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ormirian Fri 07-Mar-14 22:05:56

Fascinating. Ashamed to say I never knew why the death of one inbred chinless wonder caused all that got horror and misery.

Enjoying this a lot!

joanofarchitrave Fri 07-Mar-14 22:09:37

Yes loving it too. Tried to watch it live online yesterday but my laptop prefers to wait.. so watching the first part now. Very, very good, but then I love committee dramas.... Would recommend The Three Emperors by Miranda Carter, read that a few months ago.

lilystem Sat 08-Mar-14 20:48:41

I'm finding it fascinating to see what an impact personalities had on an international stage and how fast things escalated.

Really good tv.

zanz1bar Sat 08-Mar-14 21:16:31

Boy this is good

Crowe( Nicholas Farrell ) is amazing, his accent a mix of just enough German and pre war upper class English is a tour de force!

ormirian Sat 08-Mar-14 22:21:52

So many people didn't want it and tried to stop it, and it still did. Crazy, infuriating, terrifying.

PigeonPie Sat 08-Mar-14 22:25:10

We've both thoroughly enjoyed it. Well, I'm not sure enjoyed is the word actually just because of the subject, but it was so well done. So horrifying - the megalomania.

wearingpurple Sat 08-Mar-14 22:27:36

Bawling my eyes out here - found that last episode terribly moving, from Grey's 'lamps going out over Europe' speech onwards.

Wonderful stuff and so illuminating. Despite studying this period in O-Level History, I never really had a grip on what the hell it was all about.

Fantastic performances from McDiarmid and Farrell in particular.

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