Diary of a Perfect Murder Poster

Release Date: 1986

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
Ben Matlock (Andy Griffith) is a likable but crabby defense attorney who runs a practice in Atlanta. Aided by his attorney daughter Charlene (Lori Lethin), Matlock must defend Steve Emerson (Steve Inwood), a television reporter who has been accused of murdering his ex-wife. Though the trial proves complex, Matlock presses on with it, relying on his distinctive country charm and uncanny intellect to help him crack the case and bring the true killer to justice.

Cast: Andy Griffith, Lori Lethin, Steve Inwood

Director: Robert Day

Genres: Mystery

Keywords: Murder, Playful, 1980s, Daughter, Underdog, House, Bar, Investigation, Engaging, Emotional, Mystery