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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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The Murder Game

S08, E17  (First Aired: Feb. 10, 1994)
Ben agrees to participate in a charity event -- a murder mystery weekend that becomes all too real when the host is found dead.
  • Wed 5/23
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
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The Nightmare

S06, E04  (First Aired: Nov. 1, 1991)
On his way to a dude ranch, Ben is knocked unconscious and dreams of himself as a frontier lawyer, with Conrad as a gunslinging client and Julie as the owner of a boardinghouse.
  • Thu 5/24
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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The Marriage Counselor

S06, E05  (First Aired: Nov. 8, 1991)
Ben's insurance agent (Ron Fassler) is charged with murdering a deceitful marriage counselor (Bryan Cranston) after the police learn the adviser was having an affair with the agent's wife (Kim Johnston Ulrich).
  • Thu 5/24
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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The Dame

S06, E06  (First Aired: Nov. 15, 1991)
In a flashback case involving the young widow (Sheree J. Wilson) of a wealthy older man (Daniel Benzali), Ben recalls the investigative techniques his father taught him.
  • Thu 5/24
  • 7:00AM-8:00AM
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Brennan

S08, E18  (First Aired: Feb. 17, 1994)
Ben vies with a formidable D.A. (George Dzundza) while defending a client accused of killing a city councilwoman.
  • Thu 5/24
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
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The Suspect

S06, E07  (First Aired: Nov. 29, 1991)
Evidence uncovered in Michelle's case may incriminate Ben's murder client (Brynn Thayer), but attorney/client privilege bars action.
  • Fri 5/25
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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The Suspect

S06, E08  (First Aired: Nov. 29, 1991)
Evidence uncovered in Michelle's case may incriminate Ben's murder client (Brynn Thayer), but attorney/client privilege bars action.
  • Fri 5/25
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
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The Defense

S06, E09  (First Aired: Dec. 6, 1991)
A grandmother's testimony is vital to Ben's defense of a youth who is charged with murdering his abusive father to protect his mother.
  • Fri 5/25
  • 7:00AM-8:00AM
  • 256
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P.I.

S08, E19  (First Aired: Mar. 3, 1994)
Ben's friend (George Peppard), a private investigator, and his estranged daughter (Tracy Nelson) try to re-establish their relationship while probing the murder of a director's (Jonathan Banks) mistress.
  • Fri 5/25
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
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The Game Show

S06, E10  (First Aired: Dec. 13, 1991)
Defending a game-show host (Peter Haskell) accused of killing his producer, Ben learns others had motives.
  • Sat 5/26
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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The Godfather

S08, E20  (First Aired: Apr. 28, 1994)
Ben throws a prenuptial party for his goddaughter at his house, resulting in murder.
  • Mon 5/28
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
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The Temptation

S08, E15  (First Aired: Jan. 27, 1994)
Ben's daughter Leanne becomes involved with a man who burgled her home, took her diary and now seems to know everything about her.
  • Tue 5/29
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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The Crook

S08, E16  (First Aired: Feb. 3, 1994)
A rare-book collector, who is also a parishioner at Ben's church, is accused of killing a college professor.
  • Tue 5/29
  • 7:00AM-8:00AM
  • 256
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The Idol

S08, E21  (First Aired: May. 19, 1994)
Ben represents fellow lawyer Sam Haskins, who got involved in blackmail and murder while vacationing with his girlfriend on St. Thomas.
  • Tue 5/29
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
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  • 1189
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The Murder Game

S08, E17  (First Aired: Feb. 10, 1994)
Ben agrees to participate in a charity event -- a murder mystery weekend that becomes all too real when the host is found dead.
  • Wed 5/30
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
  • HMM
  •  
  •  
  • 468
  • HMMHD
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  • 1459
  • HMMHD

Brennan

S08, E18  (First Aired: Feb. 17, 1994)
Ben vies with a formidable D.A. (George Dzundza) while defending a client accused of killing a city councilwoman.
  • Wed 5/30
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
  • HMM
  •  
  •  
  • 468
  • HMMHD
  •  
  •  
  • 1459
  • HMMHD

P.I.

