CTVA US Legal Drama - "The Paper Chase" (TCF/CBS) (1978-79)(1983-86) starring John Houseman

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The Paper Chase
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:
Rina Fox
references:
Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (http://us.imdb.com)

The Paper Chase (original series) (season 1) (CBS) (1978-1979)  - pilot + 21 episodes
The Paper Chase: The Second Year (season 2) (Showtime) (1983-1984)  19 episodes
The Paper Chase: The Third Year (season 3) (Showtime) (1985)  12 episodes
The Paper Chase: The Graduation Year (season 4) (Showtime) (1986)  6 episodes

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THE PAPER CHASE
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Twentieth Century-Fox Television
for
CBS (Tuesdays 8:00 pm ET) (season 1)(1978-79)
Executive producer Robert C. Thompson
Based on the novel by John Jay Osborn Jr and on
the 1973 film of the same name also starring John Houseman
Developed for Television by James Bridges

US Legal Drama series 1978-79 pilot + 21 episodes x 60 min color  (season 1)(1978-79)
19Sept78-17July79
starring
John Houseman as Professor Charles W. Kingsfield, Jr
James Stephens as James T. Hart
Tom Fitzsimmons as Franklin Ford III
co-starring
Robert Ginty as Thomas Craig Anderson
James Keane as Willis Bell
Jonathan Segal as Jonathan Brooks (1978)
Francine Tacker as Elizabeth Logan
Deka Beaudine as Asheley Brooks (1978)
Charles Hallahan as Ernie
Carole Goldman as Carol
Betty Harford as Mrs. Nottingham
Jack Manning as Dean Rutherford
Jessica Salem as Mallison
Stanley De Santis as Gagarian
Michael Tucci as Gerald Golden

Premise:
 TV Series about a class of Law students, at a prestigious Eastern
American Law School, their everyday lives and their effort to make it
through Law School. Hart, Ford, Bell and the rest of them have to face
Kingsfield, the most feared of professors but they are determined to
study hard and eventually get their diploma...

A fine series.

Showtime Cable Channel revived the series 1983-89

Source: DVD Avenue (Box Set - all 58 episodes)

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