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
- John Gielgud takes over the role of Aaron Jastrow from John Houseman. Gielgud was one of several actors who passed on the role of the law professor in The Paper Chase before Houseman was cast.
- During a break in filming Robert Mitchum played a role intended for John Huston, who was dying of pneumonia and emphysema, in Mr. North (1988).
- Goof (factual errors): Adolf Eichmann never rose above the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the S.S. However, late into the mini-series, his character appears as a full SS-Colonel.