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any M.A.S.H fans?

my son threw me a couple of MASH trivia questions...

was the song "suicide is painless" the theme song for the movie or the TV series?
and if "yes" what was the theme music/song for the other?

thanks
jonah


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(NT) (NT) Music was same for both

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(NT) (NT) both

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As the others said and to add

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I believe it was played during a scene with nurse "Dish" who was gratiously aiding a male comrade to cure his pre Viagra issue. What a thoughtful person. Happy

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Used twice...

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In the movie, the song with lyrics was used twice, during the title credits and later in the "Last Supper" scene.
Trivia: The lyrics were written by the director's son, who was 14 at the time. Even though the lyrics were cut in the TV series and only the melody used (PC situation), the son got residuals for both the movie and TV series. As time rolled on, eventually the son made more for his work with the song than the father made for his direction of the movie.

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Another M*A*S*H trivia question

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Who was the only regular cast member to play the same role in both the movie and the TV series?

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(NT) (NT) "Radar"......lol.

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Yup!

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One of the generals also played in both but he wasn't a regular character.

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(NT) (NT) radar ?

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thanks y'all....now all i have to do

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is convince the son :-(.....


he reckons that the movie was "suicide is painless", but that the TV series had different theme music ....


jonah


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Send him to this link:)

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just tell him this

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The lyrics were never heard on the TV show as opposed to the movie... plus the production values and instruments (violins, horns, triangle) used in the TV show make the song sound different from the music used in the movie.

Grim

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