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Crime and Punishment

Crime and Punishment


by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Crime and Punishment Resources

Movie or TV Productions

Crime and Punishment, 2002

This film stars Crispin Glover as Raskolnikov, and Vanessa Redgrave plays Pulcheria.

Sin Compasión, 1994

An adaptation of the novel from director Francisco J Lombardi.

Crime and Punishment, 1979

A miniseries starring John Hurt as Raskolnikov.

Crime and Punishment, 1998

A TV movie. Patrick Dempsey from Grey's Anatomy stars as Raskolnikov, Ben Kingsley plays Porfiry, and Julie Deply acts as Sonia.


Movie Cover

The cover of the 1998 movie.



The Face of Russia

A fun site for exploring Russian history.

A Biography

Also contains info on St. Petersburg.

Icons are an excellent way to grasp the history and complexity of religion in Russia.

Here's a fabulous link – we've set it to the time period of Crime and Punishment, but there's much more to be explored.

The History of Crime and Punishment

An awesome tool for learning some history of "crime" and "punishment" through the ages.

Virtual tour of St. Petersburg.

Explore the city where Raskolnikov lived.

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