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Seryozha (1960)

The mother of a 5 years old Seryozha remarries. This man becomes a friend and a confident, an adult who see Seryozha not as a child, but as a person.

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Georgiy Daneliya (as G. Daneliya), Vera Panova (novel) (as V. Panova) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Boris Barkhatov ... Seryozha (as Borya Barkhatov)
Sergey Bondarchuk ... Korostelyov (as S. Bondarchuk)
Irina Skobtseva ... Maryana (as T. Skobtseva)
Natalya Chechyotkina Natalya Chechyotkina ... Lidka (as Natasha Chechetkina)
Sergei Metelitsin Sergei Metelitsin ... Vaska (as Seryozha Metelitsin)
Yuri Kozlov Yuri Kozlov ... Zhenka (as Yura Kozlov)
Alyona Dotsenko Alyona Dotsenko ... Shurik
Lyubov Sokolova ... Vaskina maty (as L. Sokolova)
Vasiliy Merkurev ... dyadya Kostya (as V. Merkuryev)
Aleksandra Panova ... tetya Pasha (as A. Panova)
Klarina Frolova-Vorontsova ... Zhenkina tetka (as K. Frolova)
Nikolay Sergeev ... Lukyanych (as N. Sergeyev)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Vasili Brovkin Vasili Brovkin
Vyacheslav Brovkin Vyacheslav Brovkin ... dyadya Petya (as V. Brovkin)
Valentin Bryleev ... Prositel (as V. Bryleyev)
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The mother of a 5 years old Seryozha remarries. This man becomes a friend and a confident, an adult who see Seryozha not as a child, but as a person.

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The Studio That Brought You "Ballad of a Soldier"...Presents for You Another Screen Masterpiece! See more »

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Details

Country:

Soviet Union

Language:

Russian

Release Date:

12 August 1960 (Soviet Union) See more »

Also Known As:

A Summer to Remember See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Mosfilm See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Initially, another actor was invited for the role of Korostelyov. However, the artistic council of the association did not approve this and recommended Sergey Bondarchuk to them. The young directors did not believe that Bondarchuk would agree to act in a directorial debut. But after reading the script, Sergey said that he liked the role. See more »

Quotes

dyadya Petya: Hey, boy! Have a candy to enjoy! *gives him a sweet*
Seryozha: Thank you! *opens the candy wrapper, finds that there's nothing inside, only paper, the man starts laughing loudly*
Seryozha: Uncle Petya, are you dumb?
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Beautiful Film
8 May 2013 | by Sgt_Pepper1102See all my reviews

My father told me he had seen this film in 1962 when he was about 9 years old, and I saw it yesterday and although it had some technical problems such as a poor audio quality and a very dirty, grainy film, I enjoyed the warmth and simplicity of the story, it was very human and honest, with a great cinematography and amazing performances.

At first I thought I was going to see a movie for kids, but the camera work, situations and performances quickly dragged me into the story which has a lot of depth both in content and emotionally. Some might say there's a bit of political themes in this film, but it's not really propagandist or moralist at all. I recommend this for anyone who loves films like "Kes" by Ken Loach or "Little Fugitive" by Morris Engel.


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