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Testimony (1987)

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157 min | Biography, Drama, History

The story of the great Soviet Composer Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975) and his life and career during the rule of Stalin.
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Tony Palmer | David Rudkin | Solomon Volkov (book "Memoirs of Dimitri Shostakbvich")
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Updated Nov 11, 1987

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Nov 1988 (United States)
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Ben Kingsley
Dmitri Shostakovich Dmitri Shostakovich   See fewer
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Sherry Baines
Nina Shostakovich Nina Shostakovich   See fewer
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Magdalen Asquith
Galya Shostakovich Galya Shostakovich   See fewer
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Mark Asquith
Maxim Shostakovich Maxim Shostakovich   See fewer
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Terence Rigby
Joseph Stalin Joseph Stalin   See fewer
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Ronald Pickup
Marshall Tukhachevsky Marshall Tukhachevsky   See fewer
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John Shrapnel
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Vernon Dobtcheff
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Colin Hurst
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Peter Woodthorpe
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Robert Stephens
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7.1 / 10 | 222 votes