Black Sheep Squadron

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Episode Guide

  • Season 1
    • Flying Misfits (1)
      9/21/76
      9.5
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      Major Greg Boyington, upset with his new desk job, goes against regulations and forms a fighter squadron using pilots thrown out of other squadrons for disciplinary reasons.
    • Flying Misfits (2)
      9/21/76
      9.7
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      Pappy continues cutting corners to find a home base for his new squadron, absconding with a bunch of planes due for repairs that can barely fly.
    • Best Three Out of Five
      9/23/76
      8.5
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      Colonel Lard tries to shut down the squadron by cutting off their supplies.
    • Small War
      Small War
      Episode 4
      9/28/76
      9.0
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      Major Boyington is shot down and lands on a Japanese held island where he meets up with an Australian sailor. Major Boyington discovers the Australian is willing to wait until the allies arrive, which presents Boyington with a conflict since he want to return to the fight.moreless
    • High Jinx (1)
      High Jinx (1)
      Episode 5
      10/5/76
      9.4
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      Pappy snares himself an ace who just happens to an Admiral's son. Gutterman flew with the pilot before and tells Pappy the man is a jinx. Pappy tells Gutterman to keep it to himself, there's no such thing as jinxes, however the rest of the squadron finds out anyway from other sources. When things start to go wrong they blame the new ace. Gutterman who begins to see how wrong their thinking has been tries to befriend the pilot...but its too late. He informs Gutterman that he can't take that kind of hatred again and he's getting out one way or another. When the squadron is attacked by zeroes he disobeys orders and engages. He's shot down and dies. Upon return to Vella la Cava the now sober squadron finds gifts awaiting for them - their newest pilot had contacted his father and had new flight jackets made for all of them. Their remorse at they way they treated him comes too late...moreless
    • Prisoners of War (2)
      10/12/76
      8.8
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      When the Black Sheep shoot down and capture a Japanese Zero pilot they discover he was raised in the United States. Torn between the two cultures the pilot is no longer sure where his loyalties should lie.

    • Presumed Dead
      Presumed Dead
      Episode 7
      10/26/76
      7.8
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      The Japanese brainwash a Navy pilot and then set him adrift to be rescued. When he is returned, their brainwashing takes over and he is compelled to perform a secret mission for them.

    • The Meatball Circus
      11/9/76
      9.5
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      Pappy leads the Black Sheep on a mission to destroy a Japanese aircraft carrier in a squadron composed entierly of captured Japanese planes.
    • Up For Grabs
      Up For Grabs
      Episode 9
      11/16/76
      9.3
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      The Black Sheep's survival depends on two of their pilots who are off fishing when the Japanese launch a commando raid against Vella La Cava.
    • Anyone for Suicide?
      11/23/76
      8.9
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      Everyone thinks that Pappy's bout with malaria has caused him to go insane when he proposes a suicide mission starting with a dead-stick landing on a Japanese-held island.
    • New Georgia On My Mind
      11/30/76
      8.6
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      The Black Sheep are ousted from their quarters when a Marine paratroop battalion takes over their island to use as a training area for an upcoming strike.
    • The Cat's Whiskers
      The Cat's Whiskers
      Episode 12
      12/7/76
      8.5
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      Pappy decides to make an unauthorized attack against a seemingly impregnable Japanese radar station in order to generate good PR, which can be used to avoid his impending court martial.
    • Love and War
      Love and War
      Episode 13
      12/14/76
      9.2
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      The squadron is granted a few days of rest and relaxation at Espiritos Marcos. There Jerry Bragg runs into Annie, an old acquaintance from his home town. She is a nurse that has just been stationed in the South Pacific. He introduces her to the rest of the guys and she seems to have the eye for Larry.

      An air raid alarm goes off and while trying to find shelter, Jerry and Annie find themselves drenched by sprinklers. Annie takes Jerry back to her quarters so that they can get dried off. They kiss and Jerry asks to see her again the next night. Annie only agrees to the date if he can find a date for her friend and she suggests Larry. Bragg reluctantly agrees and manages to convince Larry to join him in this double date.moreless
    • The War Biz Warrior
      1/4/77
      9.2
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      A Hollywood actor, Rod Towers, is sent to the South Pacific on a media tour to boost morale and polish his image of a strong hero type. He is stationed with the Black Sheep, most of whom are thrilled to have a star among them. But the thrill soon wears off as he is given 'command' of the squadron, though it is mostly ceremonial. And he takes credit for fighting action when he's actually watching it from a safe distance away.moreless
    • The Deadliest Enemy of All (1)
      1/11/77
      8.8
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      Pappy suffers severe burns after pulling a pilot from a burning plane. While recovering he falls for the nurse who is taking care of him.
    • The Deadliest Enemy of All (2)
      1/18/77
      9.1
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14) While recovering from severe burns, Pappy has fallen for the nurse who is taking care of him, but then discovers that she is married and her husband is missing in action in Europe.
    • Devil in the Slot
      Devil in the Slot
      Episode 17
      1/25/77
      9.7
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      Gutterman suffers battle shock after he is shot down by a Japanese ace pilot. Sgt. Micklin becomes the Black Sheep's new mechanic, making Pappy's life as difficult on the ground as the Japanese ace is making it in the sky.
    • Five the Hard Way
      Five the Hard Way
      Episode 18
      2/1/77
      8.9
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14) Squadron member Don French is surprised at all the press coverage he receives after he chalks up his fourth air victory, making him one shy of the five it takes to become an ace. The pressure is turned up higher when his father arrives, hoping to be present when his son turns ace. A troubled father / son relationship is revealed as the elder French's visit continues.moreless
    • The Last Mission Over Sengai
      2/8/77
      9.1
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      A new pilot whose family has military connections alleges that Pappy ordered an attack against American troops, leaving Pappy facing a court martial.
    • Trouble at Fort Apache
      2/15/77
      9.3
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      Gen. Moore orders the Black Sheep to escort a squadron of experimental bombers. The bomber squadron's commander has other plans.
    • Poor Little Lambs
      Poor Little Lambs
      Episode 21
      2/22/77
      9.2
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      Lost and out of fuel, Pappy and two other Black Sheep parachute to an island and stumble across a Catholic orphanage directly in the path of a planned Marine assault.
    • W*A*S*P*S
      W*A*S*P*S
      Episode 22
      3/1/77
      9.4
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      Women's Airforce Service Pilots who arrive on the island to ferry bombers aren't supposed to fraternize with the Black Sheep, but a battle of the sexes ensues anyway.
    • Last One for Hutch
      Last One for Hutch
      Episode 23
      3/8/77
      9.7
      TV Rated: Not Rated (most likely TV-PG or TV-14)

      After an enemy attack destroys their base and kills their mechanic, the Black Sheep Squadron is broken up and the men assigned to desk jobs in other units.
    • The Fastest Gun
      The Fastest Gun
      Episode 24
      3/22/77
      7.2
      Pappy faces attack on three fronts: a Pentagon efficiency expert who is poking his nose into everything, a maintenance chief who's angry enough to kill him, and a Japanese ace who challenges him to a one-to-one dogfight.
  • Season 2
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