1915 (1982)

TV Mini-Series  -   -  Drama | War
7.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.4/10 from 78 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 2 critic

Two young men from the country join the army and leave for World War I.

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 250 titles
created 26 Dec 2010
 
a list of 22 titles
created 01 Mar 2011
 
a list of 853 titles
created 17 Oct 2011
 
a list of 147 titles
created 30 Oct 2011
 
a list of 194 titles
created 04 Feb 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "1915" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: 1915 (1982– )

1915 (1982– ) on IMDb 7.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of 1915.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1982  
2 wins. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

War | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Palestine, 1917. The British advance has been stopped by the Turkish line running from Gaza to Beersheba. The latest attack on Gaza has failed. The attacking forces included a regiment of ... See full summary »

Director: Simon Wincer
Stars: Peter Phelps, Nick Waters, John Larking
All the Rivers Run (TV Mini-Series 1983)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Orphaned after a shipwreck off the Victorian coast of Australia, the beautiful and spirited Philadelphia Gordon finds both love and adventure aboard a paddle-steamer on the Murray River.

Stars: Sigrid Thornton, John Waters, John Alansu
The Trench (1999)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A story about a group of soldiers' last days before the battle of the Somme in 1916, showing the conditions in the trenches during World War 1 and taking you into the minds of the soldiers.

Director: William Boyd
Stars: Paul Nicholls, Daniel Craig, Julian Rhind-Tutt
Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Based on Pat Barker's novel of the same name, 'Regeneration' tells the story of soldiers of World War One sent to an asylum for emotional troubles. Two of the soldiers meeting there are ... See full summary »

Director: Gillies MacKinnon
Stars: Jonathan Pryce, James Wilby, Jonny Lee Miller
37 Days (TV Mini-Series 2014)
History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

A TV mini-series that unveils the behind-closed-doors story of the final weeks before the outbreak of World War I.

Stars: Ian McDiarmid, Nicholas Farrell, Tim Pigott-Smith
SeaChange (1998–2000)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

When a corporate lawyer's professional and personal lives crumble she leaves the city with her children to live in a small seaside town and becomes a local judge.

Stars: Jill Forster, John Howard, Kevin Harrington
The Far Country (TV Movie 1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Director: George Miller
Stars: Michael York, Sigrid Thornton, Brenda Addie
All the King's Men (TV Movie 1999)
Drama | Mystery | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Feature-length drama about the mystery of Sandringham Company, which disappeared in action at Gallipoli in 1915. Commanded by Captain Frank Beck, their estate manager, the men advanced into... See full summary »

Director: Julian Jarrold
Stars: David Jason, Maggie Smith, William Ash
Outbreak of Love (TV Movie 1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Oscar Whitbread
Stars: Rowena Wallace, Tony Bonner, Sigrid Thornton
One of Us (TV Series 1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Stars: David Wenham, Lucy Bell, John Gregg
Little Oberon (TV Movie 2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Georgie returns to her home town of Little Oberon with her teenage daughter Natasha to see her dying mother. The newcomers are regarded with suspicion and malice, and Natasha soon discovers not all is as it seems in Little Oberon.

Director: Kevin Carlin
Stars: Sigrid Thornton, Tasma Walton, Brittany Byrnes
Guns of Paradise (1988–1990)
Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Gunfighter Ethan Cord, left to raise his dead sister's children, tries to settle down in the town of Paradise, but finds that his past continues to haunt him.

Stars: Lee Horsley, Jenny Beck, Matthew Newmark
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Scott Burgess ...
 Billy Mackenzie (unknown episodes)
Edit

Storyline

Two young men from the country join the army and leave for World War I.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Another war. Another time. Nothing changes.

Genres:

Drama | War

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

27 June 1982 (Australia)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(7 episodes)

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Stupendous work, a commemmoration of Aussie guts and heroics!
30 October 2001 | by (Longmont, Colorado) – See all my reviews

Staggering that there appears to be so little interest in this great mini-series. Has everyone forgotten so soon the debt they owe to a country's fighting men just a few generations back? Is freedom taken so lightly?

A superb companion-piece to Peter Weir's GALLIPOLI, 1915 tells its story through the eyes of the Gilchrist family, specifically their son Walter, so well played by Scott McGregor. As war bites deep into the comfort zones of Aussie families on the home front, there comes a realization that freedom might have to be both defended and even paid-for with lives. Walter and his best mate Billie MacKenzie (Scott Burgess) sign up and head out to Europe full of patriotic pride but with no conception of the horror that awaits them.

The scenes of death and destruction are painstakingly recreated in this seven part series and viewers are left in no doubt as to what the actuality of war is/was. It would not be until SAVING PRIVATE RYAN that the realism of war would be even more graphically displayed on screen.

Absolutely superb cast, with old pro's Lorraine Bayly and Bill Hunter as Walter's parents and Anne Haddy, Bill Kerr, Sigrid Thornton and Martin Vaughan (to name but four), in supporting roles. Excellent musical score from Bruce Smeaton further complements the drama.

Mini-series viewing at its best. Highly recommended!


8 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
"1915" (1982) (mini) girdlestoneb
1915 miniseries titanicat
Discuss 1915 (1982) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?