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Tayna zheleznoy dveri (1971)

A young boy finds that he can use broken matches to cast magic, but only once. However, an evil wizard has taken notice, and hopes to manipulate the boy to make him just as evil as himself.

Director:

Mikhail Yuzovsky

Writers:

Aleksandr Rejzhevsky, Yuri Tomin (story "Shyol po gorodu volshebnik") (as Yu. Tomin)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Alisa Freyndlikh ... Mother
Oleg Tabakov ... Father
Saveliy Kramarov ... Pigeon
Yuri Uspensky Yuri Uspensky ... Robot
Evaldas Mikaliunas ... Tolik
Andrey Kharybin ... Mishka
Dmitri Yuzovsky Dmitri Yuzovsky ... Mitka (as Mitya Yuzovsky)
Sergei Yevsyunin Sergei Yevsyunin ... Wizard
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Vladimir Brezhnev Vladimir Brezhnev ... Himself
Valeri Fomenkov Valeri Fomenkov
Svetlana Galkina Svetlana Galkina
A. Gorizontov A. Gorizontov
Tatyana Grishina Tatyana Grishina ... (as T. Grishina)
Anatoliy Ivanov
Eduard Ivanov Eduard Ivanov
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A young boy finds that he can use broken matches to cast magic, but only once. However, an evil wizard has taken notice, and hopes to manipulate the boy to make him just as evil as himself.

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Country:

Soviet Union

Language:

Russian

Release Date:

23 August 1971 (Soviet Union) See more »

Also Known As:

The Secret of the Iron Door See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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