|Band of Brothers|
Format: TV Mini Series
Character Played: Staff Sergeant John Martin
Synopsis:Miniseries based on renowned WWII historian Stephen Ambrose's nonfiction book about an Army rifle company that parachuted into France on D-Day.
Part 1: "Currahee"
In Toccoa, Ga., 1942, a disparate group of young men begins voluntary training to become members of one of America’s newest military regiments - the paratroopers.
Part 2: "Day of Days"
On June 6, 1944, D-Day, planes with thousands of paratroopers cross the English Channel to France, where they come under heavy fire.
Part 3: "Carentan"
Two days after D-Day, Easy Company is sent to take the town of Carentan, engaging in a successful battle that results in several casualties.
Part 4: "Replacements"
Due to heavy casualties, a group of fresh paratrooper replacements joins Easy Company in time for a massive drop into German-occupied Holland.
Part 5: "Crossroads"
Winters leads a risky mission on a Dutch dike, resulting in a resounding victory, for which he is promoted to Battalion Executive Officer.
Part 6: "Bastogne"
In the dead of winter, in the forest outside of Bastogne, Belgium, the men of Easy Company struggle to hold the line alone.
Part 7: "Breaking Point"
The exhausted Easy Company must now take the nearby town of Foy from the enemy. Several are killed and wounded in fierce shelling.
Part 8: "The Last Patrol"
Easy Co. arrives in the Alsacian town of Haguenau near the German border, and are ordered to send a patrol across the river to take enemy prisoners.
Part 9: "Why We Fight"
Easy Co. finally enters Germany, to surprisingly little resistance, and has a chance to relax for the first time in a long time.
Part 10: "Points"
Once home to the top officers of the Third Reich, Easy Co. enters the Bavarian town of Berchtesgaden, and captures "Eagle’s Nest," Hitler’s mountaintop fortress.
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Available Formats: Region 1 DVD | Region 2 DVD | Region 4 DVD | NTSC Video | PAL Video
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