The only people to see the war like this were the ones who lived it. Until now...
Seventy years in the making. Three thousand hours of color footage few knew existed. The first documentary to show original color footage of World War II in immersive HD, the world premiere HISTORYTM series WWII IN HD uses the journals and accounts of those who served in the war s biggest battles to create a personal, introspective and detailed look at life on and off the front lines. Follow 12 unforgettable Americans, and experience the war through their eyes, in their own words, as it really looked and sounded. WWII IN HD transforms their stirring journey into a tangible piece of history. Culled from rare color film found in a two-year worldwide search and converted to HD with meticulous technique, WWII IN HD provides a picture of World War II as it has never been seen before.
Also included are two bonus specialss The Battle for Iwo Jima, and WWII in HD: The Air War. From the makers of WWII IN HD, both of these specials feature the same gloriously-restored, full color footage and incredible storytelling as the original miniseries.
DISC 1: Darkness Falls / Hard Way Back / Bloody Resolve / Battle Stations / Day of Days
DISC 2: Point of No Return / Striking Distance / Glory and Guts / Edge of the Abyss / End Game / Bonus
DISC 3: The Battle for Iwo Jima
DISC 4: The Air War
- Two feature-length WWII in HD specials: The Battle for Iwo Jima and The Air War
- Character Profiles
- Behind-the-Scenes Featurettes - Finding the Footage, Preserving the Footage