"The Exception" is a 2016 British-American romantic drama film directed by David Leveaux, starring Jai Courtney, Christopher Plummer, Lily James, and Eddie Marsan. The film is based on Alan Judd’s novel "The Kaiser’s Last Kiss".
The plot is as follow. Holland 1940. The...read more
Maybe one of the best works of Lego ever made. It's very difficult getting a home-made movie using bricks, which looks so real as this short film. Some fans says is more historically accurate than all of Hollywood put together, even a Spielberg production.
The Tank Mk I “Matilda I” (A11) and Tank Mk II “Matilda II” (A12) were both different designs and did not share components but shared the name and did have some similar traits, because they were both designed to be infantry tanks based...read more
Finland: VS of Finnish troops and artillery in action against the Russian 44th Division in thickly snow covered woods. Good shots of Finns using captured Russian anti-aircraft guns. POV shot through sights. MS Wounded being treated in Finland at advance hospital. Shots of nurses treating men. ...read more
United Kingdom: VS of Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent meeting and taking salute at parade of WRENS (Women's Royal Naval Service) at a British naval base. VS Good shots showing the life of ATS (Auxiliary Territorial Service) recruits parading, doing PT / Keep fit exercises, in classrooms, in...read more
WWII saw so much evil but also so much bravery. People with disregard of their own lives would defy the Nazi authorities to save lives of others, often complete strangers whom they’d never met before prior to saving them. These people are not always recognized enough for what they have done....read more
The First Happy Time was a phase of the Battle of the Atlantic during which German Navy U-boats enjoyed significant success against the British Royal Navy and its allies. It started in July 1940, almost immediately after France was conquered by Germany, bringing the...read more
In World of Tanks's forum there has been a very interesting debate about Cavalry tanks during early years of World War Two, in concrete during the Battle of France. The discussion has been focused in two tanks: French Somua S.35 and German PzKpfw III....read more
Although a lot of Catholic clergy men, and other Christian ministers, turned a blind eye to the atrocities committed by the Nazi regime, there were still a great number of them who couldn’t remain silent and paid the ultimate price for this.
Titus Brandsma was one of those brave men who...read more
As so often before Varian Fry is the prove that one man can make a difference. Varian Mackey Fry (October 15, 1907 – September 13, 1967) was an American journalist. Fry ran a rescue network in Vichy France that helped approximately 2,000 to 4,000 anti-Nazi and Jewish refugees...read more