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War and Peace

A meticulous BBC adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's masterpiece. There are impressive battle panoramas, but the focus is more on characters and subplots that capture the epic scope of the novel: a tableau of Russian society during the turbulent years of the Napol (more…)

Premiered: September 28, 1972

Rating: None

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Episode 8 Season 1, Episode 8 Feb 8, 2016 $2.99

In the shadow of tragedy, Natasha struggles to see a way forward. As the war rages on between the Russians and the French, will our Russian heroes ever find peace again?

Episode 7 Season 1, Episode 7 Feb 8, 2016 $2.99

Pierre and Andrei fight on the front line of Russia's greatest struggle against Napoleon. As Moscow comes under threat from the French army, the Rostovs realise they must flee the city.

Episode 6 Season 1, Episode 6 Feb 1, 2016 Paid

Napoleon invades Russia and preparations begin for another great battle against him. As the French army marches east, Marya is terrified to find her family in danger. Andrei cannot forgive Natasha, and vows to take revenge on his rival. Meanwhile Natasha falls ill and Pierre tries to take care of her, before making a decision that will change his life forever.

Episode 5 Season 1, Episode 5 Feb 1, 2016 $2.99

Natasha is frustrated that her wedding to Andrei may be delayed further. She tries to make a good impression on her new family, but instead finds herself facing a new temptation in Moscow.

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The Countess Takes Her Life
Helene reaches her breaking point in this collection of scenes from "War and Peace."
Napoleon Moves on Russia
Napoleon refuses to make peace in this collection of scenes from "War and Peace."
A Doctor From Moscow
Andrei requests that his father send for a doctor from Moscow to ease his anxiety about his wife's impending labor in this collection of scenes from " (more…)
Andrei Bolkonsky is Ready for War
Pierre Bezukhov learns that Andrei Bolkonsky plans to join the war against France to escape the mundanity of his life in this collection of scenes fro (more…)

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  • Premiered: September 28, 1972
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: A meticulous BBC adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's masterpiece. There are impressive battle panoramas, but the focus is more on characters and subplots that capture the epic scope of the novel: a tableau of Russian society during the turbulent years of the Napol… (more)

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