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A retired chief petty officer seeks a new trial about his involvement in an alleged mutiny after a disastrous explosion in 1944. Loren prosecutes, and Sturgis defends. Sturgis's father takes part. Harriet buys a house without telling Bud.

Director:

Jeannot Szwarc

Writers:

Donald P. Bellisario (created by), Don McGill

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
David James Elliott ... Harmon Rabb, Jr.
Catherine Bell ... Sarah MacKenzie
Patrick Labyorteaux ... Bud Roberts, Jr.
John M. Jackson ... A.J. Chegwidden
Karri Turner ... Lt. Harriet Sims
Scott Lawrence ... Sturgis Turner
Chuck Carrington ... Jason Tiner
Carl Gordon ... Chief Aubrey McBride
Kale Browne ... Capt. Shaw (as Kale Brown)
Nanci Chambers ... Lt. Loren Singer
Ed Bernard Ed Bernard ... Mr. Gant
Jennifer Savidge ... Cmdr. Amy Helfman
Zoe McLellan ... Jennifer Coates
Merlin Santana ... Seaman Aubrey McBride
Norman Alden ... Mr. Platt
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Storyline

After a 30-year career in the Navy, an aged retired chief petty officer requests a new trial in a court-martial about his involvement in an alleged mutiny after the disastrous explosion at the US Naval Magazine, Port Chicago, California, in 1944. Loren prosecutes in her usual hard-nosed way, and Sturgis defends. Sturgis's father, a retired captain in the Navy Chaplain Corps, takes part. While Bud continues aboard his new duty station at sea, Harriet searches for a home for her family, and she gets help from Harm. She finds the house she wants, and, using a power of attorney which Bud left with her before he left, she enters into a contract to buy it -- without first discussing it with him and without following Harm's advice to tell him. Written by DocRushing

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 April 2002 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

In flashbacks, the scenes are black and white, except for the American Red Cross emblem on varied surfaces, which were red. See more »

Goofs

When Lt. Singer does an about-face to leave the Admiral's office after accepting the prosecutor role in Seaman McBride's court-martial she does the about-face to the left, which is incorrect, rather than doing the about-face to the right. See more »

Quotes

Lt. Col. Sarah 'Mac' MacKenzie: I need to ask you both a question. If you murder co-counsel in the courtroom, can you cop an insanity plea?
Lt. Harriet Sims: [simultaneously with Harm] Absolutely.
Cmdr. Harmon 'Harm' Rabb, Jr.: Yes.
Lt. Col. Sarah 'Mac' MacKenzie: I thought so.
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