About the film
vigilante outlaw bear empress masked man silent film assumed identity imperial russia vengeance czarina / tsarina / tzarina
Release Date: November 08, 1925
|Slogan||:||«There is action without pause - romance that stirs the senses-mystery that baffles- over all a love theme that sweeps the heart»|
|Genres||:||Drama, Adventure, Romance|
|Production Companies||:||Art Finance Corporation|
Vladimir Dubrouvsky, a lieutenant in the Russian army, catches the eye of Czarina Catherine II. He spurns her advances and flees, and she puts out a warrant for his arrest, dead or alive. Vladimir learns that his father's lands have been taken by the evil Kyrilla Troekouroff, and his father dies. He dons a black mask, and becomes the outlaw The Black Eagle. He enters the Troekouroff household disguised as a French instructor for Kyrilla's daughter Mascha. He is after vengeance, but instead falls in love with Mascha.