Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [JAN. 12]

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Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [JAN. 12]

Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [JAN. 12]

1946

On 1945 news events. Reel 1, shows scenes in munitions factories; U.S. troops in the Battle of the Bulge; the Russ. offensive in Poland; Stalin, Roosevelt, and Churchill at the Yalta Conference; the capture of Remagen bridge; Ger. prisoners; the funeral of Pres. Roosevelt; Mussolini's death; Hitler's suicide; Germans surrendering at Rheims as Gen. Eisenhower watches; V-E Day celebrations; Gen. MacArthur inspecting U.S. lines on Luzon,; U.S. Marines landing on Iwo Jima; B-29's bombing Tokyo; the invasion of Okinawa as Japanese "suicide" planes attack; a kamikaze strike on the carrier Franklin; the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki; the Japanese surrender to MacArthur on board the battleship Missouri; demobilization scenes; celebrations of V-J Day; UN meetings in San Francisco; civil strife in China and Indonesia; and the "Big Four" conferences. Reel 2, Goring, Hess, and other defendants are shown at the war crimes trials in Nuremberg. Emperor Hirohito reads the peace terms. Refugees and displaced persons struggle through snowy ruins in Europe. Shows military cemeteries and discusses the world's natural resources.

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