WWII in HD (2009)

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Follow the lives of soldiers who lived World War II, through previously unseen color footage.

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 Himself - Narrator (10 episodes, 2009)
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 Himself (archive footage) (9 episodes, 2009)
Charles Scheffel ...
 Himself (6 episodes, 2009)
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 Jack Werner (5 episodes, 2009)
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 Charles Scheffel (5 episodes, 2009)
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 Robert Sherrod (5 episodes, 2009)
Jack Werner ...
 Himself (5 episodes, 2009)
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Follow the lives of soldiers who lived World War II, through previously unseen color footage.

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The Only Ones to See the War Like This, Are the Ones Who Lived It


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WWII for the A.D.D. Generation, not the Greatest Generation
22 March 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I guess to start with a positive, the color footage is quite interesting and fun to see...but I'd really like to see it for more than 1-1.5 sec's at a time. I noticed this the most while watching the documentary with some music on instead of the narrative - unfortunately this product is yet another victim of the "MTV" style of rapid-fire editing. If you want a good WWII documentary that might suck you in a bit, try the WORLD AT WAR, produced in 1973. It's in Black and White (so what), and is much more satisfying and includes a lot more detail into campaigns that happened outside of direct American influence. My three stars are a reflection of my disappointment with the documentary and to compensate for the almost ridiculous 9.7 stars (at the time of writing).


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