Anna Karenina is a 2012 British black comedy/biographical drama film directed by Joe Wright that is adapted from Leo Tolstoy's 1877 novel of the same name. It is set for release in 2012 on September 7th in the UK and November 9th in the US.
- Keira Knightley as Anna Karenina
- Alicia Vikander as Kitty
- Jude Law as Alexei Karenin
- Aaron Johnson as Count Vronsky
- Matthew Macfadyen as Oblonsky, Anna's brother
- Kelly Macdonald as Dolly, wife of Oblonsky
- Olivia Williams as Countess Vronskaya
- Domhnall Gleeson as Konstantin Levin
- Ruth Wilson as Princess Betsy
- Michelle Dockery as Princess Myagkaya
- Tannishtha Chatterjee as Masa
- Bill Skarsgård as Captain Machouten
- Holliday Grainger as The Baroness
- Emily Watson as Countess Lydia
- Wright shot most of his film on a single soundstage at Shepperton Studios in a dilapidated theatre outside London.
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