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Tempest Cover Image DVD DVD


Summary: Markov, a peasant soldier, becomes an officer in the Imperial Russian Guard and falls in love with Princess Tamara. She scorns him and has him stripped of his rank and thrown in prison. Markov becomes an important Red official with the advent of the Revolution and saves Tamara from execution. Together, they escape from Russia.

Item details

  • Physical Description: videorecording
    1 videodisc (111 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Chatsworth, CA : Distributed by Image Entertainment, c2003, 1927.

Contents / Notes

General Note: This version contains synchronized and re-edited musical accompaniment from the original Vitaphone discs ; a new digital stereo score is the primary soundtrack.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1927.
Special feature: "Vagabonding on the Pacific," a home movie showing John Barrymore relaxing aboard his yacht.
Silent film with English intertitles.
Academy Award for Interior Decoration, 1928 ; Best Cinematography nominee, 1928.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Directed by Sam Taylor (Lewis Milestone, Victor Tourjansky uncredited) ; screenplay by C. Gardner Sullivan (Erich von Stoheim, Lewis Milestone uncredited) ; photographed by Charles Rosher ; art direction, William Cameron Menzies ; costume design by Alice O'Neill ; musical score compiled by Hugo Riesenfeld ; new music for this edition by Philip Carli ; produced for DVD by David Shepard.
Participant or Performer Note: John Barrymore, Camilla Horn, Louis Wolheim, Boris de Fas, George Fawcett, Ulrich Haupt.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
Silent film with English intertitles.
Awards Note:
Academy Award for Interior Decoration, 1928 ; Best Cinematography nominee, 1928.
Subject: Social classes Russia Drama
Russia Drama
Genre: Feature films.
Silent films.

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