Genre: Drama, Mystery
Premise: 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.
S04, E09 (First Aired: Nov. 14, 1989)
The attorney general asks Ben to vindicate a prison guard of murder charges in a mock trial held by mutinous inmates.
S04, E10 (First Aired: Nov. 21, 1989)
Ben gets a lesson about life in prison, while Conrad tries to get insider information on the real killer.