Esteemed British actor John Hurt narrates this exhaustive documentary about the day that helped end one of the bloodiest wars on Earth: D-Day. On June 6, 1944, Allied troops stormed the beaches of Normandy to establish a beachhead in continental Europe. It was downhill from there for the Nazis. Viewers step back in history through full-color footage that takes you right to the heart of the action. Includes timelines and interviews.
August 12, 2008