Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Film Irony of Fate

Tue, December 11, 2007 | GRG 102

6:00 PM

A group of old friends in Moscow have a tradition of going to a public bathhouse on New Year's even. Occasionally, too much vodka and beer makes two of them pass out. In the confusion, Zhenya ends up at the Leningrad airport. Thinking he's still in Moscow, he takes a taxi home. Because of the regularity of Soviet planning, the Soviet apartment blocks look the same throughout Russia. The street name and apartment block look the same as Zhenya's - even his key works in the lock! Imagine the surprise of Nadya when she enters her apartment and finds a man without trousers in her bed. What's more - Nadya's fiancé also finds him there...

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