• Rasputin (1996)

Rasputin

Release Date: 1996

R |1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary

In the early 20th Century, Russian Czar Nicholas II (Ian McKellen) and his wife, Czarina Alexandra (Greta Scacchi), bring crazed monk Rasputin (Alan Rickman) into their royal court, believing he can heal their gravely ill son. But despite claiming a special connection with God, Rasputin also exhibits volatile and nefarious behavior, which threatens to corrupt the royal family from within. Meanwhile, the political situation outside the palace walls becomes increasingly tumultuous.

Cast: Alan Rickman, Greta Scacchi, Ian McKellen, David Warner, John Wood, James Frain, Ian Hogg, Peter Jeffrey

Director: Uli Edel

Genres: Historical drama

Keywords: Doctor, Fall, Melodramatic, Dark, Temptation

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Awards

Winner Outstanding Supporting Actress for a Miniseries or Special
Nominated Outstanding Supporting Actor for a Miniseries or Special
Nominated Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Winner Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Winner Best Television Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television