Catherine the Great

7 reviews
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Season 1 episodes (5)

1 Catherine the Great
Series premiere. Russian Empress Catherine the Great faces challenges to her throne on all sides, as she meets the forthright and bold Lieutenant Grigory Potemkin.
2 Catherine the Great
A victorious Potemkin returns from war to find Catherine preoccupied, leading the two to speak candidly about their pasts and future, while a Cossack stirs discontent among peasants in the countryside.
3 Catherine the Great
Catherine and Potemkin experience growing pains in their relationship, as Potemkin's push for expansion puts him at odds with Panin.
4 Catherine the Great
Series finale. Pressure from foreign powers leads to a bitter argument between Catherine and an ailing Potemkin. Catherine works to change the line of succession as her reign draws to an end.
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Oscar(R)-winner Helen Mirren (“The Queen”) stars as the 18th century Russian monarch in this four-part miniseries.

About this show

Oscar(R)-winner Helen Mirren (“The Queen”) stars in this four-part miniseries as the tumultuous monarch and politician who ruled the Russian empire and transformed its place in the world in the 18th century.

Ratings and reviews

7 reviews
Cordova Lark
December 18, 2019
Now we know why HBO barely did any marketing for this series. It is all over the place, poor pacing, the writers seemingly don't know where to focus on in the life of Catherine.
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deborah elliott
November 30, 2019
Disappointing, writing was very poor, they gave a great actress, Helen Mirren, the most banal lines.
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mello thorn
January 13, 2020
Best yet
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