He operated behind German lines as part of Operation Jedburgh.
As the Arctic Ocean melts and the waters stay unfrozen all year round, secrets hidden in the ice are slowly being exposed. One such secret reappeared in August when a Nazi weather station from World War II was rediscovered by Russian scientists on an island just 1,000...
Audience members at a Trump rally on Saturday insulted members of the media with a Nazi term for World War II journalists who refused to toe the party’s line. “Lügenpresse!” shouted a man in full “Make America Great Again” regalia in video posted by political reporter...
This week saw the television debut of The Justice Society of America. A lesser known part of the DC Universe, JSA debuted in All-Star Comics #3 in 1940. With initial success because of the popularity from World War II JSA survived for ten years but then was cancelled and the focus switched to Justice League. Show More Summary
British fighter planes will take on Japanese aircraft for the first time since World War II in aerial combat drills following the arrival in Japan on Saturday of four Royal Air Force Typhoon Eurofighters. The joint practice at Japan's...Show More Summary
Nerd icon Joss Whedon began his career in the trenches of horror, writing scripts for troubled flicks like BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER and ALIEN: RESURRECTION before successfully subverting the genre in the Buffy TV series, but he's...Show More Summary
Netflix has released another trailer for their upcoming drama about the early days of the reign of Elizabeth II. At a time when Britain was recovering from war and her empire was in decline, a young woman took the throne as a matter of duty not desire. Show More Summary
Director Joss Whedon reveals that he's in the middle of writing a World War II horror movie that is darker than any script he's ever done before.
Following his hard work on The Avengers: Age of Ultron, and some of the harsh words from critics and fans, director Joss Whedon took a much deserved break from putting himself out there. He stepped away from Twitter, only to come back...Show More Summary
"It’s as dark as anything I’ve ever written" The post Next Joss Whedon Movie is a World War II Horror Film appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Ukraine and Poland’s parliaments have approved a resolution, considering moves by both the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany as the reason for the start of World War II. The resolution, called the Declaration of Remembrance and Solidarity,...Show More Summary
The story of Alan Turing, the gay World War II codebreaker, inspired parliament to pardon some 65,000 gay and bisexual men.
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"If your photographs aren't good enough," celebrated war photographer Robert Capa famously said, "you're not close enough." And no one got closer to the action in World War II than Tony Vaccaro. As detailed in the engrossing, unexpectedly moving documentary "Underfire: The Untold Story of Pfc....
GIF via EPA OF VASTERAS The Swedish Epa-Traktor was a phenomenon born out of wartime necessity, according to Curbside Classic. Farm equipment was hard to come by during World War II, so enterprising Swedes converted other vehicles into tractors. The conversions have stuck around by popular demand. Of course they get hooned. Read more...
During World War II, various companies and weapons designers vied for the coveted contract that ultimately became the M1 Carbine in.30 Carbine. One of those companies was Auto Ordnance, which did submit a “light” rifle design, but as a “just in case” also developed a.30 Carbine version of their Thompson SMG. Show More Summary
HARBINGER WARS II will spin directly out of HARBINGER RENEGADE.
CBR has the exclusive first look at the hotly anticipated sixth issue of Civil War II by Brian Bendis and David Marquez. The post Civil War II #6 (EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW) appeared first on CBR.com.
On Oct. 14, Soviet Scenes: Baltermants? Photographs of WWII and Photojournalism from the August Coup opened at The Ringling, presenting photojournalism from two key historic moments of the former USSR: World War II and the August Coup of 1991 that ended the communist regime. Show More Summary
The penultimate issue of Marvel's latest event will be released one week early, on Nov. 23. The post Civil War II #7 Release Date Moved — to One Week Earlier appeared first on CBR.com.