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Vystrel (1967)
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Vystrel (1967)
Original name: Выстрел
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: After receiving a slap in the face, Officer Silvio challenges the offending Count to a duel. However, urgent circumstances force the officer to leave, leaving the right to shoot. After many years, on the eve of the Count’s wedding, Silvio returns to demand retaliation.
Plot: russian army, duel, nobility, shooting, insult, challenge, code of honor
Time: 19th century
Place: russia

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Country: Soviet Union
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War and Peace: Part II (1966)
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