Yuri Zhelyabuzhsky
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//Reviews

'The Cigarette Girl of Mosselprom': A Soviet-Era Critique of 'Americanitis'
13 Oct 2011 // 4:00 PM

As the New Economic Policy attempted to infuse a dose of capitalism within a faltering Soviet economy, American cinema and Soviet avant-garde techniques and content merged within commercial Soviet cinema in its mixed attempts to fashion a truly utopian cinematic world: one that is both popular and political.

//Blogs

Light Comedy, Moscow Style: 'The Cigarette Girl of Mosselprom'
26 Aug 2011 // 7:40 AM

Silent Soviets sell cigarettes, discover romance.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Wanted' Is a Spaghetti Western That Will Leave You Wanting

// Short Ends and Leader

"The charisma of Giuliano Gemma and some stellar action sequences can't save this sub-par spaghetti western.

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