"The Blizzard"
Season 2, Episode 10
#23 in series (193 episodes)
Series: Night Court
Network/Country: NBC-TV / United States
Air date December 6, 1984
Production code 185611
Written by: Reinhold Weege
Directed by: Jeff Melman
Guest stars: Mike Finneran
Jack Riley
John DiSanti
Dennis Burkley
Michael Griswold
Charlotte Portney
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The Blizzard was the 10th episode of Season 2 of Night Court, also the 23rd overall series episode. Written by Reinhold Weege, the episode was directed by Jeff Melman. The episode, which aired on NBC-TV, first aired on December 6, 1984. 

"The Blizzard"
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A blizzard traps everyone in the courthouse and Dan in an elevator with a man who's attracted to him.


A snowstorm traps the gang inside the courthouse without supplies, as an electrical failure traps Dan in an elevator with a gay man who finds him very attractive.

Plot Summary

A blizzard traps everyone in the courtroom without electricity or supplies. Well, almost everyone: Harry (Harry Anderson) is stuck in an elevator with a gentleman named Warren Wilson, who turns out to be gay--and who is also very, VERY attracted to the nonplussed judge. Former Bob Newhart Show costar Jack Riley is atypically cast as the love-smitten Mr. Wilson.

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