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Fifties British War Films: Days of Glory (2013)

Classic 1950's British WWII movies such as The Dam Busters, The Cruel Sea and The Colditz Story are revisited. Historian Simon Heffer and those who worked on the films defend the way the British society and the war were portrayed in them.

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Simon Heffer ... Himself - Presenter
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Peter Hennessy ... Himself - Queen Mary, University of London (as Professor Peter Hennessy)
... Herself (as Virginia McKenna OBE)
... Himself (as Sir Donald Sinden CBE)
Matthew Sweet ... Himself
... Herself (as Sylvia Syms OBE)
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Classic 1950's British WWII movies such as The Dam Busters, The Cruel Sea and The Colditz Story are revisited. Historian Simon Heffer and those who worked on the films defend the way the British society and the war were portrayed in them.

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1 January 2013 (UK)  »

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