Catherine the Great 1934
Catherine the Great ★★½ The Rise of Catherine the Great 1934
Slow but lavish and engrossing British dramatization of the tortured and doomed love affair between Catherine, Empress of Russia, and her irrational, drunken husband Peter. 88m/B VHS, DVD . GB Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Elisabeth Bergner, Flora Robson; D: Paul Czinner; C: Georges Perinal.