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Breaking Stalin's Nose

Breaking Stalin's Nose


by Eugene Yelchin


Character Analysis

The only time we see Orlov is when he sings and plays the accordion so loudly that Sasha and his father can hear it through their wall on the night Sasha's dad gives him the Pioneer scarf. When Sasha's dad knocks on the wall and tells him to stop, Orlov does so right away (because that's the level of stark terror... er... healthy respect... that Sasha's dad commands).