SynopsisTHE 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.
THE BATTLE OF NORMANDY: THE TIDE TURNS
The largest invasion by sea to date, the Battle of Normandy engaged nearly three million troops from twelve Allied nations that crossed the English Channel to Normandy in occupied France.
THE BATTLE OF SAN PIETRO
A feature in the National Film Registry, The Battle of San Pietro delivers an honest, unbiased look at the actualities of war as it outlines one of the first—and most grueling, bloody, and devastating—conflicts of World War II.
A gritty and tense Academy Award®-winner, Desert Victory documents the clash of Germany's General Rommel and Britain's General Montgomery as their militaries collide in battle under harsh desert conditions.
Dropzone: Normandy is a compelling documentary that reveals Allied preparations to engage in the historical, high-casualty Battle of Normandy during World War II—the most significant sea borne invasion in the history of the war.
HERE IS GERMANY
An unprecedented documentary, Here Is Germany takes its focus off Allied forces and turns its attention to Germany. The country's political figures, government, military and war history are thoughtfully examined.
THE NAZIS STRIKE
Masterfully compiled by Col. Frank Capra, The Nazis Strike features actual German archival footage—Nazi newsreel propaganda—as a forceful and revealing tool to expose the Third Reich's underhanded acts of political and military injustice.
THE SPREADING HOLOCAUST
As German invasion of the United States becomes reality, the American Army is motivated into action. Utilizing rare footage, The Spreading Holocaust traces the beginnings of the war and the U.S.'s involvement.
THEIRS IS THE GLORY
A British docudrama, Theirs Is The Glory is a critically-acclaimed account of the doomed battle of Arnhem, Holland, in which 8,000 British and Canadian soldiers lost their lives.
THE TRUE GLORY
This Academy Award® winner for best documentary is narrated by Robert Harris and Peter Ustinov with a prologue by General Eisenhower. It begins with the tragedy of D-Day and covers all of the major battles leading to the fall of Berlin.
FRANK CAPRA'S PRELUDE TO WAR
Prelude to War, a famous Academy Award®-winning propaganda film (Best Documentary, 1943), contrasts the dictatorships of Germany, Italy, and Japan with American ideals.
COMBAT AMERICA WWII
Narrated by film legend Clark Gable, this fascinating WWII documentary draws upon archival footage, historical photographs, personal memoirs, and expert interviews to recount the dangerous but necessary European and South Pacific missions.
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