First Monday in October
First Monday in October (1981)

Based on a Broadway play by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee, conservative Ruth Loomis (Jill Clayburgh) becomes the first woman to be appointed to the United States Supreme Court, much to the dismay of liberal justice Dan Snow (Walter… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: August 21, 1981
DVD Release Date: July 6, 2004
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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
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First Day in October puts up front the precise comic timing of Walter Matthau as an outspoken liberal justice of the Supreme Court.

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