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Synopsis

This fine period musical dramatizes a subject both unique and distinguished: the movement of jazz fans (known as "Stilyagi") who flaunted their open-mindedness and fearlessly mocked Communist repression in 1955 Moscow. The central premise (which channels [[Performer~P112126~Stephen Sondheim~stephensondheim]] and [[Performer~P108432~Jerome Robbins~jeromerobbins]]' West Side Story) deals with a star-crossed romance between two lovers on opposite sides of the said fence: Mels ([[Performer~P637040~Anton...more

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4.0

67 out of 100 Metascore®

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