Over Here (miniseries)

Over Here is a 2-part television miniseries made in 1996 by the BBC for BBC1 from 7 to 8 April 1996, this comedy-drama miniseries chronicling the lives of US Army Air Corps B-17 Flying Fortress bomber crews on a Royal Air Force Spitfire base during World War II. Samuel West starred as the RAF pilot Archie Bunting. Martin Clunes starred as Group Captain Barker; a man who flinches at the mention of, and has an inability to say the word, "Luftwaffe".

Over Here
GenreWorld War II, Comedy-drama
Written byJohn Sullivan
Directed byTony Dow
StarringSamuel West
Martin Clunes
Composer(s)Graham Jarvis
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original language(s)English
No. of series1
No. of episodes2
Executive producer(s)John Sullivan
Producer(s)Jacinta Peel
Running time185 min
Original networkBBC1
Picture format14:9
Audio formatStereo
Original release7 April (1996-04-07) 
8 April 1996 (1996-04-08)

The miniseries is littered with historical inaccuracies.<https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0117274/characters/nm0167340?ref_=ttfc_fc_cl_t8>


Conflict arose when American soldiers must share their barracks.


Location venues for the filming were the village of Castle Acre, RAF West Raynham and RAF Sculthorpe in the English county of Norfolk.[1]


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