Suvorov (film)

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Directed by Vsevolod Pudovkin
Mikhail Doller
Written by Georgiy Grebner
Nikolai Ravich
Starring Nikolai Cherkasov-Sergeyev
Aleksandr Khanov
Music by Yuri Shaporin
Cinematography Anatoli Golovnya
Tamara Lobova
Release dates
23 January 1941 (USSR)
19 September 1941 (U.S.)
Running time
2948 metres (108 minutes)
Country Soviet Union
Language Russian

Suvorov (Russian: Суворов) is a 1941 Soviet film directed by Vsevolod Pudovkin and Mikhail Doller, based on the life of Russian general Alexander Vasilyevich Suvorov (1729 – 1800), one of the few great generals in history who never lost a battle. It was released as General Suvorov in the USA. In 1941 Pudovkin, Doller, Cherkasov-Sergeyev, and Khanov received the Stalin Prize for the film.


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