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Rare Footage Shows a Warmer Side to Winston Churchill

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Rare Footage Shows a Warmer Side to Winston Churchill

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After a series of political setbacks, Churchill retreats to his Kent country estate to recharge his batteries. It?s an idyllic family holiday, far from the ups-and-downs of frontline politics.


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In a career that spanned 54 years, Winston Churchill served as Home Secretary, First Lord of the Admiralty, Chancellor of the Exchequer, and Prime Minister of Britain. Over the decades, he made catastrophic blunders, but in England's moment of deepest need, he boosted morale, led them to victory, and cemented his place in the nation's heart. Through colorized movies and never-before-seen archival footage, we present an intimate portrait of this military tactician, maverick politician, and revered global statesman.

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