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In Russia, Boris Grushenko is in love with his pseudo-intellectual cousin Sonja, who loves him since he too is a pseudo-intellectual, but she is not in love with him. Instead she is in love with his brother Ivan. But as Ivan doesn't seem to return her affections, she is determined to marry someone - anyone - except Boris. If that person isn't the perfect husband, then she has to find a suitable lover in addition. Boris' pursuit of Sonja has to take a back seat in his life when he, a pacifist and coward, is forced to join the Russian Army to battle Napoleon's forces which have just invaded Austria. Despite Sonja not being in the picture while he's away at war, Boris' thoughts do not stray totally from women. Although they take these two divergent paths in their lives, those paths cross once again as they, together, both try to find the perfect spouse and lover, and try to assassinate Napoleon.

Director: Woody Allen
Writer: Woody Allen
Production: United Artists
Genre: comedy, war
Year: 1975
MetaScore: 89/100
ImdbRating: 7.7
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 18 Jul 1975
Awards: 1 win & 1 nomination.


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Cast

Boris - Woody Allen
Sonja - Diane Keaton
Old Nehamkin - Georges Adet
Drill Sergeant - Frank Adu
Mikhail - Féodor Atkine
Waiter - Albert Augier
Rimsky (as Yves Barsaco) - Yves Barsacq
Don Francisco - Lloyd Battista
General Lecoq - Jack Berard
Woman Hygiene Class - Eva Betrand
Doctor - George Birt
Servant (as Gerard Buhr) - Gérard Buhr
Dimitri - Brian Coburn
Minskov - Henri Coutet
Cheerleader - Patricia Crown
Ivan (as Henry Czarniak) - Henri Czarniak
Soldier 2 (as Sandor Eles) - Sandor Elès
Grandmother - Luce Fabiole
Uncle Nikolai - Florian
Ludmilla - Jacqueline Fogt
Voskovec - Sol Frieder
Countess Alexandrovna - Olga Georges-Picot
Anton - Harold Gould
Uncle Sasha - Harry Hankin
Natasha - Jessica Harper
Vladimir Maximovitch - Tony Jay
Pierre - Tutte Lemkow
Krapotkin - Jack Lenoir
Father Andre - Leib Lensky
Olga (as Ann Lonnberg) - Anne Lonnberg
1st Baker - Roger Lumont
Young Boris - Alfred Lutter III
Raskov (as Ed Marcus) - Edward Marcus
Second - Jacques Maury
Cheerleader - Narcissa McKinley
Soldier 4 - Aubrey Morris
Spanish Countess - Denise Péron
Guard - Alan Rossett
Borslov - Shimen Ruskin
Berdykov (as Persival Russel) - Percival Russel
Joseph - Chris Sanders
Father - Zvee Scooler
Father Nikolai - C.A.R. Smith
Soldier - Fred Smith
Soldier 3 - Bernard Taylor
Jacques (as Clement-Thierry) - Clément Thierry
Sergeant - Alan Tilvern
Napoleon - James Tolkan
Madame Wolfe (as Helene Vallier) - Hélène Vallier
General Leveque - Howard Vernon
Soldier 1 - Glenn Williams
Sushkin - Jacob Witkin
Bit Part - Rebecca Potok
Death - Norman Rose