R | | Adventure, Comedy, History
Young Florentines take refuge from the black plague and engage in bawdy adventures and lusty exchanges.
The Russian character shares a surname with Felix Dzerzhinsky, the founder of the Soviet secret police. Dzerzhinsky Square was an important neighborhood of Moscow from 1926 until 1990, when its earlier name Lubyanka Square was reinstated.
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Count Dzerzhinsky's gun is a 16th-centry musket. Its presence may be an in-joke to the debunked notion that the musket was invented in, and named after, Moscow.