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1942 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD 51 minutes

Frank Capra's documentary chronicles the rise of authoritarianism in Germany, Italy and Japan as America prepares for a defense of liberty.

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Directed by Frank Capra

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  • Winner, Academy Awards - Best Documentary Feature 1943

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