The Scarlet Empress

(1934)

Watch Now


Genres

Drama , History , Romance

Runtime

1h 44min

Cast

Marlene Dietrich
Princess Sophia Frederica / Catherine II
John Lodge
Count Alexei
Sam Jaffe
Grand Duke Peter
Louise Dresser
Empress Elizabeth Petrovna
C. Aubrey Smith
Prince August
Gavin Gordon
Capt. Gregori Orloff
Olive Tell
Princess Johanna Elizabeth
Ruthelma Stevens
Countess Elizabeth 'Lizzie'
Davison Clark
Archimandrite Simeon Todorsky / Arch-Episcope
Erville Alderson
Chancelor Alexei Bestuchef
Maria Riva
Sophia as a Child
Jane Darwell
Miss Cardell, Sophia's Nurse (uncredited)
Edward Van Sloan
Herr Wagner (uncredited)
Akim Tamiroff
Bit Part (uncredited)

Synopsis

During the 18th century, German noblewoman Sophia Frederica, who would later become Catherine the Great, travels to Moscow to marry the dimwitted Grand Duke Peter, the heir to the Russian throne. Their arranged marriage proves to be loveless, and Catherine takes many lovers, including the handsome Count Alexei, and bears a son. When the unstable Peter eventually ascends to the throne, Catherine plots to oust him from power.

The Scarlet Empress streaming: where to watch online?

Currently you are able to watch "The Scarlet Empress" streaming on FlixFling. It is also possible to buy "The Scarlet Empress" on FlixFling as download or rent it on FlixFling online.

People who liked The Scarlet Empress also liked

Elizabeth
A Royal Affair
The Madness of King George
Captain Blood
Henry V
Shanghai Express
A Tale of Two Cities
Morocco
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ
Alexander Nevsky
Broken Blossoms
Ivan the Terrible, Part I