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Young Catherine (1991)

TV Movie  |  Unrated  |   |  Biography, Drama, History  |  17 February 1991 (USA)
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A German princess is chosen to marry the heir to the Russian Throne, but faces plots and intrigues against her.

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Sir Charles
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Countess Vorontsova
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Catherine's Father
Alexander Kerst ...
Prussian Ambassador
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Katharine Schlesinger ...
Elizabeth Vorontsova
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Maria Choglokov
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A German princess is chosen to marry the heir to the Russian Throne, but faces plots and intrigues against her.

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Die junge Katharina  »

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[describing a diorama he made as a gift for his fiancee]
Grand Duke Peter: This man is a deserter, and this man is a general. He's going to order this sergeant to give the man 100 lashes! I expect he'll die!
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Great Historical Drama
23 November 1999 | by (Chicago, IL) – See all my reviews

This is one of my favorite videos to watch. Young Julia Ormond is beautiful and gives a fine performance, and the supporting cast is simply awesome. Christopher Plummer's English diplomat is a spectacular schemer with a heart of gold, Vanessa Redgrave is a wonderful old harridan, and the Grand Duke is crazy as a mad ferret in a sack. Some great scenes (anything with Plummer or the Grand Duke) make this a fun watch, and the liberties it takes with history are fully justified from a dramatic standpoint.


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