The Battle of Midway

La bataille de Midway
Documentaries, 1942, 18 minutes
The Battle of Midway
Director John Ford captures combat footage of the Battle of Midway, an air and sea campaign that was a turning point in the war in the Pacific.
The documentaries The Battle of Midway was released in 1942 and lasts 18 minutes. John Ford was wounded by shrapnel while filming the battle and awarded the Purple Heart for his service. This documentaries is Understated.
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Score: 6.3 of the 10

On June 4-6, 1942, a large Japanese force attempted to capture Midway Island in the North Pacific, but was defeated by U.S. forces with a loss ratio of 4:1 in favor of the Americans. On hand was a crew of naval photographers directed by John Ford; their documentary footage was edited together with narration by Hollywood actors. The film covers the attack on Midway, some limited aerial footage, the search for survivors, and aftermath of the battle.

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Audio and subtitles

Audio: English
Subtitles: French;Simplified Chinese;Traditional Chinese;Spanish;English

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