About the film
Release Date: June 16, 1983
|Production Companies||:||Enigma Productions, Goldcrest|
|Producers||:||Irene Lamb, David Puttnam, Graham Benson|
|Writers||:||Yuri Korotkov, Charles Wood|
British comedy satirising Stalin's inner circle as an absolute monarchs court. In the face of rampant abuse of power and poisonous distrust some still manage to keep faith with the Bolshevist creed until the very end. In front of the firing squad a stalwart bolshevist of the first hour exclaims: "Even in the best democracy errors are being made!"