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Lenin in 1918 (1939)

Lenin v 1918 godu (original title)
Historical-revolutionary film about Lenin's activities in the first years of Soviet power.

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Mikhail Romm, E. Aron (co-director) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Boris Shchukin Boris Shchukin ... Vladimir Lenin
Nikolai Okhlopkov Nikolai Okhlopkov ... Vasili, Lenin's protege
Aleksandr Shatov ... Konstantinov, conspirator chieftain (as A. Shatov)
Vasiliy Markov Vasiliy Markov ... Feliks Edmundovich Dzerjinsky (as V. Markov)
Vasili Vanin Vasili Vanin ... Kremlin Commandant Mateyev
Nikolay Cherkasov ... Maksim Gorky
Leonid Lyubashevsky Leonid Lyubashevsky ... Yakov Mikhailovich Sverdlov
Vladimir Solovyov ... Sintsov, a spy (as V. Solovyov)
Nikolai Svobodin ... Rutkovsky, a conspirator
V. Tretyakov V. Tretyakov ... Novikov, a conspirator
Natalya Efron Natalya Efron ... Fanni Kaplan (as N. Efron)
E. Muzil E. Muzil ... Yevdokia Ivanova, Lenin's housekeeper
Mikheil Gelovani ... Joseph Stalin (scenes deleted)
Nikolay Bogolyubov ... K.E. Voroshilov (scenes deleted)
Z. Dobina Z. Dobina ... Nadyezda Konstantinovna Krupskaya (Lenina)
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Historical-revolutionary film about Lenin's activities in the first years of Soviet power.

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Genres:

Drama

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Details

Country:

Soviet Union

Language:

Russian

Release Date:

26 June 1939 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Lenin in 1918 See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Mosfilm See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Quotes

[last lines]
Joseph Stalin: Comrade Voroshilov, Tsaritsin Soviet Military Commander of the Front: Give our fraternal greetings to the revolutionary armies who are fighting unselfishly in support of the workers' and peasants' power. Hold high the red banners, carry them before you fearlessly, and destroy the Enemy mercilessly.
Vladimir Lenin: And show the whole world that the Socialist Revolution is invincible.
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Alternate Versions

This film was re-released in 1956 to delete scenes with the character Stalin, as de-Stalinization was then taking place in the USSR. See more »

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