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Bomb Girls 

A drama about World War II women at work in a munitions factory.
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Series cast summary:
Meg Tilly ...  Lorna Corbett 18 episodes, 2012-2013
Jodi Balfour ...  Gladys Witham 18 episodes, 2012-2013
Charlotte Hegele ...  Kate Andrews 18 episodes, 2012-2013
Ali Liebert ...  Betty McRae 18 episodes, 2012-2013
Antonio Cupo ...  Marco Moretti 18 episodes, 2012-2013
Anastasia Phillips ...  Vera Burr 17 episodes, 2012-2013
Richard Fitzpatrick ...  Harold Akins / ... 17 episodes, 2012-2013
Peter Outerbridge ...  Bob Corbett 14 episodes, 2012-2013
Natasha Greenblatt Natasha Greenblatt ...  Sheila Corbett / ... 13 episodes, 2012-2013
James McGowan ...  Rollie Witham / ... 11 episodes, 2012-2013
Kate Hennig Kate Hennig ...  Adele Witham / ... 11 episodes, 2012-2013
Carlyn Burchell ...  Carol Demers / ... 11 episodes, 2012-2013
Michael Seater ...  Ivan Buchinsky 10 episodes, 2013
Sebastian Pigott ...  James Dunn 9 episodes, 2012-2013
Jim Codrington ...  Leon Riley / ... 8 episodes, 2012-2013
Lisa Norton ...  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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Drama | War

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Official Sites:

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 September 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bomba/nők See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Exciting and Fresh Look at Canadian Women in Wartime
26 January 2012 | by pokee999See all my reviews

This show keeps getting better and better every week. It's a shame that it's almost over.

What I like most about this show (in addition to the amazing acting by Tilly and Belfour) is how it clearly depicts Canadian history so accurately, right down to how people spoke and how everyone behaved, while still keeping the audience highly entertained. There's so much detail that goes into society, status, race, morals, etc in every single episode. My favorite scene so far was with Marco and Lorna and the spaghetti...really great (how Italian culture was still quite foreign to this Canadian woman - how often do we get to see that on American television?).

You can tell the producers put a lot of thought into casting and they really had a great script to work with. It's simply a stunning show - and really quite surprising for me, considering a lot of Canadian content lacks that spark to pull you in. This show has spark - and then some!!!


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