The rise of Catherine the Great / a London Film production ; directed by Paul Czinner ; story, dialogue & continuity by Lajos Biro, Arthur Wimperis and and Melchior Lengyel ; [screenplay by Margorie Deans, Arthur Wimperis ; produced by Alexander Korda]

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Subjects: Catherine II, Empress of Russia, 1729-1796--Drama
Russia--History--Catherine II, 1762-1796--Drama
Feature films
Biographical films
Film adaptations
Formats: Video Recording, VHS
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Piscataway, N.J. : Alpha Video, c1996
Series: Greatest film classics
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videocassette (94 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in
Added Titles: Lengyel, Menyhért, 1880-1974 Czarina
Alternate Titles: Portion of title: Catherine the Great
Additional Authors: Fairbanks, Douglas, Jr., 1909-2000
Bergner, Elisabeth, 1897-1986
Robson, Flora, 1902-1984
Du Maurier, Gerald, Sir, 1873-1934
Gardner, Joan, 1914-1999
Czinner, Paul, 1890-1972
Korda, Alexander, Sir, 1893-1956
Biró, Lajos, 1880-1948
Deans, Marjorie
Lengyel, Menyhért, 1880-1974
Wimperis, Arthur, 1874-1953
London Film Productions
Alpha Video Distributors
Notes: Videorecording number: 33169Alpha Video
VHS format
Originally released as a motion picture in 1934 by United Artists Corporation
Based on the play The Czarina by Lajos Biro and Melchior Lengyel
Cast: Douglas Fairbank Jr., Elisabeth Bergner, Gerald du Maurier, Flora Robson, Joan Gardner, Irene Vanbrugh, Griffith Jones, Diana Napier
Credits: Photography, Georges Perinal; film editor, Stephen Harrison; music, Muir Mathieson
Summary: Film depicts the rise to power of a shy German princess to the position of Empress of Russia in the mid-18th century
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 40486592
ISBN/ISSN: 33169