Black Sheep Squadron

Black Sheep Squadron

1976 - 1978, Drama, War
The daily life of a misfit squadron in World War II.

Episode Guide

  • Black Sheep Squadron - A Little Bit of England (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    A Little Bit of England

    Boyle bails out over an island occupied by a British officer (Peter Frampton), his native aide and the aide's ill daughter.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Sheep in the Limelight (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    Sheep in the Limelight

    The Black Sheep become sudden heroes after unwittingly saving Eleanor Roosevelt's transport plane from an enemy air attack.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - The Show Must Go On ... Sometimes (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    The Show Must Go On ... Sometimes

    Four nurses do a show for the Seabees in exchange for repairs to the island airstrip; guest Joe Santos.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Hotshot (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:


    A World War II flying ace arrives on Black Squadron turf with an offer to help -- but one of Pappy's Lambs learns of the ace's devious plans.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - The Iceman (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    The Iceman

    Pappy is ordered home to boost morale, and his strict replacement (Richard Jaeckel) manages to alienate the whole squadron.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Fighting Angels (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Fighting Angels

    The Black Sheep scramble, leaving Col. Lard, Micklin's enlisted men and the nurses to fight enemy invaders.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Forbidden Fruit (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Forbidden Fruit

    An underage pilot and a nurse, who's a general's daughter and Pappy's old flame, disrupt the squadron.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Ten'll Get You Five (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Ten'll Get You Five

    A slick sergeant (Scott Colomby) cons Pappy into exchanging whiskey for airplane oil that fails during combat.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Operation Stand-Down (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Operation Stand-Down

    When it comes around to the requalifying tests, the Black Sheep squadron members fail miserably. With Robert Conrad, Dana Elcar and Dirk Blocker.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Wolves in the Sheep Pen (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Wolves in the Sheep Pen

    A Navy commander (Tim Matheson) and his squadron, flying with the Black Sheep, falsely claim to have sunk a ship.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - The Hawk Flies on Sunday (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    The Hawk Flies on Sunday

    T.J.'s romance with a Eurasian girl may jeopardize the squadron's assignment to stop the enemy's top commander.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - The 200-Pound Gorilla (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    The 200-Pound Gorilla

    A chief mechanic confronts conflicting emotions when he is promoted to a position he really doesn't want.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Divine Wind (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Divine Wind

    Pappy and a combat priest clash when they must decide on what to do with a pilot who's afraid of flying.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - The Fastest Gun (Season 1 Episode 23)
    Season 1 Episode 23:

    The Fastest Gun

    A challenging dare comes in the form of an enemy's request that Pappy meet him in the sky for a duel.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Last One for Hutch (Season 1 Episode 22)
    Season 1 Episode 22:

    Last One for Hutch

    Marine command decides to split up the squadron after a bombing run wrecks the island and kills mechanic Hutch.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - W.A.S.P.S. (Season 1 Episode 21)
    Season 1 Episode 21:


    Pappy and his troop encounter another battle when women pilots arrive in the combat zone with a no-nonsense commander.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Poor Little Lambs (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:

    Poor Little Lambs

    Pappy and two men are shot down on an island set for Marine invasion in 24 hours, only to find an orphanage already there.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Trouble at Fort Apache (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:

    Trouble at Fort Apache

    Gen. Moore orders Pappy to fly escort for Gen. Wright (Joel Fabiani) and a new bomber, but Wright then orders the opposite.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - The Last Mission Over Sengai (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    The Last Mission Over Sengai

    A new pilot, son of a wealthy family with military connections, accuses Pappy of ordering American troops strafed.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Five the Hard Way (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    Five the Hard Way

    French is pressured to become an ace during an unexpected visit from his father (Kenneth Mars), a top newspaper publisher.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Devil in the Slot (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    Devil in the Slot

    Gutterman cracks after being shot down by a Japanese ace; the squadron gets an aggressive mechanic (Red West).

  • Black Sheep Squadron - The Deadliest Enemy of All (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    The Deadliest Enemy of All

    As the general's (Gregory "Pappy" Boyington) visit continues, Pappy learns the nurse (Anne Francis) he loves is married.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - The Deadliest Enemy of All (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    The Deadliest Enemy of All

    A general (Gregory "Pappy" Boyington) visits; burned Pappy is attracted to a beautiful nurse (Anne Francis).

  • Black Sheep Squadron - War Biz Warrior (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    War Biz Warrior

    Pappy is ordered to turn over command to a movie-star pilot (James Darren) in an attempt to boost morale.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Love and War (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Love and War

    Casey transfers out after clashing with Bragg over a WAC nurse, Bragg's former high-school classmate.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - The Cat's Whiskers (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    The Cat's Whiskers

    Pappy concludes the only way to forestall a pending court-martial is to destroy a seemingly impregnable Japanese radar post.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - New Georgia on My Mind (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    New Georgia on My Mind

    A Marine colonel lands with his paratroops on the Black Sheep's island, then announces he's commanding the next mission.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Anyone for Suicide? (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Anyone for Suicide?

    Stubborn Pappy volunteers to lead a dangerous mission, only to be rendered helpless en route by a relapse of malaria.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Up for Grabs (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    Up for Grabs

    Japanese commandos capture all but two of the Black Sheep in a plot to seize an expected visitor, Gen. Douglas MacArthur.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Meatball Circus (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Meatball Circus

    When the Black Sheep are ordered on a suicide mission, Pappy comes up with the idea of attacking in enemy planes.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Presumed Dead (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Presumed Dead

    A captured Navy airman (Kent McCord), brainwashed by the Japanese, is planted to inform on the unsuspecting Black Sheep.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Prisoners of War (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Prisoners of War

    The Black Sheep enter a captured Japanese flying ace in a ping pong tournament against a Seabee outfit.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - High Jinx (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    High Jinx

    Pappy welcomes an admiral's son, an ace pilot, into the outfit, only to learn the rest of the squadron consider him a jinx.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - One Small War (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    One Small War

    Shot down by one of his own pilots, Pappy is helped by a fugitive Australian navy officer (Rene Auberjonois).

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Best Three Out of Five (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Best Three Out of Five

    Hostile Col. Lard plans to reassign the Black Sheep squadron to duty behind the lines for bending too many regulations.

  • Black Sheep Squadron - Flying Misfits (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Flying Misfits