Browse our Digital Catalog! VIP Insider VIP Insider Logo Order Status
Order toll free 1-800-669-9696
100% Secure Shopping Cart 0 Items Checkout Now
Order toll free 1-800-669-9696

The Sinking of the Laconia DVD

Item # XA4282
Currently Unavailable

In September 1942, at the height of WWII, a German U-boat torpedoed the RMS Laconia, unaware that it carried more than 2,000 passengers. What followed is a harrowing true story of heroism, heartbreak, and humanity. The international cast incudes Ken Duken (Inglourious Basterds), Franka Potente (The Bourne Identity), Andrew Buchan (Garrow's Law), and Lindsay Duncan (Rome). A BAFTA-nominated mini-series seen on Ovation. 3 hrs, 2 DVDs, SDH. Mature audiences.


Disc 1
Part 1
September 1942. The RMS Laconia travels the Atlantic Ocean carrying Italian prisoners of war, British troops, and civilian passengers. While Junior Third Officer Thomas Mortimer befriends the enigmatic Hilda Smith, benea
DVD Extras
  • Documentary featurette: The Sinking of the Laconia: Survivors' Stories
Packaging: Boxed set
Run Time: 171 minutes, plus bonus programming
Format: Widescreen
Number of Discs: 2
Language: English
Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
CC: No
image title
Visit our Sister Sites:
Bas Bleu Daedalus Support Plus What on Earth Acorn
Virtual Catalog