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Unbelievable Adventures of Italians in Russia (1974)
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Unbelievable Adventures of Italians in Russia (1974)
Original name: Невероятные приключения итальянцев в России
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Soviet Union, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Italy, a dying woman tells her granddaughter that she hid her treasure many years ago in Russia, in the city of Leningrad. Other people (who were around when she died) also learn about it. Thus several people arrive in Leningrad trying to find the treasure, each one for himself/herself. What's worse - the only information they have is that the treasure is under a lion - and it's in Leningrad, a city known by its numerous statues of lions. The story gets even more interesting when the soviet militia (police) learns about the whole thing and send an undercover agent...
Plot: treasure, car, con artists, mafioso, buried treasure, inheritance, lion, fall in love, kiss, car chase, assassination attempt, smoking, phone booth, death of mother, heiress, kgb agent, cigar, red car, cigar smoking, falling in love, overalls, road, italian abroad
Place: st. petersburg russia, rome italy, italy, russia, saint petersburg

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Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
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Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 159 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.7
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.1
 384
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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