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The Kreutzer Sonata

Kreitserova sonata

Directed by Vladimir Gardin
Russia, 1914
Silent, Short, Drama


Based on a novella by Leo Tolstoy, the film is an argument for the ideal of sexual abstinence and an in-depth first-person description of jealous rage. The main character, Pozdnyshev, relates the events leading up to his killing his wife.

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The Kreutzer Sonata Directed by Vladimir Gardin

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