Catherine the Great

TitleCatherine the Great
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1995
AuthorsChomsky, Marvin J., and John Goldsmith
Running Time100 min
Date Released04/1996
DistributorMR Produktionsfilm
CountryGermany
Publication LanguageEnglish
Abstract

This two-part miniseries traces how a young German princess became Catherine the Great, Empress of Russia. In the mid-18th century, Catherine learns to manipulate court politics and societal institutions to seize power. After ordering the assassination of her husband, the Empress wages war and modernizes Russia to consolidate her power.

Cast

Catherine Zeta-Jones

Paul McGann

Ian Richardson

Brian Blessed

John Rhys-Davies

Mel Ferrer

Jeanne Moreau

Omar Sharif

Christoph Waltz

Credits

Directed by Marvin J. Chomsky and John Goldsmith

Written by John Goldsmith and Frank Tudisco

Genre

Biography, Drama

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