Rasputin is gone, but Nicholas continues his catastrophic policies in war and at home. Deprivation pushes the population from unrest to revolution.
Did You Know?
When the Dowager Empress goes to see the Czar on the train, she implores him to talk to 'cousin George' about getting out of Russia, by who she meant King George V of Britain. The Romanovs really did ask the British government for help, but they were refused as the Czarina was German born, which would have undermined the Allied war effort. King George regretted his decision for the rest of his life. See more
Closeups of Czarina Alexandra reveal the actress' pierced ears. See more