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War and peace / a Paramount release ; a Ponti-De Laurentiis Production ; produced by Dino De Laurentiis ; directed by King Vidor ; adaptation, Bridget Boland, Robert Westerby, King Vidor, Mario Camerini, Ennio De Concini, Ivo Perilli.

Vidor, King, 1894-1982 (film director,, screenwriter.). De Laurentiis, Dino, (film producer.). Hepburn, Audrey, 1929-1993 (actor.). Fonda, Henry, 1905-1982 (actor.). Ferrer, Mel, (actor.). Gassman, Vittorio, (actor.). Lom, Herbert, (actor.). Homolka, Oscar, 1898-1978 (actor.). Ekberg, Anita, 1931-2015 (actor.). Mills, John, 1908-2005 (actor.). Boland, Bridget, (screenwriter.). Westerby, Robert, (screenwriter.). Camerini, Mario, (screenwriter.). De Concini, Ennio, 1923-2008 (screenwriter.). Perilli, Ivo, 1902-1994 (screenwriter.). Cardiff, Jack, (director of photography.). Tonti, Aldo, 1910-1988 (director of photography.). Rota, Nino, 1911-1979 (composer (expression)). Cattozzo, Leo, (editor of moving image work.). Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910 Motion picture adaptation of (work): Voń≠na i mir. (Added Author). Paramount Pictures Corporation. (Added Author). Ponti-De Laurentiis (Firm), (production company.). Audrey Hepburn, Henry Fonda, Mel Ferrer, Vittorio Gassman, Herbert Lom, Oscar Homolka, Anita Ekberg, John Mills. (Cast).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0792180488
  • ISBN: 9780792180487
  • ISBN: 6307278196
  • ISBN: 9786307278199
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (208 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, California : Paramount, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Leo Tolstoy.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1956.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
Special features: theatrical trailers.
Formatted Contents Note:
Special features: Widescreen version enhanced for 16:9 TVs -- Theatrical trailer-Behind the scenes of War and Peace -- Re-release theatrical trailer -- Language: English mono -- Subtitles: English.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Classroom use may be subject to licensing restrictions.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directors of photography, Jack Cardiff, Aldo Tonti ; editor, Leo Catozzo ; music, Nino Rota.
Participant or Performer Note:
Audrey Hepburn, Henry Fonda, Mel Ferrer, Vittorio Gassman, Herbert Lom, Oscar Homolka, Anita Ekberg, John Mills.
Summary, etc.:
Set during Napoleon's invasion of Russia in 1812, the film centers around disenchanted aristocrat and unhappily married Pierre and Prince Andrei, who both are in love with an innocent young woman, Natasha.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG, for violence.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital mono.
Language Note:
In English with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Awards Note:
Golden Globe Awards, 1957: Best foreign language or foreign film
Subject: Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910 > Film adaptations.
Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910.
Napoleonic Wars (1800-1815)
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 > Campaigns > Russia > Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) > Russia > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Man-woman relationships.
Manners and customs.
Military campaigns.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
Russia > History > Alexander I, 1801-1825 > Drama.
Russia > Social life and customs > 1533-1917 > Drama.
Russia (Federation)
Genre: War films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Feature films > United States.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
War films.
Feature films > United States.
War films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.