- Number of Discs: 3
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 7 hours
- Video: Color
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: August 28, 2007
- Label: Wgbh / Pbs
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
Through archival footage, still photographs, and dramatic recreations, these three documentaries explore the decisive battles of World War II.
FINEST HOUR is an in-depth examination of the Battle of Britain, when English skies were darkened by Nazi Germany's firebombings. English men and women share their personal stories of fighting on the front lines during the Blitz.
In the BATTLE OF THE BULGE, Hitler made one last attempt at gaining victory in the waning days of the war. This fierce assault plunged Allied forces into a struggle that has been called the worst battle of World War II.
IWO JIMA: RED BLOOD, BLACK SAND offers a historic and incisive look at the brutal month-long campaign on "Hells Volcano." It resulted in the deaths of nearly 7,000 Marines, making it the bloodiest battle in Marine Corps history.
Military (USA) |
World War II