Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Klim Shipenko|
|Box office||782,604,971 ₽ $13,405,511|
Salyut 7 (Russian: Салют 7) is a 2017 Russian historical drama film directed by Klim Shipenko. The story is based on the Soyuz T-13 mission in 1985, part of the Soviet Salyut programme; it was the first time in history that a 'dead' space station was docked with, and brought back into service.
It was released on 12 October 2017.
- Vladimir Vdovichenkov as Vladimir Fyodorov (based on Vladimir Dzhanibekov), cosmonaut and mission commander
- Pavel Derevyanko as Viktor Alyokhin (based on Viktor Savinykh), cosmonaut and Vladimir's co-pilot
- Vitaly Khaev as Shumakov
- Aleksandr Samoylenko as Valery Shubin, flight director (based on Valery Ryumin), USSR pilot-cosmonaut No. 41
- Igor Ugolnikov as Boldyrev
- Lyubov Aksyonova as Liliya Alyokhina, Viktor's wife
- Roman Perelygin as Plakhov
- Mariya Mironova as Nina Fyodorova, Vladimir's wife
- Polina Rudenko as Olya Fyodorova, Vladimir's daughter
- Oksana Fandera as Lazareva, cosmonaut (cameo appearance)
- Nikita Panfilov as Zaitsev, cosmonaut
- Aleksandra Serebryakova, as TsUP employee
- Natalya Kudryashova
- Ilya Andryukov
- Aleksandr Ratnikov
- Sergey Korenkov as TsUP employee
- Leonid Paranin as TsUP employee
- Stepan Patnikov as TsUP employee
- Oksana Syrtsova as Lena, TsUP employee
- Vladimir Matveev as top general
- Klim Shipenko as Jean-Loup Chrétien
The film contains several extracts of russian songs :
- Трава у дома (Grass by the house) by Zemlyane.
- Арлекино (Harlequin) by Alla Pugacheva.
- Song of the Water Carrier by Pavel Olenev (song of the musical comedy Volga-Volga)
- Корабли (Ships) by Vladimir Vysotsky.
- Золушка (Cinderella) by Alexey Arkhipovsky.
- Нам бы выпить перед стартом… (We should have a drink before the start...) by Yuri Vizbor.
- List of films featuring space stations
- Apollo 13, a 1995 docudrama film about the 1970 Apollo 13 disaster
- The Age of Pioneers, a 2017 docudrama film about Alexei Leonov's historic 1965 first spacewalk for mankind
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