DVD, ALL REGIONS, ENGLISH SUBTITLES
A terrific action movie. English subtites
The defense of the Brest Fortress took place June 22–29 1941. It was one of the first battles of Operation Barbarossa the WW II German invasion of Russia. The Brest Fortress was defended by the Soviet Red Army against the German Army, the Red Army held out much longer than the Germans expected, and became a symbol of Soviet resistance during the Second World War. In 1965 the fortress received the title of Hero Fortress for the 1941 defense.