Genre: Drama, History, War
Duration: 60 min.
Dateline: November 1967. Within klicks of Danang, Vietnam, sits a U.S. Army base, bar and hospital on China Beach filled with wounded soldiers and one very lovely but damaged Army Nurse Colleen McMurphy. Many heroes, dead and alive, try to make sense of life and death in between bourbon, bullets and battles.
serious, sincere, realistic, touching
military, doctors and patients, military hospital, military life, war, military base, wartime life, power relations, performer's life, vietnam war, doctor, life is a bitch, u.s. army, hospital, radio dj, superior officer, dedication, musical tour, atrocity, medical profession, wounded soldier, medical, sergeant, irish american, female protagonist ...