Rasputin and the Empress
Rasputin and the Empress (1933)

This film covers the years 1913 through 1918, during the tumultuous final years of the Romanov regime in Russia. When Prince Alexis, a hemophiliac, hovers near death after an accident, the royal physicians regretfully predict an imminent… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 24, 1933
DVD 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.