Attack! The Battle for New Britain

Release Date: June 20, 1944

Run Time: 59 mins

Genre: Documentary

Color: Black and White

Country: USA

Director: US Office of War

Stars: Leo Genn, Burgess Meredith, Anthony Veiller

Synopsis: Such narrators as Lloyd Nolan and Burgess Meredith add their voices to this documentary about the attack by Allied forces on various Japanese strong-holds in the South Pacific in 1943 during the Second World War. The piece was produced by Frank Capra, and includes narration by Douglas MacArthur himself as well as genuine, captivating footage from the battlegrounds of WWII.

Format: Pro-Res, 23.98 fps, SD

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