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Aleksei Tolstoy (I) (1883–1945)

Aleksei Tolstoy was born on January 10, 1883 in Nikolayevsk, Samara Governorate, Russian Empire as Aleksei Nikolayevich Tolstoy. He was a writer, known for Aelita: Queen of Mars (1924), Khromoy barin (1929) and Peter the First (1937). He was married to Julia V.Rozhansky, Lyudmila Ilinichna Krestinskaya-Barsheva, Natalia V. Krandievskaya and Sophia... See full bio »

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 2017 The Road to Calvary (TV Mini-Series) (book - 12 episodes)
- Dvenatsataya seriya (2017) ... (book)
- Odinatsataya seriya (2017) ... (book)
- Desyataya seriya (2017) ... (book)
- Devyataya seriya (2017) ... (book)
- Vosmaya seriya (2017) ... (book)
 2014 Orango (Short) (librettist)
 2012/I Sorpresa (Short) (original story)
 2009 So vechora dozhdik (Short) (original story)
 2009 The Golden Key (TV Movie) (book - uncredited)
 2009 Buratino, Son of Pinocchio (novel "Zolotoy klyuchik")
 1998 Stories from My Childhood (TV Series) (adaptation - 1 episode)
- Pinocchio and the Golden Key (1998) ... (adaptation)
 1997 The New Adventures of Buratino (TV Movie) (novel)
 1996 Milyy drug davno zabytykh let... (story "Lyubov")
 1993 A Beautiful Stranger (novel)
 1992 Detstvo Nikity (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1992) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1992) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1992) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1992) ... (novel)
 1991 A Vipera (TV Movie) (novel)
 1989 A Shoeman and a Mermaid (Short) (original story)
 1984 Formula of Love (TV Movie) (story)
 1983 Pokhozhdeniya grafa Nevzorova (story "Pokhozhdeniya grafa Nevzorova, ili Ibikus")
 1980 V nachale slavnykh del (novel "Pyotr Pervyj")
 1980 Yunost Petra (novel "Pyotr Pervyj")
 1980 Aelita (TV Movie) (novel - as Alekszej Tolsztoj)
 1977 Khozhdenie po mukam (TV Series) (novel - 10 episodes)
- Polnoch (1977) ... (novel)
- Roschin (1977) ... (novel)
- Dasha (1977) ... (novel)
- Katya (1977) ... (novel)
- Telegin (1977) ... (novel)
 1977 A cárné összeesküvése (TV Movie) (as Alekszej Tolsztoj)
 1976 The Adventures of Buratino (TV Movie) (book)
 1973 Krakh inzhenera Garina (TV Mini-Series) (novel "Giperboloid inzhenera Garina")
 1971 Aktorka (TV Short) (story)
 1969 Aktrisa (TV Short) (story)
 1965 Gadyuka (book)
 1960 The Adventures of Buratino (book - as A. Tolstoy)
 1959 Khmuroe utro (novel "Khozhdeniye po mukam")
 1958 Vosemnadtsatyy god (novel "Khozhdeniye po mukam")
 1957 Syostry (novel)
 1955 Rooster's Golden Comb (Short) (adapted by)
 1951 Flight to Mars (novel "Aelita" - uncredited)
 1939 The Golden Key (writer)
 1938 Conquest of Peter the Great (novel) / (screenplay)
 1937 Peter the First (novel) / (screenplay)
 1929 Khromoy barin (story)
 1924 Aelita: Queen of Mars (play)
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Playwright: "Aelita" (filmed as Aelita: Queen of Mars (1924))

Alternate Names:

A. Tolstoy | Aleksei N. Tolstoy | Alekszej Tolsztoj

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In 1936 he published his famous book "Zolotoj kljutchik ili Priklyucheniya Buratino" (The golden key, or Buratino's adventures), a Russian adaptation of the novel "Pinocchio" by Carlo Collodi. Originally he was working on a translation of the book after living in Italy from 1923 to 1924 but then started to change the story with new plot elements and names. So Buratino was created by Father Carlo,... See more »

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