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Secrets of the Dead: Dogfight over Guadalcanal

2006 Rated NR 1hr

Relive one of the most spectacular dogfights of World War II with this riveting documentary from PBS. In the cockpit of his Wildcat, American pilot James "Pug" Southerland faced off with Japanese ace Saburo Sakai, piloting a Zero fighter, during an altercation over Guadalcanal in 1942. The program explores every minute of the tense showdown, drawing on both pilots' memoirs along with recent forensic evidence to shed light on the legendary battle.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; closed captioned.