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The World at War

  • Season 1
  • 27 episodes
  • Documentary

Summary

Laurence Olivier narrates the landmark 26-part British documentary series telling the story of World War II, profiling its main campaigns and highlighting the human cost on all sides of the conflict.

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Episode 25: Reckoning

Summary

The award-winning documentary series reveals how the end of the Second World War resulted in Britain's military and economic exhaustion, leaving Europe at the mercy of sparring superpowers as the Cold War era dawned. Narrated by Laurence Olivier.

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NarratorLaurence Olivier

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WriterJerome Kuehl

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