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4.2
212 Ratings

The Last Command

Directed by Josef von Sternberg
United States, 1928
Drama, Silent

Synopsis

A decorated, aristocratic Czarist General is reduced to penury after the collapse of Imperial Russia. An old adversary, now a successful director hires the general to re-enact the revolution which deposed him.

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The Last Command Directed by Josef von Sternberg

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1929 | Winner: Best Actor in a Leading Role

1929 | Nominee: Best Writing, Original Story

National Film Preservation Board

2006 | Winner: National Film Registry

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