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And Quiet Flows the Don 

With World War I, the Bolshevik Revolution, and the Russian Civil War as backdrop, it's an old-fashioned, blood-and-guts narrative, filled with earthly humor and a wealth of colorful ... See full summary »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Rupert Everett ...  Grigory
Delphine Forest Delphine Forest ...  Aksinia
F. Murray Abraham ...  Pantaley
Ben Gazzara ...  Gen. Secretov
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lorenzo Amato Lorenzo Amato ...  Mitka Korshunov (2006)
Natalya Andreychenko ...  Daria (2006)
Mikhail Baskov Mikhail Baskov ...  Koshevoy
Alexander Bespalis Alexander Bespalis ...  Prokhor Zykov (2006)
Alyona Bondarchuk ...  Natalia (2006) (as Elena Bondarchuk)
Sergey Bondarchuk ...  Gen. Krasnov
Douglas Dean ...  Koshevoy (voice)
Vladimir Gostyukhin ...  Petr (2006)
Alexander Jharkov Alexander Jharkov ...  Ivan Alexeevich
Nikolay Karachentsov
Gennadi Karnovich-Valua ...  Gen. Lysytzyn
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With World War I, the Bolshevik Revolution, and the Russian Civil War as backdrop, it's an old-fashioned, blood-and-guts narrative, filled with earthly humor and a wealth of colorful characters. The story concerns the fluctuating fortunes of Grigory Melekhov, a young Cossack who is both a hero and a victim of the uprising. Written by Mark E. Gubarenko

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UK | Russia

Language:

English | Russian

Release Date:

7 November 2006 (Russia) See more »

Also Known As:

Tikhiy Don See more »

Filming Locations:

Russia See more »

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Budget:

$45,000,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.80 : 1
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An unfinished version of the film has been shown at the Film Market of the 1993 Cannes Festival. See more »

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Version of And Quiet Flows the Don (1930) See more »

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The Opera of a Great Director
31 January 2008 | by filiberto61See all my reviews

Quiet flows the Don, based on the Nobel Price winning novel of Michail Sholokov and directed by the Oscar Price Serghey Bondarchuk, starring Rupert Everett, Delphine Forest and Murray Abraham, is a film in two parts of about 90' each, realized in Dolby Digital Surround, ready for Cinema Premiere, Home Video - DVD, Network TV, Syndication, Internet...And still nobody had the pleasure to see it. This unforgettable masterpiece, one of the rare epic Opera of European production directed to the world market, is due to the synergy and passionate work of four Academy Awards, two Emmy Awards and a David Award. The Premiere of the film, to which will participate outstanding figures of politic and entertainment world, will be shown at the same time in the city of London, Moscow and Rome. So please give voice to your comments only after screen the International version of this Great Evergreen and not the TV mix for Russian audience.


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