The Korean War has ended. Colonel Potter, Sergeant Klinger, and Father Mulcahy find themselves together once again, this time at a veteran's hospital.

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 Dr. Sherman T. Potter (30 episodes, 1983-1985)
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 Maxwell Klinger (30 episodes, 1983-1985)
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 Father Francis Mulcahy (30 episodes, 1983-1985)
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 Soon-Lee Klinger (30 episodes, 1983-1985)
Brandis Kemp ...
 Alma Cox (30 episodes, 1983-1985)
Barbara Townsend ...
 Mildred Potter (21 episodes, 1983-1984)
John Chappell ...
 Michael D'Angelo / ... (19 episodes, 1983-1984)
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 Bob Scannell (18 episodes, 1983-1984)
David Ackroyd ...
 Dr. Boyer (15 episodes, 1984-1985)
Lois Foraker ...
 Nurse Coleman (13 episodes, 1983-1984)
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The Korean War has ended. Colonel Potter, Sergeant Klinger, and Father Mulcahy find themselves together once again, this time at a veteran's hospital.

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26 September 1983 (USA)  »

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After M*A*S*H  »

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(30 episodes)

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(RCA Photophone Sound Recording)

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The series was created specifically for Harry Morgan, Jamie Farr and William Christopher, who, when M*A*S*H (1972) was canceled, all expressed a desire for the show to continue. See more »

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The thing that bothered me about this program-
4 August 2003 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

If I remember this program, the first season was acceptable, though kind of boring, but it did improve as it went along. However, what bothered me, as a writer, is that it took the two truly interesting endings from the two hour final episode of MASH and basically trashed them.

For the most part, all of the characters on MASH were leaving Korea on the last episode, and would assume the lives that they left behind, without much deviation. The two exceptions were Klinger, who shocked everyone by remaining in Korea, and Father Mulchachy, who was rapidly losing his hearing after standing on top of an explosion. These were intriguing plot twists, and when MASH ended, the audience was left with the questions of whether or not Klinger would ever leave Korea, and whether Mulchachy would regain his hearing or go completely deaf.

The first episode of After MASH quickly resolved both of these cliffhangers in a schmaltzy, unsatisfying way. Klinger was home, and Mulchacy had an operation that immediately restored his hearing. Two cheap cop outs for strong plotlines. The quality of After MASH was not good enough to justify ruining the ending of one of the best television programs in history.


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