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Matlock

Don't be fooled by his down-home demeanor and country-boy ways; criminal defense lawyer Ben Matlock is worth every penny of his fee. Count on Matlock to visit the crime scene, scope out the clues everyone else missed, and dramatically reveal the real criminal (usually a killer) during a climactic trial sequence.

Premiere:
Sep 20, 1986
Original Network:
ABC
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All Upcoming Times for Matlock

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The Black Widow

S03, E10  (First Aired: Feb. 14, 1989)
A death and new evidence hamper Ben's efforts to clear the name of a wrongfully imprisoned former client.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Doctors

S01, E25  (First Aired: May. 12, 1987)
A young resident seeks Ben's defense when he is framed for the murder of his formidable chief surgeon.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Dating Game

S09, E07  (First Aired: Nov. 17, 1994)
Ben and Jerri pose as video-dating customers to find a murderer who may have used the service.
  • Wed 6/29
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
  • WPTVDT2

Blind Justice

S02, E03  (First Aired: Sep. 29, 1987)
A sculptor (David Ogden Stiers) frames Michelle's friend for the murder of the man responsible for his blindness.
  • Thu 6/30
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Husband

S02, E05  (First Aired: Oct. 20, 1987)
Ben tackles a case in which a murdered man's three wives are suspects in the killing.
  • Thu 6/30
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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The Confession

S09, E08  (First Aired: Dec. 1, 1994)
Ben's visiting friend Julie discovers she may have sent an innocent man to prison.
  • Thu 6/30
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
  • WPTVDT2

The Annihilator

S02, E04  (First Aired: Oct. 13, 1987)
A surprise witness seems to hinder an acquittal for Ben's client (Dick Butkus), a professional wrestler accused of murder.
  • Fri 7/1
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Network

S02, E08  (First Aired: Dec. 1, 1987)
A TV producer is accused of murdering the programming chief at the top-rated network.
  • Fri 7/1
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Buddies

S04, E12  (First Aired: Dec. 12, 1989)
Ben is surprised to discover that a reopened, 35-year-old murder case reveals familiar suspects.
  • Fri 7/1
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
  • WPTVDT2

The Best Friend

S02, E09  (First Aired: Dec. 8, 1987)
Matlock defends the subject of a slain biographer and learns a disturbing fact about his client during the trial.
  • Sat 7/2
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Country Boy

S02, E10  (First Aired: Dec. 15, 1987)
Ben defends a country singer (David Carradine) who was too drunk to remember whether he killed his sister-in-law.
  • Sat 7/2
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Gift

S02, E11  (First Aired: Dec. 22, 1987)
When Matlock takes on the defense of a man accused of murdering his vindictive ex-wife, he also has his hands full baby-sitting the man's daughter.
  • Sun 7/3
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Gambler

S02, E12  (First Aired: Dec. 29, 1987)
Matlock goes to Las Vegas to defend a friend (Bruce Weitz) charged with murdering his girlfriend (Marg Helgenberger).
  • Sun 7/3
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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The Body

S02, E13  (First Aired: Jan. 5, 1988)
Matlock defends a woman accused of killing the exercise instructor she believed was having an affair with her husband.
  • Mon 7/4
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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The Reunion

S02, E14  (First Aired: Jan. 12, 1988)
Ben must defend an old friend when a former law school classmate, who was the accused's business partner, is murdered.
  • Mon 7/4
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Kidnapper

S04, E18  (First Aired: Feb. 6, 1990)
Michelle and Conrad search for Ben, who may have been kidnapped by vengeful ex-convicts.
  • Mon 7/4
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
  • WPTVDT2

The Gigolo

S02, E15  (First Aired: Jan. 19, 1988)
Ben defends a dance instructor charged in the murder of a wealthy, jealous matron who cut off his money.
  • Tue 7/5
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Umpire

S02, E16  (First Aired: Jan. 26, 1988)
Ben defends his boss (Richard Kline), accused of killing an umpire during his softball team's playoff game.
  • Tue 7/5
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Informer

