Occupation

Watch Occupation

  • 2009
  • 1 Season
  • 7.7  (698)

Three soldiers find that they are now going back to the battlefield in Iraq. All of them have different reactions as to why they are back in the area after their tours have ended. One of the men leaves his family so that he can find the love of his life. Each man has struggles he faces with family, life and love as they are in the middle of defending the country.

Occupation
Filter by Source

Seasons
Episode 2
2. Episode 2
October 18, 2009
Hibbs ventures out into the hostile streets of Basra alone and falls into the hands of kidnappers. Danny tries to negotiate for Hibbs' release and Aliyah is working in impossible conditions, with growing fundamentalism in Basra. When Aliyah's husband is kidnapped and Mike's son Richard faces mortal danger, Mike, Danny and Hibbs' journeys all fuse in a tense and emotional finale. The three friends, once united in battle, are torn apart by the aftermath.
Episode 1
1. Episode 1
October 18, 2009
During the British invasion of Iraq in April 2003, three soldiers from the same unit come under cross-fire in a Basra flat; there an explosion has huge consequences for an Iraqi girl, and will radically shape the lives of Danny, Mike and Hibbs over the coming years. Failing to adjust to civilian life in Manchester, each for his own reasons is inspired to return to Basra, one for money, one for love, and one because he passionately believes in the mission to rebuild Iraq
Description

Three soldiers find that they are now going back to the battlefield in Iraq. All of them have different reactions as to why they are back in the area after their tours have ended. One of the men leaves his family so that he can find the love of his life. Each man has struggles he faces with family, life and love as they are in the middle of defending the country.

Occupation is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (2 episodes). The series first aired on October 18, 2009.

Where to Watch Occupation

Occupation is available for streaming on the BBC website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Occupation on demand at Amazon, Vudu and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    October 18, 2009
  • IMDB Rating
    7.7  (698)