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65 Ratings


Directed by Sergei Bondarchuk
Soviet Union, Italy, 1970
War, History, Drama


After defeating France and imprisoning Napoleon on Elba, ending two decades of war, Europe is shocked to find Napoleon has escaped and has caused the French Army to defect from the King back to him. The best of the British generals, A. Welsley was victorious in Spain, but has never faced Napoleon.

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Waterloo Directed by Sergei Bondarchuk

Awards & Festivals

BAFTA Awards

1971 | 2 wins including: Best Art Direction

1971 | Nominee: Best Cinematography

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1971 | Nominee: Best Cinematography, Color

David di Donatello Awards

1971 | Winner: Best Film

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