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Old 03-31-17, 08:35 AM
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Five Came Back (Netflix) -- 3 part docuseries on WWII & Hollywood





Netflix today releases the trailer and confirms a March 31st launch date for its new original documentary series Five Came Back. Adapted from Mark Harris' best-selling book, "Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War," and directed by Laurent Bouzereau, the three-part docuseries tells the extraordinary story of how Hollywood changed World War II - and how World War II changed Hollywood, through the interwoven experiences of five filmmakers who interrupted their successful careers to serve their country, risk their lives and bring the truth back to the American people: John Ford, William Wyler, John Huston, Frank Capra, and George Stevens. To guide viewers through the different personalities, interweaving chronologies and globe-trotting locales, the Five Came Back team turned to the voices of five modern cinematic masters: Steven Spielberg, Francis Ford Coppola, Guillermo Del Toro, Paul Greengrass and Lawrence Kasdan. Three-time Oscar-winner Meryl Streep provides the narration for Five Came Back.

PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
Meryl Streep as Narrator (Voice)

CREW INFORMATION:
Adam Del Deo as EP
Angus Wall as EP
Barry Diller as EP
Ben Cotner as EP
Darryl Frank as EP
Eli Bush as EP
Jason Sack as EP
Jason Sterman as EP
John Battsek as PROD
Justin Falvey as EP
Laurent Bouzereau as DIR/PROD
Linda Carlson as EP
Lisa Nishimura as EP
Mark Harris as WRTR
Scott Rudin as EP
Steven Spielberg as EP
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Old 03-31-17, 09:05 AM
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Re: Five Came Back (Netflix) -- 3 part docuseries on WWII & Hollywood

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0100522/

Might be worth mentioning that this series is directed by Laurent Bouzereau, who has directed quite a few extensive DVD/BD feature length making of documentaries.
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Excellent book.
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Old 03-31-17, 10:17 AM
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i am def gonna check this out
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