A young criminal attorney and his firm-owning father defend a 19 year-old on trial for a murder that he swears he did not commit. Personal conflicts arise with the attorney and his father while the prosecution puts on a dramatic and convincing argument of guilt. Written by
Did You Know?
Snippets of this 50 year old television drama were used in the 2007 television program "Boston Legal" (episode: Son of the Defender) where the now older Shatner recalled back to instances where he and his father (played by Ralph Bellamy
) were in discussion of a man's innocence, played by the then unknown Steve McQueen
. It melded well into the Boston Legal episode. See more
Spin-off The Defenders
Introduction from "Le Coq d' Or"
Music by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov See more