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The Boys from Leningrad (1954)

Zapasnoy igrok (original title)
Comedy about brothers Vesnushkin, Sasha and Vasya, who are playing for one team in a National Soccer Competition. However, Sasha falls in love with a beautiful girl and loses his confidence... See full summary »

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Semyon Timoshenko

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Georgiy Vitsin ... Vasya Vesnushkin (as G. Vitsin)
Vsevolod Kuznetsov ... Sasha Vesnushkin (as V. Kutnetsov)
Elena Tyapkina ... Vesnushkina (as Ye. Tyapkina)
Pavel Kadochnikov ... Dedushkin Svetlanov (as P. Kadochnikov)
Tatyana Konyukhova ... Valya Oljeshko (as T. Konyukhova)
Valentina Ushakova ... Galina Kartashova (as V. Ushakova)
Mark Bernes ... Lev Kolomyagin, trener (as M. Bernes)
Konstantin Adashevsky ... Ivan Innokentovich, direktor zavoda (as K. Adashevskiy)
Vladimir Belokurov ... Vasiliy Tsvetkov, rezhisyor (as V. Belokurov)
Pavel Pol ... Dnjeprovskiy (as P. Pol)
Boris Kokovkin ... Babushkin professor (as B. Kokovkin)
Aleksandr Zhukov ... Spiridon Violjetov (as A. Zhukov)
Elvira Lutsenko ... Lyubov Maljutkina (as E. Lutsenko)
Andrey Tutyshkin ... Pyotr Andreyevich (as A. Tutyshkin)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yekaterina Aleksandrovskaya ... Yelena Ivanovna (as Ye. Aleksandrovskaya)
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Storyline

Comedy about brothers Vesnushkin, Sasha and Vasya, who are playing for one team in a National Soccer Competition. However, Sasha falls in love with a beautiful girl and loses his confidence just before the final game, so his brother has to take the lead on the field in order to save the game. Written by Steve Shelokhonov

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Genres:

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Country:

Soviet Union

Language:

Russian

Release Date:

30 April 1955 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Boys from Leningrad See more »

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Production Co:

Lenfilm Studio See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Sovcolor)
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