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A chronicle of the rise of the advertising industry in Post-Soviet Russia.

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Leonid Azadovsky
Andrey Fomin ...
Morkovin
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Gireyev
Vladimir Menshov ...
Farseykin
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Vovchik
Ivan Okhlobystin ...
Malyuta
Andrey Panin ...
Kolya Smirnov
Leonid Parfyonov ...
TV Journalist
Aleksandr Gordon ...
Khanin
Amaliya Mordvinova ...
Lena
Andrei V. Vasilyev ...
Savin
Yuriy Safarov ...
Gussein
Igor Grigoriev ...
Ad agency owner
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Generation P is at once a comedy, a tragedy and a historical epic about the rise of a poet-turned-copywriter through Russia's nascent advertising business in post-Communist Moscow, to the chief "creative" behind the virtual world of Russian politics. Written by Generation P

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Budget:

$7,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,724 (USA) (16 November 2012)

Gross:

$6,724 (USA) (16 November 2012)
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Konstantin Khabenskiy turned down the role of Babylen Tatarsky. Than it went with Vladimir Epifantsev. See more »

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Mercedes-Benz S-class shown in the film has clear turn indicators, a feature that appeared after a mid-90's restyling, while the time depicted is 1993. See more »

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Don't worry if you aren't Russian or haven't read the book
5 January 2015 | by See all my reviews

It might even be better if you haven't read the book, but come in naively as I did and just start watching with no expectations. Although this work of magical realism has a strong Russian flavor, it is as much about western civilization as anything else. Ironically, one of the themes is that Russia produces no products, but the Russian pose has long been that it produces philosophical literature and this appreciated qualifies. It also gives you a big taste of Russia that can be tasted by someone who knows very little. The "cultural references" may be specific, but the context usually gives you an idea of what sort of thing is being referenced. I look forward to forcing my husband to watch it with me, and I wish I had more time to read, because the book must be really good.


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