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A lavish production featuring two fascinating and unique tales of World War I this Reality Films DVD is an absolute must for any World War enthusiast. Complete with historical re-enactments and battle scenes historically researched costumes and locations all across Europe help the viewer live and feel the experience firsthand. In “Murder on the Hill” we follow UK Broadcaster Robin Thompson as he reveals an untold and tragic tale. Ruthless and incompetent military command resulted in the deaths of many brave men. Hear for the first time the shocking truth to an untold chapter of the Great War. “A Soldier’s Return” takes us on a fascinating journey from 1916 to the present day. We see and hear the tragedy of war firsthand and experience the recreated sights and sounds of battle of those who were there. We learn the story of Corporal Robert Beveridge – a born leader decorated for bravery in the field – who was forgotten for so long but is now immortalized. This is a story of a generation we must never forget. This DVD is a milestone collectible for all World War enthusiasts.
Episode Comprise:Pilot The Gathering: Midnight on the Firing Line Soul Hunter Born to the Purple Infection The Parliament of Dreams Mind War The War Prayer And the Sky Full of Stars Deathwalker Believers Survivors By Any Means Necessary Signs and Portents TKO Grail Eyes Legacies A Voice in the Wilderness (1) A Voice in the Wilderness (2) Babylon Squared The Quality of Mercy Chrysalis Points of Departure Revelations The Geometry of Shadows A Distant Star The Long Dark Spider in the Web Soul Mates A Race Through Dark Places The Coming of Shadows GROPOS All Alone in the Night Acts of Sacrifice Hunter Prey There All the Honor Lies And Now for a Word In the Shadow of Z'ha'dum Knives Confessions and Lamentations Divided Loyalties The Long Twilight Struggle Comes the Inquisitor The Fall of Night Matters of Honor Convictions A Day in the Strife Passing Through Gethsemane Voices of Authority Dust to Dust Exogenesis Messages from Earth (1) Point of No Return (2) Severed Dreams (3) Ceremonies of Light and Dark Sic Transit Vir A Late Delivery from Avalon Ship of Tears Interludes and Examinations War Without End (1) War Without End (2) Walkabout Grey 17 Is Missing And the Rock Cried Out No Hiding Place Shadow Dancing Z'ha'dum The Hour of the Wolf What Ever Happened to Mr. Garibaldi? The Summoning Falling Towards Apotheosis The Long Night Into the Fire Epiphanies The Illusion of Truth Atonement Racing Mars Lines of Communication Conflicts of Interest Rumors Bargains and Lies Moments of Transition No Surrender No Retreat Exercise of Vital Powers The Face of the Enemy Intersections in Real Time Between the Darkness and the Light Endgame Rising Star The Deconstruction of Falling Stars No Compromises The Very Long Night of Londo Mollari The Paragon of Animals A View from the Gallery Learning Curve Strange Relations Secrets of the Soul Day of the Dead In the Kingdom of the Blind A Tragedy of Telepaths Phoenix Rising The Ragged Edge The Corps is Mother the Corps is Father Meditations on the Abyss Darkness Ascending And All My Dreams Torn Asunder Movements of Fire and Shadow (1) The Fall of Centauri Prime (2) The Wheel of Fire Objects in Motion Objects at Rest Sleeping in Light Plus Lost Tales
Brand new FULLMETAL ALCHEMIST adventures await ; Amazing secrets and startling facts are exposed for the first time in the Full Metal Alchemist: Brotherhood OVA Collection a new assortment of stories set in never-before-seen corners of the FMA universe. Join Ed and Al as they chase rumors of successful human transmutation into a web of shocking family drama and lies. Sneak a glance at hidden sides of Winry and Hawkeye's personalities. Survive the frigid north with a young Izumi Curtis as she fights to gain a deeper understanding of alchemy. Explore the legendary friendship shared by Mustang and Hughes and watch them grow from military school rivals into hardened brothers transformed by the horrors of the Ishvalan War. You thought you knew the whole story. You thought all the tales ere told. The Full Metal Alchemist: Brotherhood OVA Collection offers proof: You Were wrong.
