The story of five aristocratic families in Russia during the the Napoleonic Era.
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Series cast summary:
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 Natasha Rostova (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Prince Andrej Bolkonsky (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Pierre Bezukhov (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Prince Bolkonsky (4 episodes, 2007)
Andrea Giordana ...
 Count Rostov (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Marja Bolkonsky (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Countess Rostova (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Dolokhov (4 episodes, 2007)
Toni Bertorelli ...
 Vasilii Kuragin (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Helene Kuragin (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Sonja (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Lise (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Anatole Kuragin (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Denisov (4 episodes, 2007)
Vladimir Ilin ...
 Kutuzov (4 episodes, 2007)
Dmitriy Isaev ...
 Nikolaj (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Tzar Alexander (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Gherasim (4 episodes, 2007)
Frédéric Gorny ...
 Ramballe (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Mademoisellle Bourienne (4 episodes, 2007)
Scali Delpeyrat ...
 Napoleon (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Márja Dmitrijewna Achrosímowa (4 episodes, 2007)
Juozapas Bogdanas ...
 Petja (Child) (4 episodes, 2007)
Janusz Szilowsky ...
 General Weirothen (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Tichon (4 episodes, 2007)
Darius Meskauskas ...
 Business Manager (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Igor - Head Waiter (4 episodes, 2007)
Pijus Cesaitis ...
 Nikolushka (4 episodes, 2007)
Mindaugas Majauskas ...
 Nikolushka (older) / ... (4 episodes, 2007)
Robert Mazurkiewicz ...
 Marshall Davoust (4 episodes, 2007)
Andrey Gusev ...
 Platon (4 episodes, 2007)
Algirdas Tupe ...
 Prokofy (4 episodes, 2007)
Simas Lindesis ...
 Petja (teenager) / ... (4 episodes, 2007)
Paulius Ignatavicus ...
 Zidrinsky (4 episodes, 2007)
Yves Aubert ...
 Napoleon (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Denisov (4 episodes, 2007)
Daniel Flynn ...
 Prince Andrej Bolkonsky (4 episodes, 2007)
Teresa Gallagher ...
 Sonja (4 episodes, 2007)
Michael Harbour ...
 Count Rostov (4 episodes, 2007)
Ève Karpf ...
 Countess Rostova (4 episodes, 2007)
Jonathan Keeble ...
 Pierre Bezukhov (4 episodes, 2007)
Corin Mellinger ...
 Nikolaj (4 episodes, 2007)
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 Vasilii Kuragin (4 episodes, 2007)
Marie Bierstedt ...
 Natasha Rostova (3 episodes, 2007)
Sonja Deutsch ...
 Márja Dmitrijewna Achrosímowa (3 episodes, 2007)
Tobias Kluckert ...
 Prince Andrej Bolkonsky (3 episodes, 2007)
Helmut Krauss ...
 Kutuzov (3 episodes, 2007)
Fred Maire ...
 Vasilii Kuragin (3 episodes, 2007)
Ernst Meincke ...
 Count Rostov (3 episodes, 2007)
Hans Teuscher ...
 Prince Bolkonsky (3 episodes, 2007)
Gintaire Cepukonye ...
 Natasha's Maid / ... (2 episodes, 2007)
Rimas Morkunas ...
 Driver / ... (2 episodes, 2007)
Valeri Lobunets ...
 Butler (2 episodes, 2007)
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A Russian Prince experiences battle against Napoleon and a troubled relationship with his father and wife. Finds acceptance of her death and eventually his chance of true love. A spoiled, high-society fickle young woman loves and her years of unhappiness. A Count illegitimate, idler son reflects on politics and friendship. Experiences his first and hopeless love, is forced into a marriage with serious consequences and finally survives Napoleon invasion of Moscow and its aftermath. Written by Eugene Fraga

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21 October 2007 (Italy)  »

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Guerre et paix  »

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$70,000,000 (estimated)
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Goofs

Near the end of the series (set in 1813), Pierre plays the first bars of Chopin's Nocturne in C sharp minor - which was composed in 1830. See more »

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Version of War and Peace: Episode #1.1 (2007) See more »

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Condensed yet superb
19 April 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

For those that have read the well over 1,000-paged book, this mini-series will prove to impress you quite well. While most of the characters are well-cast, and the cinematography is rich enough for a full-featured film, I felt rushed along a little too hurriedly. Yes, while Tolstoy did go incredibly in-depth on his characters, there were still some VERY important elements that were either skipped or assumed in this series that left me wanting.

Maybe I simply felt let down from the commitment put into reading the novel to see everything shortened so much, however if only they could have spared a few more hours to supply that to enrich the characters...


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