THE EXTRAORDINARY ADVENTURES OF MR. WEST IN THE LAND OF THE BOLSHEVIKS

A film by Lev Kuleshov

Cast : Vsevolod Pudovkin, Boris Barnet, Porfiri Podobed

1924 / adventure. comedy / Russie / original title : NEOBYCHAINYE PRIKLYUCHENIYA MISTERA VESTA V STRANE BOLSHEVIKOV / 73’ / status : completed / Silent with music / long feature-film / International catalog

The adventures of an American visiting Russia. He soon discovers that the Soviets are not as savage as they are depicted in the US and changes his opinion of them to one of glowing admiration.

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“A political cartoon of a Soviet satire that knowingly spoofs American stereotypes of "Bolshevik revolutionaries" through the comically surreal odyssey of the gullible Mr. West...”

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