The 900 Days: The Siege of Leningrad by Harrison E. SalisburyThe Nazi siege of Leningrad from 1941 to 1944 was one of the most gruesome battles of World War II. Nearly three million people endured it; just under half of them died. For twenty-five years the distinguished journalist and historian Harrison Salisbury pieced together this remarkable narrative of villainy and survival, in which the city had much to fear-from both Hitler and Stalin.
Attack on Leningrad 2009 spanish
In the German invasion of Russia leads to the siege of Leningrad, a two year long military campaign designed to literally starve the city. In the midst of the suffering an English newspaper reporter finds herself trapped, unbeknownst to her American reporter boyfriend, between the German guns and the Soviet security system that cannot admit it erred in reporting her dead. - The German armies were later joined by Finnish forces that advanced against Leningrad down the Karelian Isthmus. Leningrad, formerly St.
Attack on Leningrad is a really bad film. She is forced into hiding and attempts to survive capture and starvation with the help of Nina Olga Sutulova and the family she lives with. We are also occasionally taken into the corridors of power as Hitler and his cronies mastermind the siege, including Von Leeb Mueller Stahl , who also does little to justify his DVD cover status. I had no major problems with the story, the subject matter is obviously powerful; one and a half million people died during the two and a half year siege, mainly of starvation. Unfortunately though, it is handled abysmally. The main problem is the acting. Her performance is pretty half-hearted and she stumbles through an English accent, although you sense that there was a large communication barrier between the English cast and the director.
Skip to main content. Winter, Foreign journalists are quickly evacuated, but in the chaos that ensues, Kate Davies is left behind. Isolated and alone, Kate joins up with a small band of resistance fighters, and together they battle to survive. Recommended Videos.