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The Prisoner: Part 1 

After an attempted prison breakout, one of the prisoners is killed, presumably by one of the guards. The prisoners riot and take over the prison, insisting on an in-prison trial for the guard. Matlock is recruited to defend the guard.

Director:

Harvey S. Laidman (as Harvey Laidman)

Writers:

Dean Hargrove (created by), Gerald Sanoff (teleplay by) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Andy Griffith ... Ben Matlock
Nancy Stafford ... Michelle Thomas (credit only)
Julie Sommars ... Julie March (credit only)
Clarence Gilyard Jr. ... Conrad McMasters
David Carradine ... Steve Mazarowski
Michael Champion ... Guard John Jackson
John Lehne John Lehne ... Newman
Tommy 'Tiny' Lister ... Tiny (as 'Tiny' Lister Jr.)
Conor O'Farrell ... Billy Costello
David Paymer ... Lenny Marcus
Daniel Quinn ... Art Spring
Terry Bozeman ... Atty. General Peter Garner
Jordan Charney ... Warden Paul Branden
Troy Evans ... Dick Henderson
Michael Medeiros ... Jim Beck
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Storyline

After an attempted prison breakout, one of the prisoners is killed, presumably by one of the guards. The prisoners riot and take over the prison, insisting on an in-prison trial for the guard. Matlock is recruited to defend the guard.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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kangaroo court | See All (1) »

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 November 1989 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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