The Girl from Petrovka
A beautiful Russian ballerina falls in love with an American news correspondent. The KGB is most displeased and does everything it can to break them up.
Production Year: 1974
March 29, 2012 04:10 (KSA) ~ March 29, 2012 03:10 (CLT)
The story begins with Joe,a middle-aged journalist, who is working in Moscow for an American newspaper.
His much missed ex-wife has recently died and there are a few things of hers in his apartment so he decides to sell them.
He asks Kostya, a local friend and informal broker, to help sell her possessions. At this rummage sale is where the story gets moving.
Oktyabrina is a young Russian woman who is in Moscow without papers. She is mysterious. She keeps her friends at a distance while she flits around with her own mostly unknown agenda.
Joe is immediately entranced. He finds out that a kindly Russian official is seeing her.
- Goldie Hawn
- Hal Holbrook
- Anthony Hopkins
Directed by: Robert Ellis Miller