World War 2

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The Nazi War Machine

As D-Day approached, specially-made films were shown to Allied troops to familiarise them with the enemy. Presente
1 hours 31 minutes

Gun Camera Action from War World Two

The very best uncensored gun camera footage from Allied and Axis sources, including Me109s, Fw190s, P-40 Warhawks
51 minutes

Target for Today

The very best filmed record of an American 8th Air Force raid on Nazi Germany. Made with unprecedented access at e
1 hours 32 minutes

Dambusters: Mission Impossible

Destroying the great dams of western Germany, using a very special weapon designed by scientific genius Barnes Wal
46 minutes

D-Day Heroes

The story of D-Day’s fiercest battles (Pegasus Bridge, the Merville battery, etc.) and the beach landings, featu
1 hours 12 minutes

D-Day: The Secret Battle

The story of the subterfuge and secret weapons that helped make D-Day such a success, including Operation Fortitud
55 minutes

Your Job in Great Britain

See the Britain of yesteryear through American eyes in this unique and amusing collection of rare films made to he
40 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1939

In this episode: WW2 seems inevitable and yet unreal – Spain: The civil war ends – Hitler parades in P
55 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1940

In this episode: Finland: Stalin’s Red Army has been fighting a dogged opposition – The progress of the Ge
57 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1941

In this episode: The Germans widen their operations – Hitler orders the bombing of Dublin and other Irish to
59 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1942

In this episode: USA joining the Allied forces marks a turning point in the war – A significant victory prom
55 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1943

In this episode: The year in which the Allies made steady progress against the Nazis – In Russia, the bloody
1 hours 0 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1944

In this episode: The Normandy landings, the world’s biggest combined land, sea and air operation – The All
56 minutes

A Year to Remember – 1945

In this episode: Hitler shoots himself at news of the Russian advance on Berlin – American and Russian troop
59 minutes

Three Came Home

Based on the true story of Agnes Newton Keith (Claudette Colbert) who endured several Japanese prisoner-of-war cam
1 hours 45 minutes

Variety Acts and Turns of the Second World War 1939-1945

A programme full of performances by the morale-boosting variety acts and singers of the Second World War. Artists
3 hours 38 minutes

Time to Remember – 1939: The Reluctant Warriors

Documentary about events of 1939 – preparations for war and then hostilities break out. Narrated by Sir Mich
25 minutes

Time to Remember – 1940: Standing Alone

Documentary film about the events of the later months of 1940. Narrated by Sir Michael Redgrave.
25 minutes

Time to Remember – 1940: Run Rabbit Run

Documentary film about the events of the early months of 1940. Narrated by Niall MacGinnis.
25 minutes

Time to Remember – 1941: Operation Barbarossa

Documentary film about events of 1941, on the Eastern Front and at Pearl Harbor. Narrated by Anthony Quayle.
26 minutes

Time to Remember – 1942: The End of the Beginning

Documentary film about the events of 1942 and America’s entry into the war. Narrated by Stanley Quayle.
25 minutes

Time to Remember – 1943: Struggle for a Planet

Documentary film about the events of 1943, especially the Battle of the Atlantic. Narrated by Sir Michael Redgrave
26 minutes

Time to Remember – 1943-1944: The Path to Rome

Documentary film about the events of 1943 and 1944 – the Italian campaign. Narrated by a citizen of Rome.
26 minutes

Time to Remember – 1943-1944: Round the Clock

Documentary film about the events of 1943-1944, mainly bombing missions over Europe. Narrated by William Bendix.
25 minutes

Time to Remember – 1944: Liberation

Documentary of events in Europe from just before D-Day until the liberation of Paris. Narrated by a citizen of Par
25 minutes

Time to Remember – 1944-1945: The Last Winter

Documentary about the last winter of WWII – Allied troops surround the German forces. Narrated by John Irela
26 minutes

Time to Remember – 1945: The End and the Beginning

Documentary film about the last months of WWII – the end of fighting in Europe and the Far East. Narrated by
25 minutes

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