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1961   1960  
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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 Winston Churchill (26 episodes, 1960-1961)
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Producer Jack Levin, aka Jack Le Vien, was the originator of this documentary series. To get the rights to Winston Churchill's war memoirs, Levin visited Sir Winston in the South of France and took a cage with a budgerigar as a gift with him. See more »

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A forty-year-old clouded memory.
14 August 2004 | by (Ile-de-France / Paris Region, France) – See all my reviews

I have a very distant & blurred memory of this series which I think was broadcast just after Churchill's death in 1965. It was in black and white and had a very haunting and grandiose theme music which remains alive in my head to this day. The series seemed endless at the time and I would dearly like to see it to day to compare my appreciation 40 years later. Unfortunately, I fear it is just the kind of series which is likely to have fallen into total oblivion so I don't really hold out any hopes on this score. If however, such a miracle was to occur, I'll write another updated comment on IMDB !


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