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Ruslan and Ludmila (1972)
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Ruslan and Ludmila (1972)
Original name: Руслан и Людмила
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The film is based on the great Russian poet Alexander Pushkin’s poem of the same name, which happens to be one of the most poetic and beautiful Russian fairy tales. In the midst of the wedding party of Prince Ruslan and Ludmila, daughter of a Kievan Prince, the girl was kidnapped by the evil sorcerer Chernomor. Ludmila’s father summoned for help all the mighty warriors and heroes he knew in his princedom. But only Ruslan, after a fierce fight, succeeded in winning over Chernomor by cutting off the dwarf’s beard wherein his strength lay. Beautifully costumed, the film abounds in excellently staged stunts and masterfully photographed battle scenes.
Style: fairy tale, exciting, captivating, folk tale, epic, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, rescue, heroic mission, adventure, legends and myths, love and romance, escapades, rivalry, wizards and magicians, family, woman in danger, kidnapping, imaginary kingdom, mermaid, master warrior, save the lady, save the princess, weakness, master villain, curses spells and rituals, win over, sorceress, witch, medieval ...
Time: middle ages
Place: russia, finland

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