Land: Germany, 60 Minuten
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Krieg, Romanze, Geschichte
Regisseur: Sergio Mimica-Gezzan
Darsteller: Ian McShane (als Waleran Bigod), Matthew Macfadyen (als Philip), Eddie Redmayne (als Jack), Hayley Atwell (als Aliena), Sarah Parish (als Regan Hamleigh)
Medium: Blu-ray Disc,
Handlung: The Pillars of the Earth is set against a backdrop of war, religious strife and power struggles which tears lives and families apart. In that time, there rises a magnificent Cathedral in Kingsbridge. Against the backdrop, love-stories entwine: Tom, the master builder, Aliena, the noblewoman, the sadistic Lord William, Philip, the prior of Kingsbridge, Jack, the artist in stone work and Ellen, the woman from the forest who casts a curse. At once, this is a sensuous and enduring love story and an epic that shines with the fierce spirit of a passionate age. Follett masterfully weaves these stories through political turmoil of 12th century England, creating a relevant and viable world for today's audience and for generations to come.