How to Watch The World at War Online in The UK

Seasons: 1

Released: 1973–1974

Rated: TV-PG

9.2/10

Updated: 2nd Aug, 2021
Genres: Documentary, History, War
Director: N/A

The cast of The World at War

Laurence Olivier

What is The World at War about?

A multi-volumed documentary mini-series, "The World at War" covers the entire history of World War II from the causes of the 1920s to the aftermath of the Cold War in the 1950s. Emphasis is also placed on several inside story episodes, where events are covered which occurred inside Germany and Japan such as resistance to Hitler, life in general under a dictatorial regime, and particular emphasis is focused on the Jewish Holocaust.

Where to watch The World at War


Streaming on Sky Go

If you’re a Sky TV customer, you automatically have access to the Sky Go app. It’s a way to watch all your favourite Sky shows, movies and sport whilst on the move, or catch up on your favourite TV On Demand.

Got a question about Sky Go?

It depends on what type of Sky Plan you have when it comes to your Sky Go content. Everything that you pay for will be available to stream on the app, whether that’s Sky Comedy, Sky Sports or Sky Movies.
Sky Go is no longer available to stream outside of the UK and Ireland.
Basically, you can access all of the same content on both. However, Now TV is more practical as you don’t need a satellite installation and you can cancel at any time. Sky Go is perfect for those who watch the majority of their TV at home but like the option of streaming on other devices.

Benefits

  • Stream in HD or Ultra 4K
  • Watch recorded shows
  • Watch on up to four devices
  • Watch Terrestrial TV On Demand

Streaming on UKTV Play

UKTV Play is the On Demand streaming platform for Dave, Yesterday and Drama channels. It is owned by the BBCs commercial arm and features both original content and replays of old BBC series.

Got a question about UKTV Play?

It is a free On Demand service from the BBC’s commercial business.
You have to be connected to a UK internet provider to access UKTV Play. It is, therefore, unavailable to watch overseas.
Thanks to UKTV Play’s most popular channel, Dave, it features a wide range of original comedy content that can’t be viewed elsewhere. Newer episodes of BBC shows can be watched on iPlayer, whereas older seasons are more likely to appear on UKTV Play.

Benefits

  • It’s Free
  • Watch on TV, laptop or app
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