This release is an in-depth look at the final days leading up to the end of the war in Europe.
The Allied victory in Europe took place on May 8, 1945, just over a week after Hitler committed suicide on April 30. This in-depth documentary explores the events leading up to the Nazi surrender, including the US and Russian offensives that closed in on Germany from all sides. The final mission targeted the famous Skoda armament works at Pilsen, Czechoslovakia, the defeat of which signaled the end of the War. Explore these days of war and peace without the Hollywood hype, experiencing the tragedy and joy of this most momentous historical event.