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Guest from the Future 

Gostya iz budushchego (original title)
A school boy finds a time machine and he helps Alisa, a scientist girl in the future, to save a mind-reading device from space pirates. Chased by the pirates and followed by Alisa he saves the device bringing it back to his own time.
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Complete series cast summary:
Natalya Guseva Natalya Guseva ...  Alisa Seleznyova 5 episodes, 1984
Aleksei Fomkin Aleksei Fomkin ...  Kolya Gerasimov 5 episodes, 1984
Ilya Naumov Ilya Naumov ...  Fima Korolyov 5 episodes, 1984
Vyacheslav Nevinnyy ...  Space Pirate Veselchak U 4 episodes, 1984
Mikhail Kononov ...  Space Pirate Krys 4 episodes, 1984
Maryana Ionesyan Maryana Ionesyan ...  Yulya Gribkova 3 episodes, 1984
Yelena Metyolkina ...  Polina 3 episodes, 1984
Tatyana Bozhok ...  Kolya's Mother 3 episodes, 1984
Anton Sukhoverko Anton Sukhoverko ...  Pupil - Kolya Sulima 3 episodes, 1984
Semyon Buzgan Semyon Buzgan ...  Pupil - Kolya Sadovsky 3 episodes, 1984
Alyosha Muravyov Alyosha Muravyov ...  Pupil - Borya Messerer 3 episodes, 1984
Ekaterina Averbakh Ekaterina Averbakh ...  Pupil - Mila Rutkevich 3 episodes, 1984
Yelena Kolyaskina Yelena Kolyaskina ...  Pupil - Katya Mikhajlova 3 episodes, 1984
Mariya Baukina Mariya Baukina ...  Pupil - Albina Fetisova 3 episodes, 1984
Natalya Shanayeva Natalya Shanayeva ...  Pupil - Lena Dombazova 3 episodes, 1984
Mariya Skvortsova ...  Old Woman / ... 3 episodes, 1984
Vladimir Nosik ...  Grandfather Pavel / ... 3 episodes, 1984
Evgeniy Gerasimov ...  Robot Verter 2 episodes, 1984
Natalya Varley ...  Marta Erastovna 2 episodes, 1984
Mariya Sternikova ...  Nurse Shurochka / ... 2 episodes, 1984
Andrey Gradov ...  Ishutin 2 episodes, 1984
Yekaterina Vasilyeva ...  Alla Sergeevna 2 episodes, 1984
Aleksandr Lysykh Aleksandr Lysykh 2 episodes, 1984
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6-grader Kolya Gerasimov discovers a time machine in a basement of an old house in Moscow and gets transferred into the 21st century. There he is allowed to look around. Accidentally, Kolya witnesses two space pirates who arrive from Saturn and later try to steal a device called a "Mielophone" (which can read thoughts) from Alisa Seleznyova - a girl that performs experiments with this device and animals. Kolya manages to save the device from the pirates and brings it back to the 20th century. But both pirates and Alisa get there too. Alisa knows where Kolya studies but doesn't know what he looks like. Pirates saw Kolya, but don't know anything about him. Written by Boris Shafir <shafir@hsi.com>

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Official Sites:

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Soviet Union

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Russian

Release Date:

7 July 1984 (Soviet Union) See more »

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(5 episodes)

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Color
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Trivia

This series generated what was known as "Alyssamania" and the star received hundreds of love letters from schoolboys. See more »

Quotes

Fima Korolyov: All grandmothers like me because I have good appetite.
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Follows The Mystery of the Third Planet (1981) See more »

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Childhood favorite
7 March 2002 | by Mitora-sanSee all my reviews

Even though dated by today's standards, "Guests of the Future" tends to be a very memorable children's show. I've always consitered Pavel Arsenov to be Russia's "Leiji Matsumoto".

Plot revolves around 11 year old Kolya Gerasimov who discovers a time machine in a basement of an old house in Moscow and gets transferred into the 21st century. Then he is allowed to look around, everything seems to be different! Accidentally, Kolya witnesses two space pirates who arrive from Saturn and later try to steal a device called a "Mielophone" (which can read thoughts) from Alisa Seleznyova - a young girl who could talk to animals and machinery. Kolya manages to save the device from the pirates and brings it back to the 20th century. But both pirates and Alisa get there too. Alisa knows where Kolya studies but doesn't know what he looks like. Pirates saw Kolya, however, they know nothing about him.

Very deep plot, nice soundtrack and rather thought provoking, consitiering that the audience that is aimed for is children/pre-teen audience. It was availiable for a while (In Russian and Mandarin with Chinese subtitles), but I think they should re-release it again one day!


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