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Title War & peace [(DVD) videorecording] / British Broadcasting Corporation ; producer, David Conroy ; dramatist, Jack Pulman ; director, John Davies.

Publication Info. [England] : BBC ; Port Washington, NY : KOCH Vision, [2007]
Distributed by Koch Entertainment.
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Description 5 videodiscs (890 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book (43 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
System Details DVD, fullscreen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Cast Anthony Hopkins, Alan Dobie, Morag Hood, Angela Down, Sylvester Morand, Rupert Davies, Faith Brook, Joanna David, Anthony Jacobs.
Credits Film editor, Gordon Clarke ; costume designer, Charles Knode.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Television adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's timeless masterpiece of love and loss, focusing on the consequences faced by three Russian families during the Napoleonic Wars.
Contents Disc 1: Name-day ; Sounds of war ; Skirmish at Schöngraben ; A letter and two proposals -- Disc 2: Austerlitz ; Reunions ; New beginnings ; A beautiful tale -- Disc 3: Leave of absence ; Madness ; Men of destiny ; Fortunes of war -- Disc 4: Borodino ; Escape ; Moscow! ; Two meetings -- Disc 5: Of life and death ; The retreat ; The road to life ; An epilogue.
Note Special features: Photo gallery; 44-page collectible booklet featuring production notes, episode summaries, character profiles and stunning behind-the-scenes photography.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Awards BAFTA Awards, 1972: Best Actor (Anthony Hopkins)
Subject Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Campaigns -- Russia -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Families -- Russia -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Russia -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Russia -- History -- Alexander I, 1801-1825 -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Russia -- Social life and customs -- 1533-1917 -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910 -- Television adaptations.
Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910 -- Film adaptations.
Genre Television mini-series.
Television programs Great Britain.
Historical television programs.
Television adaptations.
Added Author Conroy, David.
Pulman, Jack.
Davies, John Howard, 1939-2011.
Hopkins, Anthony, 1937-
Dobie, Alan.
Hood, Morag.
Down, Angela.
Morand, Sylvester.
Davies, Rupert, 1916-1976.
Brook, Faith, 1922-2012.
David, Joanna.
Jacobs, Anthony, 1918-1993.
Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910. Voĭna i mir. English.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
KOCH Vision (Firm)
Koch Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title War and peace
ISBN 1417230126
Standard No. 741952648895
Music No. KOC-DV-6488 KOCH Vision
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