About the film
infidelity based on novel or book horse race st. petersburg, russia romance train blizzard child custody government official imperial russia cavalry officer 19th century aristocracy russian literature social scandal leo tolstoy anna karenina horse jumping
Release Date: January 22, 1948
|Slogan||:||«Vivien Leigh in the most magnificent love story ever written!»|
|Production Companies||:||London Films Productions|
|Producers||:||Alexander Korda, Dorothy Holloway, Ronald Kinnoch, Herbert Mason|
|Writers||:||Leo Tolstoy, Julien Duvivier, Jean Anouilh, Guy Morgan, Elizabeth Montagu|
Stefan and Dolly Oblonsky have had a spat and Stefan has asked his sister, Anna Karenina, to come down to Moscow to help mend the rift. Anna's companion on the train from St. Petersburg is Countess Vronsky who is met at the Moscow station by her son. Col. Vronsky looks very dashing in his uniform and it's love at first sight when he looks at Anna and their eyes meet.