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R| 1 hr. 46 min.

Plot Summary
In 1820s St. Petersburg, Russia, the cynical nobleman Onegin (Ralph Fiennes) finds himself the new owner of a country estate following the death of his uncle. Deciding to abandon the fast-paced city for the leisurely countryside, Onegin takes over the estate. There, he soon befriends his neighbor Lensky (Toby Stephens), who introduces the aristocrat to his fiancee's sister, Tatyana (Liv Tyler). Onegin and Tatyana share an attraction, but Onegin's coldness threatens the relationship.

Cast: Ralph Fiennes , Liv Tyler , Toby Stephens , Lena Headey , Martin Donovan , Alun Armstrong , Harriet Walter , Irene Worth

Director: Martha Fiennes

Genres: Historical drama

Distributor: Sterling Home Entertainment, Samuel Goldwyn Company

Onegin (1999)

Release Date: December 17th, 1999|1 hr. 46 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 50
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Would have been a stronger movie if it didn't require a strong cup of coffee going in. show more

  • 75
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Fiennes does this sort of inner pain thing exceedingly well, Tyler is beguiling and believable, and there is an edge of wit and grace to the proceedings. show more

  • 50
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    Makes you appreciate opera, or NoDoz. show more

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