Over There (2005– )

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A dramatized take on war in Iraq.

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
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 Pfc. Bo Rider (13 episodes, 2005)
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 Pvt. Frank 'Dim' Dumphy (13 episodes, 2005)
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 Sgt. Chris "Scream" Silas (13 episodes, 2005)
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 Pvt. Avery "Angel" King (13 episodes, 2005)
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 Pvt. Maurice 'Smoke' Williams (13 episodes, 2005)
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 Pfc. Tariq Nassiri (12 episodes, 2005)
Lizette Carrion ...
 Pfc. Esmeralda 'Doublewide' Del Rio / ... (12 episodes, 2005)
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 Terry Rider (12 episodes, 2005)
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 Pvt. Brenda 'Mrs. B.' Mitchell (11 episodes, 2005)
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 Vanessa Dumphy (11 episodes, 2005)
Marcus Shultz ...
 Pvt Cambell (10 episodes, 2005)
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 Sergio Del Rio (9 episodes, 2005)
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 Anna (7 episodes, 2005)
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 Captain Jonathan Baron (7 episodes, 2005)
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 Eddy (7 episodes, 2005)
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A dramatized take on war in Iraq.

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Action | Drama | War

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Pvt. Frank 'Dim' Dumphy has a stepson named Eddie. Series creator Chris Gerolmo also has a stepson named Eddie. See more »

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Lieutenant Underpants: [interrogating the squad] Which one of you is spreading rumors about me and hinting that I be reassigned?
Sgt. "Scream" Silas: [appears behind the Lieutenant] I am, sir. So if you want to scream at anyone, you yell at me. But I scream back, sir. That's why they call me "Scream".
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Referenced in Tour of Duty: Filming Over There (2006) See more »

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Excellent so far
24 August 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is one of the few shows in a while I've actually looked forward to watching every week. I know it's probably every bit as unrealistic as many military personnel have described here, but it's fiction. It's meant to tell a story, and just like any movie or (non-reality) TV show, it takes plenty of artistic license. I'm in the medical profession and I love "ER." Of course I laugh at how unbelievably inaccurate it usually is, but I enjoy it nonetheless. Additionally, I don't blame the doctors and nurses who act as advisors to the show; they don't produce it and have little more control over the script and special effects than imparting their own knowledge.

I'll definitely continue to watch "Over There."


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