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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There was one nude scene throughout the entire series. It occurred during the M*A*S*H: The Sniper (1973). When Radar was running outside wearing only a towel and the sniper is firing at him, he runs back into the showers at which point, the towel he was wearing was rigged to fall of. This was director Jackie Cooper's idea and only one frame was left in for the effect. See more »
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Pierce, Trapper, Hunnicut, Radar, thank you... we will miss you always
Without any doubt, this is the best show ever made. The writing is
incredible, and the plots are very relevant to any society. Showing the
worst of man to the very best of man, this show very well described the
human condition. With deep drama, and good comedy, this show takes the
audience through the ups and downs of life, while showing us the horror of
war, yet leaving us with hope, knowing that there is good in humanity after
all. The interaction between the characters is amazing, everyone becoming
family, and something wonderful being birthed in the midst of something
horrible: war. Yet, even with the anti-war message, they refrain from
bashing on soldiers (as most anti-war people tend to do) and they express
pride in the bravery of them, while hating the need to
All in all, this is the best show ever made, and I am deeply sorry that it
did not run a few years longer.
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