*A Royal Scandal*. 1945. USA. Directed by Otto Preminger

A Royal Scandal. 1945. USA. Directed by Otto Preminger. Produced by Ernst Lubistch. Screenplay by Edwin Justus Mayer, based on the play by Lajos Biro, Melchior Lengyel. With Tallulah Bankhead, Vincent Price, Anne Baxter. 35mm print. 94 min.

In Preminger’s film, inspired by the play The Czarina, Empress Catherine the Great falls in love with a young commander of her guards. While the love story churns, a revolution at the palace also percolates.

  1. Thursday, October 4,
    1:30 p.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor T2, Theater 2
  2. Thursday, September 13,
    1:30 p.m.

    Education Center, Mezzanine, Theater 3
This film accompanies Modern Matinees: Vincent Price.