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"Pretty In Pink" 
Watch clips from "Pretty in Pink"
(13:36) wm stream; 340 bitrate / no downloads
Watch clip from "Frasier"
(:55) wm stream; 340 bitrate / no downloads
Yes, that's James on the phone.
Listen to him tell Conan where and how he was when he made this call.
[Thanks to mauibabe for the clip]
"Less Than Zero" 
two clips from "Less
Tub" and "I'm Getting Out"
[site owner note: The opening graduation scene was filmed at Mt. St.
Mary's College in Brentwood while I was a staff member there; that
scene is not included here, however]
"The Stickup" 
"The Stickup" movie clip
Media stream (10:44)
"The First Move": The Practice
Alan: "Tara, whether I'm committing random
acts of kindness or impersonating an airline executive or even
talking back to a judge, it's always about getting the girl."
never make the first move. It's beneath me"
Tara" "I always make the first move. But I'm not going to
Play "The First Move" (2:15 min.)
Download "The First Move" (5 mb; right-click & "save
The Practice Finale
The Practice - Cheers, part 1; Season 8,
episode 22; Series Finale; airdate: May 16, 2004 (1 hour)
At Crane, Poole & Schmidt, Denny Crane (William Shatner) and Alan Shore
appear before Judge Eugene Young, and Hannah Rose (Rebecca De Mornay)
recuperates from the punch she suffered at the hands of Ellenor. Meanwhile,
Jamie takes a position at Berluti's new legal shingle, and Ellenor invites
Bobby Donnell (guest star Dylan McDermott) to help his former colleagues bid
an official goodbye to the old firm, as they each embark on the next phase of
their professional lives.
"This is the problem with having feelings. People expect you to talk about
them." Alan Shore
Play "Cheers", Part 1 (5 min.)
Play "Cheers", Part 2 (5 min.)
Play "Cheers", Part 3 (9 min.)
Play "Cheers", Part 4 (9 min.)
Play "Cheers", Part 5 (14 min.)
"I'm a Mess" (2:25) Watch this scene between Alan and Tara. Lots
of angst, pride, anguish and self-denial - just the thing to keep
us hanging throughout the summer!
Watch a Boston Legal promo clip from August
Play Boston Legal promo clip (15 sec.)
"Fleet Street" TV Promo
Alan Shore and Denny Crane lead the brigade of
high-priced civil litigators in an upscale Boston law firm in a series
focusing on the professional and personal lives of brilliant, but often
emotionally-challenged, attorneys. Fast-paced, darkly comedic, the series
will confront social issues, moral conscience, safe sex, pursuit of happiness
and money, with varying degrees of priority. Escape to the law firm on One
Fleet Street.-where anything goes… and often will. (ABC
Play "Fleet Street" (15 sec.)
The Decryption Scene
James Spader in Stargate (1994); Movie Clip:
Dr. Daniel Jackson deciphers the carvings on the cover stone and sees the
Stargate for the first time, then activates it and sends in a probe. I adore
his presentation before the military brass.
"Stargate" Scene 2 (10 min.)
Practice Series Finale Promo
The Practice Series Finale Promo (:30)
"Speaking of Sex"
The Elevator Scene
Melinda: Unsafe at any speed.
Spader: The elevator?
Melinda: No. The corvette.
"Speaking of Sex" Elevator Scene (9 min.)