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War comes to America.

Capra, Frank, 1897-1991 (Producer). Veiller, Anthony, 1903-1965 (Screenwriter, Narrator). Litvak, Anatole, 1902-1974 (Screenwriter, Director). Hornbeck, William, 1901-1983 (Film editor). Tiomkin, Dimitri, 1894-1979 (Composer). Huston, Walter, 1884-1950 (Narrator).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 66 min.)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Syndicado : 1945.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Frank Capra.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrators, Walter Huston, Anthony Veiller.
Summary, etc.:
To explain the United States' involvement in World War II, Frank Capra's film analyses the country's history and the ideology of its people. American ideals, as described in the Declaration of Independence, are highlighted through a depiction of the history of the nation, the current American quality of life and the social, recreational and work ethics of the people.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Causes.
World War, 1939-1945 > United States.
United States > History.

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