Crime and Punishment (15)
A compassionate study of the mind of a murderer.
The poor student Raskolnikov, through the interweaving of various relationships, confesses to the killing of a pawnbroker and his daughter, and is tortured by guilt.
Masterly performances by an outstanding cast including Georgi Taratorkin and Maya Bulgakova.
USSR 1970 Dir. Lev Kulidzhanov 200 min.
In Russian with subtitles