Courtroom drama about a cagey Atlanta defense attorney with a down-home demeanor and uptown strategy. Many of the Harvard-educated lawyer's cases were on the sensational side and often decided by `Perry Mason'-like last-minute revelations on the witness stand. The stories were hardly intricate, but this proved to be Andy Griffith's second monster hit, a (more…)

Season 5, Episode 16 The Man of the Year

First Aired: January 29, 1991

When Man of the Year Matlock (Andy Griffith) is late to his own luncheon, his friends satisfy the audience with tales of his adventures (via clips from past episodes). Arthur Saxon: S.A. Griffin. Sheriff: Bo Hopkins. Mrs. McArdle: Marge Redmond. Young Man: Micah Grant.

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