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| TV Programme | | United Kingdom | Colour | Documentary, History, War
Stars: Laurence Olivier, Andrey Yeryomenko, Hermann Göring

The mid-war German situation in southern Russia, resulting in the Battle of Stalingrad and its ultimate German catastrophe

The World at War (1973-74) opening credits
The World at War (1973–74)
Season 1, episode 9
1970s World War II documentary series, narrated by Laurence Olivier.

Cast (9)

Photo of Laurence Oliver narrating The World at War (1973-4). The actor is in rolled-up shirt sleeves while reading the script in front of a microphone
Himself – Narrator
Andrey Yeryomenko
Hermann Göring
Himself – C-in-C, Luftwaffe
Franz Halder
Himself – Hitler’s Chief of Staff
Adolf Hitler
Himself – Führer
Friedrich Paulus
Himself – Commander, 6th Army Group
Mikhail Shumilov
Himself – Commander, 7th Guards Army
Nikolay Voronov
Himself – Interrogated Paulus when Surrendering
Kurt Zeitzler
Himself – Hitler’s Chief of Staff
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Watch on British television


Hugh Raggett


Production company

Thames Television
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