A unique and forgotten chapter of television history, this series combines actual combat footage and interviews with those who were there to create an absorbing depiction of World War II. This volume focuses on the war's early years, from the invasion of Poland through Dunkirk, Malta and other decisive conflicts. America's role in the war begins with an episode on Pearl Harbor, followed by Pacific Theatre events such as Midway and Guadalcanal.
Summary of Season 1 (2008) - 5 discs
Witness the intensity of World War II with this groundbreaking series that combines actual combat footage with the personal accounts of the soldiers, sailors and pilots who were there. This volume presents the decisive events of the war's last two years, with episodes covering Stalingrad, Sicily and Ploesti. The action then moves to the Battle of the Bulge and the Normandy invasion, culminating in episodes on Iwo Jima and the Japanese surrender.
Full Screen 1.33:1
English: Dolby Digital 5.1,
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
NR - Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.