Krepostnaya Aktrisa (1963)

Genres - Musical  |   Run Time - 92 min.  |  
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Synopsis by Lucinda Ramsey

This lighthearted Russian operetta tells the story of a wicked prince and two young lovers. Batmanova (Tamara Semina), once a serf, sets Paris aflame with her singing and now returns to the court of the Prince (Sergue Filippov) in 19th-century Russia. The Prince wants Batmanova for himself, but she loves a young nobleman who is technically still a serf because his papers have been lost. With much plotting amid comic and musical interludes, the story gets a happy ending while still making points about social classes.



evil, homecoming, love-triangle, lover, peasant, prince, singer