Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028 Map
Sat, Apr 27, 2019
2:00pm

Encore Screening!
WAR AND PEACE

The film is in four parts with beginning and end sequences:

Part One A: 104:46 and Part One B: 42:11
Part Two: 97:35
Part Three: 81:19
Part Four: 96:11

There will be 10-minute breaks after Part One and Part Three, and an extended intermission after Part Two. Film will end shortly before 10:30 PM.

New Restoration!

WAR AND PEACE
VOYNA I MIR
1967, Janus Films, 421 min, Soviet Union, Dir: Sergey Bondarchuk

At the height of the Cold War, the Soviet film industry set out to prove it could outdo Hollywood with a production that would dazzle the world: a titanic, awe-inspiring adaptation of Tolstoy’s classic tome in which the fates of three souls - the blundering, good-hearted Pierre; the heroically tragic Prince Andrei; and the radiant, tempestuous Natasha - collide amid the tumult of the Napoleonic Wars. Employing a cast of thousands and an array of innovative camera techniques, Bondarchuk conjures a sweeping vision of grand balls that glitter with rococo beauty and breathtaking battles that overwhelm with their expressionistic power. As a statement of Soviet cinema’s might, WAR AND PEACE succeeded wildly, garnering the Academy Award for Best Foreign-Language Film and setting a new standard for epic moviemaking. "You are never, ever, going to see anything to equal it ... as spectacular as a movie can possibly be." - Roger Ebert.


Special Ticket Price: $15. | Screening format: DCP
Egyptian Theatre • Sat, Apr 27, 2019 • 2:00pm