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Anna Karenina

Year:
Duration:
108 min
Genres:
Drama | Romance
IMDB rate:
6.4
Director:
Bernard Rose
Details
Country: USA
Release Date: 1997-04-04
Filming Locations: Menshikov Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia
Earnings
Budget: $35,000,000
Opening Weekend: $75,268 (USA) (6 April 1997)
Gross: $791,830 (USA) (1 June 1997)
Cast
Actor
Character
Sophie Marceau
Sophie Marceau
Anna Karenina
Sean Bean
Vronsky
Alfred Molina
Levin
Mia Kirshner
Kitty
James Fox
Karenin
Fiona Shaw
Lydia
Danny Huston
Stiva
Phyllida Law
Vronskaya
David Schofield
Nikolai
Saskia Wickham
Dolly
Jennifer Hall
Betsy
Anna Calder-Marshall
Princess Schcherbatksy
Valerie Braddell
Ambassador's Wife
Petr Shelokhonov
Kapitonich
Niall Buggy
Doctor
Anthony Calf
Serpuliovskoy
Vernon Dobtcheff
Pestov
Hamish Falconer
Seriozha
Stefan Gryff
Korunsky
Barbara Horne
Miss Edwards
Larissa Kouznetsova
Agatha
Jeremy Sheffield
Boris
Justine Waddell
Countess Nordston
Mikhail Khmelyov
Mahotin
Yuliya Krasnova
Annushka
Ludmila Kurepova
Sorokina
German Maksimov
Priest
Tatyana Zakharova
Midwife (as Tatiana Zaharova)
Sergei Shcherbin
Korney
Gelena Ivlieva
Lizaveta (as Gelena Ivleva)
Vadim Sadovnikov
Inn Priest (as Father Vadim Sadovnikov)
Sergei Parshin
Doctor's Doorman
Valeriy Kukhareshin
Specialist Doctor
Nora Gryakalova
Myagkaya
Oleg Kosminsky
Titus
Victor Gurianov
Peasant
Igor Efimov
Servant
Konstantin Lukashov
Moscow Railway Worker
Aleksandra Lavrova
Young Anna
Leonti Varentsov
Peasant
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Trivia
Sean Bean was chosen by the director Bernard Rose to play Count Vronsky because Rose had seen him playing the role of Richard Sharpe in the Sharpe's series on British television - the director thought he looked natural in a period-military uniform
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This was the first western production of "Anna Karenina" to be filmed in Russia (St. Petersburg).
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Goofs
During the movie, title cards inform the viewer that the story arch unfolds in the years 1880 to 1882 - yet at the end of the movie Vronsky leaves to fight in the Russo-Turkish war of 1877- 1878.
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In the scene where Vronsky is shown out of Karenin's house after Anna's near death, a Soviet-era lamppost is visible further down the street.
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Rakhmaninov's music, the Vespers and the Second Symphony, used throughout the film, were not written until at least 30 years after the novel was written and 20 years afterthe film says it is set.
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Quotes
Anna Karenina: What are you doing here?
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Photos from cast
Sophie Marceau Kseniya Rappoport