"Day Court"
Season 8, Episode 8
#155 in series (193 episodes)
Series: Night Court
Network/Country: NBC-TV / United States
Air date November 9, 1990
Production code 186938
Written by: Kevin Kelton
Directed by: Jim Drake
Guest stars: S. Marc Jordan
Joleen Lutz
Ray Arbruzzo
Phil Leeds
Ralph Manza
I.M. Hobson
William Boyett
Sanley Ullman
Jack Jones
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Day Court was the eighth episode of Season 8 of Night Court, the 155th overall episode in the series. Written by Kevin Kelton, the episode, directed Jim Drake, originallly aired on NBC-TV on November 9, 1990.

"Day Court"
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When the staff shifts to day hours Roz become unbearably perky. Christine also feels a personality change is in order.


Roz surprises everyone by becoming unbearably perky when the staff is temporarily assigned to daytime hours, and Christine decides she must totally change her personality to hang onto Tony and her marriage.

Did You Know?


  • The wizard of Oz (1939 film) - "It's about me, a little dog and a yellow brick road."

Scene exerpts


[after Dan finishes his turning point story]

  • Maitre'd: You must be a night person. I pity you.
  • Dan: Nice eyebrows. Who was your grandmother? A horned owl?
  • Maitre'd Your snappy retort has stung me to the bone. I must write that down. Nitwit.


  • Singin' in the Rain (1952 film) - Roz sings "Good Morning" to Mac and Dan when they arrive at work.

Soundtrack Credits

  • Good Morning (uncredited) (1939 song ) - Lyrics by Arthur Freed, sung by Marsha Warfield
  • Just One of Those Things (song) (uncredited) - Written by Cole Porter, performed by Jack Jones

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