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Yelena Polevitskaya in The Queen of Spades: Motion Picture

The Queen of Spades: Classic Motion Picture with the Bolshoi Opera

1960 NR

Based on Alexander Pushkin's stirring short story, Tchaikovsky's powerful opus -- set to a libretto composed by his brother Modest -- comes vibrantly to life with this spectacular production from Russia's world-renowned Bolshoi Opera and Theatre. Skillfully crafted by director Roman Tikhomirov, this passionate adaptation features a number of magnificent performances, most notably from stars Oleg Strizhenov, Olga Krasina and Irina Gubanova.