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Betrayal (1938)

La principessa Tarakanova (original title)

Directors:

Fyodor Otsep (as Fedor Ozep), Mario Soldati

Writers:

Jacques Companéez (screenplay), Hans Jacoby (screenplay) | 5 more credits »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Annie Vernay ... La principessa Elisabetta Tarakanova / la princesse Élisabeth Tarakanova - la prétendante au trône de Russie
Pierre Richard-Willm ... Il conte Alexis Orloff / Le comte Alexis Orloff - le favori de Catherine II
Roger Karl ... Il principe Radziwill / Le prince Radziwill
Suzy Prim ... L'imperatrice Caterina II / L'impératrice Catherine II
Memo Benassi Memo Benassi ... L'ambasciatore russo
Georges Paulais Georges Paulais ... L'ambassadeur russe
Guglielmo Sinaz Guglielmo Sinaz ... Il grande inquisitore
René Bergeron René Bergeron ... Le grand inquisiteur
Anna Magnani ... Marietta, la cameriera
Janine Merrey Janine Merrey ... Mariette, la camériste
Antonio Centa ... Il capitano Sleptozow
Jacques Berlioz Jacques Berlioz ... Le capitaine Sleptozoff
Abel Jacquin Abel Jacquin ... Il capitano Nikolsky / Le capitaine Nikolsky.
Enrico Glori Enrico Glori ... Il mercante / Le marchand
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Vasco Cataldo Vasco Cataldo
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Details

Country:

Italy | France

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

15 September 1939 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Betrayal of Catherine the Great See more »

Filming Locations:

Venice, Veneto, Italy See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The film was shot in Cinecittà in two versions, one French and one Italian. The leads (Annie Vernay, Pierre Richard-Willm, Roger Karl and Suzy Prim) appear in both versions, but the supporting roles are played by Italian actors in the Italian version and whilst a French cast features in the French one. See more »

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Remake of Tarakanova (1930) See more »

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