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13 Minutes: The Plot to Assassinate Adolf Hitler

13 Minutes: The Plot to Assassinate Adolf Hitler

Drama that tells the story of Georg Elser's failed attempt to assassinate Adolf Hitler.

A War

A War

The commander of a Danish unit in Afghanistan must make a difficult decision.

The Desert Fox

The Desert Fox

The story of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, who fought the British in north Africa in WWII.

The Heroes of Telemark

The Heroes of Telemark

The Norwegian resistance try to destroy a Nazi heavy water plant. With Kirk Douglas.

The Man Who Never Was

The Man Who Never Was

Espionage thriller. A British intelligence officer plans an elaborate hoax on the Nazis.

The Eagle Has Landed

The Eagle Has Landed

World War II adventure about a German plot to kidnap Winston Churchill. With Michael Caine

Episode 4

4. Our Girl: Nepal Tour, Episode 4

An exhausted 2 Section retreat to Kabul only to be ordered to go on one final mission.

Episode 3

3. Our Girl: Nepal Tour, Episode 3

2 Section are in Afghanistan on a covert mission deep in the heart of the country.

Red Tails

Red Tails

Italy, 1944. A segregated squadron of African American airmen face their German foes.

Home

Home

Bafta Award-winning short film telling the story of millions of modern-day refugees.

Kajaki: The True Story

Kajaki: The True Story

Tense drama based on a true story of British soldiers facing terror in Afghanistan.

Yellow Canary

Yellow Canary

Wartime thriller set aboard a Canada-bound ship. Starring Richard Greene and Anna Neagle.

Return from the River Kwai

Return from the River Kwai

Tense war drama starring Timothy Bottoms and Edward Fox working to free captured POWs.

In Which We Serve

In Which We Serve

Noel Coward stars in the story of HMS Torrin, from its construction to its final sinking.

Defiance

Defiance

Daniel Craig stars in this true story about Jewish partisans trying to escape Nazi forces.

In Darkness

In Darkness

A man hides Jewish refugees in the sewers of the Nazi-occupied town of Lviv in Poland.

Till the End of Time

Till the End of Time

A discharged GI returns to his hometown after four years with the Marines in the Pacific.

Episode 5

5. Our Girl: Series 2, Episode 5

Georgie is given one more assignment which lands her in greater danger than ever.

Berlin Express

Berlin Express

A multinational group of army officers try to foil a plot by the postwar Nazi underground.

Episode 4

4. Our Girl: Series 2, Episode 4

Worried about Georgie, Jamie seeks out Captain James to find out whether she is in danger.

Episode 3

3. Our Girl: Series 2, Episode 3

Georgie can't wait to get home to fiance Jamie, but the forces need her help first.

Episode 2

2. Our Girl: Series 2, Episode 2

2 Section are horrified to hear what's happened, and things soon take a turn for the worse

Episode 1

1. Our Girl: Series 2, Episode 1

Georgie, an army medic, takes a humanitarian tour to Kenya and lands herself in danger.

Buried

Buried

An American truck driver working in Iraq wakes to find he is buried alive inside a coffin.

Once upon a Honeymoon

Once upon a Honeymoon

The marriage of a gold-digging Brooklyn showgirl to an Austrian baron proves dangerous.

The Wooden Horse

The Wooden Horse

Drama based on a true story of one of the most ingenious escape bids of World War II.

Rescue Dawn

Rescue Dawn

Christian Bale stars in this drama following a US fighter pilot's struggle for survival.

San Demetrio London

San Demetrio London

A tanker struggles to deliver its cargo to England during the Battle of the Atlantic.

Angels One Five

Angels One Five

World War II drama following the operations room of a Kent fighter station.

The First of the Few

The First of the Few

The true story of visionary Spitfire designer RJ Mitchell and test pilot Geoffrey Crisp.

The Triple Cross

The Triple Cross

Second World War adventure based on the real-life exploits of double agent Eddie Chapman.

Arch of Triumph

Arch of Triumph

A doctor fleeing Nazi persecution arrives in Paris and starts an ill-fated relationship.

Private Peaceful

Private Peaceful

Two brothers (Jack O'Connell and George MacKay) are called up to fight in World War I.

10 Minute Recap

2. Our Girl: 10 Minute Recap

East End girl Molly Dawes takes her destiny into her own hands and joins the British Army

Episode 1

1. Our Girl: Series 1, Episode 1

A female army medic struggles to prove herself while on assignment in Afghanistan.

The First Day

1. Our World War: The First Day

August 1914: Britain's professional soldiers come up against an overwhelming German army.