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The railway man

Based on an autobiography, this film tells the true story of Eric Lomax, a British Army officer who is captured by the Japanese during WWII and sent to a POW camp, where he is tortured and forced to work on the Thai-Burm...

Dunkirk
Blu-ray
2017
Availability: 14 of 16

Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France are surrounded by the German Army, and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.

The bridge on the River Kwai

British soldiers captured by the Japanese during World War II are forced to construct a strategic railroad bridge which a commando team is instructed by the British High Command to destroy.

Dunkirk

Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France are surrounded by the German Army, and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.

Land girls. Series 1

Set in England during the Second World War, a five-part drama that captures the sacrifices and experiences of four young women in the Women's Land Army. Sharing hardships and working alongside captured POWs, Annie, Bea, ...

The book thief

The profoundly moving story of a girl who transforms the lives of those around her during World War II, Germany. Although Liesel is illiterate when she is adopted by a German couple, her adoptive father encourages her to...

Cross of iron

"Cross of Iron" follows a platoon of retreating German soldiers on the post-Stalingrad Eastern Front in 1943, as they are overrun in a Soviet armored assault and trapped behind enemy lines. Sgt. Steiner is a bitter but r...

The great escape
Blu-ray
2020
Availability: 0 of 1

The true story of seventy-six allied airmen who plot a massive escape from Stalag 3, a maximum security prison in World War II.

Battle of Britain

During the summer of 1940, England defends herself against Germany's Luftwaffe onslaught.

Sands of Iwo Jima

Haunted by his personal demons, Marine Sgt. John Stryker is both hated and feared by his men, who see him as a cold-hearted sadist. But when their boots hit the beaches, the begin to understand the reason for Stryker's r...

The thin red line

A group of young soldiers fight in the battle of Guadalcanal during World War II.

Foyle's war. Set 4

This is the fourth in the series that airs on PBS. Michael Kitchen plays a veteran detective whose job on the home front in southern England is complicated by WWII raging over Europe.

The World Wars

Adolf Hitler. Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Benito Mussolini. Winston Churchill. Charles de Gaulle. George Patton. Before they were the giants of WWII, they were infantrymen and privates in WWI, the war to end all wars. The...

Patton

Story of General Patton in World War II whose military brilliance was balanced by his inability to deal with the social and political aspects of war, causing him difficulties in his dealings with the War Department.

La vita è bella

In this extraordinary tale, Guido--a charming but bumbling waiter who's gifted with a colourful imagination and an irresistible sense of humour--has won the heart of the woman he loves and created a beautiful life for hi...

Triple feature Straight into darkness ; Soldiers of change ; Under heavy fire.

Straight into darkness: "When two young American GIs desert their platoon in the final days of World War II, they will find themselves struggling against all odds to stay alive. Their strange and violent journey will bri...

Catch-22
Videorecording
2006
Availability: 1 of 1

"The story of a group of flyers in the Mediterranean in 1944"--Excerpted from case.

World on fire. Season one
Blu-ray
2020
Availability: 0 of 1

Sweeping historical drama that follows the intertwined lives of ordinary civilians from Britain, Poland, France, and Germany, during World War II. The series traces the fates of several families from 1939-1940, from the ...

The Gregory Peck film collection

Scout observes her father defend a black man in a small Alabama town; an ex-con stalks the family of the lawyer who sent him away; an anthropology professor becomes embroiled in Middle East intrigue; a New York accountan...

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