Say a Word for the Poor Hussar is a 1980 Soviet film directed by Eldar Ryazanov, shot in the style of a historical tragicomedy.
The small town agog Hussars entry. Love between cornet and the young actress suddenly faces intrigue made by a St. Petersburg bureaucrat. The actress father dies after being involved in this game and perspectives look dark… But evil will eventually be defeated by the nobility, loyalty and love.
Director: Eldar Ryazabov
Starring: Evgeny Leonov, Oleg Basilashvili, Irina Mazurkevich, Stanislav Sadalsky, Valentin Gaft, Georgy Burkov