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Fire, Water, and Trumpets

Fire, Water, and Trumpets

Fire, Water, and Trumpets (, Ogon', voda i... mednye truby) is a 1968 Soviet fantasy film directed by Aleksandr Rou. Its story and characters are derived from Slavic folklore.

Plot

There exists a Russian idiom, "to go through fire, water and trumpets" (пройти огонь, воду и медные трубы) meaning approximately "to go to hell and back"; in other words, to persevere in the face of extreme adversity.

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    author
    director Alexander Rou
    genre fantasy
    keywords koshchei the king
    musicBy Nikolai Budashkin
    productionCompany Gorky Film Studio