Night Games


1h 30m 1974

Brief Synopsis

Unorthodox Harvard-educated lawyer, trying to carve out a practice in a small Arizona town with his young bride, defends a pretty socialite accused of murdering her husband in this pilot to the "Petrocelli" series (1974-76). Barry Newman originated the character in the theatrical feature "The Lawyer

Film Details

Release Date
1974
Production Company
CBS Television Studios; NBC Entertainment

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

Synopsis

Unorthodox Harvard-educated lawyer, trying to carve out a practice in a small Arizona town with his young bride, defends a pretty socialite accused of murdering her husband in this pilot to the "Petrocelli" series (1974-76). Barry Newman originated the character in the theatrical feature "The Lawyer" (1970), and continued the role, along with Susan Howard and Albert Salmi, in the later series.

Film Details

Release Date
1974
Production Company
CBS Television Studios; NBC Entertainment

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 30m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States March 16, 1974

See also "Petrocelli" for information on the subsequent series.