‘The Pacific’: Writer Bruce McKenna Says Part Four Shows A Shocking Surprise

The acclaimed, 10-part HBO series ‘The Pacific‘ continues it’s violent slog across the Pacific. Last week, in episode three, the marines finished their four-month ordeal on Guadalcanal. Physically and mentally debilitated, Robert Leckie, John Basilone and their comrades landed in Melbourne, where they were greeted by adoring crowds and viewed as the saviors of Australia. […]

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‘The Pacific’: War Expert Captain Dale Dye Shapes New Recruits

It’s become a cultural/historical phenomenon, the collaborations of Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks on World War II. The Hollywood powerhouses first teamed up for the 1998 Oscar juggernaut ‘Saving Private Ryan.’ They came together again three years later for the HBO saga ‘Band of Brothers,’ which won six Emmy awards. Now, Hanks and Spielberg, joined […]

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‘The Pacific’ – How Bruce C. McKenna Wrote About The War For HBO, Tom Hanks And Steven Spielberg

*Please Note: Fancast will have the entire premiere episode of ‘The Pacific’ online beginning Monday, March 15th. The war in the Pacific, arguably the most horrific sphere of fighting in World War II, lasted nearly five years, but Bruce C. McKenna needed a total of seven years to complete his work as writer and co-executive […]

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