Moy lyubimyy kloun (1987)

Film is based on the eponymous book by V. Livanov. About a boy, who is adopted by the divorced man.


Yuriy Kushneryov


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Credited cast:
Oleg Menshikov ... Sergei Sinitsin
Ilya Tyurin
Vladimir Ilin ... Roman
Tatyana Dogileva
Natalya Sayko
Oleg Strizhenov
Archil Gomiashvili Archil Gomiashvili
Olga Bityukova
Lionella Pyryeva
Yevgeny Gavrilin Yevgeny Gavrilin
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
E. Breslavskaya E. Breslavskaya
S. Inyakina S. Inyakina
I. Kamnatsky I. Kamnatsky
Olga Leonova ... (as O. Leonova)
G. Makovej G. Makovej


Sergei is a professional clown in the circus, and he knows how to make people happy. He is adopting the six-year old boy Vanka from a foster home. Sergei is a good man, who can provide unconditional love. But Sergei's wife suddenly separates from him, and Sergei is left alone with the tough decision to make. Written by Steve Shelokhonov

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Drama | Romance




Soviet Union



Release Date:

March 1987 (Soviet Union) See more »

Also Known As:

My Favorite Clown See more »

Filming Locations:

Kiev, Ukraine See more »

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Production Co:

Mosfilm See more »
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During the filming in Kiev, Ukraine, the Chernobyl nuclear reactor exploded. Part of the film crew retired to Moscow immediately. See more »

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