China Beach: Season 2, Episode 11

Where the Boys Are (8 Mar. 1989)

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McMurphy, overworking herself into exhaustion and on the verge of a nervous breakdown, is forced to take R&R until she has enough rest. She then finds herself caught up against an ... See full summary »

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McMurphy, overworking herself into exhaustion and on the verge of a nervous breakdown, is forced to take R&R until she has enough rest. She then finds herself caught up against an unrelenting, good-natured Jeff Hyers, a young combat medic. Disturbed by the fact that so many of the men killed in action weren't old enough to attend their senior prom in high school, she inspires Boonie and Hyers to put one on for the GIs of China Beach. Meanwhile, Wayloo's pursuit of Boonie's story of his combat history results in unforeseen and unfortunate consequences. Also, an Army helicopter pilot peruses Frankie and shows her the joys of flying. Written by Anonymous

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[McMurphy wakes up on the beach]
Dr. Dick Richard: Blessings on him that first invented sleep, Tis meat for the hungry, drink for the thirsty, the current coin that purchases all the pleasures of the world cheap. Cervantes, You'd agree wouldn't you?
Nurse Colleen McMurphy: Where am I?
Dr. Dick Richard: Ft. Lauderdale, spring break. Don't you remember? You fell asleep in the car.
Nurse Colleen McMurphy: Where's my watch?
[Realizing she is in a bathing suit]
Nurse Colleen McMurphy: Where are my clothes? How did I get to the beach? This is China Beach.
Dr. Dick Richard: China Beach? China Beach was years ago, war's over, ...
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