Sissi: The Fateful Years of an Empress
Sissi: The Fateful Years of an Empress (1955)

Romy Schneider makes an impressive starring debut in the delightful Austrian comedy Sissi. The titular heroine is a preteen 19th century lass of noble birth, who charms everyone she meets. Especially impressed is young Franz Joseph, emperor… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1955
DVD Release Date: September 11, 2007
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Kenneth R. Morefield
Christianity Today

It's fascinating to contrast these films with the darker (literally and thematically) post-war offerings of the Italian neorealists that were produced only a few years earlier.

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Janice :d
So many good childhood memories are tied to this film. Sissi is one of my most prized film characters!