The Paper Chase (1978–1986)

TV Series   |    |  Drama

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The trials of a group of law students under the tutelage of a strict professor.




  • David Opatoshu and Martha Scott in The Paper Chase (1978)
  • John Friedrich in The Paper Chase (1978)
  • John Houseman and James Stephens in The Paper Chase (1978)
  • Mady Kaplan and Michael Tucci in The Paper Chase (1978)
  • Lynn Swann in The Paper Chase (1978)
  • Tony Lo Bianco in The Paper Chase (1978)

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7 February 2010 | SedonaRocksFilms
| I was the composer for the whole series
I am Stephen Seretan, and I wrote all the music for the series from CBS to Showtime. John Houseman was a joy to work with and a good friend. I miss him.

He was an original. The series was great fun and a dream job for me.

Thanks for all the nice comments.

I would love to see it aired again.

The shows had very little music for each episode, so my job was easy. Does anyone remember the scores to any shows? I would like to know. Film music is supposed to be "not heard" by the audience, but in our show it was prominent. I had several themes going to bind the drama together.

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