"No Cheering, My Lads - But Forward And Complete Your Victory." - The Duke of Wellington
It was a battle which would change the face of Europe forever... a day of savage fighting which destroyed the dreams of Napoleon and freed the continent from the threat of his vaulting ambition. Yet it could have been so different... for the outcome of the great battle was determined by a handful of fateful decisions and desperate actions.
This spectacular program tells the story of the final thunderous battle of the Napoleonic era featuring stunning excerpts from major feature films, specially filmed authentic reconstruction and re-enactment footage, plus dramatized 'eye-witness' accounts of the battle, it provides a unique record of one of the turning points in world history.