The Rise of Catherine the Great
History comes alive in this drama featuring Elisabeth Bergner as Sophia Augusta Frederika, the German princess renamed Catherine who marries Peter (Douglas Fairbanks Jr.), the grand duke of Russia. The union quickly falters as Peter's demons take over. Before long, he has placed another woman in his bed and begun his reign of terror. His citizens carry out a coup that finally places Catherine in power, but requires her to make a painful choice.
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- Paul Czinner
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NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it