The Paper Chase was a 1 hour dramatic series premiering on CBS in 1978. Based on the movie and novel, rural Minnesotan James T. Hart (James Stephens) is unprepared for the life of a first-year law student at an Ivy League law school. In his first class, he elicits the ire of revered and feared contracts professor Charles W. Kingsfield (John Houseman). But Hart is committed and smart. In order to keep up with the never-ending workload, Hart joins a study group for support. Each episode explores the trials and tribulations, the successes and failures, the competition and camaraderie that each student faces. This set includes 6 DVDs. Director Georg Stanford Brown, Mark Cullingham Starring John Houseman, Michael Tucci, Clare Kirkconnell, James Keane, James Stephens, Special Features: Full Frame - 1.33 Audio: Mono - English.