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An interstellar expedition is sent to study a strange planet. Despite the fact that creatures from various Earth time periods inhabit the world, the natives possess metal swords, even though they should have no knowledge of such weaponry.

Director:

Yuriy Moroz

Writers:

Kir Bulychyov (screenplay), Kir Bulychyov (story)
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Cast overview:
Sergey Zhigunov ... Andrei
Marina Levtova ... Belogurochka
Nikolay Karachentsov ... a cosmolinguist
Dmitriy Pevtsov ... Oktin Khash
Igor Yasulovich
Zhanna Prokhorenko ... a doctor
Volodymyr Talashko ... (as Vladimir Talashko)
Vilor Kuznetsov
Sergey Bystritskiy
Anatoliy Mambetov ... (as Anatoly Mambetov)
Leonid Gromov
Natalya Kamenskaya
Leonid Filatkin
Andrey Leonov Andrey Leonov
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An interstellar expedition is sent to study a strange planet. Despite the fact that creatures from various Earth time periods inhabit the world, the natives possess metal swords, even though they should have no knowledge of such weaponry.

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Language:

Russian

Release Date:

1990 (Soviet Union) See more »

Also Known As:

The Witches Cave See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color
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Ya i ty
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Written by Leonid Derbenyov (lyrics)
Performed by Masha Rasputina
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Not a horror... nothing to do with the Bible
24 March 2008 | by o-lazarenkoSee all my reviews

This is a sci-fi movie, it has nothing to do with the Bible and/or biblical symbolism. Nice and pure piece of fiction, story of what might become of us. Contact with an alien life, justification our of intervention into natural order, men and what they carry within them to the starts are the main problems aroused by the film. A.Tarkovskiy's "Solaris" (written by S.Lem) would be the closest in a genre. One might find deeper thoughts encapsulated within the story, but in reality it has no more that any other movie would have. Easy to watch, a bit naive. I'll give it 10 of 10 for the script, 8 for the play, 5 for decorations/special effects (don't expect much). Enjoy it, should you find decent translation or subtitles.

PS: By the way, Bulychyov's book has much more to appreciate.


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