On This Day … 28 February

Events 1983 – The final episode of M*A*S*H airs, with almost 106 million viewers. It still holds the record for the highest viewership of a season finale. M*A*S*H M*A*S*H is an American war comedy-drama television series that aired on CBS from 1972 to 1983. It was developed by Larry Gelbart as the first original spin-off… Read More

Baghdad ER (2006)

Introduction Baghdad ER is a documentary released by HBO on 21 May 2006. It shows the Iraq War from the perspective of a military hospital in Baghdad. Outline It has some relatively disturbing scenes in it (e.g. amputations), therefore the US Army is officially warning that military personnel watching it could experience symptoms of post-traumatic… Read More

Life and Death in the War Zone (2004)

Introduction Life-and-death drama occurs daily at the tented 21st Combat Support Hospital near Baghdad, Iraq. Part of PBS NOVA series (season 31, episode 6). Outline Nova examines the practice of wartime medicine by taking an inside look into the medical care offered to injured US troops during the Iraq War. Production & Filming Details Narrator(s):… Read More

Charite at War (2019): S02E06 – Stunde Null (Zero Hour)

Introduction Charité at War is a six-part 2019 German-language TV series starring Sarah Bauerett, Susanne Böwe and Mala Emde. The series describes the accomplishments of several famous German physicians and scientists at the prestigious Charité hospital in Berlin during its history. It is a sequel of Charité (see below). Outline In early 1945, Sauerbruch and… Read More

Charite at War (2019): S02E05 – Im Untergrund (Underground)

Introduction Charité at War is a six-part 2019 German-language TV series starring Sarah Bauerett, Susanne Böwe and Mala Emde. The series describes the accomplishments of several famous German physicians and scientists at the prestigious Charité hospital in Berlin during its history. It is a sequel of Charité (see below). Outline There are more and more… Read More

Charite at War (2019): S02E04 – Verschuttet (Buried)

Introduction Charité at War is a six-part 2019 German-language TV series starring Sarah Bauerett, Susanne Böwe and Mala Emde. The series describes the accomplishments of several famous German physicians and scientists at the prestigious Charité hospital in Berlin during its history. It is a sequel of Charité (see below). Outline Karin can return home in… Read More

Charite at War (2019): S02E03 – Letzte Hoffnung (Last Hope)

Introduction Charité at War is a six-part 2019 German-language TV series starring Sarah Bauerett, Susanne Böwe and Mala Emde. The series describes the accomplishments of several famous German physicians and scientists at the prestigious Charité hospital in Berlin during its history. It is a sequel of Charité (see below). Outline Artur punctures Karin’s head to… Read More

Charite at War (2019): S02E02 – Schwere Geburt (A Difficult Birth)

Introduction Charité at War is a six-part 2019 German-language TV series starring Sarah Bauerett, Susanne Böwe and Mala Emde. The series describes the accomplishments of several famous German physicians and scientists at the prestigious Charité hospital in Berlin during its history. It is a sequel of Charité (see below). Outline Anni nearly dies due to… Read More

Charite at War (2019): S02E01 – Heimatschuss (Blighty Wound)

Introduction Charité at War is a six-part 2019 German-language TV series starring Sarah Bauerett, Susanne Böwe and Mala Emde. The series describes the accomplishments of several famous German physicians and scientists at the prestigious Charité hospital in Berlin during its history. It is a sequel of Charité (see below). Outline Anni Waldhausen, a pregnant medical… Read More

Charite at War TV Series Overview

Introduction Charité at War is a six-part 2019 German-language TV series starring Sarah Bauerett, Susanne Böwe and Mala Emde. The series describes the accomplishments of several famous German physicians and scientists at the prestigious Charité hospital in Berlin during its history. It is a sequel of Charité (see below). Outline (General) Charité is a German… Read More