Keyword: WWII

Nanking

Nanking (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 12/11/2007
Tells the story of the Japanese invasion of Nanking, China, in the early days of World War II. As part of a campaign to conquer all of China, the Japanese subjected Nanking-- which was then China's capital--to months of aerial bombardment, and when the city fell, the Japanese army unleashed murder and rape on a horrifying scale. In the midst of the rampage, a small group of Westerners banded...

Nedodrzany slub (2009)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 04/29/2009
Follws the coming of age of a young Martin Friedmann, a talented Jewish soccer player from a small Slovak town who had to make risky lifetime decisions in order to survive in WWII. When Friedmann sees his family taken to Poland one by one, he voluntarily goes to a work camp where he finds out that he is not safe anywhere. He survives the last selection for Auschwitz, and through a series of events...
Nicky's Family

Nicky's Family (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 07/18/2013
Sir Nicholas Winton, a young Englishman, organized the rescue of 669 Jewish Czech and Slovak children just before the outbreak of World War II. As a result of his heroic efforts, today over 6,000 of their descendants live all over the world. Winton, now 104 years old, did not speak about these events with anyone for more than half a century. His exploits would have probably been forgotten if his...

Night Will Fall (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/18/2014
On April 15, 1945, British troops liberated Bergen-Belsen concentration camp on the Lüneburg Heath. A camera crew documented shocking evidence of the crimes committed by the Nazi regime with images of piles of corpses and emaciated inmates. London-based producer Sidney Bernstein planned to use this material alongside other allied footage to make a film that would illustrate the scale of the...
Dir: André Singer
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Night Witches (N/A)

Rated: NR Runtime: 58 minutes Release date: N/A
Dir: Gunilla Bresky
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Night Witches (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 58 minutes Release date: 11/29/2007
Formed during the darkest days of the Russian war machine, the women of the 588th also flew the most dangerous equipment. They piloted planes made of wood and canvas that lit up like a box of matches when hit. Still, they flew between 10 and 17 missions a night, more than any male regiment, and without any safety apparatus; not just the pilots and navigators but also technicians and mechanics were...
Dir: Gunilla Bresky
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Ninas Resa

Ninas Resa (2005)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/03/2005
A young Jewish woman's remarkable odyssey of survival during World War II in Poland.

The Nine Muses (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 10/05/2011
The story of the African diaspora to postwar Britain is told using the framework of Homer's epic poem, The Odyssey, in which Telemachus sets off in search of his lost father Odysseus who never returned from the Trojan War. The film utilizes archival footage and spoken-word recordings in telling the story.
Ninth Day

The Ninth Day (2005)

Rated: None Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 05/26/2005
Without explanation, Father Henri Kremer, a dissident Catholic priest interred at Dachau, is released from the living hell of the Dachau "Priest Block" and returned home to occupied Luxembourg. Reunited with his sister and brother, Kremer learns that his freedom is temporary. Gestapo Untersturmfuhrer Gebhardt, a lapsed seminarian, has arranged a nine day reprieve during which Kremer is expected to...
No Place on Earth

No Place on Earth (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 81 minutes Release date: 04/04/2013
In 1942, 38 members of five desperate Jewish families escaped the Nazis by descending into a muddy hole in southwest Ukraine. They had no idea that the pitch-black cave they discovered would be their home for nearly a year. When the cave dwellers finally emerged, they were greeted by a blinding sun that some of the children had forgotten existed. In 1993, cave explorer Chris Nicola was mapping one...
Notebook

The Notebook (2004)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 06/24/2004
An epic love story centered around an older man who reads aloud to an older, invalid woman whom he regularly visits. From a faded notebook, the old man's words bring to life the story about a couple who is separated by World War II, and is then passionately reunited, seven years later, after they have taken different paths. Though her memory has faded, his words give her the chance to relive her...

Nuremberg: The Nazis Facing Their Crimes (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 11/29/2006
Reconstructs the International Military Tribunal in Nuremberg, Germany, using rare footage from the National Archives. Judge Robert Jackson interrogates some of the most notorious Nazi war criminals and gathers insight from contemporary interviews with Holocaust survivors and former prosecutors.