D-Day to Berlin

Allies at War

Series 1 - Episode 2 Allies at War



Sean Bean narrates the story of the behind-the-scenes battles between Dwight D Eisenhower and Field Marshal Montgomery toward the end of 1944. He describes how Anglo-American relations came under threat as the Allies fought in the conference chamber for the right to direct the final assault on Germany. Veterans from both sides describe the struggle to capture the bridge over the Rhine at Arnhem and the terrible winter conflicts during the Battle of the Bulge.

Cast & Crew

Narrator Sean Bean
Executive Producer Laurence Rees
Series Producer Andrew Williams