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From Casablanca to Grave of the Fireflies: 12 Must See WWII Films

From "Casablanca" to "Grave of the Fireflies": 12 Must See WWII Films

For this reason, we have compiled a list of twelve must-see WWII films, as of 2019. Das BootA 1981 film from West Germany Written and directed by Wolfgang Petersen, it is an adaptation of Lothar-Günther Buchheim's 1973 German novel of the same name Das Boot tells the story of the crew of a German[...]



The Hunt: Amazon Jordan Peele Nazi-Hunting Series Casts 5 in Key Recurring Roles

"The Hunt": Amazon, Jordan Peele Nazi-Hunting Series Casts 5 in Key Recurring Roles

Amazon Studios and Oscar-winning writer/director Jordan Peele (Get Out) have signed five key recurring cast members to its vengeance-driven Nazi-hunting series The Hunt: Julissa Bermudez (BET's 106 & Park), Becky Ann Baker (Men in Black), Josh Mostel (Big Daddy), Miles G. Jackson (The Last O.G.), and Jonno Davies (Spotless). The Perks of Being a Wallflower's […]

The Liberator: Netflix Enlists Medicis Bradley James for WWII Animated Series

The Liberator: Netflix Enlists Medici's Bradley James for WWII Animated Series

Netflix is enlisting Bradley James (Merlin, Damien, Netflix's Medici franchise) to take lead on The Liberator, the streaming service's four-part animated World War II drama series based on Alex Kershaw's book The Liberator: One World War II Soldier's 500-Day Odyssey. Based on exclusive reporting from Deadline Hollywood, the project stems from writer Jeb Stuart (Die Hard, […]

Catch-22: George Clooney To Direct Star In Series Adaptation Of Joseph Heller Novel

Catch-22: George Clooney To Direct, Star In Series Adaptation Of Joseph Heller Novel

Joseph Heller's classic novel Catch-22 is making its way to the small screen, with George Clooney set to direct and star in a six-part limited series for Paramount Television and Anonymous Content. Co-written by Luke Davies and David Michôd and directed by Clooney and Grant Heslov, the project is looking at early 2018 to begin shooting. Set […]

The Powerful Popularity Of Superhero Comics During World War II

The Powerful Popularity Of Superhero Comics During World War II

As a Jew myself, I can assure you that is the quickest way to show everyone how you feel about WWII.MLJ's The Shield was actually the first hero to go toe-to-toe with a Nazi in Pep Comics #1 in 1939, but as we all know, some plucky redheaded jerk took the spotlight from MLJ's heroes[...]

Call Of Duty Leak Shows A Return To WWII

'Call Of Duty' Leak Shows A Return To WWII

It looks like Activision can't keep a secret this week. First, the release date for Destiny 2 is revealed, now it appears a new leak is focused on another popular title from the publisher. Coming out of The Family Video Gamers channel this week, it appears Activision will be taking Call Of Duty back to its roots by […]


Star Wars Star Trek And Nazis (Fact Is Stranger Than Fiction)

Star Wars, Star Trek, And Nazis (Fact Is Stranger Than Fiction)

By Aaron B. Hale Today we celebrate the beginning of Operation Overlord, the D-Day Invasion. On this day 70 years ago the allied powers transported over 150,000 men across the English Channel to infiltrate fortress Europe eventually breaking the Nazi hold over much of the continent. As pop culture fans we often read fictional stories […]