Prelude to War (1942)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Walter Huston

  • Country

    USA

  • Year

    1942

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Fiction

Synopsis

Explains causes of World War II; rise of Fascism in Italy, Germany and Japan; the history of Japanese and Italian territorial agression before 1939.

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