M*A*S*H (1972–1983)
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'Twas the Day After Christmas 

On the day after Christmas, the 4077th decides to try out an English tradition, Boxing Day, where the officers and enlisted personnel change places for a day.

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Burt Metcalfe
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Alan Alda ... Capt. Benjamin Franklin 'Hawkeye' Pierce
Mike Farrell ... Capt. B.J. Hunnicutt
Harry Morgan ... Col. Sherman T. Potter
Loretta Swit ... Maj. Margaret 'Hot Lips' Houlihan
David Ogden Stiers ... Maj. Charles Winchester
Jamie Farr ... Cpl. Maxwell Q. Klinger
William Christopher ... Father Francis Mulcahy
Val Bisoglio ... Sgt. Pernelli
Michael Ensign ... Major Cass
Leo Lewis ... Sgt. Barnstable
Kellye Nakahara ... Lt. Kellye Yamato, RN
Jeff Maxwell ... Pvt. Igor Straminsky
Roy Goldman ... Roy Goldman
Bill Snider Bill Snider ... Enlisted Man
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On the day after Christmas, the 4077th decides to try out an English tradition, Boxing Day, where the officers and enlisted personnel change places for a day.

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christmas episode | christmas | See All (2) »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | War

Certificate:

TV-PG
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 December 1981 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Photophone Sound Recording)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The title is based on the Clement C. Moore's poem, A Visit From St. Nicholas (Twas The Night Before Christmas). See more »

Goofs

When assigning new roles to each team member, Jamie Far as Max Klinger refers to Kellye as Nurse Nakahara, the actress' real life last name, rather than her character name: Nurse Yamato. See more »

Quotes

Charles: And you call yourself a chef.
Sgt. Pernelli: No. I call myself a cook. Chefs ain't got tattoos.
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Soundtracks

Angels We Have Heard on High
(uncredited)
Traditional, lyrics written by James Chadwick
Portion sung by William Christopher
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Boxing Day Comes But Once a Year
27 April 2015 | by HitchcocSee all my reviews

A British tradition in the military is for officers to change places with enlisted personnel. Potter decides that this would be good for morale. Of course, there is conflict. The major transgressor is the inimitable Charles Emerson Winchester who has traded places with the camp cook, a humorless dispenser of grease. He whines and whines about everything. Potter trades places with Klinger who now must make major decisions. Hawkeye and B.J. become orderlies and mop floors and change bedpans It is freezing outside and there is general upset. A patient who was thought to be stable begins to go sour and the doctors must swing into action. Not as good as it could have been with some better writing.


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