National Geographic's Ultimate Wwii Collection

National Geographic's Ultimate Wwii Collection

Director: Michael Rosenfeld, Kirk Wolfinger Cast: Peter Coyote

DVD

Overview

Join Dr. Robert Ballard as he scours the ocean floor to explore the vast wreckage of World War II, and hear the remarkable wartime survival stories firsthand in this National Geographic release that's bound to fascinate history buffs. Presented in 1.33:1 full-frame and featuring closed-captioned, English-language audio rendered in Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround, this release also offers some amazing special features. Bonus materials on Pearl Harbor: Legacy of Attack include a behind-the-scenes look at the Ballard Expedition, survivor stories, and an interactive map of Japanese bombing runs. Extras on The Battle for Midway include the bonus program "Combat Cameramen," an interactive battle map and timeline, a trivia quiz, and diagrams and statistics of U.S. and Japanese battle forces.

Product Details

Release Date: 10/01/2002
UPC: 0727994760153
Rating: NR
Source: Nat'l Geographic Vid
Region Code: 1
Sound: [Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time: 3:55:00

Special Features

Closed Caption; Pearl Harbor: Legacy of Attack:; Behind the scenes on the Ballard Expedition; Survivor stories; Interactive maps of Japanese bombing runs; ; The Battle for Midway: ; Bonus program "Combat Cameramen"; Interactive battle map and timeline; Trivia quiz; Diagrams & statistics of U.S. & Japanese battle forces

Cast & Crew

Scene Index

Side #1 -- Pearl Harbor: Legacy of Attack
1. Japanese Plan [8:45]
2. Missing Sub [3:01]
3. Gathering Storm [3:25]
4. Ballard Begins [2:39]
5. Early Warning [9:59]
6. Seafloor Surprises [2:45]
7. First Wave [2:09]
8. Surprise Attack [7:05]
9. Arizona Is Hit [4:15]
10. Fragile Tomb [3:50]
11. A Survivor Returns [3:56]
12. Searching Deep [4:18]
13. "Dorie" Miller [2:37]
14. Second Wave [9:12]
15. Mystery Sub [6:56]
16. Inside Arizona [8:56]
17. End Credits [1:12]
Side #2 -- The Battle for Midway
1. The Lonely Outpost [11:43]
2. Back to Pearl [1:45]
3. The Search Begins [6:06]
4. Steaming for Midway [2:56]
5. Equipment Trouble [5:37]
6. Waiting for Battle [2:43]
7. The Japanese Attack [3:45]
8. Shot to Pieces [4:53]
9. Finding the Kaga [6:29]
10. Ambush [6:17]
11. Japanese Disaster [4:54]
12. Comrades Remembered [2:22]
13. Yorktown Is Hit [9:18]
14. The Ship Is Found [12:21]
15. End Credits [1:54]
Side #3 -- Untold Stories of WWII
1. Introduction [1:07]
2. Germany's A-Bomb Ambitions [2:59]
3. Quelling the A-Bomb Efforts [3:16]
4. Norway's Resistance Fighters [7:23]
5. Penetrating the Factory [6:34]
6. One Last Chance [5:24]
7. Search for the Mini-Subs [5:06]
8. December 7, 1941 [6:37]
9. Kamikaze Terror [6:40]
10. Thundergods [6:10]
11. Conclusion [2:13]
12. End Credits [1:00]

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