Sobachye Serdtse

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  • PG
  • 1988
  • 2 hr 10 min
  • 8.7  (7,091)

Sobachye Serdtse, translated into English as Heart of a Dog, is a Soviet made-for-television period piece from the late 1980s and adapted from a book by Mihail Bulgakov. The film takes place shortly after the October Revolution of the 1910s and focuses on the experiments of a surgeon, Dr. Preobrazhensky, who decides to transplant the testicles and a portion of the brain of a slain criminal into the body of a dog named Sharik and observe the results. As time passes, Sharik acquires several behaviors which are more closely associated with a human's personality rather than those of a canine's.

Sobachye Serdtse
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Sobachye Serdtse, translated into English as Heart of a Dog, is a Soviet made-for-television period piece from the late 1980s and adapted from a book by Mihail Bulgakov. The film takes place shortly after the October Revolution of the 1910s and focuses on the experiments of a surgeon, Dr. Preobrazhensky, who decides to transplant the testicles and a portion of the brain of a slain criminal into the body of a dog named Sharik and observe the results. As time passes, Sharik acquires several behaviors which are more closely associated with a human's personality rather than those of a canine's.

Sobachye Serdtse is a 1988 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 10 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.7.

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  • Release Date
    1988
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    2 hr 10 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    8.7  (7,091)