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Interviews and supplemental materials surrounding HBO’s 10-part miniseries, telling the intertwined stories of three Marines in the Pacific Theater.
Interview with Douglas Brinkley
Author of How Tom Hanks Became America's Historian in Chief
Richard Frank on The Pacific
Author of Guadacanal and Downfall
Interview with Hugh Ambrose
Historical Consultant to The Pacific
Interview with Philip Beidler
Author of The Good War's Greatest Hits - The WWll Classic and American Remembering
Interview with Bruce C. McKenna
Head Writer of The Pacific
Interview with Jeanine Basinger
Professor at Wesleyn University and Author of The WWll Combat Film
James Delson and Jim Dingeman discuss The Pacific with a focus on Episode 1
Interview with Col Joseph Alexander
Author of Storm Landings
A 1944 documentary by Louis Heyward that used footage taken during the Battle of Tawara. Like The Pacific, With the Marines at Tawaradeals with the 2nd Marine division. It won an Oscar for Best Documentary Short Subject in 1945.