The Best Of British Collection:Odeon Entertainment is proud to release some of the forgotten classics from the Golden Age of British Cinema. Comedies thrillers murder mysteries and films that entertained the post-war generation will be available on DVD for the very first time.It's A Grand Life:Britain's great music-hall comedian Frank Randle stars as an accident-prone Private in his final film appearance. His mission is to save the delectable Corporal Diana Dors from the lecherous clutches of his Sergeant Major played by Michael Brennan; and to steer her into the arms of another soldier. This fast moving comedy features some of the great light entertainers of the time including the professional champion wrestler Jack Pye and the celebrated BBC Radio and TV star pianist Winifred Atwell.
National Geographic: WWII Collection (Untold Stories / Churchill's German Army / D-Day: Men And Machines) (2 Discs)
Untold Stories Of World War Two: Witness the daring attempts of undercover Norwegian resistance fighters to destroy the Nazis' atomic bomb program. Relive the surprise air and underwater attack on America's battleships in Pearl Harbour. Find out why kamikaze fighters Japan's deadly weapons of destruction would sacrifice themselves to destroy U.S. battleships and aircraft carriers. Discover the extraordinary individuals who risked their lives in the Untold Stories of World War Two. ; ; Churchill's German Army: The Allied victory in World War Two was helped by a group of soldiers who were driven more than any others to defeat the Nazis. This is the unknown story of the Germans who fought for Britain. These are exceptional stories of bravery and sacrifice. They fought on all fronts and in some of the most infamous and bloody operations across Europe and beyond. If captured they faced agonising torture and certain execution. They were labelled suicide soldiers but they would become Churchill's German Army. ; ; D-Day: Men And Machines: It was a plan orchestrated by the greatest military minds the Allies could muster but there were others - now forgotten - who worked behind the scenes in total secret. A collection of mavericks inventors scientists even sports heroes with a specific command to design and build an all-new top secret mechanised armoury. Machines that could breathe fire tanks that could swim gadgets that could smash through Hitler's defences. This is their story and the story of the men who put these machines to the ultimate test on the battlefield.
The novel The Cruel Sea by Nicholas Monsarrat was an unflinching portrayal of life at sea during WWII on a boat tasked with protecting convoys and seeking and destroying U-boats. Nominated for a BAFTA for Best British Film The Cruel Sea stars Jack Hawkins Sir Donald Sinden and Stanley Baker and is a gripping insight into the lives of unsung heroes at sea during the war and the agonizing decisions and incredible peril they faced on a daily basis. Special Features: Interview with Sir Donald Sinden Stills Gallery
After the devastating Second World War America was not a nation enthusiastic about sending its men and women into yet another bloody maelstrom. Unfortunately circumstances proved otherwise. This dramatic compilation details the causes and effects of "proxy wars" fought between two politically divergent superpowers on neutral soil in a foreign land; the effects these "undeclared" wars have on the collective national psyches of the soldiers that fight them and the leaders that orchestrate them; and their tragic reverberations for decades to come. ; ; Korean War: (June 25 1959 - July 27 1953 armistice signed war never officially ended) ; Explore how the tiny Asian country of Korea was divided in the aftermath of World War II and how the cold war politics between the United States and the Soviet Union led to a brutal conflict known as the "forgotten war." Supreme Commander General Douglas MacArthur's dispute with President Truman on the "end game" and his forced resignation are explored. And how new strategies developed; the evolution of tactical guerilla war and entertaining the actual use of nuclear weapons on battlefields as viable deterrents. ; ; Vietnam War: (September 26 1959 - April 30 1975) ; The Vietnam conflict was the longest war in American history - a conflict whose burden became unbearable and fraught with hard lessons. Explore why the most powerful nation in the world could not obtain victory over Ho Chi Minh and the communist North Vietnamese. Beginning with the Gulf of Tonkin incident in August 1964 to the TET Offensive the war perpetually escalated. Meanwhile devastating strategic and political incompetence and divisive anti-war protests in America nearly tore the country apart and crippled a Presidency. Fifty years later the effects of which are still being felt.