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A Royal Scandal (1945)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  11 April 1945 (USA)
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In 19th century Russia,the idealistic officer Chernov is appointed chief of the Imperial Guard by the Empress Catherine the Great and navigates between the diplomacy of Grand Chancellor Nicolai Liyitch and the plots of the generals.

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Chancellor Nicolai Iiyitch
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Countess Anna Jaschikoff
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Lt. Alexei Chernoff
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Marquis de Fleury
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Capt. Sukov
Sig Ruman ...
Gen. Ronsky
Vladimir Sokoloff ...
Malakoff
Mikhail Rasumny ...
Drunken General
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In 19th century Russia,the idealistic officer Chernov is appointed chief of the Imperial Guard by the Empress Catherine the Great and navigates between the diplomacy of Grand Chancellor Nicolai Liyitch and the plots of the generals.

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Saucy! Naughty! Delicious!

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Comedy | Drama

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11 April 1945 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Czarina  »

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(Western Electric Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Ernst Lubitsch worked with Edwin Justus Mayer in the scripting process. Edwin Justus Mayer worked with Lubitsch before in To Be or Not to Be (1942). See more »

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Remake of Forbidden Paradise (1924) See more »

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A deliciously paced farce
28 January 2000 | by (Key West, FL) – See all my reviews

Tallulah Bankhead as Catherine the Great playing Tallulah Bankhead. A deliciously paced farce with some very witty dialogue. Well directed, lit and edited by a team of pros, this is a nice change of pace from the Tallulah of "Life Boat" or "Die, Die My Darling."


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