A conflict of epic proportions, World War II is difficult to digest in its entirety. This sensational documentary collection breaks down some of the most pivotal moments, highlighting many of the important battles on the Western and North African fronts.
THE BATTLE OF GERMANY – THE FINAL ACT
These are the events that transpired in Germany as the Allied Forces began to systematically dismantle the Nazi war organization, as well as the shocking discovery of the Third Reich's horrific death camps.
THE BATTLE OF FRANCE – BLITZKRIEG
When Germany goes head-to-head with France, no other decision can be reached: Hitler must be stopped.
THE BATTLE OF BERLIN – DEATH OF A CITY
Death of a City reveals archival footage of the intense and destructive battle fought in Berlin—one of the final conflicts of the European theatre of World War II.
THE BATTLE OF MOSCOW – THE END OF THE ROAD
On June 22, 1941, Germany and its Axis allies took the Soviets by surprise and invaded, eventually making their way to Moscow where the Soviets launched a massive counter-attack.
THE BATTLE OF BERLIN – THE RUSSIANS ARE COMING
The Soviet offensive into what would become East Germany had two objectives: to be on a broad front and move as rapidly as possible, and to take possession of the zone.
THE BATTLE OF THE DESERT – SAND, SWEAT AND TEARS
The Western Desert Campaign, a primary operation in World War II's North African Campaign, was a continual back-and-forth struggle in an unrelenting desert wasteland.
THE BATTLE OF FRANCE – DEFEAT
When Germany invaded France and the Low Countries, it ended a period called the Phony War. By the end of the Battle of France, Germany had outflanked the Allied defense.
THE BATTLE OF ITALY – THE AXIS BROKEN
After the Axis powers were defeated in North Africa, the Allies decided to invade Italy, where popular support for the war was flagging.
THE BATTLE OF STALINGRAD – DEATH OF AN ARMY
Described as the "bloodiest battle in human history and arguably one of the greatest come-backs in military history," the Battle of Stalingrad was a major turning point in the war.