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On His Own (1939)

V lyudyakh (original title)
For the family really no money, Alexei began to make a living. Everything was limited to dirty chores, but while reading could end his depression. After hard working experience, he was ... See full summary »

Director:

Mark Donskoy

Writers:

Mark Donskoy, Maxim Gorky (book) | 1 more credit »
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Aleksei Lyarsky Aleksei Lyarsky ... Aleksei Peshkov (later, Maxim Gorky)
Irina Zarubina ... Natalya, the washer-woman
Varvara Massalitinova ... Akulina Ivanovna Kashirina
Yelizaveta Lilina Yelizaveta Lilina ... Matriona Ivanovna (as Ye. Lilina)
Ivan Kudryavtsev ... Sergeyev, the son-in-law (as I. Kudryavtsev)
Nadezhda Berezovskaya Nadezhda Berezovskaya ... Ivanovna-Sergeyeva, daughter (as N. Berezovskaya)
Ye. Seleznyov Ye. Seleznyov ... Viktor Ivanov, son
Darya Zerkalova Darya Zerkalova ... The Rich Woman With Books (segment "like Queen Margo") (as D. Zerkalova)
Aleksandr Timontayev Aleksandr Timontayev ... Smury, the cook (as A. Timontayev)
Mikhail Povolotsky Mikhail Povolotsky ... Sergei, the ship's waiter
Nikolay Gorlov ... Ship's Steward (as N. Gorlov)
Mikhail Troyanovskiy ... Grandfather Kachirin
Vyacheslav Novikov Vyacheslav Novikov ... Uncle Yakov Kashirin (as V. Novikov)
Nikolai Plotnikov ... Zhikaryov, icon painter
N. Chugunov N. Chugunov ... Ivan Larionovich
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For the family really no money, Alexei began to make a living. Everything was limited to dirty chores, but while reading could end his depression. After hard working experience, he was determined to Kazan in the passion of being a strongmen. Written by Yao Guo

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Country:

Soviet Union

Language:

Russian

Release Date:

12 September 1939 (USA) See more »

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Mono

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1.37 : 1
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