Seven great WWII short films on one VHS:
- UNITED NEWS of 1944 - (1945) 8:15 min - United Newsreel reports and documents pivotal events of 1944.
- PRIVATE SNAFU - SPIES - (1944) 3:31 min - Private Snafu learns that a “slip of the lip” can indeed sink a ship, as he drunkenly tells all to the wrong person.
- JAPANESE AMERICANS - (1945) 6:50 min - Chronicles the role of the Nisei soldier of the 442nd Infantry Regiment in the Italian campaign.
- WINGS FOR THIS MAN - (1945) 9:37 min - Tells the story of the black Tuskegee Airmen and follows their training. Narrated by Ronald Reagan.
- WHO DIED? - (1945) 5:00 min - Typical of the emotional short subjects produced by Uncle Sam to tug heartstrings, stir consciences and prompt contributions to the war effort.
- V-1! - (1945) 7:33 min - Depicts German use of V-1 rockets, devastating cities and raining death and destruction in final effort to bring the British to their knees.
- COMBAT AMERICA - (1945) color 62:00 min - Clark Gable narrates and appears in this documentary which chronicles activities of the 351st Bombardment Group, stationed in England.
Winner of two 'Telly' Awards
"Series Synopsis: THE UNCLE SAM MOVIE COLLECTION offers a unique glimpse into American history and popular culture -- taking audiences on a fascinating journey into our nation's past! Experience the power of motion pictures to persuade, inform, honor and celebrate the contributions and sacrifices made by the men and women of the 20th century who left us the world in which we live. Many of Hollywood's greatest filmmakers contributed their talents to the making of these films. Content in most of these films is surprisingly relevant to today's global events and headlines.
THE UNCLE SAM MOVIE COLLECTION is hosted by Denis Arndt, acclaimed stage, screen and television actor and decorated Vietnam veteran."
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BC, 120 minutes VHS 2003
Starring: Denis Arndt, Clark Gable, Ronald Reagan
Medium: Special Interest
Our Price: $12.99
Package: Printed Sleeve