The world at war [videorecording] / producer, Jeremy Issacs ; in co-operation with the Imperial War Museum ; Thames Television. - New York : A & E Home Video : Distributed by New Video, [2004]

Originally broadcast in 1974; bonus documentaries produced between 1974-2004. Bonus documentaries have note: "The world at war : a special presentation." Special features: disc 1: The making of the series; disc 11: The history of 'The world at war'; biographies; gallery of photos from the Imperial War Museum collection. Discs 8-11 contain bonus documentaries, compiled from interviews and archive materials gathered for the series World at war.

New Germany 1933-39 / Distant war: September 1939-May 1940 / France falls: May-June 1940 / The world at war: the making of the series / Thames Television ; Alone: May 1940-May 1941 / Barbarossa: June-December 1941 / Banzai!: Japan 1931-1942 / On our way: U.S.A. 1939-1942 / Desert: North Africa 1940-1943 / Stalingrad: June 1942-February 1943 / Wolf pack: U-boats in the Atlantic 1939-1944 / Red star: the Soviet Union 1941-1943 / Whirlwind: bombing Germany September 1939-April 1944 / Tough old gut: Italy November 1942-June 1944 / It's a lovely day tomorrow: Burma 1942-1944 / Home fires: Britain 1940-1944 / Inside the Reich: Germany 1940-44 / Morning: June-August 1944 / Occupation: Holland 1940-1944 / Pincers: August 1944-March 1945 / Genocide: 1941-1945 / Nemesis: Germany February-May 1945 / Japan: 1941-45 / Pacific: February 1942-July 1945 / Bomb: February-September 1945 / Reckoning: 1945 ... and after / Remember / Hitler's Germany: the people's community 1933-1939 / Hitler's Germany: total war 1939-1945 / y The two deaths of Adolf Hitler / Secretary to Hitler / Warrior / From war to peace / Final solution, pt. 1 / Final solution, pt. 2 / Making the series (a 30th anniversary retrospective) Experiences of war directed by Hugh Ragget; written by Neal Ascherson; produced and directed by David Elstein; written by Laurence Thompson; written & produced by Peter Batty; director, Peter Tiffin produced & directed by David Elstein; written by Laurence Thompson; written & produced by Peter Batty; written & produced by Peter Batty; written & produced by Peter Batty -- written & produced by Peter Batty; directed by Hugh Raggett; written by Jerome Kuehl; produced & directed by Ted Childs; written by J.P.W. Mallalieu; produced & directed by Martin Smith; written by Neal Ascherson -- produced & directed by Ted Childs; written by Charles Douglas Home; produced by Ben Shephard; written by David Wheeler; produced & directed by John Pett; written by John Williams produced by Phillip Whitehead; written by Angus Calder-- produced by Phillip Whitehead; written by Neal Ascherson; produced & directed by John Pett; written by John Williams; produced & directed by Michael Darlow; written by Charles Bloomberg ; written & produced by Peter Batty -- produced & directed by Michael Darlow; written by Charles Bloomberg; produced & directed by Martin Smith; written by Stuart Hood; directed by Hugh Raggett; written by Courtney Browne; produced & directed by John Pett; written by David Wheeler-- written & produced by David Elstein; written & produced by Jerome Kuehl; written & produced by Jeremy Issacs -- written by Jerome Kuehl ; produced by Raye Farr written by Jerome Kuehl ; produced by Raye Farr produced & directed by Martin Smith Traudl Junge speaks to Michael Darlow, producer, Susan McConachy produced by Alan Afriat; produced by Jerome Kuehl written & directed by Michael Darlow written & directed by Michael Darlow v. 1. (205 min.) (ca. 48 min. ; 1989) -- v. 2. (210 min.) v. 3. (210 min.) v. 4. (209 min.) v. 5. (210 min.) v. 6. (206 min.) v. 7. (154 min.) v. 8. (199 min.) Bonus documentaries: (ca. 74 min.; 1976); (ca. 76 min.; 1976); (ca. 46 min.; 1975) -- v. 9. (96 min.) (ca. 23 min. ; 1974); (ca. 49 min. ; 1975); (ca. 23 min. ; 1975?) -- v. 10. (185 min.) (ca. 95 min. ; 1975) (ca. 89 min. ; 1975) -- v. 11. (184 min.) (ca. 123 min. ; 2004?); (ca. 58 min. ; 2004?); special features.

Narrator, Laurence Olivier ; music, Carl Davis ; editor, Alan Afriat ... [et al.] ; narrator (v. 8 & 10), Eric Porter. Narrator, Laurence Olivier ; music, Carl Davis ; editor, Alan Afriat ... [et al.] ; narrator (v. 8 & 10), Eric Porter.

Interviews with: Traudl Junge, Mitsuo Fuchida, Alger Hiss.

"An extraordinary collection of newsreel, propaganda, and home-movie footage drawn from the archives of 18 nations, including color close-ups of Adolf Hitler taken by his mistress, that present an unvarnished perspective of the war's pivotal events. Penetrating interviews with eyewitness participants - from Hitler's secretary to Alger Hiss to ordinary citizens who stood outside the battle lines - and spine-tingling, first-hand accounts to an already unforgettable experience."--Container.

MPAA rating: Not rated.


DVD, NTSC; region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.

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World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Great Britain.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean.
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Africa, North.
Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941.
Stalingrad, Battle of, Volgograd, Russia, 1942-1943.
Genocide.


Germany--History--1933-1945.
Japan--History--1926-1945.
Hiroshima-shi (Japan)--History--Bombardment, 1945.

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