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Title World War II [videorecording] / Special Service Division ; produced by the War Department with cooperation of Research Council, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ; directed by Frank Capra [and Anatole Litvak].

Imprint Quebec, Canada : Madacy Entertainment Group, [2004].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library DVD    940.54 WOR  v.1    Out of Collection
Description 5 videodiscs (ca. 600 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Original productions: c1943-1945.
"This pictorial record of man's greatest feat of arms could never have been assembled without the historical action films made by: U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, British Ministry of Information, National Film Board of Canada Newsreel Pool Cameramen"--Container.
Special features: 25 challenging trivia Q&As ; 30 biographies ; 10 war propaganda posters ; 5 film reels.
Contents v. 1. Prelude to war. Nazi strike -- v. 2. Divide and conquer. Battle of Britain -- v. 3. Battle of Russia. Battle of China -- v. 4. War comes to America. D-Day, the Normandy invasion -- v. 5. World at war. Appointment at Tokyo.
Credits Writers, Jules J. Epstein and others ; music, Hugo Friedhofer and others ; cinematography, Robert J. Flaherty ; editor, William Hornbeck.
Summary Documents the most important phases of World War II.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD.
Subject World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns.
Genre/Form Historical films
Documentary films
Added Author Capra, Frank, 1897-1991.
Litvak, Anatole, 1902-1974.
United States. War Department.
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Madacy Entertainment Group.
Added Title World War two
World War 2
Prelude to war.
The Nazi strike.
Divide and conquer.
The Battle of Britain.
The Battle of Russia.
The Battle of China.
War comes to America.
D-Day, the Normandy invasion.
The world at war.
Appointment at Tokyo.
ISBN 0778621227
Music No. DGP9 50007 Madacy Entertainment Group

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