A 24-part series which deals with the relations between the United States, the Soviet Union and their respective allies between the end of World War II to the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991.
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Kenneth Branagh ...  Narrator 24 episodes, 1998
Anatoli Dobrynin Anatoli Dobrynin ...  Himself 10 episodes, 1998
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A 24-part series which deals with the relations between the United States, the Soviet Union and their respective allies between the end of World War II to the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991.

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USA | UK

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1998 (USA) See more »

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Great Footage and narration
13 July 2000 | by churchill65See all my reviews

"Cold War" by CNN is a great set. It gives you all the details from certain time periods during the cold war. It shows some footage of events that I didn't see anywhere else. From the Russian Revolution to the Potsdam Conference- From Reagan's Star Wars to the collapse of The Soviet Union- "Cold War" tells it all.


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