The Ascent

(1977)

Overview

Two Soviet partisans leave their starving band to get supplies from a nearby farm. The Germans have reached the farm first, so the pair must go on a journey deep into occupied territory, a voyage that will also take them deep into their souls.

  1. Larisa Shepitko

    Director, Writer

  2. Vasili Bykov

    Novel

  3. Yuri Klepikov

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Boris Plotnikov

    Boris Plotnikov

    Sotnikov

  2. Vladimir Gostyukhin

    Vladimir Gostyukhin

    Rybak

  3. Lyudmila Polyakova

    Lyudmila Polyakova

    Demchikha

  4. Viktoriya Goldentul

    Basya

  5. Mariya Vinogradova

    Mariya Vinogradova

    Village elder's wife

Full Cast & Crew

The Ascent
The Ascent

Facts

Original Title Восхождение

Status Released

Release Information

  • April 2, 1977
    16+
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Only teens the age of 16 or older can watch.

Original Language Russian

Runtime 1h 51m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Content Score

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