Live stream preview

Watch this video and more on British Pathé TV

Watch this video and more on British Pathé TV

Start your free trial

Already subscribed? Sign in

A Day That Shook the World – World War Two

British Pathé Originals • 32m

Up Next in British Pathé Originals

  • Variety Acts and Turns of the Mid 1930s

    A comprehensive celebration of a glorious age of British Variety featuring the very best performers and singers from radio, music hall and the theatre! Performances rarely seen since they were shown in the Pathé cinema newsreels of the day. A nostalgic celebration of a rich diversity of variety e...

  • Variety Acts and Turns of the Late 1930s

    By the late 1930s, Pathé had refined its way of filming performers by mixing in evocative filmed locations such as London, Port Talbot, Ireland, Scotland and even the Queen Mary. Pathé also filmed real workers who became professional singers and miners who trained to be a team of high-wire walker...

  • Variety Acts and Turns of the Pre War...

    This programme includes performances by The Peters Sisters, Leslie Henson, The Hillbillies, Douglas Byng, Issy Bonn, Lorenzi, The Four Aces, Sydney Burchall, Mr Penny, Eric Woodburn, Billie Hale, Ronald Frankau and many, many more. Come 1939, war with Germany was looming, but, as the famous phras...