Season 1, Episode 1 War and Remembrance
Herman Wouk's 12-part sequel to "The Winds of War" interweaves personal dramas with re-creations of events from 1941 to 1945. In Part 1, U.S. Navy captain "Pug" Henry (Robert Mitchum) takes command of a cruiser after the attack on Pearl Harbor; and Pug's son Byron (Hart Bochner) is embroiled in submarine warfare in the South China Sea. Natalie: Jane Seymour. Aster: Barry Bostwick. Pamela: Victoria Tennant.
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- Premiered: May 7, 1989
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- Premise: A sweeping sequel to `The Winds of War' picks up the Henry family story after Pearl Harbor, meshing personal travails with detailed re-creations of pivotal WWII events. Herman Wouk adapted his novel for this 30-hour marathon, filmed in more than 10 countri… (more)