World War II: When Lions Roared (1994)

Director
Joseph Sargent

Main cast
Michael Caine; John Lithgow; Bob Hoskins; Ed Begley Jr.; Jan Tříska

Genres
Drama, History, War

Description
Based upon the actual cables between Washington, London and Moscow during the Second World War, this TV-movie examines the relationship between the leaders of these countries throughout the conflict. Franklin D. Roosevelt (John Lithgow), Winston Churchill (Bob Hoskins) and Joseph Stalin (Michael Caine), spring to life as real but imperfect people who nevertheless are great leaders fighting a great war.


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