"BAND OF BROTHERS" (2001) - Episode Five “Crossroads” Commentary
The last episode, ”Replacements” saw Easy Company reeling from the Allies’ disastrous defeat during the Operation Market Garden campaign in Holland. Directed by Tom Hanks, this latest episode depicted Richard Winters’ last combat engagement as the company’s commander, Operation Pegasus, and the company’s departure for Belguim as they prepare to participate in the Bastogne campaign.
At the beginning of the aptly named ”Crossroads”; Winters, now the executive...
"BAND OF BROTHERS" (2001) - Episode Four “Replacements” Commentary
In the last episode, ”Carentan”, yet-to-be-announced First Sergeant Carwood Lipton announced to Normandy veterans Easy Company that they would be returning to France. Instead, a conversation between Sergeant Bill Guarnere and a group of replacements reveal that Easy Company never did. Eventually Easy Company did return to the Continent when they were deployed to the Netherlands to participate in the doomed Operation Market Garden campaign.
"BAND OF BROTHERS" (2001) - Episode Three “Carentan” Commentary
This third episode, ”Carentan” picked up one day after where ”Day of Days” left off – Easy Company in Northern France for the Normandy invasion. ”Carentan” mainly centered around the experiences of Private Albert Blithe, portrayed by actor Marc Warren during Easy Company’s attempt take the town of Carentan.
Easy Company’s nighttime jump into Normandy seemed to have left Private Blithe in semi-shock. He barely acknowledged the comments of his fellow...
Ronald speirs died in 2007 ,then why band of brother production didn't manage an interview with him?
to me ronald speirs is the most interesting character of band of brothers, wish to hear a few words from him as like maj. Dick winters or Malarkey or Guarnere.
Posted 10 months ago
Best mini series ever! I watch it all the time..I am like obsessed! The actors played their parts so good! I love Band of Brothers so much! I love all the characters ;) LOVE THIS SERIES
Posted 11 months ago