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DVD: Battle of Stalingrad, The / Stalingradskaya bitva / Die Stalingrader Schlacht (1949)

DVD: Battle of Stalingrad, The / Stalingradskaya bitva / Die Stalingrader Schlacht (1949)

January 16, 2016 | By

The Battle of Stalingrad was the first cinematic attempt to dramatize the pivotal 1942-1943 battle in which Adolph Hitler’s 6th Army and the 4th Panzer Army were surrounded (‘kesseled’) by Joseph Stalin’s Red Army, and what Adolph Hitler had naively and foolishly felt would be a winnable…

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