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Five Came Back

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Biography Documentary Rated: 14+ (TV-14)2017 - 20171 SeasonSeries EndedOn: Netflix Tags: War World War II Based On True Story Country: America

The extraordinary story of how Hollywood changed World War II – and how World War II changed Hollywood, through the interwoven experiences of five legendary filmmakers who went to war to serve their country and bring the truth to the American people: John Ford, William Wyler, John Huston, Frank Capra, and George Stevens. Based on Mark Harris’ best-selling book, “Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War.”Five Came Back featuring Meryl Streep and Steven Spielberg has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Netflix. It's a biography and documentary show with 3 episodes over 1 season. Five Came Back is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.3 (4,456 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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Meryl Streep

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Season 1
3 Episodes | Netflix

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#602 Ranked TV Show

#5 Ranked in World War II TV

#18 Ranked in Biography TV

#177 Ranked in TV on Netflix

Five Came Back has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.3 (4,456 votes) and was very well received by critics. The show is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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