Rasputin (1996)

 

 

 

 

Director:      Uli Edel.

Starring:     Alan Rickman (Rasputin), Greta Scacchi (Alexandra), Ian McKellen (Nicholas), David Warner (Doctor Botkin), John Wood (Prime Minister Stolypin), James Frain (Prince Yussoupov), Ian Hogg (Purishkevich), Sheila Ruskin (Princess Marisa), Peter Jeffrey (Bishop Hermogones), Freddy Findlay (Alexei), Julian Curry (Doctor Lazovert).

Made for cable movie (HBO).

Emmy: Best Actor (Alan Rickman).

Solid historical story of Rasputin with some errors (naturally).

 

 

Spoiler Warning:

 

 

 


Historical Background:

 

See Rasputin and the Empress  (1932)

 

 

 

 

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