Naval Warfare Movies

They Sank the Lusitania

Producer: CBS

World War I
Published: 1964
Country: USA
Length: 23 min.
Keywords: WWI, Famous_Sinkings

This is the VHS release (see more).


This documentary is part of the CBS series World War I, which uses archival footage to illustrate the major turning points of the Great War. Narrated by Robert Ryan.


Some of the footage in this documentary was filmed by Captain von Arnauld de la Periere of the U 35, an early movie fan who brought a camera along on his 1915 Mediterranean patrol.