"Nuts About Harry"
Season 2, Episode 14
#27 in Series (193 episodes)
Series: Night Court
Network/Country: NBC-TV / United States
Air date January 17, 1985
Production code 185603
Written by Tom Reeder
Directed by: Jeff Melman
Guest stars: James Cromwell
Raye Birk
Deborah Harmon
 George Pentecost
Kevin Peter Hall
Kate Zentall
Charles Bouvier
Peter Iacangelo
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Nuts About Harry was the 14th episode of Season 2 of Night Court, also the 27th overall series episode. Written by Tom Reeder, the episode was directed by Jeff Melman. The episode, which aired on NBC-TV, first aired on January 17, 1985. 

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Patients from a mental institution stage a strike to convince the court they're being mistreated at the hospital.


A group of mental patients fleeing from their hospital run loose in the courtroom, with one, a mute, shutting herself in a closet with a revolver.

Plot Summary Edit

A group of mental patients use the courtroom to rebel against the shoddy treatment afforded them by their nursing-home staff. Things get a tad out of hand when one of the patients, a mute, locks herself in the chambers of Judge Harry (Harry Anderson), armed with a revolver. This episode was originally slated to air on October 24, 1984, then on December 13 of that same year.

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