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Title Catherine the Great / an UFA/Patrola Production
Published New York : A&E Television Networks, [2000]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  947.06092 Cather Mcl/Ctg  AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Summary Trapped in a loveless political marriage to the dissolute nephew of the ailing Russian Empress Elizabeth, young German princess Sophia Fredericka bides her time, chooses her lovers carefully and plots her path to the throne. Skillfully manipulating the Russian triumvirate of church, army and aristocracy, she adroitly rides the shifting currents of social change and unrest to become one of Russia's most unforgettable and beloved rulers, Catherine the Great
Notes Originally released in 1995 as a TV movie
Special features: Cast filmographies, interactive menus, scene selection
Credits Executive producers, Wolf Bauer, Konstantin Thoeren, Fred Sidewater ; editor, Petra von Oelffen ; music by Laurence Rosenthal ; director of photography, Elemer Ragalyi ; screenplay by John Goldsmith ; produced by Konstantin Thoeren, Wolf Bauer, Marvin J. Chomsky ; directed by Marvin J. Chomsky
Cast Starring Catherine Zeta-Jones, Paul McGann, Ian Richardson, Brian Blessed, John Rhys-Davies, Craig McLachlan, Hannes Jaenicke, Agnes Soral, Mark McGann, Karl Johnson, Stephen McGann, Veronica Ferres, Mel Ferrer, Jeanne Moreau, Omar Sharif
Event Filmed entirely on location in Vienna and at Studio Babelsberg, Germany
Notes DVD, Dolby digital stereo
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
Subject Catherine II, Empress of Russia, 1729-1796 -- Drama.
Russia -- Kings and rulers -- Drama.
Russia -- History -- Catherine II, 1762-1796 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Author McLachlan, Craig, 1965-
Moreau, Jeanne, 1928-2017.
Ferrer, Mel.
Chomsky, Marvin J., 1929-
Blessed, Brian.
Rosenthal, Laurence, 1926-
Richardson, Ian, 1934-2007.
Goldsmith, John.
Sharif, Omar, 1932-2015.
McGann, Paul.
Rhys-Davies, John.
Johnson, Karl.
Oelffen, Petra von.
McGann, Stephen.
Zeta-Jones, Catherine, 1969-
McGann, Mark, 1961-
Thoeren, Konstantin.
Jaenicke, Hannes, 1960-
Soral, Agnès, 1960-
Ferres, Veronica, 1965-
Bauer, Wolf.
Sidewater, Fred.
Arts and Entertainment Network.
ISBN 0767032713