Hollywood Goes to War
Hollywood cranked out a ton of great newsreels, documentaries and movies for the U.S. government during World War II, Korea and Vietnam. Each of these 42 films has come straight from the National Archives for more than 24 hours worth of information and entertainment. Actors such as Ronald Reagan, Jimmy Stewart, Paul Newman, Ginger Rogers, Lucille Ball, Clark Gable and many others are prominently featured. Includes propaganda films such as Thunderbolt (James Stewart. 1947/45 min.) and Combat America (Clark Gable. 1943/62 min.) and training films such as How to Fly a B-17 and Photographic Intelligence in Bombardment Aviation. Great for historians and WWII enthusiasts. 42 films on 18 DVDs. 2011/b&w/24 hrs., 5 min/NR/fullscreen.