Anton the Terrible (1916)

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  • The Austrian Spy Alternative

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A Cossack vows revenge on man responsible for his sister's suicide and works with this end in view, until years later he achieves a position equal to that of his enemy. But owing to his own ruthlessness, events turn against him until he is forced to take his own life.

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