Action, Drama, Mini-Series
Relive a heroic fight for survival during the Iraq War, when the 1st Cavalry Division from Fort Hood was ferociously ambushed on April 4, 2004, in Sadr City, Baghdad — a day that came to be known in military annals as “Black Sunday.”
Aired 2 years ago - Dec 19, 2017
The climactic final chapter of the eight-part global scripted event series The Long Road Home. The rescuers finally punch through to the stranded platoon, but the battle hasn’t finished taking its toll, both in Sadr City and at Fort Hood. Eight
hours and seven minutes after the first shots were fired, the men of the 1st Cavalry Division are reunited, and must cope with the new realities of the war. The soldiers and families honor their fallen.
Crying doesn't help.
Just catch us up to the Bradley's.
Comanche Six, you've fought well.
It's not gonna get
too many more chances.
How is he?
- And I am?
- Really fucking tall.
Ratoon likes this pillow and this one.
I keep thinking of all the
things I never said to Robert.
You got to carry it for
him, for both of you.
We're losing the convoy!
I know you've had a very hard and unfair
life, Eric, but this kind of fighting,
We're down to about 30 rounds per
man, sir, surrounded on all sides.
but I promise you we
will get you out. Over.
I feel ridiculous; Leann,
but I don't know what to do.
Please keep him safe from
scorpions and big bears.
They just have to be because I couldn't.
How's your breathing?
I can't believe those fools shot me.
I wish I got to know Sergeant Chen more.
How come you don't have a gun here?
Men from Saddam's Republican Guard.
We're coming back around and
in a lower altitude. Over.
Engaging thermal imaging, over.
We are on Route Delta,
passing the mosque.
Put it all on the fire!
Aired 2 years ago - Dec 12, 2017
Aired 2 years ago - Dec 05, 2017
Tomas Young learns about the realities of war, beginning a lifelong struggle through which he'll touch countless lives.
Aired 2 years ago - Nov 28, 2017
Jassim's troubled past is revealed and his allegiances tested. Aguero is forced to make a choice that scars his platoon for the rest of their lives.
Aired 2 years ago - Nov 21, 2017
Before Staff Sgt. Robert Miltenberger’s deployment, he is overcome by a strong premonition that he will die in Iraq.
Aired 2 years ago - Nov 14, 2017
Denomy leads the first rescue into Sadr City under heavy fire. It’s clear the locals have been preparing for this ambush for weeks.
Aired 2 years ago - Nov 07, 2017
The First Cavalry Division launches a rescue mission when one of their platoons is ambushed by thousands of enemy insurgents in Baghdad. As news breaks, the lives of the soldiers' families at Fort Hood are thrown into chaos and uncertainty.
We've all been training really
hard, now, it's just time, okay?
Battalion mount up, all
units board to transport.
It'll be one of the Four
R's though, Rebuild, Restore.
so Hagrid comes up to me and he's, like,
more calls to end the occupation.
Get up, Elijah.
You put that thing on me, you
don't even know what it was?
"How will you protect us and our
families tonight when you're back safe
Untie them and bring them to me.
Looks like a lone shooter.
Red One, how heavy is the contact, over?
All Comanche Reds, come in.
Their antennas must've got shot up.
How the hell are we gonna find them?