WW II in Color: Road to Victory

screenable online: 10 episodes

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After Nazi Germany sweeps to victory over in Europe and Japan decimates the American fleet and takes control of the Pacific, the Axis look to be in an unbeatable position of strength. This 10-part series tells the story of how the Allies fight their way back from the brink of defeat. The key campaigns on the road to victory are vividly told and expertly colourised to shed new light on the Second World War. In the east the Red Army fights back and pushes towards Berlin.

The British make a great escape from Dunkirk and kept alive by the struggle to control the Atlantic. When they form an alliance with America the battle in Northern Africa is won, Italy falls, and Paris is liberated. Out in the Pacific the United States faces titanic battles on the islands and on the Philippine Sea before Japan’s surrenders and WWII is won.