7.7/10
888
5 user 2 critic

Five Evenings (1979)

Pyat vecherov (original title)
Tamara and Sasha were separated during the war. Now (1957) Sasha is visiting Moscow for five days and by chance recognizes the house where Tamara used to live. She is still living there with her nephew Slava.

Director:

Nikita Mikhalkov
Reviews
1 win. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Early in the 20th century, family and friends gather at the country estate of a general's widow, Anna Petrovna. Sofia, the new wife of Anna's step-son, recognizes Misha, the brother-in-law ... See full summary »

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Stars: Aleksandr Kalyagin, Elena Solovey, Evgeniya Glushenko
Rodnya (1982)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A woman from the countryside comes to the city to visit her only daughter and granddaughter. She is hopelessly lost in this world she does not understand.

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Stars: Nonna Mordyukova, Svetlana Kryuchkova, Yuriy Bogatyryov
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Olga Voznesenskaya is a silent screen star whose pictures are so popular that underground revolutionaries risk capture to see them. She's in southern Russia filming a tear-jerker as the ... See full summary »

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Stars: Elena Solovey, Rodion Nahapetov, Aleksandr Kalyagin
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Set during the Civil War between the Reds and the Whites that followed the 1917 revolution in Russia

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Stars: Yuriy Bogatyryov, Nikita Mikhalkov, Sergey Shakurov
Oblomov (1980)
Comedy | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

St. Petersburg, mid 19th century: the indolent, middle-aged Oblomov lives in a flat with his older servant, Zakhar. He sleeps much of the day, dreaming of his childhood on his parents' ... See full summary »

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Stars: Oleg Tabakov, Yuriy Bogatyryov, Elena Solovey
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Without Witness is an unflinchingly intimate and wickedly plotted two-actor tour de force pitting a divorced couple against each other and themselves.

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Stars: Irina Kupchenko, Mikhail Ulyanov, Eduard Artemev
Oci ciornie (1987)
Comedy | Romance | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Aboard a ship early in the 20th-century, a middle-aged Italian tells his story of love to a Russian. In a series of flashbacks filmed almost entirely in creams, whites, and ochers, the ... See full summary »

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Stars: Marcello Mastroianni, Silvana Mangano, Marthe Keller
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

School teacher is cheating on his wife and lies about it.

Director: Georgiy Daneliya
Stars: Oleg Basilashvili, Natalya Gundareva, Marina Neyolova
Siberiade (1979)
Drama | History | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

When Solomin gots a Russian generations, with the help of a cold pill, after the Siberian Village can showing a time before the Russian Revolution.

Director: Andrey Konchalovskiy
Stars: Nikita Mikhalkov, Vitali Solomin, Sergey Shakurov
Close to Eden (1991)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

The shepherd Gombo lives with his wife, three children and grandmother in a tent on the Mongolian steppe. They are pleased with their rustic conditions, until a Russian truck driver, ... See full summary »

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Stars: Badema, Bayaertu, Vladimir Gostyukhin
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

The final part of Mikhalkov's trilogy about Divisional Commander Kotov finds him returning home during World War II having been betrayed, narrowly escaped execution for treason and nearly ... See full summary »

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Stars: Nikita Mikhalkov, Nadezhda Mikhalkova, Anna Mikhalkova
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

Epic film about WWII, a sequel to Burnt by the Sun (1994). Evil Stalin is terrorizing people of Russia while the Nazis are advancing. Russian officer Kotov, who miraculously survived the ... See full summary »

Director: Nikita Mikhalkov
Stars: Nikita Mikhalkov, Oleg Menshikov, Nadezhda Mikhalkova
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Lyudmila Gurchenko ... Tamara Vasilyevna
Stanislav Lyubshin ... Aleksandr Petrovich Ilijn
Valentina Telichkina ... Zoya
Larisa Kuznetsova ... Katya
Igor Nefyodov ... Slava
Aleksandr Adabashyan ... Timofeyev
Nina Ter-Osipyan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lyudmila Gajlikovskaya ... (as L. Gajlinovskaya)
N. Kanarsky N. Kanarsky
S. Lobakov S. Lobakov
Olga Nikolaeva Olga Nikolaeva ... (as O. Nikolayeva)
Edit

Storyline

Tamara and Sasha were separated during the war. Now (1957) Sasha is visiting Moscow for five days and by chance recognizes the house where Tamara used to live. She is still living there with her nephew Slava.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Soviet Union

Language:

Russian

Release Date:

November 1979 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Five Evenings See more »

Filming Locations:

Moscow, Russia See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Mosfilm,Satra,Sovexportfilm See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Black and White | Color (Sovcolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Referenced in Prozhektorperiskhilton: Nikita Mikhalkov (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Guby okayannye
Written by Yuli Kim
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Unknown gem
9 April 2008 | by maciuspSee all my reviews

Watching the latest movies of that director is not a very pleasant experience. The experience is even worse, if you had seen his earlier work. I doubt many people did though, and I would like to encourage everyone to try to see this movie.

It is a deeply engaging drama - a story of love that got broken by the history but gets another chance. After all these years passed, however, the question is, are the people even capable to try for something that would change their whole life?

Leading roles are acted superbly (supporting kids have their worse and better moments), the story is told in an extremely tight manner and the final master shot is simply breathtaking, and perfectly rounds up the meaning of this movie. It is a showcase of an incredible talent. Whatever happened to Nikita after he made "The Sunburnt"?


11 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 5 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed