First Monday In October

1981, Movie, NR, 98 mins

Grumpy and old, but liberal, Supreme Court Justice Dan Snow (Walter Matthau) resists the appointment of the first lady justice, Ruth Loomis (Jill Clayburgh), to his august company in this sometimes entertaining comedy. Their exchanges, at first mildly amusing, grow tiresome after the first half hour. The film bogs down into an investigation by both judges into the shady dealings of Ruth's deceased tycoon husband. It's all meant to recall the great Tracy-Hepburn films, but the film doesn't even approach the wit and wonder of those marvelous movies. Ronald Neame's direction is slow-paced and even lazy in spots, Matthau loafs about like a cracker-barrel philosopher wh...
Released: 1981 Rated: NR Length: 98 mins

Are You Watching?

First Monday In October
Loading ...

Where To Watch

First Monday In October
Where Price
Amazon Prime$$$
Amazon Prime$$$
Amazon Prime$$$
Amazon Prime$$$
Where When
Where Availability
Availability dates vary by video service provider. Please check your On Demand menu.
Where Price
This movie is not yet available
on dvd.

First Monday In October Clips & Interviews view all

First Monday In October: 5/3/2008

more First Monday In October videos

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular