The Paper Chase

1978 NR 2 seasons

The Paper Chase

1978 NR 2 seasons
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At an intensely competitive Ivy League law school, James (James Stephens) and the members of his study group struggle to cope with immense pressure from impossible assignments, important exams and outright cruelty from tyrannical professor Kingsfield (John Houseman). Based on a 1973 film, this acclaimed drama often finds the law students confronting tricky problems involving romance, ethics and race outside the classroom.
John Houseman, James Stephens, Tom Fitzsimmons, James Keane, Betty Harford, Michael Tucci, Francine Tacker, Robert Ginty, Charles Hallahan, Andra Millian, Penny Johnson, Clare Kirkconnell
  • SEASON  1
  • SEASON  2

Summary of Season 1 (1978) - 6 discs

Based on the 1973 film, this critically acclaimed television drama features John Houseman in a return to his Oscar-winning role as formidable Ivy League contracts law professor Charles W. Kingsfield Jr. Shortly after arriving at the prestigious law school, Midwestern student James T. Hart (James Stephens) incurs the wrath of the confrontational Kingsfield. But Hart -- along with the rest of his study group -- is determined to succeed.
Full Screen 1.33:1
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
NR - Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.

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