"Ivan the Poweful" is a film telling an outstanding life story of Ivan Firtsak who was born in June, 1899 in a Ukrainian village Bilky, Irshava district in Zakarpattia Oblast. At the age of... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Dmytro Khaladgi ... Ivan Syla
... Milka
Vasyl Virastyuk ... Velet
Viktor Andrienko ... Fiksa
Igor Pismennyy ... Pandorsky
... Kovalskiy (as Bogdan Benyuk)
... Adeliya (as Olga Sumskaya)
Oleg Primogenov ... Loader
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Boris Barsky ... Red Clown
Igor Kistol ... Prince
... White Clown
Aleksandr Lobanov
Shady Othman ... Drummer
... Ivan in his old age
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"Ivan the Poweful" is a film telling an outstanding life story of Ivan Firtsak who was born in June, 1899 in a Ukrainian village Bilky, Irshava district in Zakarpattia Oblast. At the age of 18 he became a performer with a Czechoslovak circus and traveled to 64 countries of the world, astonishing everybody with his victories. He was a weightlifting champion of Czechoslovakia, a bodybuilding champion of Europe. He earned the nickname Strong Ivan Croton for his incredible strength. Ivan Firtsak won a great number of single combats with famous wrestlers of the world. From hands of the Queen of England he received a helmet and a belt decorated with cold and diamonds. American press called him the strongest man of the XX century. In 1937 in the prime of his fame he came back to the homeland. Written by Andriy Suyarko

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UAH 15,560,000 (estimated)
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