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Twelve O'Clock HighTwelve O'Clock High

The high-flying adventures of the 918th Heavy Bombardment Group in World War II from mid-1942 through 1944. Based on the 1949 movie.

The Invasion: The Outbreak of World War IIThe Invasion: The Outbreak of World War II

On 1 September 1939, Hitler started the most fatal war in world history - a war waged to plunder, dispossess, enslave and eliminate entire ethnic groups. This German-Polish series reconstructs how Hitler triggered a chain of events that sparked a global conflagration and the intense suffering of the Polish people, the first victims of the war.

Edward the SeventhEdward the Seventh
ITV, 1975 | Drama, Military/War, History, Mini-Series
Rating: 1/5

Edward the Seventh is a TV drama series, made in 1975 by ATV in 13 one-hour episodes, based on the biography of Edward VII by Philip Magnus.

World War II: Final DaysWorld War II: Final Days

As the deadliest war in history draws to an end, the bloodshed is far from over. For ten soldiers and civilians caught in this theatre of war's final act, the last days of World War II would change their lives forever. Witness the stories of the courageous men and women whose sacrifice and survival, triumph and tragedy provide unique insight into some of the most terrifying days in history. Their firsthand accounts will take you into Hitler's Bunker, to the scene of Mussolini's capture and murder, and to the horrific discovery of the Nazi's most ghastly secret.

Bullet PointsBullet Points

Bullet Points dives into history's most important battles to learn their larger significance in the outcome of the war. Top expert analysis, cutting edge CGI, eyewitness accounts, and archival footage illustrate this riveting Cliff's Notes version of how wars were won in part because of these momentous battles.

Harriet's ArmyHarriet's Army

14-year-old Harriet forms her own army of misfit children to search for spies during World War I.

Battlefield DetectivesBattlefield Detectives

This documentary series approaches famous battles throughout history in a fresh and fascinating way. Each episode tells the story of the characters, drama and tragedy through the expert eyes of modern day forensic scientists, archaeologists, ballistics experts, microbiologists, historians and military experts. Recent scientific research will provide an insight into the puzzling questions surrounding legendary battles and those who fought in them.

Private BenjaminPrivate Benjamin
CBS, 1981 | Comedy, Military/War
Rating: 3/5

Standard service comedy about a socialite trying to cope with life as a recruit, under the supervision of a gruff drill sergeant and blustery company commander. Based on the 1980 movie.


Mercenaries Johnny Reach and Hank Brackett cruise the American Southwest in 1914 in their Stutz Bearcat in search of action and adventure. They often take dangerous assignments for their fee, usually a blank check and after their mission, they just fill in whatever amount they think the job was worth.

PBS, 1994 | Military/War, History, Documentary
Rating: 4/5

Battlefield is a World War 2 documentary series initially issued in 1994-5 that explores some of the most important battles fought during the Second World War. The series employs a novel approach where each battle is the climax of an extended series of events. The presentation is particularly effective using a perspective you never get in most war documentaries. Battlefield provides detailed accounts of individual battles from World War II, including troop movements, arms deployed, motivation of key players. Rare footage specific to each battle is included. Very comprehensive, exhaustive, entertaining.