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Re: MASH, MASH, MASH (was Interest in the Korean War)
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Sent: Saturday, January 26, 2002 10:05 AM
Subject: Re: MASH, MASH, MASH (was Interest in the Korean War)
> In a message dated 1/25/02 12:19:36 PM, email@example.com writes:
> << I too like the MASH film, although it also has "about as much to do
> Korean war as square dancing". There are a couple of good sites about the
> making of this film.
> I don't agree. The History Channel recently did an hour program on the
> making of MASH and the old guys they interviewed who were there said that
> pretty much the way they remember it. Me too.
I'm not going to disagree about what Korea and MASH (film) feel like, I've
never been there.
But check out this quote from director Altman-
I did everything that would...I could do that would confuse the audience or
make the audience feel that this was in Vietnam. So we took all references
to Korea out.