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Peter the Great

Directed by Marvin J. Chomsky
United States, 1986
Biography, Drama, History


This is the story of Peter I, Tsar of Russia from 1682, and the constant struggle between him, his sister Sophia and the Streltsy, a Russian military corp. The story depicts the efforts of Peter in transforming Russia in an “all European” country, importing scientists, and military tactics.

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Peter the Great Directed by Marvin J. Chomsky

Awards & Festivals

Writers Guild of America

1987 | Winner: Adapted Long Form (Television)

Golden Globes (USA)

1987 | 3 nominations including: Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television

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