Russian Dolls

2011, TV Show

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Ten Things Russian Dolls Tries to Teach Us About Russian Women

From the time it was announced, Russian Dolls (Thursdays at 10:30/9:30c on Lifetime) was compared to Jersey Shore. But local-cultural focus is where the similarities end — borscht will never be the new pickles. Instead, this show, which is set in Brighton Beach ("Like another planet, it's one square mile of Brooklyn jam-packed with crazy Russians," one cast member explains in Thursday's premiere), is more tempered and a lot less wild.

Like Jersey Shore, though, it does spell out the parameters of this Russian-American cultural intersection explicitly (think back to the first few Jersey Shore episodes when virtually every sentence started with...  Read Full Article

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Watch a preview for the new Lifetime original series "Russian Dolls," premiering August 11 at 10:30m et/9:30c.

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Vlad brings Pinty the cat over to visit Anastasia, in this bonus scene.

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The girls get hysterical when they talk in their native tongue about sex using only food references, in this bonus scene from episode 4.

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Diana and Anastasia go on a food shopping adventure, in these funny extra scenes from episode 3.

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Ten Things Russian Dolls Tries to Teach Us About Russian Women

From the time it was announced, Russian Dolls (Thursdays at 10:30/9:30c on Lifetime) was compared to Jersey Shore. But local-cultural focus is where the similarities end — borscht will never be the new pickles. Instead, this show, which is set in Brighton Beach ("Like another planet, it's one square mile of Brooklyn jam-packed with crazy Russians," one cast member explains in Thursday's premiere), is more tempered and a lot less wild.

Like Jersey Shore, though, it does spell out the parameters of this Russian-American cultural intersection explicitly (think back to the first few Jersey Shore episodes when virtually every sentence started with... read more

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Premiered: August 11, 2011, on Lifetime
Rating: TV-14
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Premise: The lives of Russian-American families living in Brooklyn are chronicled.

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