Robert Carlyle ("Trainspotting") delivers an explosive performance as Adolf Hitler in this miniseries tracing the life of "Der Führer" from childhood to his election as Germany's Chancellor in 1933. As the maladjusted ex-soldier cultivates his political influence, those around him find themselves swept up by Hitler's charismatic style, some unaware of the horrific scope of his ultimate intentions. Liev Schreiber, Julianna Margulies, Stockard Channing, Peter Stormare, and Peter O'Toole also star. 4 1/4 hrs. on two discs. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English.