Night Court - Season 5

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Episode Guide

  • Danny Got His Gun (1)
    5/12/88
    9.1
    Dan flip-flops on his active duty for the Army Reserve until he learns it will be in a tropical paradise with a beautiful lady officer.
  • Mac's Millions
    Episode 21
    5/5/88
    7.7
    Mac quits after inheriting $2 million from his grandfather, leaving his friends at the mercy of the most incompetent court clerk in New York.
  • Top Judge
    Episode 20
    4/8/88
    8.7
    Harry becomes uncharacteristically glum and morose after an elderly judge dies after one of Harry's pranks, so his friends urge him to respond when a new judge lays claim to Harry's crown as the "King of the Courtroom Cutups."
  • 4/1/88
    7.6
    The gang joins Roz in an encounter group she's required to attend to temper her hostile attitude at work, and they see a new side to their co-worker.
  • Russkie Business
    Episode 18
    3/25/88
    7.0
    Yakov returns for some help in getting a visa to return to Russia to visit his mother.
  • Heart of Stone
    Episode 17
    2/25/88
    7.3
    An old flame of Harry's drops by to renew their relationship but neglects to tell him she's married.
  • 2/18/88
    9.7
    Panic grips the courtroom as the gang races to clear 207 cases in one session so a millionaire will donate money to save an orphanage and so Dan can win an office pool for the most convictions.
  • Chrizzi's Honor
    Episode 15
    2/11/88
    7.3
    A very nice stranger on the run from the mob crashes Christine's anniversary party in honor of Charles and Diana.
  • I'm OK, You're Catatonic/Schizophrenic
    Dan ties up Mel Torme so Harry can meet him but the judge is preoccupied with trying to keep his stepfather Buddy out of a mental hospital.
  • Hit the Road, Jack
    Episode 13
    1/14/88
    7.8
    Christine's father makes plans to retire to Florida, but winds up living with her and hanging out with Dan.
  • 1/7/88
    8.7
    Dan frantically tries to rid himself of a briefcase containing a time bomb that someone has handcuffed to his wrist while Joy demands that Bull treat her as he would a sighted woman. Also Dan's real name is also revealed to the staff.
  • Let It Snow
    Episode 11
    12/17/87
    9.1
    A blizzard traps everyone inside the courthouse and cancels holiday plans, including a visit from Bull's mother, the skipper of a garbage scow.
  • Constitution (2)
    Constitution (2)
    Episode 10
    12/10/87
    8.0
    Harry has his hands full trying to find a missing Roz, who has injected herself with too much insulin and is hallucinating, doing his best to listen to a man who is threatening to set an original draft of the Constitution on fire, and juggling a television production team that wants Harry to push a court case along because the show is due to go live any minute.moreless
  • Constitution (1)
    Constitution (1)
    Episode 9
    12/3/87
    7.9
    Harry prepares to celebrate the 200th birthday of the Constitution, but his good mood is hampered when Roz collapses in the cafeteria and is diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes.
  • No Hard Feelings
    Episode 8
    11/29/87
    9.0
    Harry hires a blind assistant whose abrasive sense of humor puts everyone on edge and Dan struggles with impotence when he meets a seductive prospective employer.
  • 11/19/87
    9.3
    Dan's sadistic boss asks him to look out for his very attractive niece while Harry tries to prevent a TV hero of yesteryear from killing himself.
  • Mac's Dilemma
    Episode 6
    11/12/87
    7.5
    An old friend asks Mac to lose his court records and a Japanese man about to be honored by the governor dies while in custody.
  • Safe
    Episode 5
    10/29/87
    9.3
    Harry traps himself inside a safe while practicing a magic trick and Dan is pursued by a little devil who seems to know all about him.
  • Ladies Night
    Episode 4
    10/22/87
    8.6
    Christine and Roz visit a male strip joint to do some female bonding, but Harry and the guys show up just as the show gets going.
  • Death of a Bailiff
    Episode 3
    10/15/87
    8.7
    Bull decides to give away all his worldly goods after hearing God's voice when he's struck by lightning on the roof of the courthouse.
  • Her Honor (4)
    Her Honor (4)
    Episode 2
    9/24/87
    8.8
    While preparing to attempt his outrageous stunt, Harry talks to and saves the life of a suicidal man.
  • Her Honor (3)
    Her Honor (3)
    Episode 1
    9/17/87
    8.9
    Christine nervously takes the bench as Dan and Mac try to cover for the newly reinstated Harry, who's planning the greatest gag of all time.