Movies that are like A Civil Action

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 6.5
 25K
A Civil Action
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: disturbing, serious, sincere, realistic, factual, dramatic, thought provoking, suspense, bad ending, interesting, earnest, entertaining, suspenseful, clever, melancholic, exciting
Plot: lawyer, small town, courtroom drama, obsession, courtroom, court, dedicated lawyer, investigation, greed, justice, legal investigation, lone hero, corruption, environmental, uncover truth, manipulation, police investigation, corporate crimes, twists & turns, happy ending, chase, mentor, catastrophe, price of justice, law firm, lawsuit, dialogue, book, leukemia, plaintiff, adaptation, death, bankruptcy, righting the wronged, runaway, money, drinking, pornography, against the odds, sacrifice, secrets, redemption, family, dishonesty, culture clash, cancer, legal, classic car, conspiracy, rivalry, success, storytelling, destiny, business, gunfight, revenge, society, vengeance, beautiful scenery, first contact, life turned upside down, fantasy world, hopes, capitalism, guilt, betrayal, hospital, power relations, morality, life is a bitch, negligence, civil action, contamination, toxic, reach out, high priced lawyer, public health, environmental health, gain trust, lawyers and clients, selflessness, hapless, powerful corporation, toxic waste, audio cassette, judiciary, chemical, corporate greed, loan, dead children, radio show, baseball stadium, lightning, thunder, fireworks, feet on table, financial crisis, partner, trial, testimony
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: boston, massachusetts, washington d.c., new jersey
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Philadelphia
Drama
USA
125 min.
 7.7
The Verdict
Drama
USA
129 min.
 7.8
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, dramatic and intense films with plots including mentor, runaway, greed, lawyer, justice, dialogue and corruption themes mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like A Civil Action: Erin Brockovich (2000), The Rainmaker (1997), Puncture (2011), Philadelphia (1993), North Country (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.3
 151K
Erin Brockovich
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Style: touching, factual, captivating, inspirational, uplifting, realistic, sincere, serious, dramatic, romantic, entertaining, interesting, disturbing, witty, earnest, thought provoking, suspense, intense, compassionate, sexy, surprise ending
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lawyer, environmental, court, justice, investigation, fighting the system, single mother, contamination, uncover truth, righting the wronged, against the odds, relationship vs career, corruption, cancer, corporate crimes, manipulation, small town, sacrifice, courtroom, underdog, legal action, legal investigation, greed, mentor, rags to riches, single parent, lawsuit, happy ending, feminism, lone hero, workplace, job seeking, catastrophe, corporate america, runaway, destiny, courage, foul language, conspiracy theory, conspiracy, business, family, moral ambiguity, life, stereotypes, law firm, redemption, ambition, dialogue, prejudice
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1993, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 7.1
 52K
The Rainmaker
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 135 min.
Style: clever, serious, thought provoking, talky, realistic, dramatic, interesting, tense, suspense, intense, entertaining, earnest, exciting
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, courtroom drama, corruption, justice, court, underdog, hospital, dedicated lawyer, revenge, mentor, investigation, murder, greed, chase, business, legal investigation, conspiracy, adaptation, manipulation, secrets, uncover truth, corporate crimes, book, vengeance, police investigation, storytelling, idealism, runaway, terminal illness, redemption, righting the wronged, catastrophe, leukemia, morality, against the odds, dishonesty, domestic violence, police corruption, happy ending, destiny, legal, distopia, culture clash, rivalry, life philosophy, classic car, guilt, power relations, dialogue
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   91%
 
