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Story of Poor
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: wealth, boy meets girl, convoy, rich, pity, poor, kill, remorse, countryside, escort, assassination, brothel, children, attack, arrest, attempted rape, village, vengeance, escape, rape, prisoner, prison, revenge, love, death of father ...
Place: tbilisi, siberia
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