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Battle of Warsaw 1920 (2011)

1920 Bitwa Warszawska (original title)
The First Polish 3D Feature Film! Poland's winning battle against Soviet Russia as seen through the eyes of two young protagonists, Ola and Jan. She is a Warsaw cabaret dancer, while he is ... See full summary »

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Natasza Urbanska ...
Ola Raniewska
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Jan Krynicki
Jerzy Bonczak ...
Captain Kostrzewa
Adam Ferency ...
Bukowski
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Boleslaw Wieniawa-Dlugoszowski
Ewa Wisniewska ...
Actress Ada
Aleksandr Domogarov ...
Kryshkin (as Aleksander Domagarow)
Olga Kabo ...
Sofiya Nikolayevna
Adam Strzelecki ...
Wincenty Witos (as Andrzej Strezelecki)
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Premier Wladyslaw Grabski
Rafal Cieszynski ...
Kowalewski
Lukasz Garlicki ...
Piotr Glowacki ...
Anatol
Wojciech Solarz ...
Samuel
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The First Polish 3D Feature Film! Poland's winning battle against Soviet Russia as seen through the eyes of two young protagonists, Ola and Jan. She is a Warsaw cabaret dancer, while he is a cavalry officer and poet who believes in socialist ideals. Written by extreme94

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30 September 2011 (Poland)  »

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1920 - Die letzte Schlacht  »

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PLN 27,000,000 (estimated)
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The film takes place from August 12 to August 25, 1920. See more »

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Spiewka 1920
Written by Krzesimir Debski
Performed by Natasza Urbanska & Borys Szyc
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Bitwa Warszawska - Both Great and Bland At Times
11 November 2012 | by (Russian Federation) – See all my reviews

I love Polish history. I am fond of the Civil War period, and this particular period is of an extreme interest. 1920 was the year decisive for Poland, since Soviet powers decided to attack the land and take it making it a Soviet republic. The slim but brave Polish army defends the Motherland and due to several smart moves manages to defeat Soviet troops and keep the country integrity intact. That was history. Now, Jerzy Hoffman made a grand war film with a huge budget and great Andrzej Idziak as a cameraman. Great casting, excellent actors (Urbanska, Szyc, Olbrychski, Domogarow, Ferency, Kabo among many), superb color scheme, good music, awesome battle scenes, and a sheer explosion of patriotism galore. The film is generally very good, and a great period piece, the obvious similarities between Bitwa and Ogniem i Mieczem made it even better. But there are some weak dialogs, some prolonged scenes, some obvious caricature images of Bolsheviks - these all made the film good, but not perfect. Which is a pity, it could've been much better


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