Ike: Countdown To D Day

Ike: Countdown To D Day

About Ike: Countdown To D Day

This is the story of two great military men, General Dwight D. Eisenhower and Winston Churchill and the plotting of the multinational offensive which turned the tide of World-War II. The film begins ninety days before the D-Day invasion of Normandy. The movie chronicles the command decision pressures, the personal conflicts, and the moral struggles faced by Eisenhower and Churchill and the complex relationship which led to victory.

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