Pearl (1978)

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The lives of several personnel and residents at and around the Pearl Harbor naval base are changed forever on December 6, 1941.

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 Midge Forrest (3 episodes, 1978)
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 Col. Jason Forrest (3 episodes, 1978)
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 Capt. Cal Lankford (3 episodes, 1978)
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 Dr. Carol Lang (3 episodes, 1978)
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 Holly Nagata (3 episodes, 1978)
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 Lt. (j.g.) Doug North (3 episodes, 1978)
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 Mrs. Sally Colton, Madam (3 episodes, 1978)
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 Pvt. Billy Zylowski (3 episodes, 1978)
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 Sgt. Otto Chain (3 episodes, 1978)
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 1st Sgt. Walder (3 episodes, 1978)
Char Fontane ...
 Shirley (3 episodes, 1978)
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 Lily - General's Wife (3 episodes, 1978)
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 Cmdr. Michael North (3 episodes, 1978)
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 Ellie North (3 episodes, 1978)
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 Harrison (3 episodes, 1978)
Christian Vance ...
 Pvt. John Finger (3 episodes, 1978)
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 Patricia North (3 episodes, 1978)
Charles Lucia ...
 Lt. Christopher (3 episodes, 1978)
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 GMSN Cerruti (3 episodes, 1978)
John Fitzgibbons ...
 Looper (3 episodes, 1978)
Les Lannom ...
 Chief Looper (3 episodes, 1978)
Joseph Campanella ...
 Narrator (3 episodes, 1978)
Mike Miyashiro ...
 Cpl. Danny Nagata (3 episodes, 1978)
Seth Sakai ...
 Mr. Nagata (3 episodes, 1978)
Marik Yamoto ...
 Mrs. Mioko Nagata (3 episodes, 1978)
Elizabeth Smith ...
 Mrs. Lihuha (3 episodes, 1978)
Ben Cassidy ...
 The General (3 episodes, 1978)
Fred Stromsoe ...
 Cpl. Perkins (3 episodes, 1978)
John A. Lewis ...
 Donny (3 episodes, 1978)
Barbara Kelly ...
 Wife #1 (3 episodes, 1978)
Molly Mannix ...
 Waitress (3 episodes, 1978)
Kathy Stamos ...
 Wife #2 (3 episodes, 1978)
Kathy Lukather ...
 Wife #3 (3 episodes, 1978)
Lawrence T. Zerkel ...
 Lieutenant (3 episodes, 1978)
Moe Keale ...
 Sergeant (3 episodes, 1978)
Don Rockwell ...
 Cpl. Stroke (3 episodes, 1978)
Bill Edwards ...
 Dr. Begeham (3 episodes, 1978)
Fred Ball ...
 FBI Man #2 (3 episodes, 1978)
George P. Wilbur ...
 Marine Sergeant (3 episodes, 1978)
Tom Howse ...
 Soldier #1 (3 episodes, 1978)
Alan Hathaway ...
 Soldier #2 (3 episodes, 1978)
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 Soldier #3 (3 episodes, 1978)
Tim Jefferies ...
 Pvt. Dobbs (3 episodes, 1978)
John Whitney ...
 The Doctor (3 episodes, 1978)
Valarie Ann Charles ...
 Nurse #1 (3 episodes, 1978)
Luceno Paahao ...
 Nurse #2 (3 episodes, 1978)
Marjorie Reynolds ...
 Nurse #3 (3 episodes, 1978)
Tiffany Lynn ...
 Nurse #4 (3 episodes, 1978)
Edward McDonald ...
 MP Sergeant (3 episodes, 1978)
Robby Weaver ...
 Corporal (3 episodes, 1978)
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 Wife #4 (3 episodes, 1978)
Debbie Gamble ...
 Young Wife (3 episodes, 1978)
Mike Senedecker ...
 Clerk Sergeant (3 episodes, 1978)
Tom Drews ...
 Radioman (3 episodes, 1978)
Al Litton ...
 Surgical Team Member (3 episodes, 1978)
Ron Nakahara ...
 RCA Motorcyclist Messenger (3 episodes, 1978)
Sandy Shirai ...
 Housekeeper (3 episodes, 1978)
Bob Cullifer ...
 MP Sergeant #2 (3 episodes, 1978)
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This miniseries presents a cross-section of life in Pearl Harbor leading up to the Japanese attack and its immediate aftermath. Among the stories: A colonel's bitter wife seeks extramarital attention; a female doctor with painful memories resists a new love; a young naval officer falls for a Japanese-American woman. Pearl Harbor changes their lives and those of the people around them. Written by Anonymous

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Fierce. Unexpected. The day that changed everything.

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The Japanese fleet scenes, along with much of the attack on Pearl Harbor itself, was borrowed footage from the 1970 movie, "Tora, Tora, Tora." See more »

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Soap-operatic, but still somehow compelling
21 August 2006 | by (Middle Tennessee) – See all my reviews

The military as a source of soap opera-type stories had been little-mined in the 1970s, though it certainly was going to be in the future (at least on American network TV) with shows like "For Love and Honor", "Emerald Point N.A.S." (also starring Weaver), and, arguably, "Tour of Duty" (not to mention the champ of them all, "China Beach"). To take the sweeping course of events in 1941 Hawaii and use them as a source of stories more about personal lives and interactions than grand strategic plans was an interesting course of action; somehow it must have mostly succeeded or there likely never would have been the (far superior) "Winds of War" a few years later on the same network.


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