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World at War: The Ultimate Restored Edition

Synopsis
Narrated by Laurence Olivier and first broadcast in 1973, this 10 disc edition contains all 26 episodes of the original series. Please note that this version is presented in an aspect ratio of 16:9, which has been converted from the original 4:3.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2010
Notes
Also available on Blu-Ray, £99.99 (+P&P) (ref FHEBWAR 2)
Subjects
History
Keywords
documentary films; war; World War II

Credits

Director
Martin Smith; Ted Childs
Producer
Martin Smith; Peter Batty; Ted Childs
Writer
Neal Ascherson; Peter Batty
Contributor
Laurence Olivier
Composer
Carl Davis

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£79.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
1949 minutes
Year
2012

Sections

Title
A New Germany: 1933- 939

Title
Distant War: 1939-40

Title
France Falls: May-June 1940

Title
Alone: Britain: May 1940-June 1941

Title
Barbarossa: June - December 1941

Title
Banzai: Japan Strikes

Title
On Our Way: America Enters the War

Title
Desert: The War in North Africa

Title
Stalingrad 1

Title
Wolfpack

Title
Red Star

Title
Whirlwind

Title
Tough Old Gut

Title
It’s a Lovely Day Tomorrow

Title
Home Fires

Title
Inside the Reich: Germany 1940-1944

Title
Morning

Title
Occupation

Title
Genocide

Title
Nemesis

Title
Japan 1941-1945

Title
Pacific: The Island to Island War

Title
Bomb, The

Title
Reckoning

Title
Remember

Distributor

Name

FremantleMedia Home Entertainment

Email
videodvd@fremantlemedia.com
Web
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