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Posts Tagged World War II
For nearly two decades, German filmmaker Dag Freyer had a deep desire to share the stories of black American G.I.s and Afro-Germans who lived in his homeland during World War II.
HONOLULU — A group of Pearl Harbor survivors say they were disrespected by the crew of the CBS drama “Hawaii Five-O” during a visit to Honolulu’s National Memorial Cemetery of… More
This month Cinema Asian America on XFINITY On Demand features Hawaii-based filmmaker Tom Coffman‘s ground-breaking new documentary “Ninoy Aquino and the Rise of People Power.” It’s a portrait of the… More
The last time Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks paired up with HBO, the result was 2001’s multiple Emmy-award winning WWII miniseries ‘Band of Brothers.’ The tenth and final installment of… More
The acclaimed, 10-part HBO series ‘The Pacific‘ continues it’s violent slog across the Pacific. Last week, in episode three, the marines finished their four-month ordeal on Guadalcanal. Physically and mentally… More
The last time Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks paired up with HBO, the result was 2001’s multiple Emmy-award winning WWII miniseries Band of Brothers. The filmmakers returned to HBO and… More
It’s become a cultural/historical phenomenon, the collaborations of Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks on World War II. The Hollywood powerhouses first teamed up for the 1998 Oscar juggernaut ‘Saving Private… More
*Please Note: Fancast will have the entire premiere episode of ‘The Pacific’ online beginning Monday, March 15th. The war in the Pacific, arguably the most horrific sphere of fighting in… More
By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press Writer NEW ORLEANS The National World War II Museum rolled out the red carpet Tuesday for actor Tom Hanks and the stars of a new… More