- 1 hr 51 min
This feature silent movie is set in the time of the last days of the Russian Czars. Sergeant Ivan Markov, a handsome young peasant man, is promoted to lieutenant. The aristocrats (other officers) are very unhappy about this promotion and make his life miserable.Ivan meets and falls in love with a princess. The princess rejects Ivan. Later he is caught in her room and he is stripped of his rank and tossed into prison. Not long after he is thrown into prison the Russian Civil War begins, the Red Terror ensues and true love reins.