Esteemed British actor John Hurt narrates this exhaustive documentary about the day that helped end one of the bloodiest wars on Earth: D-Day. On June 6, 1944, Allied troops stormed the beaches of Normandy to establish a beachhead in continental Europe. It was downhill from there for the Nazis. Viewers step back in history through full-color footage that takes you right to the heart of the action. Includes timelines and interviews.
Alexander, the King of Macedonia, leads his legions against the giant Persian Empire. After defeating the Persians he leads his Army across the then known world venturing further than any Westerner had ever gone all the way to India.
In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and sail with him back to Troy.
In 9th century China, a corrupt government wages war against a rebel army called the Flying Daggers. A romantic warrior breaks a beautiful rebel out of prison to help her rejoin her fellows, but things are not what they seem.