Onegin (1999)

R  |   |  Drama, Romance

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In the opulent St. Petersburg of the Empire period, Eugene Onegin is a jaded but dashing aristocrat - a man often lacking in empathy, who suffers from restlessness, melancholy and, finally,... See full summary »


  • Liv Tyler in Onegin (1999)
  • Ralph Fiennes and Liv Tyler at an event for Onegin (1999)
  • Liv Tyler in Onegin (1999)
  • Liv Tyler in Onegin (1999)
  • Ralph Fiennes in Onegin (1999)

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Did You Know?


Martha Fiennes, the director, Ralph Fiennes, the star and executive director, and Magnus Fiennes, the composer, are all siblings. Additionally, another sister, Sophie Fiennes, Martha's husband, George Tiffin, Ralph's partner, Francesca Annis, and Magnus' wife Maya Fiennes, were all involved in the film.


Vladimir Lensky: And then you'll shoot me?
Evgeny Onegin: Only if you're dull.


Ortodox Tatiana's Naming Day is January 26, but it is summertime in the movie.


Plot Summary


Drama | Romance


Release Date:

19 November 1999


English, French

Country of Origin


Box Office


$14,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£118,522 (UK) (21 November 1999)


$206,128 (USA) (20 April 2000)

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