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Gomer Pyle: USMC 

The misadventures of a bumbling U.S. Marine named Gomer Pyle.

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Aaron Ruben
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1969   1968   1967   1966   1965   1964  
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jim Nabors ...  Pvt. Gomer Pyle 150 episodes, 1964-1969
Frank Sutton ...  Sgt. Vince Carter 150 episodes, 1964-1969
Ronnie Schell ...  Duke / ... 92 episodes, 1964-1969
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Storyline

Gomer Pyle was a sweet but not-too-smart U.S. Marine from Mayberry, North Carolina who was stationed at Camp Henderson near Los Angeles, California. Gomer's innocence, naivete, and low-key demeanor often got him into trouble, most frequently at the hands of his loud-mouthed superior, Sergeant Carter. Duke, Frankie, Lester, and Larry were some of Gomer's pals and fellow enlisted men at Camp Henderson, and Lou Anne Poovie was his sometime girlfriend. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@soltec.net>

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Jim Nabors runs amuck again, with Frank Sutton fighting a losing battle to save his sanity. In color. (season three)

Genres:

Comedy | War

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 September 1964 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Gomer Pyle - USMC See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(150 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Black and White (1964-1965)| Color (1965-1969)

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

Gomer often refers to the Marine Corps as "Corpse". Corps is actually pronounced to sound like "core". See more »

Goofs

When Gomer, Sgt. Carter, and the majority of the other Marines are wearing their green fatigues, the shirts have "V"-shaped pocket flaps over the buttons and have the Marine Corps emblem and USMC on the left pocket But Slater always wears a fatigue shirt with square pocket flaps, exposed buttons, and no emblem on the left pocket, indicating that his fatigue is from another service branch. Sometimes "extras" are seen wearing the same top. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Gomer Pyle: Shazam.
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Connections

Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gorgo (1998) See more »

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this show was great
17 November 2003 | by trekbrossSee all my reviews

i'm in the service also and the last person was wrong on his commits. after seeing the stuff i've seen in the navy and marine corp (no offence to the marines ) i would totally believe that show the other person was talking about even sergant bilko is more believeable now. if you know anything about gomer pyle they made the show funny but it did have some real points to it the did not intend to make fun of the marines they intended to have fun with the marines.i wish this show would of lasted well into the 70's and possible the 80's 4 star in my book.


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