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The Scarlet Empress quotes

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A German noblewoman enters into a loveless marriage with the dim-witted, unstable heir to the Russian throne, then plots to oust him from power.

Director: Josef von Sternberg
Writer: Manuel Komroff, Eleanor McGeary
Production: Paramount Pictures
Year: 1934
MetaScore: N/A/100
ImdbRating: 7.6
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 07 Sep 1934
Awards: 1 win.

37 Clips & Quotes

Cast

Princess Sophia Frederica - Marlene Dietrich
Count Alexei - John Lodge
Grand Duke Peter - Sam Jaffe
Empress Elizabeth Petrovna - Louise Dresser
Prince August - C. Aubrey Smith
Capt. Gregori Orloff - Gavin Gordon
Princess Johanna Elizabeth - Olive Tell
Countess Elizabeth 'Lizzie' - Ruthelma Stevens
Archimandrite Simeon Todorsky - Davison Clark
Chancelor Alexei Bestuchef - Erville Alderson
Count Lestoq - Philip Sleeman
Marie Tshoglokof - Marie Wells
Lt. Dmitri - Gerald Fielding
Sophia as a Child - Maria Riva
Lackey #5 - Eric Alden
Count von Breummer - Richard Alexander
Sophia's Aunt - Nadine Beresford
Narcissus - Thomas C. Blythe
Paul - Lackey #1 - Hal Boyer
Guard - James Burke
Miss Cardell, Sophia's Nurse - Jane Darwell
Narcissus - Clyde David
Marquis de la Chetardie - John Davidson
Jester - George Davis
Catherine's Lady-in-Waiting - Anna Duncan
Catherine's Lady-in-Waiting - Elinor Fair
Elizabeth's Lady-in-Waiting - May Foster
Catherine's Lady-in-Waiting - Julanne Johnston
Imperial Guardsman - Ivan Linow
Innkeeper - James A. Marcus
Sophia's Aunt - Petra McAllister
Sophia's Aunt - Eunice Murdock Moore
Catherine's Lady-in-Waiting - Patricia Patrick
Castle Guard - Warner Richmond
Sophia's Aunt - Blanche Rose
Elizabeth's Lady-in-Waiting - Barbara Sabichi
Catherine's Lady-in-Waiting - Katherine Sabichi
Imperial Guardsman - Sam Savitsky
Catherine's Lady-in-Waiting - Dina Smirnova
Catherine's Lady-in-Waiting - Elaine St. Maur
Elizabeth's Lady-in-Waiting - Agnes Steele
Elizabeth's Lady-in-Waiting - Minnie Steele
Sophia's Aunt - Belle Stoddard
Undetermined Secondary Role - Akim Tamiroff
Lt. Ovitsyn - Jameson Thomas
Herr Wagner - Edward Van Sloan
Lackey - Bruce Warren
Beautician Curling Catherine's Hair - Leo White
Doctor #1 - Harry Woods