Napoleon and Love

Napoleon and Love

Director: Jonathan Alwyn, Derek Bennett, Reginald Collin, Don Leaver

Cast: Jonathan Alwyn, Derek Bennett, Reginald Collin, Don Leaver

     
 
As indicated by its title, this obscure British miniseries focused on the romantic travails of Napoleon Bonaparte (Ian Holm). Among the women in "the Little Corporal's" life were his wife Josephine (Billie Whitelaw) and his mistresses Desiree Clary (Karen Dotrice) and Marie Walewska (Catherine Schell). The nine hour-long episodes of Napoleon and Love were

Overview

As indicated by its title, this obscure British miniseries focused on the romantic travails of Napoleon Bonaparte (Ian Holm). Among the women in "the Little Corporal's" life were his wife Josephine (Billie Whitelaw) and his mistresses Desiree Clary (Karen Dotrice) and Marie Walewska (Catherine Schell). The nine hour-long episodes of Napoleon and Love were originally telecast by Thames Television in 1974.

Product Details

Release Date:
03/01/2011
UPC:
0054961854097
Original Release:
1974
Source:
Acorn Media
Region Code:
1
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time:
7:48:00

Special Features

Bonus: Timeline of Historical Events and Cast Filmographies

Cast & Crew

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Napoleon and Love: Episodes 1-3
1. A Good Match? [7:24]
2. Parisian Politics [9:08]
3. No More Convention [7:54]
4. Suppose and Propose [5:59]
5. Finding Happiness [11:06]
6. Gaining Substance [9:29]
1. News from Italy [7:24]
2. Ill or Unfaithful [9:08]
3. Charming Trifles [7:54]
4. Bed Matters [5:59]
5. After the Journey [11:06]
6. Two Days [9:29]
1. 300,000 F [7:24]
2. From a Lover [9:08]
3. Matter of Reckoning [7:54]
4. Slender and French [5:59]
5. Divorce [11:06]
6. Locked In [9:29]
Disc #2 -- Napoleon and Love: Episodes 4-6
1. Waiting Game [8:12]
2. Most Pleased [11:03]
3. Madame's Scrutiny [8:07]
4. Entrapment? [6:00]
5. An Exchange [9:07]
6. At His Discretion [10:07]
1. For Vanity [8:12]
2. Attentive Empress [11:03]
3. Nothing Seen [8:07]
4. Further Suspicions [6:00]
5. New Arrangement [9:07]
6. Three Words [10:07]
1. Polish Affairs [8:12]
2. Correspondence [11:03]
3. Unreciprocated [8:07]
4. Tasks of Poland [6:00]
5. New Vows [9:07]
6. Parting Confessions [10:07]
Disc #3 -- Napoleon and Love: Episodes 7-9
1. Capable of a Son? [7:05]
2. Shock and Solutions [7:05]
3. Familial Hearsay [10:11]
4. Traitor To Find [7:04]
5. Marie's News [12:18]
6. Saying Goodbye [7:45]
1. Art and Happiness [7:05]
2. A Surprise [7:05]
3. Nuptial Progress [10:11]
4. Corsican Father [7:04]
5. High Risks [12:18]
6. A King of Rome [7:45]
1. Plea for Peace [7:05]
2. Role of the Empress [7:05]
3. Emperor's Orders [10:11]
4. Property and Health [7:04]
5. Everlasting Empress [12:18]
6. His Waterloo [7:45]

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