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At Home Among Strangers, a Stranger Among His Own (1974)

Svoy sredi chuzhikh, chuzhoy sredi svoikh (original title)
Set during the Civil War between the Reds and the Whites that followed the 1917 revolution in Russia

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Nikita Mikhalkov
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Cast

Credited cast:
Yuriy Bogatyryov ... Yegor Shilov, chekist
Nikita Mikhalkov ... Alexandr Brylov, yesaul
Sergey Shakurov ... Andrey Zabelin, chief financial officer
Aleksandr Kalyagin ... Vanyukin, railway station officer
Aleksandr Kaydanovskiy ... Lemke, rittmeister
Nikolai Pastukhov ... Stepan Lipyagin, chekist
Aleksandr Porokhovshchikov ... Nikolay Kungurov, Cheka chairman
Anatoli Borisov Anatoli Borisov ... Doktor
Konstantin Raykin ... Kayum
Viktor Shcherbakov ... (as V. Shcherbakov)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Aleksandr Adabashyan
Mikhail Chigaryov
G. Dovezhko G. Dovezhko
S. Frolov S. Frolov
Boris Galkin
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Set during the Civil War between the Reds and the Whites that followed the 1917 revolution in Russia

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Country:

Soviet Union

Language:

Russian

Release Date:

11 November 1974 (Soviet Union) See more »

Also Known As:

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Production Co:

Mosfilm See more »
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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Mosfilm gave the production crew exactly 5400 m of color Kodak stock for the whole movie, therefore parts of the movie and some demanding sequences, like the train robbery, had to be filmed on cheaper black and white stock. See more »

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19 July 2001 | by imikhaylovSee all my reviews

This is a great movie. It reminds me a little bit of "Beloye Solntse Pustini" or in English "The White Sun of the Desert", same type of the 1920's action movie. I think this movie has some of the best cinematography that I have ever seen in any film. This is a very easy going-enjoyable-smart action film. Mikhalkov did a great job.


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