The Cranes Are Flying
Movie was released on 1957-10-12, the IMDB rating is 8,3 (upd: 08-05-2020) and lasts 97 min. The Cranes Are Flying belongs to the following categories: Best War, Drama, Palme d'Or winners, Romance, War. Directed by Mikhail Kalatozov.Overview
Veronika and Boris come together in Moscow shortly before World War II. Walking along the river, they watch cranes fly overhead, and promise to rendezvous before Boris leaves to fight. Boris misses the meeting and is off to the front lines, while Veronika waits patiently, sending letters faithfully. After her house is bombed, Veronika moves in with Boris’ family, into the company of a cousin with his own intentions.
Director: Mikhail Kalatozov
Actors: Aleksandr Shvorin, Aleksey Batalov, Antonina Bogdanova, Boris Kokovkin, Ekaterina Kupriyanova, Konstantin Kadochnikov, Svetlana Kharitonova, Tatyana Samoylova, Valentin Zubkov, Vasili Merkuryev