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Divide and conquer ; The Battle of Britain / Producer, Frank Capra ; screenplay, Anatole Litvak, Anthony Veiler, Robert Heller ; directors, Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown DVD 2103 WHYW (Text) 39213000645741 Adult DVDs Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD 940.54 DIV (Text) 31951003619381 Main Floor - DVDs NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0766204944
  • ISBN: 9780766204942
  • ISBN: 0766204960
  • ISBN: 9780766204966
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : GoodTimes Home Video Corp., 2000.

Content descriptions

General Note: Parts three and four of a propaganda series of seven information films shown to the American G.I. in the 1940's. Originally produced by the United States government for the Morale Services Division which documents the causes and events leading up to World War II and exhorts Americans to support the war effort.
Formatted Contents Note: Divide and conquer -- The Battle of Britain.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Editor, William Hornbeck ; music, Dimitri Tiomkin, Army Air Force Orchestra.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrators: Walter Huston, Anthony Veiler.
Summary, etc.: Divide and conquer: Recounts the successive defeats of Denmark, Norway, Holland, Belgium, and France by the seemingly invincible German army, as seen in dramatic footage from both sides of the battle. The Battle of Britain: Exclusive Army footage and captured Nazi film portray the indomitable spirit of the heroic Londoners during the blitz by the Luftwaffe and outline Hitler's six-point plan to annihilate England.
System Details Note: DVD format. Digital video disc. Dolby Digital mono. All Regions. NTSC.
Standard screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio).
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns.
World War, 1939-1945 > Germany.
Britain, Battle of, Great Britain, 1940.
World War, 1939-1945 > Motion pictures and the war.
World War, 1939-1945 > Propaganda.
United States > History > 1933-1945.
Motion pictures in propaganda > United States.
Propaganda, American.
Genre: Documentary films.

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