Stalker (1979)

  • Genre: Science Fiction, Drama
  • Release Date: 1979-05-25
  • User Rating: 8.3/10 from 1465 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 42min
  • Language: Pусский
  • Production Company: Mosfilm
  • Production Country: Russia, Soviet Union
  • Director: Andrei Tarkovsky
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Near a gray and unnamed city is the Zone, a place guarded by barbed wire and soldiers, and where the normal laws of physics are victim to frequent anomalies. A stalker guides two men into the Zone, specifically to an area in which deep-seated desires are granted.

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  • Aleksandr Kaydanovskiy

    as Stalker
  • Anatoliy Solonitsyn

    as Writer
  • Nikolay Grinko

    as Professor
  • Alisa Freyndlikh

    as Stalker's Wife
  • Natasha Abramova

    as Martha, Stalker's Daughter
  • Faime Jurno

    as Writer's Companion
  • Evgeniy Kostin

    as Lyuger, Owner of Cafe
  • Raymo Rendi

    as Police Patrol
Writing Andrei Tarkovsky Screenplay
Directing Andrei Tarkovsky Director
Art Andrei Tarkovsky Production Design
Editing Lyudmila Feiginova Editor
Costume & Make-Up Nelli Fomina Costume Design
Directing Larisa Tarkovskaya Assistant Director
Production Aleksandra Demidova Producer
Camera Aleksandr Knyazhinsky Director of Photography
Sound Raisa Lukina Music Editor
Camera Leonid Kalashnikov Director of Photography
Writing Arkadiy Strugatskiy Writer
Writing Boris Strugatskiy Writer
Sound Eduard Artemyev Original Music Composer
Directing Evgeny Tsymbal Assistant Director
Production Willie Geller Production Manager
Art Shavkat Abdusalamov Art Direction
Art Rashit Safiullin Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Vitaliy Lvov Makeup Artist
Directing Mariya Chugunova Assistant Director
Sound Vladimir Sharun Sound Designer
Art Aleksandr Boim Production Design