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A 1994 war television miniseries which portrays Roosevelt, Churchill, and Stalin as they maneuver their countries through several of the major events of World War II - such events include the Blitz, Operation Barbarossa, the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the North African Campaign, the Allied invasion of Italy, and concluding with the Tehran Conference.

Series Cast

  1. Ed Begley Jr.

    Ed Begley Jr.

    Harry Hopkins

    2 Episodes

  2. Jan Tříska

    Jan Tříska

    Vyacheslav Molotav

    2 Episodes

  3. John Lithgow

    John Lithgow

    Franklin Delano Roosevelt

    2 Episodes

  4. Bob Hoskins

    Bob Hoskins

    Winston Churchill

    2 Episodes

  5. Michael Caine

    Michael Caine

    Joseph V. Stalin

    2 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

1994 | 2 Episodes

Season 1 of World War II: When Lions Roared premiered on January 1, 1994.

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World War II: When Lions Roared


Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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