Greatest Events of WWII in Colour (TV Mini-Series 2019)
|1||Blitzkrieg (2019) |
The Lightning War was one of the most extraordinary events of the Second World War. Now, expertly restored footage from around the world shows the story in a new light.
|2||Battle of Britain (2019) |
In 1940, France has fallen and Hitler orders Operation Sealion: the invasion of Great Britain. Rare, expertly-restored footage tells the story in a new light.
|3||Pearl Harbor (2019) |
Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor was one of the greatest gambles in military history. Rare, expertly-restored footage recounts the extraordinary event.
|4||Battle of Midway (2019) |
A Japanese attack on the US-held Pacific island of Midway triggers an extraordinary chain of events.
|5||Siege of Stalingrad (2019) |
The battle of Stalingrad was one of the bloodiest of the entire war and turned the tide for the Germans. Colourised footage retells the dramatic story.
|6||D-Day (2019) |
The D-Day invasion fleet was the largest in history and one of the most audacious events of WWII. But landing was just the beginning, as rare footage reveals.
|7||Battle of the Bulge (2019) |
High on cocaine, Hitler hatched a daring plan to change the course of the war. Colourised archive depicts the Germans' artillery barrage against the Allies.
|8||Dresden Firestorm (2019) |
The Allies' bombing of the German city of Dresden was one of the most controversial of WWII. Rare archive footage tells the story as it's never seen before.
|9||Liberation of Buchenwald (2019) |
Hitler's rise to power led to the slaughter of millions as concentration camps revealed the Nazi empire's true evil. Rarely-seen archive recounts the atrocities.
|10||Hiroshima (2019) |
The final hours of WWII changed the course of history with President Truman's fateful decision to use the deadliest weapon ever created: the atom bomb.