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…)
First Aired: May 8, 1990
Matlock investigates the murder of a cookie queen, who was out to crumble her competitors with a hostile takeover. Bobby Neil: John Hancock. Chrissie Dubin: Alyson Reed. Maggie Shore: Maryann Plunkett. Donald Ware: Mark Moses. Matlock: Andy Griffith.