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Oblomov

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Russian director [[Performer~P102780~Nikita Mikhalkov~nikitamikhalkov]] takes a break from emulating his beloved Chekhov to film the classic Ivan Goncharov novel Oblomov. The title character (played by [[Performer~P69526~Oleg Tabakov~olegtabakov]]) is a 19th century Russian civil servant and landlord who chooses to go to bed one day--and never get up. Preferring to sleep his way through life rather than confront it, Oblomov is shaken from his slumbers by the arrival of a childhood friend Shtoltz. A...more

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