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M*A*S*H* was a 1970 satirical movie directed by Robert Altman and written by Ring Lardner, Jr., based on Richard Hooker's novel.

Starring Elliot Gould, Donald Sutherland & Tom Skerrit it depicts a unit of medical personnel stationed at a Mobile Army Surgical Hospital (MASH) during the Korean War using humor and high jinks to keep their sanity in the face of the horror of war.

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