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Added by BadSmile on 3 Apr 2011 03:21
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Courtroom / Trial movies

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People who added this item 2420 Average listal rating (1583 ratings) 8.7 IMDB Rating 9
12 Angry Men (1957)
Plot: A dissenting juror in a murder trial slowly manages to convince the others that the case is not as obviously clear as it seemed in court.

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People who added this item 212 Average listal rating (138 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8.1
Plot: Based on a real-life case in 1925, two great lawyers argue the case for and against a science teacher accused of the crime of teaching evolution.

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People who added this item 399 Average listal rating (238 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8.2
Plot: In 1948, an American court in occupied Germany tries four Nazi judges for war crimes.

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People who added this item 1885 Average listal rating (1122 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 8.3
Plot: Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his kids against prejudice.

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People who added this item 551 Average listal rating (350 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 8.4
Plot: Agatha Christie tale of a man on trial for murder: a trial featuring surprise after surprise

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People who added this item 142 Average listal rating (78 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.7
12 (2007)
Plot: 12 jurors must decide the fate of a Chechen teenager charged with murdering his stepfather

Plot: A chronicle of the trial of Jeanne d'Arc on charges of heresy, and the efforts of her ecclesiastical jurists to force Jeanne to recant her claims of holy visions.

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People who added this item 401 Average listal rating (195 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 7.8
The Trial (1962)
Plot: An unassuming office worker is arrested and stands trial, but he is never made aware of his charges.

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People who added this item 792 Average listal rating (530 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7.6
Plot: Two New Yorkers are accused of murder in rural Alabama while on their way back to college, and one of their cousins--an inexperienced, loudmouth lawyer not accustomed to Southern rules and manners--comes in to defend them.

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People who added this item 1731 Average listal rating (1107 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.7
Plot: Neo military lawyer Kaffee defends Marines accused of murder; they contend they were acting under orders.

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People who added this item 421 Average listal rating (240 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.4
The Wrong Man (1956)
Plot: Manny Ballestero is an honest hardworking musician at New York's Stork Club. When his wife needs money for dental treatment, Manny goes to the local insurance office to borrow on her policy. Employees at the office mistake him for a hold-up man who robbed them the year before and the police are called. The film tells the true story of what happened to Manny and his family

People who added this item 1186 Average listal rating (746 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 8.4
Plot: When soldiers in WW1 refuse to continue with an impossible attack, their superiors decide to make an example of them.

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People who added this item 1486 Average listal rating (832 ratings) 8.5 IMDB Rating 8.3
M (1931)
Plot: When the police in a German city are unable to catch a child-murderer, other criminals join in the manhunt.

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People who added this item 348 Average listal rating (205 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 7.7
The Verdict (1982)
Plot: A lawyer sees the chance to salvage his career and self-respect by taking a medical malpractice case to trial rather than settling.

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People who added this item 1163 Average listal rating (710 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.8
Plot: A just divorced man must learn to care for his son on his own, and then must fight in court to keep custody of him.


People who added this item 574 Average listal rating (354 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7.2
The Rainmaker (1997)
Plot: An idealistic young lawyer and his cynical partner take on a powerful law firm representing a corrupt insurance company.

People who added this item 87 Average listal rating (55 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.6
Suspect (1987)
Plot: A judge commits suicide, and his secretary is found murdered. A homeless deaf-mute man, Carl Anderson is arrested for her murder. Public defender Kathleen is assigned by the court as his lawyer. She sets to find the real killer, and gets help from the congressional advisor, Eddie Sanger who is called to be on the jury panel. Together they discover a dangerous circle of corruption in high places

People who added this item 3366 Average listal rating (2182 ratings) 5.7 IMDB Rating 6.3
Plot: When a blonde sorority queen is dumped by her boyfriend, she decides to follow him to law school to get him back and, once there, learns she has more legal savvy than she ever imagined.

People who added this item 770 Average listal rating (511 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 7.1
Runaway Jury (2003)
Plot: A juror on the inside and a woman on the outside manipulate a court trial involving a major gun manufacturer.

People who added this item 21 Average listal rating (15 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 7.6
La Poison (1951)
Plot: The home life of Paul Braconnier and his wife Blandine can hardly be described as one of marital bliss. They hate each other โ€“ to the point of wanting to murder one another. When Braconnier hears about Maรฎtre Aubanel, a defence lawyer who has won over a 100 cases, he decides to visit him. He wants to know how he can kill his wife and get away with it...

People who added this item 3462 Average listal rating (2281 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.5
People who added this item 611 Average listal rating (336 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 8
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People who added this item 52 Average listal rating (34 ratings) 5.5 IMDB Rating 5.8
People who added this item 259 Average listal rating (161 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 7
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People who added this item 300 Average listal rating (180 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.5
Adam's Rib (1949)
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People who added this item 58 Average listal rating (31 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 6.7
True Believer (1989)
People who added this item 44 Average listal rating (23 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 0
People who added this item 41 Average listal rating (22 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.2
People who added this item 1046 Average listal rating (682 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.7
Primal Fear (1996)
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People who added this item 68 Average listal rating (44 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.4
Music Box (1989)
People who added this item 62 Average listal rating (40 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 6.6
Narrow Margin (1990)
People who added this item 378 Average listal rating (239 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 6.1
Disclosure (1994)
People who added this item 59 Average listal rating (26 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 6.6
People who added this item 35 Average listal rating (26 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.4
People who added this item 195 Average listal rating (131 ratings) 5.3 IMDB Rating 5.7
The Juror (1996)
People who added this item 238 Average listal rating (140 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.3
People who added this item 66 Average listal rating (42 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.4
Class Action (1991)
People who added this item 149 Average listal rating (82 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.2
People who added this item 304 Average listal rating (200 ratings) 6.6 IMDB Rating 6.9
People who added this item 55 Average listal rating (33 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 7
People who added this item 339 Average listal rating (177 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 7.9
In Cold Blood (1967)
People who added this item 176 Average listal rating (97 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 7.9
Fury (1936)
People who added this item 1038 Average listal rating (665 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7.3
People who added this item 2571 Average listal rating (1627 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 7.4
People who added this item 320 Average listal rating (225 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 7.1
The Accused (1988)
People who added this item 84 Average listal rating (49 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 7.4
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