The Pacific

Miller was a consultant for the historical and documentary material accompanying the HBO production, The Pacific, a ten-part mini-series produced by Tom Hanks, Steven Spielberg, and Gary Goetzman. The series premiered on March 14, 2010.

The dramatic series was shot in Australia and is based on the stories of three U.S. Marines—Robert Leckie, Eugene Sledge, and John Basilone—who fought in the war’s Pacific theater.

Miller was also the chief historical consultant and writer for the HBO website accompanying The Pacific. He wrote wrote ten original essays for the website, edited all historical material, and helped to produce nine interactive maps.