skip to content
Peter the Great Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Peter the Great

Author: Maximilian SchellVanessa RedgraveOmar SharifLaurence OlivierTrevor HowardAll authors
Publisher: [Troy, Mich.] : Starmaker Entertainment, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Dramatization of the life of Russian Czar Peter the Great, filmed in what was formerly the Soviet Union. Peter the Great: a shrewd Czar and a visionary, statesman, sailor and shipbuilder, military leader, a husband and a father. Russia at the dawn of the 18th century -- a vast chilling mysterious land, almost medieval. A country led by a man whose curious, questing spirit is eager to learn all that is new. A monarch  Read more...
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Genre/Form: Television programs
Biographical television programs
Drama
Film adaptations
History
Television mini-series
Biographical films
Named Person: Peter, Emperor of Russia; Robert K Massie; Peter, Emperor of Russia; Robert K Massie; Peter, Emperor of Russia
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Maximilian Schell; Vanessa Redgrave; Omar Sharif; Laurence Olivier; Trevor Howard; Ursula Andress; Robert K Massie; Lawrence Schiller; Edward Anhalt; Helmut Griem; Jan Niklas; Elke Sommer; Mel Ferrer; Vittorio Storaro; Laurence Rosenthal; Marvin J Chomsky; National Broadcasting Company.; P.T.G. Productions.; StarMaker Entertainment Inc.
ISBN: 1560687576 9781560687573 1560683201 9781560683209
OCLC Number: 50029560
Notes: Videocassette release of a 1985 television mini-series.
Based on Robert K. Massie's Pulitzer Prize winning novel.
"For best picture quality adjust your VCR tracking control"--Cassette label.
Credits: Director of photography, Vittorio Storaro ; editor, James T. Heckert ; music, Laurence Rosenthal.
Cast: Maximilian Schell, Vanessa Redgrave, Omar Sharif, Trevor Howard, Laurence Olivier, Helmut Griem, Jan Niklas, Elke Sommer, Renee Sootendijk, Ursula Andress, Mel Ferrer.
Description: 1 videocassette (approximately 380 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Responsibility: P.T.G. Productions, Ltd. in association with NBC ; produced by Marvin J. Chomsky ; written for television by Edward Anhalt ; directed by Marvin J. Chomsky and Lawrence Schiller.

Abstract:

Dramatization of the life of Russian Czar Peter the Great, filmed in what was formerly the Soviet Union. Peter the Great: a shrewd Czar and a visionary, statesman, sailor and shipbuilder, military leader, a husband and a father. Russia at the dawn of the 18th century -- a vast chilling mysterious land, almost medieval. A country led by a man whose curious, questing spirit is eager to learn all that is new. A monarch who brings his feudal country into the modern world.
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

User-contributed reviews

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.