China Beach (1988–1991)
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How to Stay Alive in Vietnam: Part 1 

Dodger is not pleased to the two new additions to his patrol: Beckett who wants to find out what's it like that "his men" experience out in the bush, and Cat Von Seeger, a photojournalist ... See full summary »

Director:

Fred Gerber

Writers:

William Broyles Jr. (creator), John Sacret Young (creator) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Dana Delany ... Colleen McMurphy
Michael Boatman ... Pvt. Samuel Beckett
Nancy Giles Nancy Giles ... Pvt. Frankie Bunsen (credit only)
Jeff Kober ... Sgt. Evan 'Dodger' Winslow
Robert Picardo ... Dr. Dick Richard
Concetta Tomei ... Maj. Lila Garreau
Ned Vaughn ... Jeff Hyers
Brian Wimmer ... Cpl. Boonie Lanier (credit only)
Marg Helgenberger ... K.C. Kolowski
Ricki Lake ... Holly Pelegrino
Haing S. Ngor ... Seak Yin (as Dr. Haing S Ngor)
Lisa Banes ... Photojournalist Cat Von Seeger
Troy Evans ... Sarge Pepper
Robert LaSardo ... Cpl. Jesus 'Answer Man' Zappara
Vonte Sweet ... Grunt #2
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Storyline

Dodger is not pleased to the two new additions to his patrol: Beckett who wants to find out what's it like that "his men" experience out in the bush, and Cat Von Seeger, a photojournalist who wants a story and pursues Dodger's second-in-command Jesus "Answer Man" Zapita. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Drama | History | War

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Language:

English

Release Date:

29 November 1989 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The "Dogman" story told by Sgt. Pepper is true. It is based on actor Troy Evans' actual Vietnam War experience. See more »

Quotes

Sarge Pepper: Rule Number Three: Never share a foxhole with anyone who is braver than you are.
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