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Trial of the Road

Proverka na dorogakh | Проверка на дорогах

Directed by Aleksei German
Soviet Union, 1971
Drama, War


This distinctly Russian war story takes place in 1942 behind enemy lines. A regiment of partisans captures former Red Army lieutenant Lazarev (Vladimir Zamansky) who is dressed in a German uniform. He’s a Nazi defector and collaborator but now desires to switch back and fight with Russian partisans.

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Trial of the Road Directed by Aleksei German

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