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FDRFDR

The three-part miniseries chronicles the life of Franklin D. Roosevelt, the thirty-second President of the United States.


Land GirlsLand Girls
BBC One, 2009 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Family, Military/War, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

Land Girls follows the lives and loves of a group of girls living away from home as they attempt to do their bit for Britain in the Women's Land Army during the second world war.


My Mother and Other StrangersMy Mother and Other Strangers
RTE ONE, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Military/War, Romance | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

My Mother and Other Strangers follows the fortunes of a rural family, the Coynes, and their neighbours in the village of Moybeg on the shores of Lough Neagh in County Tyrone, as they struggle to maintain a normal life after a huge USAAF airfield with 4,000 service men and women - complete with a handsome and charming liaison officer, Captain Dreyfuss - lands smack-dab in the middle of their parish in 1943.


The Heavy Water War: Stopping Hitler's Atomic BombThe Heavy Water War: Stopping Hitler's Atomic Bomb
NRK1, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Military/War, History
Rating: 5/5

Norwegian drama series in 6 parts. History of Struggle for heavy water unfolds during the prelude, the onset and the end of the 2nd World War. We follow the stories of those central in the fight about who gets first developed nuclear weapons.


Generation WarGeneration War
ZDF, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Military/War, History
Rating: 4.6/5

The series tells the story of five German friends, aged around 20, on their different paths through Nazi Germany and World War II: As Wehrmacht soldiers on the Eastern Front, war nurse, aspiring singer, and Jewish tailor respectively. The narrative spans over five years starting in 1941 Berlin, when the friends meet up for a last time before embarking on their journeys, enthusiastically vowing to meet up again the following Christmas. The story's conclusion is set in a time shortly after the end of the war in 1945/46.


Greatest Events of World War II In ColourGreatest Events of World War II In Colour
Discovery UK, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Military/War, History, Documentary
Rating: 1/5

Using highly advanced colourisation techniques, critical moments from World War II, from Stalingrad to The Battle of Britain, are shown in a whole new light.


Rise of the NazisRise of the Nazis
BBC Two, 2019 Running | History, Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 5/5

How did 20th Century Europe's most liberal democracy fall into the hands of fascists? From Hitler's political scheming that turned Germany's parliament into a House of Cards, his War on Truth leading to book burning, and his scapegoating of minorities, this series explores in extraordinary detail the events leading up to the outbreak of World War II.


The World at WarThe World at War
ITV, 1973 Cancelled/Ended | Military/War, History, Documentary
Rating: 4/5

A multi-volumed documentary mini-series, "The World at War" covers the entire history of World War II from the causes of the 1920s to the aftermath of the Cold War in the 1950s.


The Titans That Built AmericaThe Titans That Built America
History, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary | ► Trailer

The Titans That Built America chronicles the incredible rise and fierce rivalries of industrial heavy hitters William Boeing, Walter Chrysler, JP Morgan Jr, and Pierre Du Pont. The ruthless, innovative and cunning titans battled each other-and FDR-to create entirely new industries at a time when the country was in absolute peril.  The Great Depression ravaged not only the economy, but also the American way of life.  Out of that rubble, this new age of robber barons emerges to once again help lift America to new heights.  From revolutionizing the automobile and erecting monuments and skyscrapers, to conquering human flight and fueling the American victory in World War II, they show that fortune favors the bold and together they not only resurrect the nation in a time of need, but ultimately band together to help defeat our country's greatest enemy.


The World WarsThe World Wars
History, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Military/War, History
Rating: 4/5

An assassination in Sarajevo sparks a global war. For the next 30 years, deadly fighting rages across Europe, Africa, China and the Pacific. Hitler. Churchill. De Gaulle. MacArthur. Patton. Stalin. Mussolini. We know them as legends. But they first learn what it will take to rise to greatness as young soldiers, fighting for their lives on the front lines. This is the story of a generation of men who come of age in the trenches of World War I, only to become the leaders of World War II. The lessons they learn on the front lines shape them as they rise to power-and haunt them as the deadly fighting breaks out again. Some become heroes, forged in courage under fire. Others emerge as the most infamous villains the world has ever seen.