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The Vanished Empire


Love and youthful idealism are both put to the test as the Soviet Union begins to crumble in this drama from director [[Performer~P110948~Karen Shakhnazarov~karenshakhnazarov]]. In the early '70s, Sergei ([[Performer~P569787~Alexander Lyapin~alexanderlyapin]]) is a Russian college student who proudly describes himself as a dissident, telling anyone who cares to listen that he wants to help bring democracy to the Soviet Union. Sergei's confident, outspoken manner has made him quite popular with the women...more