The cast includes three Oscar winners: Olivia de Havilland, Christian Bale, and Sir Rex Harrison; and two Oscar nominees: Amy Irving and Omar Sharif.
Grand Duke Cyril Romanov:
We do not wish to be vindictive to this woman, but we will not tolerate this folly any longer.
Reporter: May we quote you?
Grand Duke Cyril Romanov: Quote me! You can put it on the headline.
In 1918, while held captive by "moderate" guards, Alexandra says Nicholas' mother is "safe in England". In real life, the Queen Mother arrived in the U.K. in 1919, the year after the Romanov family's deaths.
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