Over There Reviews
Description:Over There is an ensemble drama about the members of an Army unit on their first tour of duty in Iraq. It focuses on ... more
Over There ... the challenges the soldiers face, examining the effects of war on them and their families at home. The series explores the physical, emotional and cultural issues they face on a daily basis. It is the first scripted television series set in a current, ongoing war involving the United States.
Newest Review: ... this one in particular. Thanks for reading! Davida Chazan © October/November 2006 ~~~~~ Technical Stuff: The first (and unfortunately only) season of Over There was aired on Thursdays at 22:00 on the Sky One channel. The webpage for this show can be found at http://www.skyone.co.uk/programme/pgeove rview.aspx?pid=68 The full series is available on DVD through Amazon via the marketplace ... more
Customer Over There Reviews (1)
by - written on 01/11/06, updated on 01/11/06 (Very useful, 153 readings)
When the TV show M*A*S*H started running in the USA while the Vietnam War was still an American national sore spot, people thought that this was a huge breakthrough for American television. In spite of the vaguely veiled Korean setting, everyone knew what the producers were trying to say, and about what war they were saying it. There is no such camouflage used with the newest war based TV show, "Over There". This is a show about soldiers in today's conflict in Iraq. What's more, there is nothing being glossed over here – it isn't even a comedy. This is a real-life drama, set in a controversial and painful setting and is probably America's most amazing ... Read the complete review