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Burnt by the Sun (1994)

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Burnt by the Sun (1994) (Movie)
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Burnt by the Sun (Movie)

May 21, 1994
 
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Burnt by the Sun (Russian: ?????????? ???????, translit. Utomlyonnye solntsem, literally "wearied by the sun") is a 1994 film by Russian director and actor Nikita Mikhalkov. The film depicts the story of a senior Red Army officer and his family during the Great Purge of the late 1930s in the Stalinist Soviet Union. Like a tragedy by Sophocles, Burnt by the Sun takes place over the course of one day.