Doktor Zhivago (2006)

TV Mini-Series  -   -  Drama
7.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.5/10 from 356 users  
Reviews: 2 user

In Doctor Zhivago, the life of a young doctor is intertwined with the fate of Russia at the beginning of the 20th century. Yuri Zhivago is orphaned at a young age, and his uncle brings him ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 822 titles
created 28 Aug 2011
 
a list of 57 titles
created 13 May 2012
 
a list of 47 titles
created 20 Mar 2013
 
a list of 475 titles
created 02 Apr 2013
 
a list of 339 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Doktor Zhivago" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Doktor Zhivago (2006– )

Doktor Zhivago (2006– ) on IMDb 7.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Doktor Zhivago.

User Polls

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Est - Ouest (1999)
Drama | History | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

June 1946: Stalin invites Russian emigres to return to the motherland. It's a trap: when a ship-load from France arrives in Odessa, only a physician and his family are spared execution or ... See full summary »

Director: Régis Wargnier
Stars: Oleg Menshikov, Sandrine Bonnaire, Catherine Deneuve
Drama | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Third film based on Boris Akunin's "Priklucheniya Erasta Petrovicha Fandorina" series of novels. On a train from St. Petersburg to Moscow general Khrapov was killed and no one else but ... See full summary »

Director: Filipp Yankovskiy
Stars: Oleg Menshikov, Nikita Mikhalkov, Konstantin Khabenskiy
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Douglas is a foreign entrepreneur, who ventures to Russia in 1885 with dreams of selling a new, experimental steam-driven timber harvester in the wilds of Siberia. Jane is his assistant, ... See full summary »

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Stars: Julia Ormond, Oleg Menshikov, Aleksey Petrenko
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Early in the 20th century, family and friends gather at the country estate of a general's widow, Anna Petrovna. Sofia, the new wife of Anna's step-son, recognizes Misha, the brother-in-law ... See full summary »

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Stars: Aleksandr Kalyagin, Elena Solovey, Evgeniya Glushenko
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Cinematographic adaptation of classical Russian play "Dowry-less" by A. Ostrovsky. Noble but poor widow seeks to arrange marriage for her three daughters. She maintains "open house" or ... See full summary »

Director: Eldar Ryazanov
Stars: Alisa Freyndlikh, Larisa Guzeeva, Nikita Mikhalkov
Biography | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Biopic of Russian ice hockey legend Valeri Kharlamov from early childhood, rising to the pinnacle of the sport and his untimely death.

Director: Nikolay Lebedev
Stars: Javier Alcina, Elena Anisimova, Anna Arshava
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

The final part of Mikhalkov's trilogy about Divisional Commander Kotov finds him returning home during World War II having been betrayed, narrowly escaped execution for treason and nearly ... See full summary »

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Stars: Nikita Mikhalkov, Nadezhda Mikhalkova, Anna Mikhalkova
Doutor Jivago (TV Series 1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Zolotoy telyonok (TV Mini-Series 2005)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

An adaptation of the cult novel by Ilya Ilf and Yevgeny Petrov including unpublished scenes that fell prey to Soviet censors. One of Russia's most popular actors, Oleg Menshikov, plays ... See full summary »

Stars: Oleg Menshikov, Aleksey Devotchenko, Olga Krasko
Utomlennye solntsem 2 (TV Mini-Series 2011)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  
Stars: Aleksandr Adabashyan, Nina Arkhipova, Sergey Bachurskiy
Apostol (TV Mini-Series 2008)
Action | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Stars: Evgeniy Mironov, Nikolay Fomenko, Darya Moroz
Pokrov Gates (TV Movie 1982)
Comedy | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Stories from the lives of the tennants of the Moscow's communal apatment: Kostik, who is a college student, lives with his aunt while studying; Arkady Velyurov who is a performing artist; ... See full summary »

Director: Mikhail Kozakov
Stars: Oleg Menshikov, Sofiya Pilyavskaya, Leonid Bronevoy
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Oleg Menshikov ...
...
 Lara
Oleg Yankovskiy ...
...
 Antipov, Sr.
Sergey Gorobchenko ...
Vladimir Ilin ...
Irina Brazgovka ...
Kirill Pirogov ...
Inga Strelkova-Oboldina ...
 Shurochka Shlezinger
Andrey Panin ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Maksim Averin ...
 Man-'bush'
Yuriy Babochenok ...
 (2006)
Sergey Druzyak ...
 Gymnasia pupil
Sergey Gazarov ...
 Alaverdov
Edit

Storyline

In Doctor Zhivago, the life of a young doctor is intertwined with the fate of Russia at the beginning of the 20th century. Yuri Zhivago is orphaned at a young age, and his uncle brings him to Moscow, where he studies medicine while living with his uncle's family. At a New Year's ball, he witnesses an assassination attempt on a high society lawyer named Komarovksy. What shocks Yuri is the identity of the shooter: Lara Gishar. By coincidence, he had been present earlier when Lara and Komarovsky first met at the Montenegro hotel. At the time, their magnetism and their unusual relationship, both extremely open and particularly secretive, revealed to the young doctor a world of emotions he had yet to experience. Yuri is told that Komarovsky played a role in his father's suicide, but this news has less effect on him than the chance meeting with Lara. At the beginning of WWI, Doctor Zhivago goes to the front, leaving his wife and children in Moscow. He is unaware that many years later Lara ... Written by Pavel P.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

tv mini series | See All (1) »

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

10 May 2006 (Russia)  »

Also Known As:

Doctor Zhivago  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

|

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Version of Doctor Zhivago (2002) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Best of the genre of television series
23 December 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

One would not expect such deep and powerful work in the television series genre. The authors of the work have by far surpassed the boundaries of the genre, or simply haven not noticed them in the process. The adaptation of the Nobel prize winning novel is done by one of the best forces in the craft of script –– Arabov (who best known for his work with post-tarkovskian director Sokurov -- see their recent Faust), joined by the wonderful leading cast of Menshikov, Hamatova, Yankovsky and extremely expressive performance of the smaller parts. Music by Artemiev seems to indicate that this composer grew a lot since his fruitful engagement with Tarkovsky.

A note: IMDb mistakingly uses a poster from another movie with the same title.


6 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
I can see see some flaws dia58
Wrong year in IMDb entry? hathiphnath
Opinion of Omar Sharif or any member of the 1965 cast+crew on this? AudemarsPiguet
Discuss Doktor Zhivago (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?