Airdate: The Bloody Hundredth

Spielberg-produced doco profiles the real life heroes who were dramatised in Masters of the Air.

Following from the success of Masters of the Air Apple TV+ will screen the documentary The Bloody Hundredth, honouring the real-life heroes of the 100th Bomb Group.

Produced by Playtone-Amblin and narrated by Tom Hanks, and is executive produced by Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman.

Directed by Mark Herzog and long-time Spielberg collaborator, Laurent Bouzereau, the hour-long documentary spotlights the true stories of several characters and real-life airmen featured in Masters of the Air including John Egan (played by Callum Turner), Gale Cleven (played by Austin Butler), Harry Crosby (played by Anthony Boyle) and more….

From the shock of Pearl Harbor to the joy of VE Day, The Bloody Hundredth is a record of what was endured and achieved by a group of young Americans when their country and the world needed them most.

Friday, 15 March on Apple TV+.

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