ⓘ In the Name of Life

                                     

ⓘ In the Name of Life

In the Name of Life is a 1947 Soviet drama film directed by Iosif Kheifits and Aleksandr Zarkhi and starring Viktor Khokhryakov, Mikhail Kuznetsov and Oleg Zhakov.

                                     

1. Plot

Three young surgeons are working on the problem of cell recovery – two of them give up but Dr Petrov continues his research. In difficult times, he supports the budding actress Lena Pogodin, with whom he is in love.

                                     

2. Cast

  • Mikhail Kuznetsov as Doctor Aleksandr Kolesov
  • Lyudmila Shabalina as Vera
  • Oleg Zhakov as Doctor Aleksei Rozhdestvensky
  • Viktor Khokhryakov as Doctor Vladimir Petrov
  • Aleksandr Zrazhevsky
  • Margarita Gromyko as Anushka
  • Boris Kudryavtsev
  • Mikhail Rostovtsev as Uchenyi
  • Nikolai Cherkasov as Lukich, the attendant
  • Klavdiya Lepanova as Lena
  • Vladimir Dorofeyev