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Limited series adaptation of the classic Joseph Heller novel. Follows Captain John Yossarian and airmen in World War II.
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Series cast summary:
Christopher Abbott ...  Yossarian 6 episodes, 2019
Kyle Chandler ...  Colonel Cathcart 6 episodes, 2019
Daniel David Stewart ...  Milo 6 episodes, 2019
Rafi Gavron ...  Aarfy 6 episodes, 2019
Graham Patrick Martin ...  Orr 6 episodes, 2019
Kevin J. O'Connor ...  Lt. Colonel Korn 6 episodes, 2019
Austin Stowell ...  Nately 5 episodes, 2019
Jon Rudnitsky ...  McWatt 5 episodes, 2019
Gerran Howell ...  Kid Sampson 5 episodes, 2019
Tessa Ferrer ...  Nurse Duckett 5 episodes, 2019
Lewis Pullman ...  Major Major 4 episodes, 2019
Grant Heslov ...  Doc Daneeka 4 episodes, 2019
Jay Paulson ...  Chaplain Tappman 4 episodes, 2019
Domenico Cuomo Domenico Cuomo ...  Lorenzo 4 episodes, 2019
Giovanni Stocchino Giovanni Stocchino ...  Leonardo 4 episodes, 2019
Pico Alexander ...  Clevinger 3 episodes, 2019
George Clooney ...  Scheisskopf 3 episodes, 2019
Giancarlo Giannini ...  Marcello 3 episodes, 2019
Hugh Laurie ...  Major de Coverley 3 episodes, 2019
Julie Ann Emery ...  Marion Scheisskopf 3 episodes, 2019
Ian Toner ...  Peele 3 episodes, 2019
Viola Pizzetti Viola Pizzetti ...  Ines 3 episodes, 2019
Valentina Bellè ...  Clara 3 episodes, 2019
Martin Delaney ...  Sgt Towser 3 episodes, 2019
Elisa Menchicchi Elisa Menchicchi ...  Adelina 3 episodes, 2019
Valentina Ruggeri Valentina Ruggeri ...  Emma 3 episodes, 2019
Francesca Turrini ...  Paola 3 episodes, 2019
David Power David Power ...  Air Traffic Controller #1 3 episodes, 2019
Salvatore Scarpa Salvatore Scarpa ...  Air Traffic Controller #2 3 episodes, 2019
Marilena Anniballi Marilena Anniballi ...  Michaela 2 episodes, 2019
Joe Massingill ...  James Marsh 2 episodes, 2019
Josh Bolt ...  Dunbar 2 episodes, 2019
Alex Beviglia Zampetti ...  Bystander #2 / ... 2 episodes, 2019
Joseph Millson ...  Head MP 2 episodes, 2019
Giacomo Rocchini Giacomo Rocchini ...  Crosby 2 episodes, 2019
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Storyline

Captain John Yossarian, a World War II bombardier, is stationed on the island of Pianosa. He is an individualist who seeks to protect his own life by fleeing to the hospital, since a "catch-22" in the Air Force regulations prevents him from being grounded for illness or obtaining a leave.

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Official Sites:

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USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 May 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Catch 22 See more »

Filming Locations:

Viterbo, Lazio, Italy See more »

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Trivia

Perhaps confusingly, the Channel Four (UK) version of the end titles references Filmways Inc amongst the other co-production companies. The 1970 Mike Nichols film version was produced by Filmways, and bank-rolled by Paramount Pictures, which is how by various legacy arrangements, some of the Rights for this Hulu streaming/traditional broadcast Television version ended up making it a co-production with Paramount Television in 2018-19. The rights to most other (non-feature) Filmways properties, were acquired by Orion Pictures and then in turn ultimately by MGM, which doesn't appear to have an interest in this series apart from their defunct Filmways label. See more »

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Remake of Catch-22 (1970) See more »

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As faithful an adaptation one could hope for.
18 May 2019 | by dylaneichmannSee all my reviews

Making a direct adaptation of any novel is next to impossible, and even more so with Catch-22. That being said, as someone who loves the book and has read it multiple times, I'm incredibly pleased with this series. George Clooneys direction has a very coen brothers feel, and I think goes well with the overall tone of the book, and makes for a great show.


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