RUSSIA: THE EASTERN FRONT
THE BATTLE FOR RUSSIA
THE BATTLE FOR STALINGRAD
THE BATTLE FOR BERLIN
3 DVD Set
BATTLEFIELD: Russia: The Eastern Front explores the crucial role played by Russia in defeating of Nazi Germany. Hoping for a repeat of the successful Blitzkrieg that rolled across Western Europe, the Germans envisioned a swift capitulation by Russia. Instead, the Red Army stopped the Nazi advances in the snows of Stalingrad, waging a battle of attrition, in which hundreds of thousands of German soldiers and millions of Russians perished before liberating the city of Berlin.
The Battle for Russia
Hitler's plan for the conquest of Russia called for a classic Blitzkrieg offensive which would be pressed ruthlessly to its conclusion within the course of a single season's campaign.
The Battle for Stalingrad
The annihilation of an entire army amidst the charred and frozen ruins of Stalingrad was a catastrophe for the Nazi war machine. Thereafter, the colossus that was the Red Army was never to lose the initiative in the East, paving the way for the Allies successful invasion on the beaches of Normandy.
The Battle for Berlin
The furious, climactic battle of Hitler's war. Over a million lives were lost as the Red Army finally crushed the last Nazi citadel.
United Kingdom, 1994/96, B&W/Color Approx. 6 Hours 3 DVD Set
NTSC Region 0 encoding (Entire World)