Real Life Heroes: War Heroes - The War At Sea Elite Forces Spies

  |  Buy to Own: 05/09/2005
  |  225 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Box set collecting three documentaries about the Second World War. 'Elite Forces' examines the role of the British SAS, the Nazi airborne commandos, and the Japanese soldiers who refused to believe in surrender and continued fighting well past 1945. 'Spies' looks at wartime espionage, including the Norwegian resistance, the British SOE agents who parachuted in behind enemy lines, and the activities of the resistance groups around occupied Europe. Finally, 'The War at Sea' examines the hunt for the German destroyer the Bismarck, the incident in the Pacific involving future American president John F. Kennedy, and looks at the career of Germany's greatest U-Boat ace.