Matlock (1986–1995)
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The Trial: Part 1 

Matlock is tapped as a special prosecutor in the murder of a crooked prosecutor, who deliberately lost a case against a toy company. Things heat up when he is murdered.

Director:

Frank Thackery

Writers:

Dean Hargrove (created by), Anne Collins (teleplay) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Andy Griffith ... Ben Matlock
Nancy Stafford ... Michelle Thomas
Julie Sommars ... Julie March (credit only)
Clarence Gilyard Jr. ... Conrad McMasters
Mike Farrell ... Judge David Bennett
Diana Muldaur ... Judge Diana Levin
Carmen Argenziano ... Tom O'Hare
Ned Bellamy ... Jimmy Giles
Terry Bozeman ... Attorney General Stuart Roberts
John Carter ... A.D.A. Howard Wright
David Froman David Froman ... Lt. Bob Brooks
Marilyn McIntyre ... Ginny Wright
Rick Podell ... Glenn Connor
Thom Sharp ... John McLean
Robert J. Bernard Robert J. Bernard ... Maxwell Toys V.P.
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Storyline

Matlock is tapped as a special prosecutor in the murder of a crooked prosecutor, who deliberately lost a case against a toy company. Things heat up when he is murdered.

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Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 February 1991 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

This borrows a number of points from the movie "All the President's Men". There is a Deep Throat character, a "follow the money" assertion, and a 'special signal' for initiating clandestine meetings. Ben even mentions the movie. See more »

Connections

References All the President's Men (1976) See more »

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