(First Aired: Feb. 20, 1990)
Ben finds his life in jeopardy defending an attorney framed for a mobster's murder.
  • Tue 7/5
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
  • WPTVDT2

The Hucksters

S02, E19  (First Aired: Feb. 16, 1988)
Ben must defend an infuriated investor who is accused of murdering the slick owner of a bogus company.
  • Wed 7/6
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Lovelorn

S02, E20  (First Aired: Feb. 23, 1988)
Matlock encounters a family full of suspects when an advice-to-the-lovelorn columnist is murdered.
  • Wed 7/6
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Informer

(First Aired: Feb. 20, 1990)
Ben finds his life in jeopardy defending an attorney framed for a mobster's murder.
  • Wed 7/6
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
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The Genius

S02, E21  (First Aired: Mar. 15, 1988)
When his genius nephew (Bill Mumy) is accused of murder, Ben's only hope for acquittal lies in his client's ability to outwit a computer.
  • Thu 7/7
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Magician

S02, E22  (First Aired: Mar. 22, 1988)
Ben unearths more than one suspect while defending a magician (Michael E. Knight) accused of murdering a devious assistant.
  • Thu 7/7
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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The Fatal Seduction

S08, E02  (First Aired: Sep. 30, 1993)
At a beach resort to attend a high-school sweetheart's funeral, Ben is drawn into the investigation of two men's deaths.
  • Thu 7/7
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
  • WPTVDT2

The Fisherman

S02, E23  (First Aired: Mar. 29, 1988)
Ben defends a Vietnamese fisherman accused of killing the man who was terrorizing him and his fellow countrymen.
  • Fri 7/8
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Heiress

S02, E24  (First Aired: May. 3, 1988)
Upon her release from a mental sanitarium, an heiress faces charges of murdering the accountant handling her trust fund.
  • Fri 7/8
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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The Fatal Seduction

S08, E03  (First Aired: Oct. 7, 1993)
Ben defends a man against murder charges stemming from a date-rape shakedown scheme.
  • Fri 7/8
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
  • WPTVDT2

The Lemon

S03, E01  (First Aired: Nov. 29, 1988)
Ben's new neighbor (Don Knotts) is framed for the murder of a car dealer who sold him a defective automobile.
  • Sat 7/9
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Mistress

S03, E04  (First Aired: Dec. 20, 1988)
Ben searches for a witness capable of clearing his client in her unfaithful husband's murder.
  • Sat 7/9
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The DJ

S03, E05  (First Aired: Jan. 3, 1989)
Ben dislikes his client, an obnoxious radio personality accused of killing a rival disc jockey.
  • Sun 7/10
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Captain

S03, E06  (First Aired: Jan. 10, 1989)
Ben defends a patrolman framed for murder but is upset when the prime suspect appears to be the chief of police, an old friend.
  • Sun 7/10
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Vendetta

S03, E07  (First Aired: Jan. 17, 1989)
Convinced his brother was framed for murder, a psychopath takes Matlock's associates hostage.
  • Mon 7/11
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Black Widow

S03, E10  (First Aired: Feb. 14, 1989)
A death and new evidence hamper Ben's efforts to clear the name of a wrongfully imprisoned former client.
  • Mon 7/11
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
  • HMM
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  • 468
  • HMMHD

The Kidnapping

S08, E13  (First Aired: Jan. 13, 1994)
An FBI agent investigating the kidnapping of Ben's friend is accused of killing a colleague.
  • Mon 7/11
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
  • WPTVDT2

The Other Woman

S03, E11  (First Aired: Feb. 21, 1989)
Another suspect's dual personality damages Ben's defense of a psychiatrist accused of killing a patient.
  • Tue 7/12
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Starlet

S03, E12  (First Aired: Feb. 28, 1989)
Ben defends an ex-girlfriend's (Anne Francis) daughter (Nia Peeples), a pageant winner accused of murdering a contestant.
  • Tue 7/12
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Kidnapping

S08, E14  (First Aired: Jan. 20, 1994)
Ben sets out to prove the innocence of an FBI agent who is involved in a murder setup and the kidnapping of Ben's friend.
  • Tue 7/12
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
  • WPTVDT2