Seinfeld: Season 6, Episode 13

The Scofflaw (26 Jan. 1995)

TV Episode  |  TV-PG  |   |  Comedy
8.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.4/10 from 574 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Kramer is walking down a street and sees a man littering. He calls the guy a "pig" but doing so offends a cop who is standing a few feet away. Of course, the cop isn't paying attention and ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(created by), (created by), 2 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

On TV

Airs Wed. May. 13, 7:00 PM on TBS

ON DISC

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 9999 titles
created 27 Feb 2011
 
a list of 1113 titles
created 02 Jan 2013
 
list image
a list of 1896 titles
created 22 Apr 2013
 
list image
a list of 23 titles
created 8 months ago
 
list image
a list of 23 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The Scofflaw" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Scofflaw (26 Jan 1995)

The Scofflaw (26 Jan 1995) on IMDb 8.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Seinfeld.
« Previous Episode | 96 of 172 Episodes | Next Episode »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
Marty Rackham ...
...
Debby
Ivory Ocean ...
Officer Morgan
...
Salesman
Lillian Lehman ...
Judge
...
Gary Fogel
Danny Breen ...
Guy With Glasses
Bob Shaw ...
Dale Harimoto ...
Reporter
Edit

Storyline

Kramer is walking down a street and sees a man littering. He calls the guy a "pig" but doing so offends a cop who is standing a few feet away. Of course, the cop isn't paying attention and the scofflaw gets away. Kramer decides that he needs a new look and goes with an eye patch. George runs into Gary Fogel, a man who was having cancer and decided not to tell him. But he did tell Jerry, who reveals that he made himself nearly sick being nice to the guy. The next day, George meets with Gary, who drops a bombshell that he never actually had cancer and that the operation revealed that it was benign. Kramer decides to go apologize to the cop on his way to get a book signed by Elaine's ex-boyfriend Jake Jarmel (see episode "The Sniffing Accountant"). The cop reveals a story about a brown Dodge sedan that has become his "white whale" - the scofflaw has racked up more parking tickets than anyone in New York and that he almost nailed him until Kramer made his remark. Kramer goes to the book ... Written by halo1k

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 January 1995 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The title refers to a person who breaks laws that are not basically criminal in nature such as parking violations and tax laws. See more »

Goofs

A parking meter is shown right next to a fire hydrant, instead of several feet away as required by law. See more »

Connections

Featured in Seinfeld: The Chronicle (1998) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
"Newman - the White Whale!"
4 October 2011 | by (Israel) – See all my reviews

Season 6, Episode 13, "The Scofflaw" Seinfeld was probably overdue for a weak episode after getting "The Race", "The Switch" and "The Label Maker" in a row; "The Scofflaw" is the weakest episode in season 6, and one of the weakest in the entire series. Which is not to say it doesn't have its moments, of course.

Kramer has some good moments, especially when interacting with Newman, but nothing that happens to him has any really satisfying conclusion, especially the eye-patch which is kinda cool looking but has no real effect on anything else that happens. Elaine's story makes no sense; the one regarding Jerry, George and Gary Fogel is funnier, but Jon Lovitz is incredibly annoying and unlikable. A filler episode, all around.


2 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
board issues Pjgasher-249-634997
Seinfeld pilot Pjgasher-249-634997
How about six? carpet_crawler
Would the show have been better... ChuckCunningham
Jerry, I wanna tell you that meal was the worst. AstralWeeksHatfulOfHollow
Was T-Bone responsible for exposing the Human Fund? tom718
Discuss The Scofflaw (1995) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?