Mariya Itina (as M. Itina), Sergei Yutkevich


Boris Levin (play) (as B. Levin), Pyotr Pavlenko (play) (as P. Pavlenko) | 3 more credits »
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Credited cast:
Leonid Lyubashevsky Leonid Lyubashevsky ... Yakov Sverdlov
Maksim Shtraukh Maksim Shtraukh ... Lenin
Andro Kobaladze Andro Kobaladze ... Stalin
Pavel Kadochnikov ... Gorki
Nikolay Kryuchkov ... Trofimow
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Irina Fedotova ... Zina Mironov
Nikolay Gorlov ... Mironov
Ivan Nazarov ... Akim
Nikolai Okhlopkov Nikolai Okhlopkov ... Feodor Chaliapin
Igor Smirnov Igor Smirnov ... Lenka Sukhov child
Kseniya Tarasova Kseniya Tarasova ... Anisa Sukhov
Vladimir Vladislavskiy ... Kazimir Petrovich


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Biography | Drama




Soviet Union



Release Date:

12 December 1940 (Soviet Union) See more »

Also Known As:

Der erste Präsident See more »

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Soyuzdetfilm See more »
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| (1965 re-release)

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