Ruth Loomis becomes the first woman appointed to the United States Supreme Court. A staunch conservative, she immediately runs into conflict with Dan Snow, the high court's resident liberal. Although, they never agree on the issues before the Court, they develop a respect and affection for one another after several comedic encounters. Written by
Dave Gan <email@example.com>
In the Supreme Court, there are only eight of them against all of her.
Did You Know?
The nick-names that Justice Daniel Snow (Walter Matthau
) had for Justice Ruth Loomis (Jill Clayburgh
) were "Madam Just-ess" and "The Lysol Lady of Orange County". See more
Justice Loomis views a pornographic film to decide it it has "redeeming social or artistic importance". This is an outdated standard for obscenity which was superseded by the so-called "Miller test" in 1973. See more
Justice Dan Snow
I don't care how you seat them, try chairs.
from "Water Music"
Music by George Frideric Handel
Arranged by Ian Fraser See more