Paper Chase (DVD)

by Twentieth Century Fox
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Hart (Timothy Bottoms) is a Harvard Law School freshman whose problems are intensified when he falls in love with the daughter (Lindsay Wagner) of a tyrannical professor, played to the hilt by John Houseman. Based on the novel by John Jay Osborn Jr., THE PAPER CHASE follows the progression of a group of freshman struggling to stay afloat in a world of high pressure and immense competition, where top grades seem to be the difference between life and death. Hart is a slightly naive but bright midwesterner who must prove himself in the arena of Professor Kingsfield's (Houseman) brilliant but cruel classroom. Hart becomes obsessed with excelling in Kingsfield's class, pushing himself to the brink until he meets Susan (Wagner) and falls in love with her only to discover that she is Kingsfield's daughter. As Hart becomes more involved with Susan, he begins to question whether he really wants to become part of the system Harvard's preparing him for. The film is a dazzlingly authentic and moving depiction of the trials and tribulations of law school, brought to life by the breathtaking performance of legendary actor John Houseman in an Oscar-winning performance. Directed enthusiastically by James Bridges, THE PAPER CHASE is one of the greatest renderings of education ever captured on film.

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UPC 024543073864
Studio Fox Home Entertainment
Format DVD
Genre Drama
Rating Parental Guidance
Dimensions 5.5" x 0.5" x 7.75" WxHxD
Weight 0.22 lbs
Stars Regina Baff, Timothy Bottoms, Graham Beckel, James Naughton, Craig Richard Nelson, John Houseman, Lindsay Wagner
Directors James Bridges, Robert C. Thompson

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  • Law Movie
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    I ordered this movie for my boyfriend who is attending Law School. He loved it. And to be honest, so did I. Not only is it just about law, there is also a love story in it :) I kinda killed two birds with one stone on this one :)

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  • Great movie!
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    Entertaining & inspirational movie, particularly for a student entering college or considering the study of law. Great acting.

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