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The Austrian Emperor Franz Joseph falls in love with the young Elisabeth. It's love at first sight but Franz Joseph's mother Sophie doesn't approve this love.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Cristiana Capotondi ... Kaiserin Elisabeth
David Rott ... Kaiser Franz Joseph
Martina Gedeck ... Erzherzogin Sophie
Fritz Karl ... Graf Andrassy
Licia Maglietta ... Herzogin Ludovika
Fanny Stavjanik ... Gräfin Sophie Esterházy (as Franziska Sztavjanik)
Christiane Filangieri Christiane Filangieri ... Helene Herzogin in Bayern
Xaver Hutter Xaver Hutter ... Erzherzog Ferdinand Max
Herbert Knaup ... Herzog Max
Friedrich von Thun ... Marshall Radetzky
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Babett Arens Babett Arens
Babsy Artner Babsy Artner ... Abigail
Romana Carén ... Ordensschwester Johanna
Fernando Chefalo Fernando Chefalo ... (as Ferdinando Chefalo)
Federica De Cola Federica De Cola ... Charlotte von Belgien
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The Austrian Emperor Franz Joseph falls in love with the young Elisabeth. It's love at first sight but Franz Joseph's mother Sophie doesn't approve this love.

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Drama | History | Romance | War

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Country:

Germany | Italy | Austria

Language:

German

Release Date:

16 December 2009 (Austria) See more »

Also Known As:

Sissi See more »

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Budget:

EUR11,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(2 parts)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Romanticized beyond recognition

Don't waste your time in this if you have read any historic accounts of Empress Elizabeth. It's just too far fetched and far from the truth.


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