Bomb Girls (2012)

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A drama about World War II women at work in a munitions factory.

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 Lorna Corbett (18 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Gladys Witham (18 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Kate Andrews (18 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Betty McRae (18 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Vera Burr (17 episodes, 2012-2013)
Richard Fitzpatrick ...
 Harold Akins (17 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Marco Moretti (17 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Bob Corbett (14 episodes, 2012-2013)
Natasha Greenblatt ...
 Sheila Corbett (13 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Rollie Witham (11 episodes, 2012-2013)
Kate Hennig ...
 Adele Witham (11 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Carol Demers (11 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Ivan Buchinsky (10 episodes, 2013)
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 James Dunn (9 episodes, 2012-2013)
Jim Codrington ...
 Leon Buck (8 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Edith McCallum (8 episodes, 2012-2013)
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Set in the 1940s, Bomb Girls tells the remarkable stories of the women who risked their lives in a munitions factory building bombs for the Allied forces fighting on the European front. The series delves into the lives of these exceptional women from all walks of life - peers, friends and rivals - who find themselves thrust into new worlds and changed profoundly as they are liberated from their home and social restrictions. Written by Michael MacLennan

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Same war. Different battles.

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11 September 2012 (USA)  »

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Bomba/nők  »

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Khalid Klein auditioned for the role of Doctor Narendra Patel; which went to actor Gabe Grey. See more »

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Followed by Bomb Girls: Facing the Enemy (2014) See more »

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13 January 2012 | by (Toronto) – See all my reviews

I'm surprised to see that it's only got 5/10 so far in ratings. I'm a relatively picky viewer, easily losing interest after the first episode of a show isn't able to grab me. This one did! Part of me wonders if it would hold much interest for the average male viewer, though-- despite the climate of warfare and the homegrown Canadian backdrop, the show focuses on the ladies and their lives, and I can't imagine my boyfriend watching/enjoying it.

I agree with the previous posts about the stellar acting, and don't have much to add in that respect. At the end of the day--- I'll be following it obsessively. ;)


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