Television/Netflix/Amazon Series

Clarke, Alan. Contact. United Kingdom: BBC, 1985.
Poitras, Laura. My Country, My Country In P.O.V. United States: Zeitgeist Films, 2006.
Bornedal, Ole. 1864. Denmark: Danmarks Radio, 2014.
White, Susanna. Parade's End. United Kingdom: BBC Two, 2012.
White, Susanna, and Simon Cellan Jones. Generation Kill. United States: HBO, 2008.

Ep. 1: Get Some

Ep. 2: The Cradle of Civilization

Ep. 3: Screwby

Ep. 4: Combat Jack

Ep. 5: A Burning Dog

Ep. 6: Stay Frosty

Ep. 7: Bomb in the Garden

Van Patten, Tim, David Nutter, Jeremy Podeswa, Graham Yost, Carl Franklin, and Tony To. The Pacific. United States: Dream Works Television/Home Box Office (HBO), 2010.

Based in part on the books “Helmet for My Pillow” by Robert Leckie and “With the Old Breed” by Eugene B. Sledge, with additional material from “Red Blood, Black Sand” by Chuck Tatum, "China Marine” by Eugene B. Sledge, and original interviews conducted by the filmmakers.

Ep. 1: Guadalcanal/Leckie

Ep. 2: Basilone

Ep. 3: Melbourne

Ep. 4: Gloucester/Pavuvu/Banika

Ep. 5: Peleliu Landing

Ep. 6: Peleliu Airfield

Ep. 7: Peleliu Hills

Ep. 8: Iwo Jima

Ep. 9: Okinawa

Ep. 10: Home

Surjik, Stephen. Mary Silliman's War. United States: Heritage Films, 1994.

See Sarah F. McMahon's reivew in the April 1995 issue of Perspectives for a deeper discussion of the film's authenticity and themes: https://www.historians.org/publications-and-directories/perspectives-on-...

Stevenson, Robert. Johnny Tremain. United States: Buena Vista Distribution, 1957.
Jones, David. The Devil's Disciple In Theatre Night. United Kingdom: BBC, 1987.
Mann, Delbert. April Morning. United States: Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS), 1988.

Based off of the 1961 book by Howard Fast

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