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Battleship Potemkin (1925)  link to Battleship Potemkin on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 633

cover Battleship Potemkin

IMDb Rating:
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8.0/10 (40839 votes)

Country: Russian, 75 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, History

Director(s): Sergei M. Eisenstein

Cast: Grigori Aleksandrov (as Chief Officer Giliarovsky), Sergei M. Eisenstein (as Odessa Citizen), Aleksandr Antonov (as Grigory Vakulinchuk), Vladimir Barsky (as Commander Golikov), Ivan Bobrov (as Young Sailor Flogged While Sleeping)

Medium: Original DVD,

Plot Outline: Based on the historical events the movie tells the story of a riot at the battleship Potemkin. What started as a protest strike when the crew was given rotten meat for dinner ended in a riot. The sailors raised the red flag and tried to ignite the revolution in their home port Odessa.

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.55:1

Apr 26, 2017