The story of Hadji Murad, a 19th-century Chechen chieftain who led his warriors in a fight against the invading forces of the Russian Czar.
Did You Know?
The film was based on a book by Leo Tolstoy
, who in turn based the book on his experiences in the Russian army in Chechnya when his unit was sent to help subdue Chechen guerrillas. See more
Princess Maria Vorontsova
You've had him tortured!
I'm sorry they told you. I wanted to give you a surprise because I knew it would make you so glad.
For the U.S. English dubbed version, released through Warner Brothers, the name of director Riccardo Freda
was listed in the credits as "Richard Freda." See more