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US Army medic Desmond T. Doss, a Seventh-Day Adventist conscientious objector who refused to bear arms, was awarded the Medal of Honor by President Harry S. Truman for single-handedly saving the lives of over 75 of his comrades while under constant enemy fire during the brutal Battle of Okinawa in World War II.
Story centers on a four-year-old boy who had an out-of-body experience during an emergency appendectomy and claims to have visited heaven.
“The Secretariat” helmer takes on a historical-war drama!
ABC reunites with one of the minds behind Lost, and an oscar winner to return to the Civil War, Comedy Central looks for some animated comedy with the Shadowmachine, while NBC makes a version of “House” but with a shrink, while Disney renews one of their live-action series, and Cartoon Network kills one of theirs, and Caprica gets a final sendoff with all of their unaired episodes… but for one day only.
Logline: Pitched as the origin of Captain Nemo and his warship the Nautilus. After being betrayed by Captain Redgrave, who raised and trained him throughout his child, Nemo is sent to a slave family, where he recruits a crew, escapes, and swears an oath of vengeance against Redgrave.
Logline: Centers on Desmond T. Doss who won the Congressional Medal of Honor, despite refusing to bear arms during WWII on religious grounds. Doss was drafted and ostracized by fellow soldiers for his pacifist stance. But he was no coward. Doss saved 75 men in the Battle of Okinawa, without firing a shot.