MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 9,534 this week

Tchaikovsky: 'Fortune and Tragedy' (2007)

TV Movie  -  Drama  -  3 February 2007 (UK)
8.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.4/10 from 39 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 1 critic

Add a Plot

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Sundance 2015

Watch our IMDb & AIV Sundance Studio Interviews with Keith Simanton

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 125 titles
created 10 Mar 2012
 
a list of 9010 titles
created 08 Sep 2013
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Tchaikovsky: 'Fortune and Tragedy' (TV Movie 2007)

Tchaikovsky: 'Fortune and Tragedy' (TV Movie 2007) on IMDb 8.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Tchaikovsky: 'Fortune and Tragedy'.

User Polls

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Vivaldi II
Biography | Drama | History

A biography of Antonio Vivaldi's early life, when the young priest became the music teacher at a school for the illegitimate daughters of Venice's courtesans.

Director: Boris Damast
Stars: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Alfred Molina, Claire Foy
Tchaikovsky (1970)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Directors: Igor Talankin, L. Sadikova
Stars: Innokentiy Smoktunovskiy, Antonina Shuranova, Kirill Lavrov
Blackwood (2014)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

The classic English ghost story gets a revision when a college professor finds himself plagued by spectral visions.

Director: Adam Wimpenny
Stars: Ed Stoppard, Sophia Myles, Russell Tovey
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Following his ruin in the latest banking crisis, a self-made millionaire reluctantly re-unites with his estranged freewheeling brother to re-open the abandoned fish and chip shop they shared in their youth.

Director: Marcus Markou
Stars: Carl Rice, Stephen Dillane, Selina Cadell
The Politician's Husband (TV Mini-Series 2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Political drama series about a marriage between two politicians, and what happens when the wife's career starts to overshadow her husband's.

Stars: David Tennant, Emily Watson, Roger Allam
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A poignant story of forbidden love and the loss of innocence set in England prior to the Second World War.

Director: Julian Jarrold
Stars: Matthew Goode, Patrick Malahide, Hayley Atwell
Branded (2012)
Drama | Fantasy | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Set in a dystopian future where corporate brands have created a disillusioned population, one man's effort to unlock the truth behind the conspiracy will lead to an epic battle with hidden forces that control the world.

Directors: Jamie Bradshaw, Aleksandr Dulerayn
Stars: Ed Stoppard, Leelee Sobieski, Jeffrey Tambor
Codebreaker (TV Movie 2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The highs and lows of Alan Turing's life, tracking his extraordinary accomplishments, his government persecution through to his tragic death in 1954. In the last 18 months of his short life... See full summary »

Directors: Clare Beavan, Nic Stacey
Stars: Ed Stoppard, Henry Goodman, Paul McGann
Short | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Series of events that lead to the death and infamy of renown musical genius Piotr Tchaikovksy.

Director: Nuno Felix
Stars: José Eduardo, José Wallenstein, Fernando Tavares Marques
Angelica (2015)
Thriller

A couple living in Victorian London endure an unusual series of psychological and supernatural effects following the birth of their child.

Director: Mitchell Lichtenstein
Stars: Jena Malone, Janet McTeer, Ed Stoppard
Cilla (TV Mini-Series 2014)
Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

The life and career of British singer and entertainer Cilla Black

Stars: Sheridan Smith, Aneurin Barnard, John Henshaw
Drama

Fred and Mick, two old friends, are on vacation in an elegant hotel at the foot of the Alps. Fred, a composer and conductor, is now retired. Mick, a film director, is still working. They ... See full summary »

Director: Paolo Sorrentino
Stars: Jane Fonda, Rachel Weisz, Michael Caine
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
William Mannering ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Alice Glover ...
Antonina Milyukova
Sam Marks ...
Bob Davidov
...
Sasha
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

3 February 2007 (UK)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Version of Tchaikovsky (1970) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Every bit as interesting and well staged as Creation of a Genius
25 September 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I was very impressed with Charles Hazelwood's previous documentary series, especially with Beethoven, so I watched this two-parter being a big lover of Tchaikovsky's music. And I loved it overall. My only minor problem is that throughout the series there are some gratuitous scenes with Tchaikovsky's secret sexual life, which felt a bit like padding. But everything else is so good though. The production values are exquisite, and the music of course is brilliant. Charles Hazelwood's observations are also quite informative, the script is beautifully written and the direction is strong, as are the pacing and sound. Ed Stoppard is not bad at all as Tchaikovsky, perhaps a tad dull at first, but as his material got better his performance became more passionate and heartfelt. So overall, I liked it a lot. 9/10 Bethany Cox


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?