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Lusitania: Murder on the Atlantic

Drama based on the events of May 1915, when the passenger liner Lusitania was sunk just off the coast of Ireland by a single torpedo fired from the German submarine U-20.

Drama based on the events of May 1915, when the passenger liner Lusitania was sunk just off the coast of Ireland by a single torpedo fired from the German submarine U-20 and almost 1,200 passengers and crew lost their lives.

Bitter controversy surrounded the sinking. Was the ship as innocent as she seemed? Had the British government secretly used a passenger ship to carry explosives? Worse still had Winston Churchill deliberately sacrificed then Lusitania to bring America into the war?

2 hours

Last on

Sat 21 Aug 2010 23:15

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Role Contributor
Actor John Hannah
Actor Michael Feast
Actor Kenneth Cranham
Actor Madeleine Garrood
Actor Peter Benedict
Actor Florian Panzer
Actor Adrian Topol
Actor Martin Le Maitre
Producer Julian Ware
Producer Tom Brisley

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