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2.5
11 Ratings

The Rise of Catherine the Great

Directed by Paul Czinner
United Kingdom, 1934
Drama, Biography

Synopsis

A quick-witted and compelling dramatization of the troubled marriage of Catherine II (played by German actress Elisabeth Bergner, in her English-language debut) to Peter III (a randy Douglas Fairbanks Jr.) and her subsequent ascension to the throne as Empress of Russia.

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The Rise of Catherine the Great Directed by Paul Czinner

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