Taras Bulba

Taras Bulba (Motion picture : 1962)

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Summary

  • Set in the Ukraine of the 16th century, a powerful Cossack chieftain is determined to regain his land from treacherous Polish invaders. Despite bitter dissension in the ranks, he is soon leading his soldiers into savage warfare. But further conflict erupts when his headstrong son, Andrei, falls deeply in love with a Polish girl. Spectacular battle scenes highlight the nonstop action, arriving at a shattering climax in which father and son must ultimately confront the rift between them.

Notes

  • From the book by Nikolai Gogol.
  • Videodisc release of the 1962 motion picture.
  • DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., dual layer, NTSC.
  • English (stereo., mono.), dubbed Spanish (mono.) or dubbed French (mono.) dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
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