Russia, 1917. After the abdication of Czar Nicholas II Romanov, the struggle for power confronts allies, enemies, factions and ideas; a ruthless battle between democracy and authoritarianism that will end with the takeover of the government by Vladimir Lenin and the Bolsheviks.

  1. Renny Bartlett


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  1. Juliet Stevenson

    Juliet Stevenson

    Herself - Narrator (voice)

  2. Nicholas Asbury

    Nicholas Asbury

    Vladimir Lenin

  3. Milo Twomey

    Milo Twomey

    Leon Trotsky

  4. Nicholas Cowell

    Joseph Stalin

  5. Jonny McPherson

    Alexander Kerensky

  6. Helen Rappaport

    Herself - Writer

  7. Orlando Figes

    Himself - Writer

  8. Simon Sebag-Montefiore

    Himself - Writer

  9. China MiƩville

    Himself - Writer

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Russia 1917: Countdown to Revolution
Russia 1917: Countdown to Revolution

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