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Say a Word for the Poor Hussar

O bednom gusare zamolvite slovo

Directed by Eldar Ryazanov
Soviet Union, 1980
Drama, History, Comedy


The arrival of a hussar regiment stirs a small town into life. The love of cornet Pletnev for the young actress Nastenka unexpectedly intertwines with the machinations of Merzlyayev, an official on a visit from St. Petersburg to monitor the hussars’ loyalty…

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Say a Word for the Poor Hussar Directed by Eldar Ryazanov

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