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Episode 1

When war breaks out, young translator Harry vows to help his Polish lover Kasia flee Warsaw, but how will he explain this to his sweetheart Lois, waiting for him at home in Manchester?
S1 E1 Length 52:30 Premiere: 4.5.20

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World on Fire

About World on Fire

World on Fire, an adrenalized, emotionally gripping and resonant World War II drama, follows the intertwining fates of ordinary people in five countries as they grapple with the effects of the war on their everyday lives. Starring Helen Hunt, Sean Bean, Jonah Hauer-King and more, the series premieres on Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 9/8c.

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Atlantic Crossing: Episode Four - Fires Spread

Norwegian Crown Princess Martha is pressured to exploit her friendship with President Roosevelt, who defies isolationists to push the Lend-Lease Act. Martha and the children get a surprise Christmas present.

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World on Fire - Episode Four

Harry's courage is tested at Louvain, while Kasia's resistance activity in Warsaw intensifies.

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Atlantic Crossing: Episode Five - Empty Promises

Martha uses dinner-table tactics to help Norway and the first lady gives her unusual lessons in public speaking. The president gets on dangerous ground with Martha.

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World on Fire - Episode Five

Harry and his unit reach Dunkirk, with the odds stacked against them.

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Atlantic Crossing: Episode Six - The Giant Awakes

America enters the war, and Olav arrives from England. Missy grows suspicious of ties between Martha and the president. A Nazi plot unfolds.

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World on Fire - Episode Six

Paris falls to the Nazis, and Webster and Albert's lives are turned upside down.

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Mrs. Wilson - Episode One - S49 E9

Alec and Alison Wilson marry after meeting in the secret service during World War II. Two decades later, spy novelist Alec dies, and his real story begins to emerge. Alison tracks down his former partner, who was also deceived by Alec's charms.

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Atlantic Crossing: Episode Seven - The Gift

A Nazi agent slips through the cracks, putting the children at risk, and Martha travels to England. A Norwegian war hero meets a tragic fate.

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World on Fire - Episode Seven

Harry has a second chance at saving Kasia from Warsaw. In Manchester, could Lois be set for happiness at last?

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Mrs. Wilson - Episode Two - S49 E10

Determined to uncover the truth about the man she loved, the recently widowed Alison soon finds herself at the center of a mystery that proves truth can be stranger than fiction.

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Atlantic Crossing: Episode Eight - A Queen Returns

With the war almost over, the president's health takes a bad turn. Olav tries to keep Norway out of the clutches of the Soviets and faces rocky relations with Martha.

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Mrs. Wilson - Episode Three - S49 E11

Alec's handler in the secret service drops a bombshell, but is it the truth or another lie? Resigned to uncertainty about the past, Alison receives a final surprise.

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World on Fire - Episode Three

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Atlantic Crossing : Episode Three - Crossing the Atlantic

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World on Fire - Episode Two

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Atlantic Crossing: Episode Two - The Throne

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World on Fire - Episode One

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Atlantic Crossing: Episode One - The Attack

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Howards End - Episode Four, Series Finale - S50 E12

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Howards End - Episode Three - S50 E11

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Howards End - Episode Two - S50 E10

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Howards End - Episode One - S50 E9

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Episode 6

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Episode 5

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Episode 4

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Episode 3

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Episode 2

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Episode 1

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Scene

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Making World on Fire

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Trailer

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Teaser

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Official Teaser

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Official Preview

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Inside Look

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Official Preview #2

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