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Nigel Jones in Operation Valkyrie

Operation Valkyrie

2008 NR

Directed by Jean-Pierre Isbouts, this gripping documentary chronicles the German resistance movement's failed plot to assassinate Nazi despot Adolf Hitler on July 20, 1944, during the height of World War II. Blending archival footage, detailed dramatizations, computer-generated reconstructions and insightful interviews, Isbouts' film offers an authoritative account of this fascinating slice of history.