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Alexander Nevsky

Aleksandr Nevskiy

directed by Sergei Eisenstein
Soviet Union 1938
  • 112 min
3.9
713 Ratings

Synopsis

Sergei Eisenstein drew on history, Russian folk narratives, and the techniques of Walt Disney to create this broadly painted epic of Russian resilience, the story of Teutonic knights vanquished by Prince Alexander Nevsky’s tactical brilliance.