The Paper Chase

1978 NR 2 seasons

Want to watch for free? Join for a free month

The Paper Chase

1978 NR 2 seasons
  • Overview
  • Seasons
  • Details
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.
  • 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.
  • Fast, free delivery

    Free delivery to your mailbox and free returns.

  • No late fees

    Keep your movies as long as you want with no due dates.

  • Super easy

    Pick your movies, watch when you want, return, and repeat.

  • The best titles

    The best movies and TV shows, plus weekly new releases.


How it works

  • 1

    Create your list

    Browse from thousands of movies and shows.

  • 2

    Free delivery

    We send out your disc the next business day.

  • 3

    Watch and repeat

    Free returns, plus no due dates or late fees.

Unlimited movies sent to your door, starting at $7.99 a month.