War and Peace (2016) season 1
Air weekdate:Sunday Cast:Lily James, Paul Dano, James Norton, Brian Cox, Olivia Ross, Matthieu Kassovitz, Tom Burke, Greta Scacchi, Callum Turner, Jessie Buckley, Adrian Edmondson, Jack Lowden, Aisling Loftus, Rebecca Front, Stephen Rea, Jim Broadbent, Gillian Anderson, Aneurin Barnard, Tuppence Middleton Genre:Drama, Mini-Series Channel:BBC One Status:Ended
The novel - an epic "War and Peace" authored by Leo Tolstoy describes Russian society in the era of the wars against Napoleon in 1805 - 1812 years. The novel "War and Peace" had a great success. He was recognized by critics all over the world the greatest epic work of the new European literature, "War and Peace" surprising already from a purely technical point of view the size of its fiction cloth. British director Tom Harper decided to do another adaptation of the immortal work of Leo Tolstoy. Actions of the series will carry you to the very stormy in 1805 when the Russian Empire was under the pressure of constant war. Events show completely identical developments as in the novel. The plot revolves around a few noble families. Huge impression creates one of the members of the aristocracy Andrei Bolkonsky. He is brave, proud soldier who is willing to sacrifice his own life to save the Russian land from the invaders. Another hero of the series is Pierre Bezukhov. He is a wealthy man who gives preference to social events and balls. He did not imagine his life without fun and entertainment. In addition to this he finds time to gambling and can afford to take too much. Another charming heroine of this story is Natasha Rostova. The atmosphere of constant love turned her into a sensitive and responsive girl to what is happening. How will Natasha respond to events that are caused by prevailing love triangle with participating Balkonsky Andrei and Pierre Bezukhov?
War and Peace (2016) season 1 episodes list:
Russia is drawn into war with France, changing the lives of three young people forever.
As Andrei prepares for a great battle, Pierre struggles with married life.
Pierre fights a duel. Natasha and Sonya receive unexpected proposals.
Natasha is shocked by Andrei's decision to delay the wedding and travel abroad for a year.
Napoleon outrages the Russian emperor by marching his army towards Moscow.
As Napoleon marches into Moscow, the Rostovs rush to leave the city.