Band of Brothers: Season 1, Episode 5

Crossroads (30 Sep. 2001)

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Captain Winters leads Easy Company in an attack on what they thought was a machine gun nest but turns out to 2 Companies of German SS who also have artillery support. The attack is ... See full summary »

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Captain Winters leads Easy Company in an attack on what they thought was a machine gun nest but turns out to 2 Companies of German SS who also have artillery support. The attack is successful in that they virtually wipe out the enemy but they do suffer many casualties. He soon finds himself promoted as the 2nd Battalion's Executive Officer and while he has concern about leaving Easy Company, he knows they are in good hands with Lt. Moose Heyliger. In the aftermath of the disastrous Operation Market Garden, Easy Company is assigned to assist a large group of British paras who are trapped behind enemy lines. Later, with Christmas approaching, the men suddenly find all passes canceled and they are quickly moved to Bastogne to help defend the city from the German offensive. The company is now led by Lt. Norman Dike, for whom the men have little respect. Written by garykmcd

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The movie that the men of Easy Company are seen watching is Seven Sinners (1940) starring John Wayne and Marlene Dietrich. See more »

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When Winters shoots the single soldier after the red smoke appears, he then fires 9 more shots from his M1. The M1 clip holds only 8 rounds. See more »

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Pvt. David Kenyon Webster: Heraus! Hande hoch! Schnell! Schnell!
SS Panzer Grenadier: Bitte, nicht schiessen... Polish!
SSgt. Floyd 'Tab' Talbert: What's he saying?
Pvt. David Kenyon Webster: He's telling me that they're Polish.
SSgt. Floyd 'Tab' Talbert: There ain't no Poles on the goddamned SS!
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