Information of Missing, Edited and Cut Scenes from the TV Show Tour of Duty
The following information was supplied by Peter Ahal
from the Underground: None
Lover: In History television
version and TNT versions both have scene cut when song “we gotta get out of
this place” is playing. Not only do they cut the music they cut the entire
scene probably because it just contains the usual chopper ride and the guys
walking through the river and no dialogue.
Burn Baby Burn: Scene is cut when Taylor is reading the magazine of back home and spots his street.
Also scene is cut when Johnson tells Tucker to “stay out of
his life” after he is accused of the murder.
Fathers and Sons: scene is cut when baker is reading the surfer magazine and Johnson
tells him that they need more black women in playboy.
The Good The Bad and the Dead: When Zeke bails Decker out. When guys are talking about how much they like Decker.
Battling Baker Bros: Numerous scenes during the party. Also Bakers rescue attempt has little scenes cut When the VC is punching him in the face
Nowhere To Run: When Danny visits the Chaplin
and then when Lt tells him that they are
going back in to Ville
when the troops are lying in the thick grass and Sarge volunteers to go and
check out river first.
too Hard: when Horn is demonstrating latrine duty for the reporter and the guys
ask if she would like a weapons demo. Also when the prisoner is being tortured.
Down: when Taylor is picking the fungus out of his feet and Zeke comes over and
taps the dust on his shoulder. Also when Long john jumps on the grenade to save
sarge is edited.
Siege: When Doc tells the guys that he is re-enlisting.
When Ruiz is getting a tattoo and after the guys get into the fight and go for a
walk in the water.
Brown Odyssey: None
Brothers: When Sarge tells Ruiz that he got him a job in supply. When Ruiz finds
the guy shooting up.
Lost: Scene when guys are bragging about Sarge after man-handling the ARVN
soldier that pushed ruiz. When Katim and sarge have an argument.
of Mercy: Edited scene when baker is complaining about stomach pains. Also
edited scenes during fire fight.
Hill: When Horn is telling Mitchell that they already abandoned the hill once.
Many thanks to Peter Ahal for all his help.
If you know of any other scenes that are missing from TV runs or releases please let me know.