About

This is the second part of a projected three-part epic biopic of Russian Czar Ivan Grozny, undertaken by Soviet film-maker Sergei Eisenstein at the behest of Josef Stalin. Production of the epic was stopped before the third part could be filmed, due to producer dissatisfaction with Eisenstein's introducing forbidden experimental filming techniques into the material, more evident in this part than...

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Directed by

Sergei M. Eisenstein

Written by

Sergei M. Eisenstein (Writer)

Runtime

88 minutes

Country

Russia, Soviet Union

Language

Russian

Cast

Keywords

historical ivan the terrible

Lists

#210 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?