War and Peace

War and Peace (1956)

Genres - Drama, History, Romance, War  |   Sub-Genres - Epic Film, Historical Film, Melodrama  |   Release Date - Aug 21, 1956  |   Run Time - 208 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - PG
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War and Peace (Italian: Guerra e pace) is a 1956 American-Italian war drama film directed by King Vidor and written by Vidor, Bridget Boland, Mario Camerini, Ennio De Concini, Gian Gaspare Napolitano, Ivo Perilli, Mario Soldati, and Robert Westerby based on Leo Tolstoy's 1869 novel of the same name. The film, released by Paramount Pictures, was produced by Dino De Laurentiis and Carlo Ponti with a music score by Nino Rota and cinematography by Jack Cardiff.

The film stars Audrey Hepburn, Henry Fonda, and Mel Ferrer, along with Vittorio Gassman, Herbert Lom, John Mills and Anita Ekberg, in one of her first breakthrough roles. It had Academy Awards nominations for Best Director (King Vidor), Best Cinematography, Color (Jack Cardiff) and Best Costume Design, Color (Maria De Matteis).

Movie Info

Budget

$6,000,000

Tags

Epic, Film Based On A Novel, Napoleon, Russia

Attributes

Based On: War and Peace
Narrative Location: Russian Empire

Alternate Titles

Djang ve solh
IR
Guerra e pace
IT
Guerra e Paz
BR, PT
Guerra i pau
ES
Guerra y paz
ES
Guerre et paix
CA, FR
Háború és béke
HU
Harp ve Sulh
TR
Karas ir taika
LT
Krieg und Frieden
AT, DE
Krig och fred
SE
Krig og fred
DK, NO
La guerra y la paz
AR, MX, VE
Oorlog en vrede
NL
Polemos kai eirini
GR
Rat i mir
RS
Război şi pace
RO
Savaş ve Barış
TR
Sensô to heiwa
JP
Sõda ja rahu
EE
Sota ja rauha
FI
War and Peace
, AU, CA, GB, US
Wojna i pokój
PL
Πόλεμος και ειρήνη
GR
Война и мир
BG, RU
戦争と平和(1956)
JP
戰爭與和平
TW