By HistoryNet Staff 9/10/2017 •
This is the official name of the MASH TV show and movie theme song.
“Suicide is Painless”. The lyrics to the song were written by the movie’s director Robert Altman’s then 14-year old son, Michael Altman. In 1980 the song reached #1 on the UK pop charts.
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