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World on Fire on Masterpiece

Helen Hunt and Sean Bean star in this sweeping historical drama that follows the intertwined lives of ordinary civilians from Britain, Poland, France, and Germany, during World War II. The series traces the fates of several families from 1939-1940, from the Nazi invasion of Poland to the fall of Paris and beyond.

Episode 7

Harry and Kasia have a second chance. Could Lois be set for happiness at last?
Episode 6

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

Episode 5

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

Episode 4

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Harry’s courage is tested at Louvain. Kasia’s resistance activity in Warsaw intensifies.

Episode 3

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Tom faces the fight of his life aboard HMS Exeter. Harry and Lois are also battling.

Episode 2

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Harry is desperate for news, while Kasia joins the Polish resistance.

Episode 1

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When war breaks out, translator Harry vows to help his Polish lover Kasia flee Warsaw.