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WWII in Color: Road to VictoryWWII in Color: Road to Victory
Netflix, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Military/War, History, Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Gripping historical footage and expert commentary give detailed insights into the leading figures and decisive turning points of World War II.

Deadline GallipoliDeadline Gallipoli
Foxtel, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Military/War, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.5/5

Three journalists, Charles Bean, Ellis Ashmead Bartlett and Phillip Schuler, arrive at Gallipoli with the invading British and Allied troops in 1915. They will report the war but are prevented from getting out the true story of an unfolding disaster. From encampment in Cairo to Anzac Cove to the evacuation, this is the story of journalists who will not accept that truth be the first casualty. This is the story of the men who will not shut up. The actions of these men will help change the course of the campaign, ensure that a strategic disaster becomes a legend of human heroism, and leave an impregnable mark on each of their lives.

The PromiseThe Promise
Channel 4, 2011 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mystery, Military/War, Lifestyle
Rating: 1/5

A young British girl travels to Israel/Palestine, retracing the steps of her grandfather - a British soldier stationed there in the 1940s.

Ancient Black OpsAncient Black Ops
Yesterday, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, History, Documentary | ► Trailer

Throughout history, rulers have had teams of elite soldiers to execute those special missions that just couldn't be accomplished by large militias. Each episode of this documentary series takes us back to a long-ago time and place to witness one of these units using its special skill set to get close enough to take out even the most elusive of enemies.

Atomic Age DeclassifiedAtomic Age Declassified
Smithsonian Channel, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | History, Documentary
Rating: 4/5

There's a reason they called it theoretical physics. No one really knew for sure what would happen when we split the atom. At Los Alamos, the famous scientist Enrico Fermi jokingly suggested a bet: the bomb would ignite the atmosphere - and end all life on earth. Not everyone thought it was funny. The sky didn't catch fire, but the mushroom cloud over the New Mexico desert that day cast a long shadow. It began an explosive era of secrecy and fear that we still live with today. ATOMIC AGE DECLASSIFIED tells the untold stories of a time that brought us to the edge of human possibility - and the verge of total annihilation - more times than we ever knew.

Auschwitz: The Nazis and the Final SolutionAuschwitz: The Nazis and the Final Solution
BBC Two, 2005 Cancelled/Ended | Military/War, History, Documentary
Rating: 5/5

Series that marked the 60th anniversary Auschwitz's liberation, telling the concentration camp's story through interviews with former inmates and guards and dramatic re-enactments.

Apocalypse: World War IIApocalypse: World War II
France 2, 2005 Cancelled/Ended | Military/War, History, Documentary

This six-part series tells the epic story of World War II, providing an insight into the experiences of the millions of soldiers who fought across countries and continents, and the moving stories of the millions of civilians who saw their homes destroyed and lives disrupted by the cataclysm of war. To tell this story, the best footage of World War II has been painstakingly transformed into colour, using digital techniques. Along with original color home movies, it gives a new perspective on one of the great events of the last century.

My Grandparents' WarMy Grandparents' War
Channel 4, 2019 On Hiatus | Military/War, History, Documentary, Biography
Rating: 5/5

To commemorate the 80th anniversary of the start of World War Two, four celebrated actors explore their grandparents' extraordinary wartime stories.

Combat ShipsCombat Ships
Discovery, 2017 Running | Documentary
Rating: 5/5

Combat Ships is a new 10-part series that shows how technology transformed naval warfare and tells the stories of the greatest maritime battles, escapes and disasters. From the deadly 18th century Ships of the Line, the primitive submarines of the American Civil War, the landing craft of the D-Day beaches, the fearless hospital ships of the First World War, to the might of nuclear warships - these vessels have shaped world history. Each episode includes powerful eye-witness accounts, interviews with veterans and maritime experts, reconstructions, intriguing technical data and fascinating historical detail.

Family GunsFamily Guns
Nat Geo, 2012 Cancelled/Ended | Adventure, Military/War, Buy, Sell and Trade, Reality
Rating: 5/5

A reality series documenting daily life at New Jersey's International Military Antiques, a family-run supplier of military collectibles.

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