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Seasons:
1
Release Date:
20 November 1973 (USA) See more »
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Awards:
Nominated for Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins See more »
User Reviews:
War & Peace BBC series See more (18 total) »

Cast

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Anthony Hopkins ... Pierre Bezukhov (17 episodes, 1972-1973)
Morag Hood ... Natasha Rostova (14 episodes, 1972-1973)
Alan Dobie ... Prince Andrei Bolkonsky (14 episodes, 1972-1973)
Rupert Davies ... Count Rostov (14 episodes, 1972-1973)

Joanna David ... Sonya (13 episodes, 1972-1973)
Faith Brook ... Countess Rostova (12 episodes, 1972-1973)
Angela Down ... Princess Maria Bolkonskya (10 episodes, 1972-1973)
Sylvester Morand ... Nikolai Rostov (10 episodes, 1972-1973)
David Swift ... Napoleon (9 episodes, 1972-1973)
Fiona Gaunt ... Hélène Kuragina (9 episodes, 1972)
Frank Middlemass ... Mikhail Kutuzov (8 episodes, 1972-1973)
Anthony Jacobs ... Prince Bolkonsky (7 episodes, 1972)
Neil Stacy ... Boris Drubetskoy (7 episodes, 1972-1973)
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Series Directed by
John Davies (20 episodes, 1972-1973)
 
Series Writing credits
Jack Pulman (20 episodes, 1972-1973)
Leo Tolstoy (20 episodes, 1972-1973)

Series Produced by
David Conroy .... producer (20 episodes, 1972-1973)
 
Series Original Music by
Carl Davis (unknown episodes)
 
Series Cinematography by
Peter Hall (1 episode, 1973)
 
Series Film Editing by
Gordon Clarke (7 episodes, 1972-1973)
 
Series Production Design by
Don Homfray (20 episodes, 1972-1973)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Veljko Despotovic (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume Design by
Charles Knode (17 episodes, 1972-1973)
 
Series Makeup Department
Dawn Alcock .... makeup artist (17 episodes, 1972-1973)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Milos Antic .... second assistant director (unknown episodes)
Branislav Brana Srdic .... assistant director: Yugoslavia (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Derek Miller-Timmins .... sound / sound: studio / ... (17 episodes, 1972-1973)
Graham Hare .... film sound (7 episodes, 1972-1973)
Alan Dykes .... film sound / sound (3 episodes, 1972-1973)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Michael John Harris .... visual effects (5 episodes, 1972-1973)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
John Summers .... lighting / studio lighting / ... (17 episodes, 1972-1973)
Peter Hall .... film camera (6 episodes, 1972-1973)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Christine Rawlins .... costume supervisor (2 episodes, 1972-1973)
 
Series Other crew
Antony Brett-James .... military adviser (4 episodes, 1972-1973)
David G. Chandler .... military adviser / military advisor (4 episodes, 1972-1973)
Duffy Christopher .... military adviser (4 episodes, 1972-1973)
Geraldine Stephenson .... choreographer (2 episodes, 1972-1973)
 

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890 min
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Trivia:
John Davies worked 2 years on this drama.See more »
Movie Connections:
Version of La guerre et la paix (2000) (TV)See more »
Soundtrack:
God Save the Tsar!See more »

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8 out of 10 people found the following review useful.
War & Peace BBC series, 2 April 2002
Author: prentice-1 from Toronto

Someone posted a while back that this mini-series aired on PBS' "Masterpiece Theatre" in the 1970's. This is an error. The series did indeed air on PBS via NYC's station WNET. "Masterpiece Theatre" is presented by Boston's WGBH and "War and Peace" was NOT aired under the MT banner.

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