1914-1918 (1996)
"The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century" (original title)

TV Mini-Series  -  Biography | History | Sport
8.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.5/10 from 233 users  
Reviews: 5 user

Add a Plot

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 16 titles
created 11 Mar 2012
 
a list of 67 titles
created 22 May 2012
 
a list of 28 titles
created 25 Dec 2012
 
a list of 32 titles
created 16 Jul 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "1914-1918" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: 1914-1918 (1996– )

1914-1918 (1996– ) on IMDb 8.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of 1914-1918.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1996  
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Great War (TV Series 1964)
Documentary | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Stars: Michael Redgrave, Ralph Richardson, Emlyn Williams
The First World War (TV Mini-Series 2003)
Documentary | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

A comprehensive survey of the history of World War I.

Stars: Jonathan Lewis, Kaiser Wilhelm II, Paul von Hindenburg
World War One (TV Series 1964)
Documentary | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A filmed historical survey of the First World War.

Stars: Robert Ryan
Ethan Frome (1993)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Based on the novel of the same name by Edith Wharton, it is about a husband and wife (Ethan and Zeena), who need an extra hand around the house due to Zeena's debilitated body and constant ... See full summary »

Director: John Madden
Stars: Liam Neeson, Patricia Arquette, Gil Rood
Patrick (TV Movie 2004)
Documentary | Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A fascinating story of the truth behind the legend and history of St Patrick. He was Welsh and even though he was thought to be Irish. "Patrick" is released in time for St. Patrick's Day (... See full summary »

Director: Pamela Mason Wagner
Stars: Liam Neeson, Gabriel Byrne, Seán T. Ó Meallaigh
Big Cat Week (TV Series 2013)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Stars: Brooke Bennett, Devin Hester, Jeremy Irons
Crime | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

An unemployed Scottish miner (Liam Neeson) is forced into bare-knuckle boxing to make ends meet.

Director: David Leland
Stars: Kenny Ireland, Liam Neeson, Joanne Whalley
The Second World War in Colour (TV Mini-Series 1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Stars: Winston Churchill, Hirohito, Adolf Hitler
The Great War (TV Movie 2007)
Biography | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A historical recreation of Canada's role in World War I, cast by descendants of the people who participated in it.

Director: Brian McKenna
Stars: Justin Trudeau, Michael Rudder, Maxime Cournoyer
The Great War: The People's Story (TV Mini-Series 2014)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Stars: Olivia Colman, Rosalind March, Alison Steadman
Revolver (1991)
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Trapped in time, a man and a woman meet at a deserted cross road, again and again.

Director: Chester Dent
Stars: Liam Neeson, Elaine Proctor
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Drama-documentary portrait of the great 20th-century French writer.

Director: Peter Bevan
Stars: Ralph Fiennes, Felicity Kendal, Phyllida Law
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Narrator (8 episodes, 1996)
...
 Narrator (U.S.A Verison) (8 episodes, 1996)
...
 Kaiser Wilhelm II (5 episodes, 1996)
...
 Harold Owen / ... (5 episodes, 1996)
(4 episodes, 1996)
...
 David Lloyd George / ... (4 episodes, 1996)
Jay Winter ...
 Himself (4 episodes, 1996)
...
 Jean Jaures / ... (3 episodes, 1996)
...
 Czarina Aleksandra Romanov (3 episodes, 1996)
...
 Wilfred Owen (3 episodes, 1996)
(3 episodes, 1996)
...
 Siegfried Sassoon (3 episodes, 1996)
...
 Himself (3 episodes, 1996)
(3 episodes, 1996)
...
 Woodrow Wilson (3 episodes, 1996)
...
 Charles Stockwell / ... (3 episodes, 1996)
...
 Adolf Hitler / ... (3 episodes, 1996)
(3 episodes, 1996)
Kai Wulff ...
 Franz Blumenfeldt (3 episodes, 1996)
...
 Vera Brittain (2 episodes, 1996)
(2 episodes, 1996)
Allan Hendrick
(2 episodes, 1996)
(2 episodes, 1996)
Paul Mercurio ...
 Cyril Lawrence (2 episodes, 1996)
...
 Margaret Randa / ... (2 episodes, 1996)
...
 Kathe Kollwitz (2 episodes, 1996)
Fredrich Solms
(2 episodes, 1996)
Norman Stone ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1996)
Tsar Nicholas II ...
 Himself (archive footage) (2 episodes, 1996)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

10 November 1996 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

1914-1918  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Features J'accuse! (1919) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
the great war
10 January 2013 | by (The Netherlands) – See all my reviews

I found this DVD boxset by accident as I was looking into information concerning WOI which is in the Netherlands not that much of a big deal history wise as we were neutral (and were left to our selves by the Germans).

It does give some serious insight into the history of the first big War and does place it well into context, doesn't fall into the trap of focusing to much in one particular battle but tell enough, so that if the viewer is interested he/she can go and find out more themselves on the specifics.

The shocking bits are the actual images of real footage from that war, that make it so much more dark.

A very well balanced documentary on one of the largest wars of the last 100 years. Should be considered watching for all.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
DVD ? jeffkb4
Readers affecting European accents doesn't bother me. You? BoomerMovieFan
Discuss 1914-1918 (1996) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?