From Czar to Stalin (1987)

Genres - History  |   Sub-Genres - Politics & Government  |   Run Time - 86 min.  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Synopsis by Sally Barber

From Czar to Stalin offers a compelling look at Russia before, after and during the Revolution of 1917. This exposé of the U.S.S.R. explores the background and events of the tumultuous period, including Russia's evolution into a modern superpower. Original film footage featuring never-before-seen clips and pithy commentary combine to create an informative picture of key events, and dominant figures, including Czar Nicholas and Rasputin, Lenin, Stalin, Trotsky, Molotov, Field Marshall von Hindenburg, President Woodrow Wilson, Lloyd George, and others who changed the course of history in their struggle for survival, control and influence.



purge, revolution, Russian [nationality], Stalinism, survivor