We'll Meet Again


Join Ann Curry for a new season featuring dramatic reunions of people whose lives crossed at pivotal moments. View history through their eyes and hear stories of heroism, hope, and the forging of unbreakable bonds.

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The Fight for Women's Rights

56:46 | #206 | TV-PG

Join Ann Curry as two women search for friends and colleagues who fought for equal rights. One of the first female commercial pilots wants to thank her mentor, and an advocate hopes to find the woman who inspired her to join a movement.

Escape from Cuba

56:46 | #205 | TV-PG

In 1959, Fidel Castro's regime came to power, changing the lives of the Cuban people. Two men who fled Cuba as children seek to find those who helped them settle in the United States. Nelson left Cuba in 1961 as part of Operation Pedro Pan and hopes to reconnect with the family who took him in, while Juan looks for the shrimp boat captain who brought him and his family to safety during the Mariel boatlift in 1980.

Korean War Brothers in Arms

56:46 | #204 | TV-PG

Although the fighting in the Korean War ceased in 1953, two men have never forgotten the comrades who helped them make it through tough times. Jim wants to show his gratitude to two lieutenants who inspired him to be brave in battle, and Tony hopes to thank a friend who boosted his spirits aboard a hospital ship.

Great Alaskan Earthquake

56:46 | #203 | TV-PG

The largest earthquake ever recorded in North America struck Alaska, causing catastrophic damage and 131 fatalities. Two children who survived it search for childhood friends whose families moved away immediately after the quake. Michelle wants to thank a friend and her mom for shielding her from harm, and Dan searches for a former Little League teammate.

Surviving the Holocaust

56:46 | #202 | TV-PG

Join Ann Curry as Holocaust survivors search for those who gave them hope in the darkest days. One wants to find the friend he left behind when he didn't move to Israel; the other hopes an old photo will reunite him with the girl who was his first friend.

Saved in Vietnam

56:46 | #201 | TV-PG

Join Ann Curry as two Vietnam veterans search for the heroes who saved them. An Army officer searches for the helicopter pilot who rescued him, while another soldier wants to reconnect with the surgeon who saved his leg from amputation.

Coming Out

53:28 | #106 | TV-PG

Those whose lives were changed by the early days of the gay rights movement reunite. Tom wants to find the childhood friend who urged him to come out, while Paul seeks a fellow student who inspired him to stand up for his beliefs.

Freedom Summer

56:46 | #105 | TV-PG

Join Ann for the dramatic reunions of people who lost touch after the civil rights movement. Fatima hopes to thank Thelma for her courage in the face of racism, and Sherie searches for the friend who inspired her commitment to social justice.

Heroes of 9/11

56:46 | #104 | TV-PG

Patrick searches for the stranger who comforted him after 9/11, and Tim hopes to thank the fellow chaplain who gave him the strength to carry on.

Lost Children of Vietnam

56:46 | #103 | TV-PG

Join Ann for the dramatic reunions between people separated after the the Vietnam War. Tina, born in Vietnam, searches for her American father. Nam hopes to find the Texas cowboy who saved him as a young boy and inspired him to come to America.

Rescued from Mount St. Helens

56:47 | #102 | TV-PG

Join Ann Curry for the reunions of people whose lives crossed during the deadly Mount St. Helens eruption. Mindy searches for a scientist's family to tell them how he saved her life, and Sue wants to find the helicopter pilot who rescued her from near-certain death.

Children of WWII

56:47 | #101 | TV-PG

Join Ann Curry for the dramatic reunions of people separated by WWII. Reiko Nagumo, a Japanese-American woman sent to an internment camp hopes to find her childhood friend, Mary Peters from Cadiz, Kentucky. A survivor from a Jewish ghetto searches for the child of the couple who befriended him.

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