Churchill and the Movie Mogul tells the story of one of Britain’s most celebrated film producers, Alexander Korda, and how he played a large part in convincing America to join in the fight against Germany.
A BBC Four documentary reveals how the friendship between Winston Churchill and a Jewish film producer played a large part in convincing America to join in the fight against Germany.
Mr Korda was sent on a spy mission to Hollywood with the aim of bringing America into the war — with spectacular results.
The documentary explores how Mr Churchill, who was arguably more interested in film than any other politician in history, used movies as a political tool.
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