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Maria Theresa 

Maria Theresia (original title)
In time of absolute monarchies, political intrigue and diplomacy through marriage love is not a word associated with marriage. And a ruling Empress? Not even imaginable. But there is a ... See full summary »




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Series cast summary:
Vojtech Kotek ...  Franz Stephan 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Zuzana Stivínová ...  Elizabeth 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Tatiana Pauhofová ...  Elisa Fritz 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Anna Posch Anna Posch ...  Maria Anna 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Dominik Warta Dominik Warta ...  Johann Bartenstein 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Bálint Adorjáni Bálint Adorjáni ...  Nicholas Esterházy 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Cornelius Obonya ...  Gottfried Philipp Spannagel 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Alexander Bárta Alexander Bárta ...  Graf Kinsky / ... 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Jirí Dvorák ...  Friedrich August Harrach / ... 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Zuzana Mauréry ...  Mademoiselle de Chartres 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Milan Ondrík ...  Leopold 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Martin Mysicka ...  Graf Lorenz / ... 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Rebeka Poláková ...  Gräfin Lorenz / ... 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Martin Pechlát ...  Protokollmeister / ... 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Václav Baur Václav Baur ...  Friedrich Wilhelm von Haugwitz 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Karel Polisenský Karel Polisenský ...  Graf von Seckendorf / ... 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Slavomír Blazek Slavomír Blazek 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Pavel Zelízko Pavel Zelízko 4 episodes, 2017-2019
Marie-Luise Stockinger ...  Maria Theresia 2 episodes, 2017
Stefanie Reinsperger Stefanie Reinsperger ...  Maria Theresia 2 episodes, 2019
Fritz Karl Fritz Karl ...  Karl VI. 2 episodes, 2017
Karl Markovics ...  Eugen von Savoyen 2 episodes, 2017
Zoltán Rátóti Zoltán Rátóti ...  Grumbkow 2 episodes, 2017
Lenka Vlasáková ...  Karoline von Fuchs 2 episodes, 2019
Julia Stemberger Julia Stemberger ...  Fuchs 2 episodes, 2017
Jan Budar ...  Jean Baptiste Bassand 2 episodes, 2017
Borek Joura ...  Karl Alexander von Lothringen 2 episodes, 2019
Johannes Krisch ...  Pater Johannes 2 episodes, 2019
Peter Kocis ...  Tarouca 2 episodes, 2019
Ervin Nagy Ervin Nagy ...  Paul Esterházy 2 episodes, 2017
Roman Polácik ...  Captain Hádik 2 episodes, 2019
Jenovéfa Boková ...  Sofie 2 episodes, 2019
Nathalie Ann Köbli Nathalie Ann Köbli ...  Wilhelmine Colloredo 2 episodes, 2017
Philipp Hochmair ...  Baron Trenck 2 episodes, 2019
Pavel Kríz ...  Graf Lorenz 2 episodes, 2017
Réka Tenki ...  Gräfin Lorenz 2 episodes, 2017
Petra Polnisová ...  Gräfin von Graben 2 episodes, 2017
Peter Oszlik Peter Oszlik ...  General Daun 2 episodes, 2019
Antonín Hardt ...  Gundacker von Starhemberg 2 episodes, 2017
Ondrej Koval ...  General Khevenhüller 2 episodes, 2019
Alois Svehlík ...  Philipp von Sinzendorf 2 episodes, 2017
Stano Král Stano Král ...  Händler #1 2 episodes, 2019
Tomás Pavelka Tomás Pavelka ...  Diener des Eugen 2 episodes, 2017
Premysl Boublík Premysl Boublík ...  Händler #2 2 episodes, 2019
Marian Roden ...  General Choltitz 2 episodes, 2017
Igor Bares ...  Nuncio 2 episodes, 2019
Katerina Winterová ...  Liza 2 episodes, 2017
Petr Vanek Petr Vanek ...  Feldkurat 2 episodes, 2017
Jaromír Nosek ...  Adjutant 2 episodes, 2017
Václav Chalupa ...  Jäger 2 episodes, 2017
Rozálie Krycnerová Rozálie Krycnerová ...  Junge Maria Theresia 2 episodes, 2017
Jan Jakub Ryba Jan Jakub Ryba ...  Junger Franz Stephan 2 episodes, 2017
Josefína Krycnerová Josefína Krycnerová ...  Junge Maria Anna 2 episodes, 2017


In time of absolute monarchies, political intrigue and diplomacy through marriage love is not a word associated with marriage. And a ruling Empress? Not even imaginable. But there is a bright little girl growing up at the Hofburg palace: Not only does beautiful Maria Theresa study books she isn't supposed to read. She also has a crush on dashing Francis Stephen of Lorraine, whom her father Charles VI eventually allows her to marry. When Charles VI dies, an edict paves his daughter's way to the throne. The new Habsburg ruler is only 23 years old - and expecting her fourth child. Maria Theresa eagerly responds to her realm's need for reform and handles the state of affairs while her husband spends much of his time with their children. But Austria seems to be on the verge of collapse and European rulers soon attack the Habsburg Empire. It takes a diplomatic masterpiece for Maria Theresa to win allies and, eventually, revitalize an empire that influenced the rest of Europe for almost 150 ... Written by Happy_Evil_Dude

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Another movie that pretends to be "historic".
6 January 2019 | by chnutscherSee all my reviews

Another movie that pretends to be "historic".

The movie and several reviews claim this movie to be historic. In the main lines it surely is, but in all details overdramatized, overheroizing. We see the "so clever" Maria-Theresia teach herself in secret, almost a born genius apparently, highly unlikely to be real. She makes mature proposals about her wedding an must fight hard for the man she wants, in reality there was not much opposition. A kind of affair with an hungarian count, tears and an emotional, desperate appell to obtain hungarian troops, BS, nothing of the sort ever happened.

There is no doubt she was an important figure in the european history. Her major achievements however were several reforms in the state, the army, the education system, the justice, the economy, none of which is represented in the movie at all. Instead we get a view of her rack and get treatened with a lot of footnotes thought to be entertaining. A disgrace. If you really want to know something about Maria Theresia, read in Wiki or in a book.

This is a real annoying and irritating aspect in most of the newer german-language filmmaking. A strong disease called "Zeitgeist" that spreads from Germany, first only in broadcast and newspapers, now having reached also documentaries and the plots of movies and that seems not to be curable. To look at things not how they are, but how they are wished to be by the "progressive" intelligentia, an then sell them as indeed they would be so. Hopeless!

5 stars for production and entertainment, settings and acting, they were all decent and OK, but can't save the production as a whole.

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Release Date:

25 December 2017 (Slovakia) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Prague, Czech Republic See more »


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EUR4,700,000 (estimated)
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(2 x 100 min.)

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16:9 HD
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