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Rated
PG
Runtime 149 min
Ratings
86% critics Rotten Tomatoes
90% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Genre Drama
Release 05/09/86
Actors Erland Josephson, Susan Fleetwood, Allan Edwall, Guðrún Gísladóttir
Directors Andrei Tarkovsky
Alexander, a journalist and former actor and philosopher, tells his little son how worried he is about the lack of spirituality of modern mankind. In the night of his birthday, the third world war breaks out. In his despair Alexander turns himself in a prayer to God, offering him everything to have the war not happen at all.
Genre Drama
Release 05/09/86
Actors Erland Josephson, Susan Fleetwood, Allan Edwall, Guðrún Gísladóttir
Directors Andrei Tarkovsky
Alexander, a journalist and former actor and philosopher, tells his little son how worried he is about the lack of spirituality of modern mankind. In the night of his birthday, the third world war breaks out. In his despair Alexander turns himself in a prayer to God, offering him everything to have the war not happen at all.