Hiroshima: The Real History

Hiroshima: The Real History

Hiroshima:The Real History

  • Genre: Nonfiction
  • Release Date: 2015-07-06
  • Advisory Rating: TV-14
  • Episodes: 1
  • iTunes Price: USD 4.99
  • iTunes HD Price: USD 4.99

Description

The nuclear bomb dropped on Hiroshima heralded the dawn of a new era. Its detonation not only killed over 100,000 people but also signified both the final chapter of World War Two and the beginning of the nuclear age. Armed conflict, international politics and the security of all mankind would never be the same again. Through a detailed retelling of the events before, during and after the dropping of the bomb, this film unravels the compelling story of one of the 20th century’s defining moments and reveals the far-reaching consequences of the explosion, both in Hiroshima itself and for the world at large. From the rooms of the world’s most powerful leaders, both Allied and Japanese, to inside the planes sent on the fateful mission to the devastated streets of Hiroshima in the hours after the attack, it explores the crucial moments, the key locations, and the pivotal players.

Episodes

Title Time Price
1 The Real Story 1:34:29 Season Only Watch Now

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Reviews

  • Hate Propaganda

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    By Tomnel141
    This movie goes back into the decision made by Harry Truman to drop the atomic bomb on Hiroshima for the purpose of vilifying Truman and the United States. It is vague and deceitful about whether the Japanese were considering surrender, implying that using the bomb was not necessary. Among other things it assumes that a long embargo could have been maintained against the Japanese Islands and that other, politically speculative measures could have been undertaken in lieu of using the bomb. The vilest motives are attributed to the Americans working on the mission. This movie has one message: hate America.

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