A mini-series based on the novel of the same name by Boris Akunin.
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When Lady Esther shows baron Evert-Kokoltsev kids playing in laboratory, there is a Wimshurst machine on the table. However, this contraption was developed after 1880 while the movie is set in 1875. Distinctive oblong inserts show that this is machine of Wimshurst's design, not the period-appropriate generator designed by Holtz or Toepler. See more
Followed by Turetskiy gambit
Gori, gori moya zvezda
Performed by Yuriy Shevchuk
Music by Pyotr Bulakhov (as P. Bulakhov)
Lyrics by Vladimir Chuevskiy (as V. Chuevskiy)
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