The Battle of Midway
The Battle of Midway (1942)

Highlights from World War II are documented in this award-winning film.

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1942
DVD Release Date: May 15, 2001
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Sean Axmaker
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"Yes, this really happened," informs one of the film's four narrators during the combat section of the film, but audiences didn't need to be reminded. The authenticity was evident.

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Nick Davis
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As provocative as a new (and an old) way to contemplate Ford as it is seminal as a time-capsule for martial history and for wartime image-mongering and tribute-paying in the days before television.

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Barry Lappin
Its your typical big budget war hero movie that showed the war in just enough of a rose tinted view to keep war great........