Movie in collections
 6.9
 21K
Puncture
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Style: sincere, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, dramatic, thought provoking, heartbreaking, light, inspirational, suspense, talky, absurd, psychological, bad ending, melancholic
Plot: addiction, underdog, courtroom drama, corruption, drug addiction, lawyer, hospital, aids, drugs/alcohol, dedicated lawyer, drugs, greed, courtroom, mentor, corporate america, heroin, manipulation, legal action, depression, justice, conspiracy, drug abuse, death, weed, police investigation, life & death, righting the wronged, catastrophe, idealism, alone in the world, dishonesty, pornography, legal, solitude, runaway, chase, life philosophy, nudity (full frontal - brief), partners, capitalism, storytelling, buddies, transformation, corporate crimes, happy ending, money, fighting the system, sacrifice, court, dialogue
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1995, year 1998
Place: usa, houston texas, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   62%
 
 7.7
 198K
Philadelphia
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, dramatic, sincere, compassionate, heartbreaking, sad, earnest, interesting, sentimental, intense, gloomy, melancholic, captivating, thought provoking, uplifting, tragic ending
Plot: aids, lawyer, gay, courtroom, courtroom drama, prejudice, court, dedicated lawyer, hospital, homosexuality, rock, lawsuit, gays and lesbians, justice, tragedy, death, stereotypes, underdog, relationships, honest, legal action, mentor, courage, world politics, love, judiciary, terminal illness, corruption, cancer, greed, manipulation, political, family, destiny, love story, human spirit, catastrophe, redemption, disability, politics, culture clash, family drama, injustice, propaganda, pornography, righting the wronged, life philosophy, drinking, partner, dying
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   66%
 
 7.3
 36K
North Country
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, dramatic, disturbing, sexual, sincere, rough, thought provoking, intense, interesting, factual, sexy, harsh
Plot: women, courtroom drama, workplace, small town, court, lawyer, rape, courtroom, father daughter relationship, mining, lawsuit, legal, feminism, sexual harassment, hospital, race issues, sexual abuse, sexualized violence, price of justice, courage, culture clash, justice, vengeance, mentor, corruption, runaway, pornography, idealism, betrayal, storytelling, fighting the system, redemption, brutality, revenge, manipulation, hopes, prejudice, miner, witness, lesbian, love, secret, guilt, survival, greed, catastrophe, politics, sexuality, secrets, family
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: minnesota, usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   49%
 
 6.4
 6K
Class Action
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: talky, clever, serious, realistic, thought provoking, touching, dramatic, exciting, melancholic, suspense
Plot: courtroom drama, father daughter relationship, courtroom, lawyer, dedicated lawyer, court, conspiracy, family drama, mentor, legal investigation, chase, family, police investigation, uncover truth, death, twists & turns, vengeance, idealism, secrets, revenge, destiny, dialogue, parents and children, sacrifice, corruption, single father, supernatural, vigilante, corporate crimes, catastrophe, culture clash, infidelity, righting the wronged, happy ending, life philosophy, assassination, fighting the system, guilt, investigation, betrayal, kidnapping, crime, against the odds, first contact, secret service, dishonesty, redemption, divorce, justice, storytelling
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   56%
 
Ghosts of Mississippi
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: talky, sincere, serious, dramatic, realistic, factual, intense, thought provoking, inspirational, interesting, suspense, compassionate, clever, entertaining, political drama
Plot: courtroom, racism, courtroom drama, assassin, lawyer, murder, assassination, court, dedicated lawyer, segregation, investigation, justice, legal investigation, police investigation, corruption, courage, mentor, murder mystery, catastrophe, period piece, chase, prejudice, greed, injustice, destiny, vengeance, guilt, righting the wronged, runaway, activist, civil rights, trial, widow, dishonesty, conspiracy, hopes, nudity (full frontal - brief), political, culture clash, legal, race issues, politics, dialogue, society, adaptation, power relations, idealism, happy ending, survival, life is a bitch
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 90s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   52%
 
