Band of Brothers

TitleBand of Brothers
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication2001
AuthorsSpielberg, Steven, and Tom Hanks
Episodes10
Running Time705 min
Date Released09/2001
DistributorHBO
CountryUnited States
Publication Languageeng, french, german
Abstract

Based on a book by historian Stephen Ambrose, this award-winning HBO miniseries follows an American military company throughout World War II. The men of "Easy" Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, of the 101st Airborne Division travel from Camp Toccoa in Georgia to various battles in Europe, including the Battle of the Bulge and D-Day. Interviews with Easy Comapny veterans bookend each episode, which focuses on one person's experiences.

Cast

Damian Lewis

Ron Livingston

Donnie Wahlberg

Scott Grimes

Peter Youngblood Hills

Shane Taylor

Rick Gomez

Michael Cudlitz

Nicholas Aaron

Ross McCall

James Madio

Philip Barrantini

Dexter Fletcher 

Credits

Executive Producers: Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks

Co-Executive Producers: Stephen Ambrose, Gary Goetzman, and Tony To

Produced by Mary Richards

Co-Produced by Bruce Everett, Billy Fox, Eugene Kelly, and Ivan E. Schwarz

Associate Producers: Terri Depaolo and Erik Jendresen

Supervising Producer: Erik Bork

Directed by Phil Alden Robinson, Richard Loncraine, Mikael Salomon, David Nutter, Tom Hanks, David Leland, David Frankel, and Tony To

Written by Erik Jendresen, Tom Hanks, John Orloff, E. Max Frye, Graham Yost, Bruce C. McKenna, and Erik Bork

Series Cinematography by Remi Adefarasin and Joel Ransom

Series Edited by Oral Norrie Ottey, Frances Parker, Billy Fox, and John Richards

Theme Music by Michael Kamen

Genre

War, Drama

Full Text

Ep 1: Currahee

Ep. 2: Day of Days

Ep. 3: Carentan

Ep. 4: Replacements

Ep. 5: Crossroads

Ep. 6: Bastogne

Ep. 7: The Breaking Point

Ep. 8: The Last Patrol

Ep. 9: Why We Fight

Ep. 10: Points

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