All twelve episodes from the American TV mini-series starring Robert Mitchum and Jane Seymour and set during the aftermath of the attack on Pearl Harbour and the beginning of World War II. The Henry family cope with the impact of the war in addition to domestic troubles, with father Captain Victor ‘Pug’ Henry (Mitchum) trying to placate his unfaithful wife Rhoda (Polly Bergen) who is demanding a divorce. Meanwhile, Victor’s sons Warren (Michael Woods) and Byron (Hart Bochner) are stationed on naval vessels whilst Byron’s wife Natalie (Seymour) and their son Louis (Rhett Creighton) try to flee Italy. The episodes are: ‘December 15-27, 1941’, ‘January 27, 1942 – May 6, 1942’, ‘May 26 – July 25, 1942’, ‘November 2 – December 1, 1942’, ‘December 20, 1942 – April 3, 1943’, ‘April 3, 1943 – July 25, 1943’, ‘November 25, 1943 – May 16, 1944’, ‘May 16, 1944 – June 10, 1944’, ‘June 22 – October 28, 1944’, ‘October 28, 1944 – March 18, 1945’ and ‘April 12 – August 7, 1945’.
It started with The Winds of War , now the gripping emotional saga of the Henry Family continues with this epic near-on 22 hour mini-series. War and Remembrance sweeps back the pages of history, bringing alive the turmoil and the tragedy, the madness, the glory and the horrors of a world at war. Against this dramatic panorama of world events, war and remembrance chronicles the lives of the Henry family and their friends. Scattered to the four corners of the globe, they find themselves thrust into the fury of battle and drawn to the places that were to become historic milestones: Midway, Guadalcanal, Yalta, Auschwitz, Stalingrad, El Alamein, the Battle of the Bulge, Iwo Jima and Hiroshima. Amidst these triumphs and atrocities that will change the face of the world forever, the head of the family, US Naval Officer Victor Pug Henry and the beautiful English woman Pamela Tudsbury find their love for each other tested by the horrors that surround them. Filmed lavishly on location around the world, war and remembrance stars an astonishing array of talent including: ROBERT MITCHUM JANE SEYMOUR VICTORIA TENNANT IAN McSHANE SIR JOHN GIELGUD SHARON STONE STEVEN BERKOFF TOPOL ROBERT HARDY JOHN RHYS-DAVIES BRIAN BLESSED and ROBERT MORLEY