Movie in collections
 7.8
 30K
The Verdict
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Style: talky, clever, realistic, tense, serious, dramatic, suspense, gloomy, cerebral, interesting, intense, thought provoking, earnest, atmospheric, enigmatic, sincere, harsh, dark, suspenseful, witty, touching
Plot: courtroom drama, redemption, hospital, courtroom, court, fighting the system, lawyer, justice, betrayal, legal action, mentor, corruption, greed, coma, character study, doctors, dialogue driven, drinking, police corruption, dialogue, police investigation, morality, terminal illness, manipulation, moral ambiguity, righting the wronged, runaway, investigation, murder, storytelling, crime gone awry, secrets, chase, honest, underdog, dishonesty, twists & turns, cheating, hopes, culture clash, courage, adaptation, prejudice, legal, rivalry, society, power relations, life is a bitch, defense attorney, pinball machine
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   56%
 
A Cry in the Dark
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Style: disturbing, realistic, bleak, serious, dramatic, thought provoking, sincere, tense, intense, biting, light, earnest, emotional, macabre, melancholic, suspense, interesting
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, murder, investigation, tragedy, prejudice, justice, dedicated lawyer, australian, camp, guilt, legal action, false accusation, injustice, uncover truth, trial, greed, runaway, manipulation, islam, catastrophe, culture clash, wilderness, secrets, brutality, crimes, family, legal, police investigation, adaptation, hospital, society, corruption, court, life is a bitch, doctors, mentor, babies and infants, death, lone hero, crime gone awry, survival, dealing with death, court case, wild animal, nightmare, grief, jail, innocence, camping
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   50%
 
 7.1
 27K
The Accused
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: realistic, disturbing, tense, bleak, serious, intense, dramatic, captivating, interesting, psychological, brutal, suspense, thought provoking, sexy, sexual, compassionate, harsh, clever, sincere, heartbreaking, emotional, rough
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   56%
 
Losing Isaiah
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, thought provoking, realistic, sentimental, dramatic, bad ending, melancholic, heartbreaking, light
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   43%
 
 6.6
 33K
Promised Land
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 106 min.
Style: clever, serious, captivating, realistic, thought provoking, sincere, factual, dramatic, touching, earnest, interesting, inspirational, scenic, melancholic, twist ending
Plot: small town, idealism, greed, campaign, teacher, propaganda, small town life, salesman, environmental, manipulation, fighting the system, corruption, mentor, corporate america, business, society, political, social relations, politics, conspiracy theory, catastrophe, poverty, oil, life philosophy, corporate crimes, betrayal, environmentalism, storytelling, redemption, honest, political corruption, loneliness, justice, americana, happy ending, runaway, hopes, morality, surveillance, dialogue, survival, environment, rebellion, internet, money, gunfight, conspiracy, ecology, classic car, fantasy world
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, texas, california, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   100%
 
 7.2
 39K
Conviction
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: emotional, touching, uplifting, serious, dramatic, sincere, realistic, inspirational, heartbreaking, melancholic, earnest, sentimental, sad, compassionate, bad ending, interesting
Plot: courtroom, murder, fighting the system, lawyer, prison, sacrifice, courtroom drama, freedom, guilt, court, dedicated lawyer, death, divorce, justice, legal action, corruption, mentor, false accusation, human spirit, death penalty, police investigation, life, siblings relations, price of justice, childhood, family bonds, crime, redemption, small town, transformation, runaway, family drama, police corruption, law school, testimony, investigation, christmas, money, catastrophe, happy ending, single father, hopes, adaptation, brutality, greed, doctors, classic car, legal, working class, manipulation
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, year 1980, year 1983, year 1993
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   43%
 
Movie in collections
 7.7
 204K
A Few Good Men
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Style: tense, clever, realistic, talky, captivating, serious, dramatic, earnest, intense, suspense, twists and turns, interesting, sincere, entertaining, tricky, suspenseful, witty, surprise ending
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, murder, lawyer, military, corruption, underdog, court, justice, death, dedicated lawyer, sexism, suicide, conspiracy, hotshot lawyer, navy, mentor, secrets, dialogue, investigation, crime, morality, police investigation, moral ambiguity, reluctant partners, greed, twists & turns, chase, army investigation, courage, runaway, manipulation, surveillance, political corruption, murder mystery, storytelling, court martial, catastrophe, guilt, false accusation, destiny, sacrifice, revenge, vengeance, betrayal, redemption, adaptation, politics, military base, u.s. navy
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: cuba, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   33%
 
