The Fighting Nightingales (1978)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, War | TV Movie 16 January 1978
A short-lived spinoff of M.A.S.H. that followed an all female run military hospital .


George Tyne


Barry Sand, Alan Uger


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Credited cast:
Jonathan Banks ... Patient
Adrienne Barbeau ... Maj. Kate Steele
Stephanie Faracy ... Lt. Hope Phillips
Livia Ginise ... Lt. Angie Finelli (as Livia Genise)
Jerry Houser ... Cpt. Jules Meyer
Kim Kahana Jr. ... Soldier (as Kim K. Kahana Jr.)
Kenneth Mars ... Col. H. Jonas Boyette
Rod McCary ... Billy Joe Lee
Larry Rosenberg Larry Rosenberg ... Patient (as Lawrence Rosenberg)
Randy Stumpf ... Pvt. Tyrone Vallone
Frank Whiteman Frank Whiteman ... Driver
George Whiteman George Whiteman ... Sgt. George Baker
Erica Yohn Erica Yohn ... Cpt. Margaret 'Irish' McCall


A short-lived spinoff of M.A.S.H. that followed an all female run military hospital .

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Comedy | Drama | War


Not Rated






Release Date:

16 January 1978 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Photophone Sound Recording)



Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?


This pilot film is often characterized as being a spin-off of M*A*S*H, but regrettably there is little to no evidence to support the idea. However it was created to capitalize on M*A*S*H's success, having similar characters and setting (M*A*S*H 8065 instead of 8063). See more »

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