Wednesday, January 4, 2012

The cranes are flying AKA Letyat zhuravli (1957) - Mikhail Kalatozov World War II drama

Rating 8.1/10
Runtime: 96 min
Language: Russian
Country: Soviet Union
Directed by: Mikhail Kalatozov
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Tatyana Samojlova ... Veronika
Aleksey Batalov ... Boris
Vasili Merkuryev ... Fyodor Ivanovich
Aleksandr Shvorin ... Mark
Svetlana Kharitonova ... Irina
Konstantin Nikitin ... Volodya
Valentin Zubkov ... Stepan
Antonina Bogdanova ... Grandmother

Description: In Moscow, the young couple Veronika and Boris are in deep love for each other. With the World War II, Boris volunteers to join the army and is sent to the front on the day before Veronika's birthday, and they do not have the chance to say goodbye to each other. While waiting for news from Boris, Veronika is raped by Boris' cousin Mark and they marry each other. However, Veronika does not forget Boris, and keeps waiting for him...


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Video and audio information:

Video : 1.24 GB, 1845 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 576*432 (4:3), XviD = XviD 1.1.0
Audio : 132 MB, 192 Kbps, 44100 Hz, 1 channel, 0x55 = AC3

Subtitles (English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Polish, German, Greek, Turkish, Hungarian ) + sample (6 MB)