A sweeping sequel to `The Winds of War' picks up the Henry family's story after Pearl Harbor, meshing their personal trials and tribulations with detailed re-creations of the pivotal events of World War II.
Last Episode01x12 Part XII Aired: May. 14, 1989
In April 1945, FDR dies and several days later Hitler, along with several of his cronies, commits suicide. Pug Henry and Pamela Tudsbury are …
Series Fun Facts
- Brian Blessed said on a UK chat show that he was initially offered one of the Auschwitz roles but turned it down as he thought it would be too depressing.
- Edmund Pegge believes he was not asked back to play Burne-Wilke because of a blunder with a pipe during filming of The Winds Of War so the role was given Michael Elwyn instead.
- In the "death camp" segment there is a shot of several nude "bodies" showing women's breasts. This was the first time that nudity was shown on network TV in prime time.