Alexander Nevsky DVD
In the 13th Century, Nevsky repels the invasion of the Teutonic Knights. This stylized, formally brilliant film--highlighted by a climactic fight on the ice of Lake Peipus--helped to unify popular resistance against the Nazis. Directed by Sergei Eisenstein and D.I. Vassiliev; music by Sergei Prokofiev; featuring Nikolai Cherkassov, N.P. Okhlopkov, and A.L. Abrikossov.
USSR, 1938, B&W, 107 minutes, Russian dialogue, English subtitles.
NTSC Region 0 encoding (Entire World)