Biopic of Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiari, the second wife of the last Shah of Iran, who was overthrown in the 1979's Islamic Revolution.

Director:

Writers:

(earlier teleplay), (additional material) | 4 more credits »
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

I tre volti (1965)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Directors: Michelangelo Antonioni, Mauro Bolognini, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Princess Soraya, Goffredo Alessandrini, Nando Angelini
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A black comedy centered around a TV weather girl and the two very different men who pursue her.

Director: Claude Chabrol
Stars: Ludivine Sagnier, Benoît Magimel, François Berléand
She I (1965)
Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

An Edwardian archaeologist and two companions stumble upon a lost city in East Africa, run by a beautiful queen whose love holds the promise of immortality.

Director: Robert Day
Stars: Ursula Andress, Peter Cushing, Bernard Cribbins
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A drama set in 1986 Iran and centered on a man, Sahebjam, whose car breaks down in a remote village and enters into a conversation with Zahra, who relays to him the story about her niece, ... See full summary »

Director: Cyrus Nowrasteh
Stars: Shohreh Aghdashloo, Jim Caviezel, Mozhan Marnò
Lifeforce (1985)
Action | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A race of space vampires arrive in London and infect the populace.

Director: Tobe Hooper
Stars: Steve Railsback, Mathilda May, Peter Firth
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Anna Valle ...
...
...
Chams
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Stoyan Aleksiev ...
Représentant anglais
...
Kim Roosevelt
Sergio Ammirata ...
Iranian ambassador
Atanass Atanassov ...
Metteur
Donka Avramova ...
Ami de Soraya
Jonis Bashir ...
Militaire de l'ambassade (as Jonis Bascir)
Enzo Marino Bellanich ...
Gen. Zahedi
Claude Brasseur ...
Renato Campese ...
Doctor
Ian Danby ...
American ambassador
...
Kalil Esfandiari Bakhtiari
Marius Donkin ...
Prime Minister Razmara
Edit

Storyline

Biopic of Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiari, the second wife of the last Shah of Iran, who was overthrown in the 1979's Islamic Revolution.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

5 October 2003 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

Soraja - shaahin valittu  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

Soraya spells Iran like "Aairan". See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
What A History
14 August 2004 | by (Indonesia) – See all my reviews

The story are not same with what I've read about Shah M. R. Pahlevi and Princess Soraya, but this is enough interesting and a good one for showing a dramatic love story with sad ending (even I don't understand their language at all).

However this one is great, just see their acting I can understand what they're meant. Beside Anna Valle was so beautiful (just look at her eyes and her hair) and very good in this tv show. So was Erol Sander, he was handsome and a good actor. The director is doing such a wonderful job by direct this tv show. The dress that Anna Valle used in this show was very good and very perfect for her (so was about the jewelry that she wear).

In a real life Shah M.R. Pahlevi is a handsome man, and Princess Soraya is a beautiful lady.


10 of 21 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
DVD/VHS Release? habibv
English sub? habibv
Discuss Soraya (2003) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?