Ben Matlock is a Georgia bred, Harvard educated defense attorney. His fees are huge but he's worth every cent of it as he defends his clients not only in Atlanta but all over the United States. He is cantankerous, gruff and often uses colourful language but beneath it all has a heart of gold.
The long-running show finally ended in 1995 when Andy Griffith who played the lead role, decided that at the age of 69 he wanted to take a break from acting to spend more time with his family.
Season Six sees Matlock go back to his hometown for a family reunion but things turn sticky when a good friend of his nephew's son dies and his rival is charged with murder. Not only that but the whole town seems to ha... read more