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Boris Godunov: Bolshoi Opera

1987 Rated NR 2hr 45m

Filmed live in 1987 at Moscow's Bolshoi Theater, Rimsky-Korsakov's interpretation of the classic Russian opera by Modest Mussorgksy tells the story of a medieval nation in tumult. Renowned bass Evgeny Nesterenko plays Boris Godunov, a man accused of murdering the true heir to the throne who then becomes czar amid social and political upheaval. Mussorgksy's splendid score is richly infused with Russian folk music and inspiring national hymns.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1


English, Spanish (Neutral), French, German, Portuguese, Japanese

Closed captioned


Language and sound

Russian: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.