Tag: Russia

Leon Trotsky

(1879–1940) Lev Davidovich Bronshtein Trotsky in Art: Kahlo, Frida (1907-1954) Autorretrato dedicado a León Trotsky (Self-Portrait Dedicated to Leon Trotsky) 1937 Oil on masonite 76 x 60.96 cm National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington   Born November 7 1879 Yanovka,…

From Russia with Love (1963)

Director: Terence Young (1915-1994) Producer: Harry Saltzman, Albert R. Broccoli Screenplay: Richard Maibaum, Johanna Harwood Based on: From Russia with Love by Ian Fleming Genre: Action | Adventure | Spy film | Thriller Music: John Barry Country: United Kingdom Language: English Studio: Eon Productions | United Artists Release date:…

Lila Kedrova

(1918–2000) Filmography as Actress:   Zorba the Greek 1964 Director: Michael Cacoyannis Starring: Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates     Torn Curtain 1966 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Paul Newman, Julie Andrews     Born October 9 1918 Saint Petersburg (Russia) Died February 16 2000…

Stalin (1992)

Director: Ivan Passer (1933) Producer: Mark Carliner Screenplay: Paul Monash Genre: Biography | Crime | Drama | Historical | Thriller | War Music: Stanislas Syrewicz Country: United States Language: English Studio: HBO Films Release date: 1992 Running time: 172 minutes…

Doctor Zhivago (1965)

Director: David Lean (1908-1991) Producer: Carlo Ponti (1912-2007) Screenplay: Robert Bolt Based on: Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak Genre: Drama | Epic | Historical | Romantic Music: Maurice Jarre (1924-2009) Country: United Kingdom | Italia Language: English | Russian Studio: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer…

George Sanders

(1906–1972) George Henry Sanders Filmography as Actor:   Rebecca 1940 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine     Samson and Delilah 1949 Director: Cecil B. DeMille Starring: Hedy Lamarr, Victor Mature     In Search of the Castaways…

Moscow (Russia)

  Museums: • Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts: 12 Volkhonka, 121019 Moscow Births: • Dostoyevsky, Fyodor (1821-1881) See also: • Cities | Russia  

Leo Tolstoy

(1828–1910) Count Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy   Works: • A Confession (1879–1880) ◊ Ma confession (French) • A Critical Essay on Shakespeare (1906) • A Letter to a Hindu (1908) • A Russian Proprietor, and Other Stories (1852–1859) • Anna Karenina (1873–1877) ◊ Anna Karenina (Dutch)…