Andersonville (1996): Part 02

Introduction Andersonville is a 1996 American television film directed by John Frankenheimer about a group of Union soldiers during the American Civil War who are captured by the Confederates and sent to an infamous Confederate prison camp. The film is loosely based on the diary of John Ransom, a Union soldier imprisoned there. Although certain… Read More

Andersonville (1996): Part 01

Introduction Andersonville is a 1996 American television film directed by John Frankenheimer about a group of Union soldiers during the American Civil War who are captured by the Confederates and sent to an infamous Confederate prison camp. The film is loosely based on the diary of John Ransom, a Union soldier imprisoned there. Although certain… Read More

Andersonville TV Series Overview

Introduction Andersonville is a 1996 American television film directed by John Frankenheimer about a group of Union soldiers during the American Civil War who are captured by the Confederates and sent to an infamous Confederate prison camp. The film is loosely based on the diary of John Ransom, a Union soldier imprisoned there. Although certain… Read More

Wartime Crime (2017): S01E06 – The Sicilian Connection

Introduction Wartime Crime is a 2017 documentary series looking at crime during World War Two. Outline Incensed by their treatment under Mussolini’s regime and anxious to reestablish their European criminal network, a number of mafioso, including incarcerated kingpin Charles “Lucky” Luciano, offered their full support to American intelligence officers. Wartime Crime Series You can find… Read More

Wartime Crime (2017): S01E05 – The Blackout Killers

Introduction Wartime Crime is a 2017 documentary series looking at crime during World War Two. Outline During the WW2 blackouts in Berlin and London, police race to catch serial killers who use the darkness as cover. Wartime Crime Series You can find a full index and overview of Wartime Crime here. Production & Filming Details… Read More

Wartime Crime (2017): S01E04 – The Zoot Suit Riots

Introduction Wartime Crime is a 2017 documentary series looking at crime during World War Two. Outline During WW2 in Los Angeles, white servicemen and civilians attack Hispanic and other minority youths who are seen as unpatriotic due to the style of clothes they wear. Wartime Crime Series You can find a full index and overview… Read More

Wartime Crime (2017): S01E03 – The Nazi Jewel Heist

Introduction Wartime Crime is a 2017 documentary series looking at crime during World War Two. Outline When the US military takes over the German Kronberg Castle in 1945, a scandalous affair between a US Army Captain and Air Force Officer ensues, resulting in one of the most elaborate treasure heists of all time. Wartime Crime… Read More