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Seasons:
1
Release Date:
16 November 1978 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Fierce. Unexpected. The day that changed everything.
Plot:
The lives of several personnel and residents at and around the Pearl Harbor naval base are changed forever on December 6, 1941. Full summary »
NewsDesk:
(5 articles)
User Reviews:
Not bad See more (11 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast [59])

Angie Dickinson ... Midge Forrest (3 episodes, 1978)

Dennis Weaver ... Col. Jason Forrest (3 episodes, 1978)

Robert Wagner ... Capt. Cal Lankford (3 episodes, 1978)

Lesley Ann Warren ... Dr. Carol Lang (3 episodes, 1978)

Tiana Alexandra ... Holly Nagata (3 episodes, 1978)

Gregg Henry ... Lt. (j.g.) Doug North (3 episodes, 1978)

Katherine Helmond ... Mrs. Sally Colton, Madam (3 episodes, 1978)

Adam Arkin ... Pvt. Billy Zylowski (3 episodes, 1978)

Brian Dennehy ... Sgt. Otto Chain (3 episodes, 1978)

Max Gail ... 1st Sgt. Walder (3 episodes, 1978)
Char Fontane ... Shirley (3 episodes, 1978)

Audra Lindley ... Lily - General's Wife (3 episodes, 1978)

Richard Anderson ... Cmdr. Michael North (3 episodes, 1978)

Marion Ross ... Ellie North (3 episodes, 1978)

Allan Miller ... Harrison (3 episodes, 1978)
Christian Vance ... Pvt. John Finger (3 episodes, 1978)

Mary Crosby ... Patricia North (3 episodes, 1978)
Charles Lucia ... Lt. Christopher (3 episodes, 1978)

David Elliott ... 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)

Russell Wiggins ... 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)

Janice Ryan ... 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)

Sô Yamamura ... Admiral Nagumo, commander of Japanese attack force (2 episodes, 1978)

Series Directed by
Hy Averback (3 episodes, 1978)
Alexander Singer (3 episodes, 1978)
 
Series Writing credits
Stirling Silliphant (3 episodes, 1978)

Series Produced by
Frank Konigsberg .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
Sam Manners .... producer (unknown episodes)
Stirling Silliphant .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Original Music by
John Addison (unknown episodes)
 
Series Cinematography by
Gayne Rescher (unknown episodes)
 
Series Film Editing by
Donald R. Rode (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Direction by
W. Stewart Campbell (unknown episodes)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Raphael Bretton (unknown episodes)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Alexander Singer .... second unit director (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Jerry Jacobson .... adr editor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Stunts
Larry Holt .... stunts (3 episodes, 1978)
Dick Warlock .... stunt performer (3 episodes, 1978)

Gregory J. Barnett .... stunts (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Alan R. Disler .... first assistant camera "a" camera (3 episodes, 1978)
Eric Engler .... second assistant camera (3 episodes, 1978)
 
Series Other crew
Steve Hinton .... pilot (unknown episodes)
Stephanie Spangler .... location manager (unknown episodes)
 

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Runtime:
278 min
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Aspect Ratio:
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
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 »
Movie Connections:
Edited from Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)See more »

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4 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Not bad, 4 September 1999
Author: Jack Austin Crawford from Burnet, Texas (USA)

Though probably perceived as a cheesy mini series, this has a lot of good performances, notably Max Gail as a career NCO and Weaver as a negative stereotype of a career officer. It is also fairly faithful to history, something I found refreshing...

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Part is similiar to From Here to Eternity. lrcdmnhd72
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