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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.

Series Cast

  1. Derek Jacobi as Narrator

    Derek Jacobi


    10 Episodes

  2. Adolf Hitler as Self (archive footage)

    Adolf Hitler

    Self (archive footage)

    7 Episodes

  3. Winston Churchill as Self (archive footage)

    Winston Churchill

    Self (archive footage)

    5 Episodes

  4. Franklin D. Roosevelt as Self (archive footage)

    Franklin D. Roosevelt

    Self (archive footage)

    5 Episodes

  5. Joseph Stalin as Self (archive footage)

    Joseph Stalin

    Self (archive footage)

    4 Episodes

  6. Dwight D. Eisenhower as Self (archive footage)

    Dwight D. Eisenhower

    Self (archive footage)

    3 Episodes

  7. George S. Patton as Self (archive footage)

    George S. Patton

    Self (archive footage)

    3 Episodes

  8. Benito Mussolini as Self (archive footage)

    Benito Mussolini

    Self (archive footage)

    2 Episodes

  9. Joseph Goebbels as Self (archive footage)

    Joseph Goebbels

    Self (archive footage)

    2 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1 - Greatest Events of World War II in Colour

Season 1

2019 | 10 Episodes

Season 1 of Greatest Events of World War II in Colour premiered on July 12, 2019.

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Greatest Events of World War II in Colour
Greatest Events of World War II in Colour


Status Ended


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Type Documentary

Original Language English


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