Hadji Murat

A dramatisation of Tolstoy's last work of fiction set in Chechnya in the 1850s.

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Chechen warrior Hadji Murat offers to fight for the Russians if they will help rescue his family, held captive by the Imam Shamil.

  • adjutant....Chris Moran
  • aydeyev....Stephen Critchlow
  • bata....damian lynch
  • count vorontsov....David Calder
  • countess....Frances Jeater
  • directed by - Marc Beeby
  • dramatised for radio by Michael Butt
  • eldar....maynard eziashi
  • general....ioan meredith
  • hadji murat....Burt Caesar
  • lady....lydia leonard
  • loris melikoff....Stephen Critchlow
  • mary....Rachel Atkins
  • meller-zakomelsky....gerard mcdermott
  • michael....andrew harrison
  • murid....damian lynch
  • nikitin....Ben Crowe
  • old man....ioan meredith
  • panov....Chris Moran
  • poltoratsky....Jonathan Keeble
  • rozen....Jonathan Keeble
  • sado....Declan Wilson
  • shamil....jude akuwudike
  • tolstoy....Derek Jacobi
  • umma khan....Declan Wilson
  • by.... - leo tolstoy

  • 02 LAST2003102620031101

    Chechen warrior Hadji Murat's anger grows as the Russians argue about what to do with him.