Hitler's Special Forces: The Elite Forces Of The Third Reich

26/09/2005
  |  Buy to Own: 26/09/2005
  |  170 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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Synopsis

Triple-bill of documentaries about the elite fighting forces of the German Army during the Second World War. 'Stormtroopers' examines the role of the highly-trained shock troops who would spearhead the German advance. 'Waffen SS' examines the troops of the feared military arm of the SS organisation, capable of immense bravery and military skill on the battlefield, as well as of immense cruelty and brutality. 'Paratroopers' recounts the history of the German parachute regiments, who served in every theatre of the war and were responsible for surprise attacks that won the German Army many of its early victories.

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