Band of Brothers

Band of Brothers

DVD - 2002
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Tells the story of Easy Company, 506th Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army. They were an elite rifle company parachuting into France early on D-Day morning, fighting in the Battle of the Bulge and capturing Hitler's Eagle's Nest at Berchtesgaden.
Publisher: [New York] : HBO Video, c2002
ISBN: 9780783120638
078312063X
Branch Call Number: DVD 940.5421 Band 3558ad 1
Characteristics: 6 videodiscs (ca. 705 min.) :,sd., col. ;,in container

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wendybird Jun 26, 2009

I love good war movies, and this is a great one. Damien Lewis (now starring in NBC's "Life") is incredible; worth watching just for his performance alone. OOooo -
might be time to borrow it again!


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Robertratcliff
Jan 23, 2017

love the show. my grandfather was in the 101 screaming eagles for the time duration of d-day to bastogne. heard his name multiple times in the show and here i am 70 sum years later seeing what he went through. disc two and 5 needs buffering done to it but otherwise great show and great way of learning about spirit and companionship. Hooah!!! 101 Airborne, 506th Eazy

C20T11 Sep 22, 2015

Amazing True Story of Guts & the will to survive against extreme odd's.!

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garycornell
Dec 07, 2014

HBO can be proud of the work Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg did on "Band of Brothers". Tom Hanks actually directs one of the episodes. You will witness the incredible bravery of our troops. They fought at times short on food, ammunition and winter cloths. You will see the actual history of "Easy Company". All the way from Normandy to the end of World War II. I am amazed at the reality of the sets. There probably isn't a better series on World War II!! I can't help but thanking all the men who served in that historic war!

EuSei Oct 28, 2012

One of my favorite movies. Even my daughter, who does not like war movies, watched every single episode.

lasertravis Jan 14, 2012

This is like a 10 hour long Saving Private Ryan with more character development. I really enjoyed every episode, including the introduction by the actual veterans. Top quality writing, acting and special effects. There really is nothing to dislike unless you do not like the war genre.

wendybird Jun 26, 2009

I love good war movies, and this is a great one. Damien Lewis (now starring in NBC's "Life") is incredible; worth watching just for his performance alone. OOooo -
might be time to borrow it again!

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Ringwood
Jun 13, 2008

Violence: This title contains Violence.

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