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Prezident i ego vnuchka (2000)

Moscow Year New Year's Eve 1987. In the 25th hospital on duty are the obstetrician and the nurse. They make the rounds, after which sit down to celebrate the New Year. Suddenly, the ... See full summary »

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Tigran Keosayan
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Cast

Credited cast:
Oleg Tabakov ... President
Nadezhda Mikhalkova ... Masha and Her Twin (as Nadya Mikhalkova)
Dina Korzun ... Tanya
Vladimir Ilin ... Uncle Sasha
Aleksandr Adabashyan ... Doctor
Elena Khmelnitskaya ... Alisa
Aleksey Zolotovitskiy Aleksey Zolotovitskiy ... Romochka
Ekaterina Semyonova Ekaterina Semyonova ... Sister in law
Georgiy Martirosyan ... Salon director
Vladimir Vdovichenkov ... Bodyguard
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Vladimir Granov Vladimir Granov ... Militiaman
Valeriy Ivakov ... Bodyguard
Oleg Komarov Oleg Komarov ... Militiaman
Gennadi Korolkov
Igor Lesow Igor Lesow ... President's guard
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Moscow Year New Year's Eve 1987. In the 25th hospital on duty are the obstetrician and the nurse. They make the rounds, after which sit down to celebrate the New Year. Suddenly, the hospital ambulance arrives with a pregnant woman - daughter of the general, who had an accident and she started the premature birth. Despite the exhortations of doctors that gestational age is a tragic turn for the child, a fierce general, threatening with a pistol, forcing him to take delivery. A child is born dead, and intimidated doctor decides to replace it for a living. On the same day another woman gave birth to twin-girls, one of which is changed. Ironically, the two girls called Masha. Written by Peter-Patrick76 (peter-patrick@mail.com)

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Country:

Russia

Language:

Russian

Release Date:

December 2000 (Russia) See more »

Also Known As:

Prezydent i jego wnuczka See more »

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KinoMost See more »
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Color
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The film was included in the basic program of Russian film festival "Kinotavr" in 2001, and was awarded a special prize of the jury "For humor and kindness on the screen". See more »

Quotes

Masha and Her Twin: I don't know how to play. I don't even know what that is.
Uncle Sasha: Come now, that's going too far. Even if we suppose that you're not the president's graddaughter, every Russian child knows how to play computer games!
Masha and Her Twin: Not everyone has a computer.
Uncle Sasha: According to statistical data, practically everyone.
Masha and Her Twin: She's an idiot.
Uncle Sasha: Who?
Masha and Her Twin: Statistical data.
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Modern Russian version of the Prince and the Pauper
27 August 2002 | by SCruzerSee all my reviews

Fearing for his life, a doctor replaces the still born grand daughter of a drunk, pistol wielding soviet general with one of two twin girls born at the same time to an impoverished artist. Fast forward a few years and the general is now the president of Russia. A twist of fate places the now streetwise twin raised by her mother and the pampered twin raised in the kremlin in the same holiday costume party. The two accidentally switch places, each lost in their new worlds and trying to get home. Meanwhile they gain new prospective on their lives and teach those around them a little bit about how the other half lives.

Very funny movie, I saw it in Russia in the summer of 2001, and even though my Russian is not very strong, I laughed the whole time.


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