Based on the novel of the same name by Fyodor Dostoevsky. The tragic story of the Karamazov family takes place in a Russian province in the late 19th century. The relations of their father and three brothers are very complicated and contradictory. One of the brothers is accused of killing his father, whom he did not commit. The brothers are unable to help him, and only a loving girl follows him to hard labour.
Directors: Kirill Lavrov, Ivan Pyrev, (as Ivan Pyryev), Mikhail Ulyanov. AKA The Brothers Karamazov
Writers: Fyodor Dostoevsky (novel), Ivan Pyrev (as Ivan Pyryev).ññññññññ
Stars: Mikhail Ulyanov, Kirill Lavrov, Lionella Pyryeva, Andrey Myagkov, Mark Prudkin, Svetlana Korkoshko, Valentin Nikulin, Pavel Pavlenko, Andrei Abrikosov, Gennadiy Yukhtin, Anatoliy Adoskin, Rada Volshaninova, Tamara Nosova, Nikita Podgorny, Ivan Lapikov, Varvara Popova, Yevdokiya Urusova, Stanislav Chekan, Aleksandra Danilova, Aleksandr Khvylya, Nikolai Ryzhov, Nikolai Prokopovich, Evgeniy Teterin, Mark Pertsovskiy, Lidiya Korneva, Sergei Kalinin, Vladimir Osenev.
1970 Academy Awards – Nominated for an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.
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Bernard’s words were exactly mine when I saw you posted this! Thank you, Jon!
Foreign Language film nominees. Sweet.