Distant War September 1939 - May 1940 (1973)

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  • Featuring

    Laurence Olivier

  • Country

    United Kingdom

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  • Category

    Non Fiction


Hitler attacks Poland and Britain finds itself at war. Nazi terror also begins in Eastern Europe, while the west fights a different, funny phoney war. Britain has over one million unemployed. The RAF refuses to bomb German factories because they are private property. Chi=urchill wants to invade neutral Norway, even if that risks a war with Russia. However, Hitler gets there first. Churchill becomes Prime Minister.

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