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Heavy Water War, The


  • DVD
    $38.68
PUBLISHED: 8th July 2015
ANNOTATION:
A six part dramatization of one of the most exciting stories from the Second World War - the Nazis' efforts to develop an atom bomb and the Allies' desperate struggle to prevent it from happening. The series starts in Stockholm in 1933 when German scientist Werner Heisenberg is awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics and is congratulated by his mentor Niels Bohr a previous Nobel Prize winner. One of the dramatic high points is the daring sabotage mission to blow up the heavy water factory in the Norwegian mountains in 1943. Leading English, Norwegian and German actors portray real life characters and we get to understand their dilemmas and challenges in this epic story, the outcome of which will determine the future of democracy.
Heavy Water War, The
Mature themes, violence and course language

Mature themes, violence and course language

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  • DVD
    $38.68
PUBLISHED: 8th July 2015
ANNOTATION:
A six part dramatization of one of the most exciting stories from the Second World War - the Nazis' efforts to develop an atom bomb and the Allies' desperate struggle to prevent it from happening. The series starts in Stockholm in 1933 when German scientist Werner Heisenberg is awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics and is congratulated by his mentor Niels Bohr a previous Nobel Prize winner. One of the dramatic high points is the daring sabotage mission to blow up the heavy water factory in the Norwegian mountains in 1943. Leading English, Norwegian and German actors portray real life characters and we get to understand their dilemmas and challenges in this epic story, the outcome of which will determine the future of democracy.

Annotation

A six part dramatization of one of the most exciting stories from the Second World War - the Nazis' efforts to develop an atom bomb and the Allies' desperate struggle to prevent it from happening. The series starts in Stockholm in 1933 when German scientist Werner Heisenberg is awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics and is congratulated by his mentor Niels Bohr a previous Nobel Prize winner. One of the dramatic high points is the daring sabotage mission to blow up the heavy water factory in the Norwegian mountains in 1943. Leading English, Norwegian and German actors portray real life characters and we get to understand their dilemmas and challenges in this epic story, the outcome of which will determine the future of democracy.

Tagline

What if Hitler had got the atom bomb first?

Product Details

Genre
Drama, War
Format
DVD
Run Time
270
Publisher
Madman Entertainment
Region
4
Cast
Andreas Dohler, Robert Hunger-Buhler, Marc Benjamin Puch, Christoph Bach, Peri Baumeister, Espen Reboli Bjerke, Torstein Bjorklund, Endre Ellefsen, Ole Christoffer Ertvaag, Eirik Evjen, Anna Friel, Benjamin Helstad, Espen Klouman Hoiner, Frank Kjosas, Rolf Kristian Larsen, Ragnhild Myntevik
Year
2015
Subtitle Language
English
Number of Discs
2
Production Year
2015
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Aspect Ratio Detail
16:9 Enhanced, Widescreen
Dubbing Language
Norwegian
Primary Audio
Dolby Digital
Rating
M
Rating Advice
Coarse Language, Mature Themes And Violence
Language
English, German, Norwegian
Director
Per-Olav Sorensen
Producer
Kari Moen Kristiansen, Roy Anderson
Classification
Mature themes, violence and coarse language
No Of Discs
2
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