Nicholas and Alexandra Poster

Release Date: 1971

DVD Release Date: July 27th, 1999

PG|3 hr 3 min

Plot Summary
When Tsar Nicholas weds the German princess Alexandra, the marriage proves unpopular with the Russian people, a situation not improved when she has four daughters. When she finally bears a son, the infant's acute hemophilia can only be controlled by the powers of the fanatical monk Rasputin.

Cast: Michael Jayston, Janet Suzman, Tom Baker, Roderic Noble, Harry Andrews, Irene Worth, Ania Marson, Lynne Frederick

Director: Franklin Schaffner

Genres: Historical drama

Production Co: Columbia

Keywords: Family, Emotional, Moving, Gripping, Fall, Escape, Daughter

Awards

Nominated Music (Original Dramatic Score)
Winner Art Direction
Nominated Best Picture
Nominated Cinematography
Nominated Costume Design
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1971)
Nominated Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1971)
Winner Costume Design
Nominated Actress
Nominated Art Direction
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1971)