"The Golden Calf (1968)" Movie Review Essay & Film Analysis

Accountant Koreiko received a salary in the 42 rubles . The salary for similar positions in 2019 -.. 20 thousand rubles (this is when it comes to the "official" salary "very poor" offices and regions that are likely to need a minimum of double-triple, if you take into account the additional payments "in envelope" ... however, most likely in a similar manner practiced in the "Hercules", given the very skeptical assessment Zosya official salary Koreiko) - so that the dream of Ostap Bender on the "million on a platter platter "- in our reality - is from 500 million to 1 billion rubles . (Similar figures and provides a direct comparison of prices of basic products - flour, salt, cooked sausage, etc. -. See the popular online scan newspaper clippings 1927.)
Why is everything in the text about the film? And the fact that the knowledge of these numbers gives us a chance to where the best way to experience Scale temptation / dreams Ostap and companies and, accordingly, - all the reliability of the transmission of the inner world of heroes Michael Schweitzer and brilliant sulfur Jurassic, Leonid Kuravlev, Zinovy ​​Gerdt, Eugene Evstigneev ... and at the same time - gives us a chance to feel all the horror in which we live ...
After all, how turned their own destiny Bender as he almost turned fate entrusted him - it is nothing but the actual suicides GUSTs humanity -. the murder of his conscience and his human dignity
Neither Bender nor Shura Balaganov nor Panikovski were not good people. But it was certainly not insensitive monsters, were not murderers and looters. They wanted themselves comfortable, krasivenkoy life and to them all behind - they wanted podvorovyvat himself crumb with a common table, but not much else. They could not / could not / did not want to go up with the rest of their country, but miss-biting legs going forward, they also did not want to. They took care of remains of his self-respect, even if from this respect as in Panikovski were only rags.
And then on their way to meet a monster. The creature, which built his life at the expense of the lives of hundreds and thousands of people deprived of their lives - a creature that burst from starving piece of bread to satisfy his worthlessness a passion for money ... It is possible that this creature with a mustache and bangs considered itself superman, despised all the fellows around and only lived in the hope of an early overthrow of Soviet power ... it is possible ... - but fishechkami that the main thing that drove him, after it quietly-Petty poured krovushkoy foreign forces and the lives - it Stra ... - hide, hide, to pretend that it is normal ... but still very careful to watch your ... your health - fear for themselves, beloved - he's such a ...
And this bloody jerk ran our hero. And smeared it on the very top. Smeary and knew his own worth - one million / billion - only - worthless banknotes were equal to him. the writing on the wall
can certainly pretend to be a fool, a romantic and / or imagines himself-Soviet character -. Rio Rio Rio de Janeiro - but appreciating the faith in humanity, and thus the a, in bank notes and put up with it - remains only in the whirlpool / in the snow - to ensure weighing yourself metal and stones ...
No, this is still possible to try to prove that you are still quite people - that they love you or, at least, can love ... but it turned out that there is - it turned out, you have only a brilliant Kazhim - you do not mo ut love you as you ... so spare with him and everything ... That even
Shura itself hidden in its futility - but would not sell his soul - not to feast on the bones of hundreds of thousands were slain ghoul Koreiko ...
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And it's us? And to us is that we now live in a country where tens to hundreds Koreiko crippled our country, built by sweat, blood and lives of millions ... robbed, and then kind of like a little share, while continuing to suck krovushku still living heritage ... and we have agreed and we live ... and it seemed to have pretended that everything - lost
passed ... ... I want to say that there is no - we live, but do not agree, do not forget, and not driven, and mindful and sooner or later recall ... well - hope and memory about self-esteem, they are ... However, do not speak for everyone - men all different - and somewhere clean re-grows, and when something goes in the ashes, and all the sneaking of the former and will continue to come true on this earth dreams are not only idiots ...
And to remember the dark lanes, tempting golden calves, weakness person, as well as - (infinite) values ​​of human dignity - is a great movie. Thank you Ilya Arnoldovich, Eugene P., Mikhail Abramovich, Sergey, Zinovy ​​Yefimovich, Evgeny ... bow! Long life - Leonid V. !

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