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Target For Tonight
Target For Tonight
Genres: Indie & Art House, Educational, Documentary
NR     2004     2hr 30min

An amazingly graphic documentary series. Moving, emotional, personal accounts from both sides on the strategy adopted by both the Allied and Axis Forces during World War Two in which cities and civilians became the target...  more »


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Genres: Indie & Art House, Educational, Documentary
Sub-Genres: Indie & Art House, Educational, History
Studio: Classic Pictures
Format: DVD - Black and White,Color - Closed-captioned
DVD Release Date: 10/12/2004
Release Year: 2004
Run Time: 2hr 30min
Screens: Black and White,Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 1
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English

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Movie Reviews

This is not Henry Watt's 1941 classic "Target For Tonight"
T. Mitchell | 11/26/2004
(1 out of 5 stars)

"This is not a bad DVD, but if you expecting Henry Watt's 1941 classic of the same title or anything remotely as interesting, you will be disappointed."
This DVD is not the RAF film "Target for Tonight"
Charles A. MAUK | Williamston, Michigan | 10/03/2004
(5 out of 5 stars)

"I just purchased the DVD in this listing. It is not the RAF 1941 film, "Target for Tonight"; it is rather a comprehensive documentary about the bombings of three German Cities, with narration, color footage, and was obviously produced for British television. I kept the disc because it is well produced; however, if you are expecting the RAF featurette about the bombing of oil storage at Freihausen, Germany, you will be disappointed. I think somebody dropped the ball. This DVD is titled "THE Target for Tonight". Oddly, there is about 45 seconds of beautifully restored footage of the RAF film, but it is NOT the original, not the film directed by Harry Watt."
Play a pilot on TV | RAF Mildenhall | 12/27/2004
(1 out of 5 stars)

"This is a jumble of war-time newsreels, not Pick Pickard in F for Freddie. The title of the DVD when it plays is The Target for Tonight. The real Target for Tonight starring Pickard's crew is available on VHS from Belle and Blade, or you can try searching for a Region 2 DVD from the UK. Very disappointed in the description given for this product."