 6.8
 32K
The Crucible
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Style: talky, serious, disturbing, sincere, realistic, dramatic, emotional, intense, rough, suspenseful, interesting, harsh, melancholic, cerebral, satirical, sexy, atmospheric, suspense, absurd, baroque
Plot: witch, vengeance, politics, adultery, devil, manipulation, justice, legal action, death, greed, witches, sacrifice, religions or cults, adaptation, danger, corruption, dishonesty, paranoia, runaway, guilt, heroes, fantasy world, hopes, curse, passion, legal, love and romance, pornography, investigation, mentor, dialogue, hunting, brutality, catastrophe, rivalry, betrayal, society, court, death penalty, police investigation, nudity (full frontal - brief), state affairs, satan, literature, couples, secrets, small town, redemption, storytelling, power relations
Time: 90s, 1950s, 1600s, 17th century
Place: massachusetts, usa, california, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   47%
 
 6.3
 6K
The River
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Style: emotional, sincere, serious, realistic, gloomy, intense, romantic, dramatic, suspense, melancholic, harsh, interesting, talky, inspirational
Plot: human nature, courage, parents and children, family, bank, factory, small town life, natural disaster, survival, catastrophe, destiny, lone hero, society, lake or river, culture clash, vengeance, family relations, small town, mentor, revenge, chase, couple relations, countryside, oil, family drama, river, down on your luck, children, dysfunctional family, beautiful scenery, corruption, storytelling, forces of nature, parenthood, sacrifice, death, dialogue, against the odds, police investigation, family life, heroes, redemption, love story, runaway, hospital, misfit, nudity (full frontal - brief), brutality, betrayal, justice
Time: 80s
Place: tennessee, usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   36%
 
Before and After
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, suspenseful, tense, intense, sincere, dramatic, suspense, talky, bad ending, melancholic, psychological, bloody, sexy, stylized, earnest, light
Plot: small town, murder, lawyer, dysfunctional family, death, self discovery, family drama, hospital, parents and children, mystery, guilt, family, crimes, justice, deadly, murder mystery, dialogue, dishonesty, parenthood, crime, secrets, corruption, law enforcement, vengeance, storytelling, courtroom, culture clash, police investigation, catastrophe, nudity (full frontal - brief), youth, family problems, family bonds, sisters, manipulation, runaway, mentor, family relations, pornography, social relations, adaptation, life is a bitch, brutality, fugitives, court, happy ending, crumbling marriage, chase, investigation, introspection
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   43%
 
 7.9
 145K
The Insider
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Style: talky, tense, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, serious, dramatic, intense, sincere, interesting, cerebral, factual, enigmatic, clever, breathtaking, psychological, atmospheric, thought provoking
Plot: journalism, corruption, paranoia, workplace, idealism, sacrifice, conspiracy, business, lawyer, whistleblower, manipulation, courtroom, investigation, politics, reporter, greed, secrets, storytelling, corporate america, mentor, uncover truth, twists & turns, corporate crimes, character study, dialogue, price of justice, justice, courage, assassination, life turned upside down, tobacco, runaway, morality, police investigation, surveillance, visceral, righting the wronged, political, betrayal, paranoid, crime gone awry, media, tragedy, complex characters, catastrophe, survival, chase, legal, research, interview
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: south carolina, iran, mississippi, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   42%
 
Movie in collections
 7.4
 114K
A Time to Kill
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Style: suspense, captivating, serious, sincere, realistic, dramatic, intense, touching, thought provoking, interesting, tense, brutal, earnest, psychological
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, courtroom, rape, small town, crime, court, lawyer, vengeance, racism, vigilante, justice, revenge, brutality, dedicated lawyer, vigilantism, race issues, mentor, underdog, segregation, death penalty, legal action, prejudice, corruption, moral ambiguity, morality, sexual abuse, police investigation, stereotypes, chase, runaway, twists & turns, courage, adaptation, guilt, injustice, slavery, secrets, natural disaster, catastrophe, manipulation, conspiracy, culture clash, pornography, betrayal, greed, kidnapping, idealism, happy ending, torture
Time: 90s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   45%
 
