Rasputin and the Empress
Rasputin and the Empress (1933)

In pre-Revolutionary Russia, the scheming monk Rasputin holds the Czar and his royal family in the palm of his hand after he cures their ailing son, plotting a wicked path to greater power. This huge-scale MGM historical drama toplines the… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 23, 2009
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Emanuel Levy

Boleslawksi's lavish production of this historical melodrama is best known today as the only film that all three Barrymores (John, Ethel and Lionel) made together.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Is memorable only because it's the one and only time that the Barrymore family appeared together on screen.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Splendidly stylish, often terrifying with great turns by all the Barrymores.

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jay nixon
Interesting drama with the three Barrymore's together but could have used tighter editing.