S08, E19  (First Aired: Mar. 3, 1994)
Ben's friend (George Peppard), a private investigator, and his estranged daughter (Tracy Nelson) try to re-establish their relationship while probing the murder of a director's (Jonathan Banks) mistress.
  • Wed 5/30
  • 7:00AM-8:00AM
  • 256
  • HMM
  •  
  •  
  • 468
  • HMMHD
  •  
  •  
  • 1459
  • HMMHD

The Idol

S08, E22  (First Aired: May. 19, 1994)
Ben represents fellow lawyer Sam Haskins, who got involved in blackmail and murder while vacationing with his girlfriend on St. Thomas.
  • Wed 5/30
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
  • WPTVDT2
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  • 1189
  • WPTVDT2

The Godfather

S08, E20  (First Aired: Apr. 28, 1994)
Ben throws a prenuptial party for his goddaughter at his house, resulting in murder.
  • Thu 5/31
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Scandal

S09, E03  (First Aired: Oct. 20, 1994)
The prime suspect in the murder of a prominent attorney is an employee (Melora Hardin) who accused him of sexual harassment.
  • Thu 5/31
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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The Dare

S09, E04  (First Aired: Oct. 27, 1994)
Murder occurs after a millionaire philanthropist (Terry O'Quinn) tells Ben he is planning one and dares him to solve it.
  • Thu 5/31
  • 7:00AM-8:00AM
  • 256
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The Accused

S09, E01  (First Aired: Oct. 13, 1994)
A writer who claims she killed in self-defense turns to Ben for help; Ben hires a new investigator.
  • Thu 5/31
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
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The Tabloid

S09, E05  (First Aired: Nov. 3, 1994)
A senatorial candidate (Tricia O'Neil) is accused of murdering the editor of a tabloid that smeared her.
  • Fri 6/1
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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The Coach

S09, E06  (First Aired: Nov. 10, 1994)
After a college basketball coach clashes with a booster over recruiting techniques, he is accused of murder.
  • Fri 6/1
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  • 256
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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.
  • Fri 6/1
  • 7:00AM-8:00AM
  • 256
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The Accused

S09, E02  (First Aired: Oct. 13, 1994)
A writer who claims she killed in self-defense turns to Ben for help; Ben hires a new investigator.
  • Fri 6/1
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
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  • 1189
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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.
  • Sat 6/2
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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Dead Air

S09, E09  (First Aired: Dec. 8, 1994)
When a popular radio DJ is suspected in the murder of his partner whom he despised, Ben searches for the real killer.
  • Mon 6/4
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  • 256
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The Getaway

S09, E10  (First Aired: Jan. 5, 1995)
Matlock's client needs the testimony of a 12-year-old witness who insists on making a deal with the lawyer.
  • Mon 6/4
  • 7:00AM-8:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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  • 1459
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The Scandal

S09, E03  (First Aired: Oct. 20, 1994)
The prime suspect in the murder of a prominent attorney is an employee (Melora Hardin) who accused him of sexual harassment.
  • Mon 6/4
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
  • WPTVDT2
  •  
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  • 1189
  • WPTVDT2

The Verdict

S09, E11  (First Aired: Jan. 12, 1995)
The town's new assistant district attorney must prosecute her former lover, who has secured Matlock for his defense.
  • Tue 6/5
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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The Deadly Dose

S09, E12  (First Aired: Feb. 2, 1995)
Jerri's sister is accused of murdering a surgeon who had her fired after he was sued for malpractice.
  • Tue 6/5
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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The Target

S09, E13  (First Aired: Feb. 9, 1995)
After bailing out of a fishing trip because of seasickness, Ben thinks the ensuing explosion that killed a judge friend was intended for him.
  • Tue 6/5
  • 7:00AM-8:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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  • 1459
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The Dare

S09, E04  (First Aired: Oct. 27, 1994)
Murder occurs after a millionaire philanthropist (Terry O'Quinn) tells Ben he is planning one and dares him to solve it.
  • Tue 6/5
  • 10:00AM-11:00AM
  • 216
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  • 1189
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The Assault

S09, E14  (First Aired: Feb. 16, 1995)
After Matlock is mugged, he repays the man who helped him by offering legal representation in a lawsuit.
  • Wed 6/6
  • 5:00AM-6:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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  • 1459
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The Heist

S09, E15  (First Aired: Apr. 27, 1995)
When Ben's old friend tracks bank robbers, the former FBI agent's rusty skills get him arrested for murder.
  • Wed 6/6
  • 6:00AM-7:00AM
  • 256
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  • 468
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  • 1459
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The Heist

S09, E16  (First Aired: Apr. 27, 1995)
When Ben's old friend tracks bank robbers, the former FBI agent's rusty skills get him arrested for murder.
  • Wed 6/6
  • 7:00AM-8:00AM
  • 256
  • HMM
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  • 468
  • HMMHD
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  • 1459
  • HMMHD