Sergei Eisenstein's first directorial effort is an outstanding depiction of the plight of workers under the czarist regime. The employees of a locomotive factory strike when one of their co-workers hangs himself after being falsely accused of theft, leading management officials to call in spies to put down the uprising from within. Boris Yurtsev, Yudif Glizer star. 82 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score. Silent with music score.