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Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures (1965)
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Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures (1965)
Original name: Операция «Ы» и другие приключения Шурика
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The film consists of three independent parts: "Workmate", "Déjà vu" and "Operation Y". The plot follows the adventures of Shurik (alternative spelling — Shourick), the naive and nerdy Soviet student who often gets into ludicrous situations but always finds a way out very neatly. "Operation Y and Shurik's Other Adventures" was a hit movie and became the leader of Soviet film distribution in 1965.
Style: feel good, light, humorous, witty, realistic, funny, not serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: soviet, studying, construction worker, exam, nothing goes right, goofy hero, misfit partners, student, disorder, burglary, night watchman, petty criminal, community service, rivalry, workplace, farce, warehouse, fight, love and romance, student life, university student, anti heroes, love at first sight, anti hero, thief ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 1950s
Place: soviet union, russia

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