• The True Glory (1945)

The True Glory

Release Date: 1945

DVD Release Date: March 10th, 2009

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 25 min

Plot Summary

A postwar documentary about the Allied victory in World War II using actual footage from the war, this film was a joint effort between Great Britain and the United States. Beginning with the D-Day invasion of Normandy Beach, the film chronicles the fall of the Nazis on the Western front. Using several firsthand accounts from people ranging from Allied soldiers to French Resistance fighters to combat nurses, it provides a candid glimpse into the war effort.

Director: Carol Reed

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: U.S. Office of War Information

Keywords: Inspiring, Rivalry, Rise, 1930s, Soldier, 1940s

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Awards

Winner Documentary (Feature)