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China Beach

Hello Goodbye (Season 4, Episode 16)
TV-PG
TV Episode | 96 min | Drama, History, War

Youngstown, Ohio, 1988. Boonie throws a reunion of all the China Beach veterans. Among the attendees are McMurphy and Joe Arenburg and their baby daughter, Beckett and his wife and teenage son, Lila and a terminally ill Sarge Pepper, Dr. ...See moreYoungstown, Ohio, 1988. Boonie throws a reunion of all the China Beach veterans. Among the attendees are McMurphy and Joe Arenburg and their baby daughter, Beckett and his wife and teenage son, Lila and a terminally ill Sarge Pepper, Dr. Richard and his wife Colleen, Dodger with his Amerasian son; Frankie Bunsen and Wayloo Marie Holmes. McMurphy flashes back to her last frantic days at China Beach in late 1969 and dealing with a mortally wounded marine. Karen Lanier also films the events and interviews the vets while hoping to come to peace terms with her mother K.C. After the party, the vets decide to visit the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. for one last trip down memory lane. Written by Anonymous See less
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Writers
William Broyles Jr. (creator) | John Sacret Young (creator) (story) | John Wells (teleplay) (story) | Lydia Woodward (story) | Carol Flint (story)
Cinematographer
Richard Thorpe (photographed by)
Casting Directors
Status
Edit Released
Updated Jul 22, 1991

Release date
Jul 22, 1991 (United States)

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Dana Delany
Colleen McMurphy Colleen McMurphy   See fewer
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Michael Boatman
Pvt. Samuel Beckett Pvt. Samuel Beckett   See fewer
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Troy Evans
Sgt. Pepper Sgt. Pepper   See fewer
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Nancy Giles
Pvt. Frankie Bunsen Pvt. Frankie Bunsen   See fewer
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Jeff Kober
Sgt. Evan 'Dodger' Winslow Sgt. Evan 'Dodger' Winslow   See fewer
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Robert Picardo
Dr. Dick Richard Dr. Dick Richard   See fewer
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Concetta Tomei
Maj. Lila Garreau Maj. Lila Garreau   See fewer
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Brian Wimmer
Cpl. Boonie Lanier Cpl. Boonie Lanier   See fewer
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Marg Helgenberger
K.C. Kolowski K.C. Kolowski   See fewer
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Adam Arkin
Joe Arneburg Joe Arneburg   See fewer
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Finn Carter
Linda Matlock Lanier Linda Matlock Lanier   See fewer
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Christine Elise
Karen Lanier Karen Lanier   See fewer
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Colleen Flynn
Dr. Colleen Flaherty Richard Dr. Colleen Flaherty Richard   See fewer
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Kathy Molter
Gloria Dawn Gloria Dawn   See fewer
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John Slattery
Dr. Bob Dr. Bob   See fewer
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Megan Gallagher
Wayloo Marie Holmes Wayloo Marie Holmes   See fewer
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Tyrone Tann
Archie Winslow (as Tyrone Tan) Archie Winslow (as Tyrone Tan)   See fewer
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Susan Byun
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Jensen Daggett
Jennifer Arenberg Jennifer Arenberg   See fewer
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Michael D. Hall
Lifeguard Lifeguard   See fewer
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Troy Searcy
Malcolm Beckett Malcolm Beckett   See fewer
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Doug Hutchison
Medic (uncredited) Medic (uncredited)   See fewer
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Billy Tim
Drunken Soldier (uncredited) Drunken Soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
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8.3 / 10 | 32 votes