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The War ()


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Season: 1 Year: 2007

A seven-part series focusing on the many ways in which the Second World War impacted the lives of American families.

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  • Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 wins & 12 nominations.
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Series Cast Summary

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  Himself - Narrator (7 episodes, 2007)
Katharine Phillips ...
  Herself - Resident of Mobile, Alabama (7 episodes, 2007)
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  Al McIntosh / ... (7 episodes, 2007)
Paul Fussell ...
  Himself - Infantry (6 episodes, 2007)
Quentin Aanenson ...
  Himself - Resident of Luverne, Minnesota (6 episodes, 2007)
Burt Wilson ...
  Himself - Resident of Sacramento, California / ... (6 episodes, 2007)
Sascha Weinzheimer ...
  Herself - Resident of Sacramento Valley, California (6 episodes, 2007)
Sam Hynes ...
  Himself - Marine Pilot (5 episodes, 2007)
Daniel Inouye ...
  Himself - Infantry / ... (5 episodes, 2007)
Rebecca Holtz ...
  Reader (5 episodes, 2007)
Glenn D. Frazier ...
  Himself - Prisoner of War / ... (4 episodes, 2007)
Emma Belle Pelcher ...
  Herself - Resident of Mobile, Alabama (4 episodes, 2007)
Olga Ciarlo ...
  Herself - Resident of Waterbury, Connecticut / ... (4 episodes, 2007)
Maurice Bell ...
  Himself - Resident of Mobile, Alabama (4 episodes, 2007)
Dwain Luce ...
  Himself - Resident of Mobile, Alabama (4 episodes, 2007)
John Gray ...
  Himself - Resident of Mobile, Alabama (4 episodes, 2007)
Sidney Phillips ...
  Himself - Resident of Mobile, Alabama (4 episodes, 2007)
Susumu Satow ...
  Himself - Resident of Sacramento, California (4 episodes, 2007)
Jim Sherman ...
  Himself - Resident of Luverne, Minnesota (4 episodes, 2007)
Robert Kashiwagi ...
  Himself - Resident of Sacramento, California / ... (4 episodes, 2007)
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  Reader (4 episodes, 2007)
Burnett Miller ...
  Himself - Resident of Sacramento, California (3 episodes, 2007)
Ray Leopold ...
  Himself - Resident of Waterbury, Connecticut (3 episodes, 2007)
Earl Burke ...
  Himself - Resident of Sacramento, California (3 episodes, 2007)
Asako Tokuno ...
  Herself - Resident of Sacramento, California (3 episodes, 2007)
Tom Galloway ...
  Himself - Resident of Mobile, Alabama / ... (3 episodes, 2007)
Jackie Greer ...
  Herself - Resident of Louisiana (3 episodes, 2007)
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  Reader (3 episodes, 2007)
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  Himself - Navy / ... (2 episodes, 2007)
Clyde Odum ...
  Himself - Resident of Mobile, Alabama (2 episodes, 2007)
Ward Chamberlin ...
  Himself - American Field Service / ... (2 episodes, 2007)
Ray Pittman ...
  Himself - Resident of Mobile, Alabama (2 episodes, 2007)
Emily Lewis ...
  Herself - Nurse (2 episodes, 2007)
Leo Goldberg ...
  Himself - Resident of Waterbury, Connecticut / ... (2 episodes, 2007)
Barbara Covington ...
  Herself - Resident of Sacramento, California (2 episodes, 2007)
William Perkins ...
  Himself - Resident of Sacramento, California (2 episodes, 2007)
Willie Rushton ...
  Himself - Resident of Mobile, Alabama (2 episodes, 2007)
Tim Tokuno ...
  Himself - Resident of Sacramento, California (2 episodes, 2007)
Walter Thompson ...
  Himself - Resident of Sacramento, California (2 episodes, 2007)
Anne DeVico ...
  Herself - Resident of Waterbury, Connecticut / ... (2 episodes, 2007)
Pete Arias ...
  Himself - Marine / ... (2 episodes, 2007)
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  Reader (2 episodes, 2007)
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  Reader (2 episodes, 2007)
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  Babe Ciarlo / ... (2 episodes, 2007)
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  Himself - Resident of Oklahoma (1 episode, 2007)
Charles Mann ...
  Himself - Resident of Luverne, Minnesota (1 episode, 2007)
Harry Schmid ...
  Himself - Resident of Sacramento, California (1 episode, 2007)
Walter Ehlers ...
  Himself - Infantry (1 episode, 2007)
Herndon Inge ...
  Himself - Resident of Mobile, Alabama (1 episode, 2007)
Dolores Silva ...
  Herself - Resident of Sacramento, California (1 episode, 2007)

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Also Known As
  • The War - Die Gesichter des Krieges (Germany)
  • Amerikkalaiset sodassa (Finland)
  • Война (Russia)
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Runtime
  • 124 min
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