the Costume Drama: Picture Perfect (2008) See more »

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Korobochka
Russian traditional
At the wedding party of Zhivago and Tonya
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a perfect Zhivago
16 March 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I watched this movie on accident actually, sending someone else to rent "Dr. Zhivago" for me, and he returned with this mini-series, I of course intending the 1967 classic which I love. I gamely watched the re-make anyway and was absolutely thrilled! This version actually had dialog! I hadn't realized how much an actual plot line or character development had been missing from the old one, but I was amazed at how well these characters were developed, lovingly acted and portrayed, and while I have not read the book, it appeared to be a good adaptation. Hans Matheson was a much better Zhivago than Omar Shariff, though I didn't think I would ever find myself saying so, and all the other characters were well-cast. The only disappointment to me was Sam Neill, who is one of my favorite actors. While his performance was solid, I didn't feel that he brought anything extra to Kamarovsky. Even if you love the classic, as I do, give this one a chance.


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