World War II in Colour

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  • SERIES 1
  • 2009
  • 4 RATINGS
World War II in Colour

Code breaking revelations, and newly released government papers on both sides of the Atlantic have added a very insightful new dimension to the understanding of this the worlds’ greatest ever conflict.

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2009

World War II in Colour - Series 1
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SERIES 1

13 EPISODES

  • The Gathering Storm

    Series 1 Episode 1

    The Gathering Storm

    This film shows how the Great Depression led to the rise of Mussolini and Hitler

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    • 52 MINS
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  •  Lightening War

    Series 1 Episode 2

    Lightening War

    This film shows how Nazis developed a terrifying new military tactic: Blitzkrieg

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    • 52 MINS
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  • Britain at Bay

    Series 1 Episode 3

    Britain at Bay

    In July 1940, Britain stood alone against the Nazis and fought back.

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    • 52 MINS
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  • Red Sun Rampant

    Series 1 Episode 4

    Red Sun Rampant

    December 7th 1941 is “a date that will live in infamy”.

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  • Hitler Strikes East

    Series 1 Episode 5

    Hitler Strikes East

    Hitler's generals were horrified when he expressed an intention to invade Russia

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    • 52 MINS
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  • The Mediterranean and North Africa

    Series 1 Episode 6

    The Mediterranean and North Africa

    Mussolini’s ambition had always been to recreate the old Roman Empire.

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    • 52 MINS
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  • Overload

    Series 1 Episode 7

    Overload

    This film explores the myth that D-Day was a straightforward victory.

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    • 52 MINS
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  • Turning the Tide

    Series 1 Episode 8

    Turning the Tide

    The Allies and the Nazis were looking for a single knock-out blow to end the war

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    • 52 MINS
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  • The Soviet Steamroller

    Series 1 Episode 9

    The Soviet Steamroller

    The full extent of Hitler’s failed gamble in the East had become clear.

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    • 52 MINS
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  • Closing the Ring

    Series 1 Episode 10

    Closing the Ring

    This tells the shocking story of death camps, the full extent of the Holocaust.

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    • 52 MINS
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  • The Island War

    Series 1 Episode 11

    The Island War

    1941, a vicious war against Japan was being waged in the Pacific.

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  • Victory in Europe

    Series 1 Episode 12

    Victory in Europe

    This film follows Britain and America as they cross the Rhine.

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    • 52 MINS
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  • Victory in the Pacific

    Series 1 Episode 13

    Victory in the Pacific

    The end of the War in the Pacific is one of the great tales of modern history.

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    • 52 MINS
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