Secrets of World War II

Secrets of World War II

  • SERIES 1
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  • 2011
Secrets of World War II - Series 1

SERIES 1

13 EPISODES

  • The Special Interrogation Group

    Episode 1

    The Special Interrogation Group

    1942, a small band of soldiers were selected by the British for a unique mission

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    • 52 MINS
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  • Hardy Amies and the Belgian Hit List

    Episode 2

    Hardy Amies and the Belgian Hit List

    The story of a young, unlikely spymaster who worked for Churchill's secret army.

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  • The Mafia Connection

    Episode 3

    The Mafia Connection

    "Lucky" Luciano was an unlikely collaborater of the Second World War.

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  • Double Agent Tricycle

    Episode 4

    Double Agent Tricycle

    Britain’s most successful double agent and the inspiration for James Bond.

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  • The Banker, The Norwegians & The Bomb

    Episode 5

    The Banker, The Norwegians & The Bomb

    In the chaos of 1940, Churchill created the ‘Special Operations Executive’.

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  • The Scholar and the Fight for Greece

    Episode 6

    The Scholar and the Fight for Greece

    In October 1942 Monty Woodhouse was parachuted into into Greece to raise hell.

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  • The Dutch Disaster

    Episode 7

    The Dutch Disaster

    Two RAF agents drop behind enemy lines in German occupied Holland.

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    • 51 MINS
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  • The SAS Italian Job

    Episode 8

    The SAS Italian Job

    SOE agent Lees is parachuted into German-held North Italy to cause mayhem.

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  • The Spy mistress and the French Fiasco

    Episode 9

    The Spy mistress and the French Fiasco

    Skilful, meticulous and dedicated Vera Atkins was the perfect spy mistress.

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    • 52 MINS
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  • The French Triple Agent

    Episode 10

    The French Triple Agent

    In 1943 Churchill created a new SOE network in France code named “prosper”.

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    • 53 MINS
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  • Christine Granville: Polish Spy

    Episode 11

    Christine Granville: Polish Spy

    Christine Granville was Britain’s finest female spy.

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  • Agent Garbo

    Episode 12

    Agent Garbo

    This is the true story of a consummate liar; the ultimate double agent.

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    • 52 MINS
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  • The Aristocrat and the Communist

    Episode 13

    The Aristocrat and the Communist

    This is the true story of a consummate liar; the ultimate double agent.

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    • 50 MINS
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