Tikhiy Don (1957)


Tikhiy Don Poster
Original Title: Tikhiy Don
Type: Movie
Genre: Drama, War
Runtime: 330 Minutes    (5 Hours : 30 Minutes)
Release Date: 01 Jan 1960 (USA)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
Russian
Rated: n/A
Director: 
Sergey Gerasimov
Writer: 
Sergey Gerasimov, Mikhail Sholokhov
Stars: 
Pyotr Glebov, Elina Bystritskaya, Zinaida Kirienko  »




Description

A six-hour long epic (original director's cut) about the life of Don Cossacs in a village in southern Russia between 1912 and 1922. The leading character Grigori Melekhov is a rugged Cossac, who is torn between his first and true love...




Plot

A six-hour long epic (original director's cut) about the life of Don Cossacs in a village in southern Russia between 1912 and 1922. The leading character Grigori Melekhov is a rugged Cossac, who is torn between his first and true love Aksiniya, and his wife Natalya. Grigori Melekhov's personal life is shown as a rough journey through the experience of World War One, the Russian Revolution, and the following Civil War. The Cossacs are shown as traditional farmers and warriors, who are suffering through the most dramatic events in the history of Russia. Written by Steve Shelokhonov




Tagline

The epic film based on Mikhail Sholokhov's classic novel in COLOR





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    Тихий Дон (Soviet Union, Russian title)
    Le Don paisible (France)
    Quiet Flows the Don (World-wide)
    Tichý Don (Czechoslovakia)
    O Pacífico Don (Portugal)

  • Company

    Kinostudiya imeni M. Gorkogo

  • Country

    Soviet Union

  • Certification

    Finland:K-16
    Italy:T
    Norway:9 (recommended rating)
    Norway:16 (cinema rating)
    Sweden:15
    United Kingdom:A
    United States:Not Rated
    West Germany:16





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    1.37 : 1

  • Color

    Color (Sovcolor)

  • Sound Mix

    Mono