René Artois runs a small café in France during World War II. He always seems to have his hands full: He's having affairs with most of his waitresses, he's keeping his wife happy, he's ... See full summary »
The 4077th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital is stuck in the middle of the Korean war. With little help from the circumstances they find themselves in, they are forced to make their own fun. Fond of practical jokes and revenge, the doctors, nurses, administrators, and soldiers often find ways of making wartime life bearable. Nevertheless, the war goes on, Written by
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The character of Spearchucker, played by Timothy Brown, appeared in episodes 1, 4, 5, 9, 10, and 11 in the first season, until it was discovered that there were no Black surgeons in Korea at the time. See more »
Hawkeye and BJ are dying to see the movie The Moon is Blue. The movie was released in the U.S. on July 8, 1953. The Korean War ended on July 27, 1953. The time frame appears to be a bit tight. See more »
[it is extremely hot outside]
PA System Announcer:
Attention, all personnel - incoming wounded. Out of the frying pan and into the O.R.
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In the closing credits of the episode "Tuttle", "Captain Tuttle" is listed as playing "Himself". See more »
M*A*S*H is truly a one of a kind show. It combines both comedy and drama to form a rare type of show that comes along maybe once or twice every decade. You know, the ironic thing is that the series itself lasted more than three times as long as the actual war. M*A*S*H will always have a life in reruns.
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