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The Paper Chase

The Advocates (Season 2, Episode 17)
TV Episode | 60 min | Drama

Hart and Harriman are locking horns (again), this time as opponents in the Moot Court finals. Others are cashing in on their rivalry. Bell is taking bets on the winner, and Golden is happy because Hart and Harriman are eager to correct ...See moreHart and Harriman are locking horns (again), this time as opponents in the Moot Court finals. Others are cashing in on their rivalry. Bell is taking bets on the winner, and Golden is happy because Hart and Harriman are eager to correct each others' papers, hoping to find errors. Professor Reese teaches a non-traditional class (much to Kingsfield's dismay, naturally), but when Hart and Harriman both benefit from the class, Kingsfield has a change of heart. Written by JEFJR See less
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Director
Writers
John Jay Osborn Jr. (based on the novel by) | James Bridges (developed for television by) | Marshall Goldberg
Cinematographer
Gene A. Talvin (as Gene Talvin)
Editor
Axel Hubert Sr. (as Axel Hubert)
Status
Edit Released
Updated Aug 7, 1984

Release date
Aug 7, 1984 (United States)

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John Houseman
Professor Charles W. Kingsfield Jr. Professor Charles W. Kingsfield Jr.   See fewer
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James Stephens
James T. Hart James T. Hart   See fewer
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Tom Fitzsimmons
Franklin Ford III Franklin Ford III   See fewer
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James Keane
Willis Bell Willis Bell   See fewer
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Michael Tucci
Gerald Golden Gerald Golden   See fewer
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Andra Millian
Laura Kiernan Laura Kiernan   See fewer
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Penny Johnson Jerald
Vivian Conway (as Penny Johnson) Vivian Conway (as Penny Johnson)   See fewer
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Clare Kirkconnell
Rita Harriman Rita Harriman   See fewer
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Tony Lo Bianco
Professor Reese Professor Reese   See fewer
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Duncan Ross
Judge Wainwright Judge Wainwright   See fewer
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Steven Peterman
Soloway Soloway   See fewer
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Sandy Simpson
Kramer Kramer   See fewer
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Nina Wilcox
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Timothy Busfield
Barrett Barrett   See fewer
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Priscilla Taylor
Thatcher Thatcher   See fewer
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Brent Spiner
Student in Reese's Class Student in Reese's Class   See fewer
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