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The Music Lovers

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Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky is given the Ken Russell treatment in The Music Lovers, which means that there is plenty of music, plenty of passion, plenty of debauchery, and plenty of excess. Read More
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Peter Tchaikovsky
Antonina Milyukova
Nicholas Rubinstein
Count Anton Chiluvsky
Mme. Nadedja von Meck
Modest Tchaikovsky
Prince Balukin
Nina's Mother
Prince Siegfried in "Swan Lake"
Director
April 10, 2010
DFinn51514
This movie is a wonderful depiction of Tchaikovsky's life ,capturing the major events and the terror he felt dealing with his homosexuality in that society. Since the fall of the USSR ,the facts surrounding his tragic death have emerged, so the movie's ending is not accurate.

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