Subject: I have found a DVD that I think you would enjoy
Actors: Stanislav Duzhnikov, Anna Frolovtseva, Boris Klyuyev, Konstantin Naumochkin, Philip Rosenthal
Director: Philip Rosenthal
Genres: Comedy, Documentary
Phil Rosenthal created one of the most successful sitcoms of all-time, Everybody Loves Raymond. He was a bona-fide expert in his craft. And then?. the Russians called. In the hilarious Exporting Raymond, a genuine fish-out... more »
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Dave A. from PR DU SAC, WI
Reviewed on 2/10/2013...
Entertaining look at television production in Moscow, Russia, from the dilapidated facilities used, to the subtle changes made to Everybody Loves Raymond scripts to make them relatable to the Russian's sense of humor (the Russian writer REALLY can't see the humor about who puts away the suitcase?). Also, the DVD includes 2 complete episodes of the show in both their original American version as well as the Russian version, and comparing the differences between the versions is very interesting. Finally, the choice of the Russian actors is worthy of much debate...for instance, the choice of Russian Raymond's father is perfect, but Russian Ray's brother is not so "khorosho"