...and justice for all.
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Style: clever, suspense, humorous, witty, dark humor, cynical, semi serious, dramatic, realistic, intense, interesting, satirical, tense, biting, talky, entertaining, earnest, compassionate, bad ending, disturbing, offbeat
Plot: courtroom, crime, lawyer, courtroom drama, corruption, court, rape, betrayal, guilt, investigation, dedicated lawyer, justice, greed, mentor, legal action, twists & turns, idealism, police investigation, dialogue, vengeance, moral dilemma, manipulation, morality, chase, secrets, moral ambiguity, murder, revenge, injustice, police corruption, runaway, prejudice, music, sexualized violence, fighting the system, storytelling, catastrophe, crime gone awry, nudity (full frontal - brief), redemption, adaptation, dishonesty, gangsters, culture clash, legal, conspiracy, life & death, honest, death, power relations
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   42%
 
 6.6
 8K
Suspect
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Style: suspenseful, clever, tense, surprise ending, twists and turns, serious, talky, realistic, suspense, mind bending, stylized, bad ending, sexy, interesting, twist ending, intense, entertaining, psychological, light, romantic, melancholic
Plot: mystery, murder, courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, crime, chase, conspiracy, dedicated lawyer, police investigation, murder mystery, homeless, corruption, twists & turns, justice, protagonist as suspect, court, investigation, legal investigation, urban, greed, secrets, dangerous attraction, false accusation, mentor, happy ending, serial killer, catastrophe, pornography, dialogue, betrayal, redemption, president, love story, political conspiracy, surveillance, internet, jury, who done it, manipulation, obsession, runaway, crimes, guilt, romance, danger, conspiracy theory, deadly, government, women
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, vietnam, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   36%
 
The Pelican Brief
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious, captivating, realistic, intense, exciting, interesting, entertaining, clever
Plot: politics, murder, political corruption, conspiracy, lawyer, corruption, chase, assassination, president, assassin, surveillance, paranoia, investigation, conspiracy theory, cia, mentor, courtroom, fbi, crime, amateur detective, espionage, murder mystery, assassins, secrets, court, internet, intrigue, secret service, catastrophe, legal action, adaptation, justice, twists & turns, police investigation, vengeance, legal investigation, manipulation, political, happy ending, political conspiracy, book, runaway, uncover truth, greed, supreme court, judge, professor, obsession, destiny, spies
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new orleans, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   37%
 
A Thousand Acres
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: touching, psychological, talky, serious, gloomy, realistic, emotional, melancholic, dramatic, compassionate, intense, inspirational, sentimental, sexy
Audience: chick flick
Plot: betrayal, dysfunctional family, family, tragedy, vengeance, adultery, sexual abuse, infidelity, family drama, revenge, incest, adaptation, parents and children, book, cancer, dishonesty, legal, literature, sisters, destiny, love and romance, secrets, mentor, women, runaway, rivalry, catastrophe, storytelling, distopia, unfulfillment, death, childhood, couples, writers, greed, family problems, dialogue, family relations, nudity (topless - notable), life is a bitch, couple relations, love affair, siblings relations, justice, redemption, courtroom drama, family in crisis, terminal illness, life philosophy, brutality
Time: 90s
Place: iowa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   30%
 
Movie in collections
 7.1
 83K
Runaway Jury
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Style: suspense, clever, tense, surprise ending, stylized, serious, cynical, realistic, interesting, entertaining, suspenseful, intense, captivating, thought provoking, dramatic, bad ending, twist ending, talky, bilingual
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, corruption, surveillance, manipulation, conspiracy, justice, chase, court, revenge, murder, betrayal, hotshot lawyer, jury, paranoia, guns, twists & turns, police investigation, greed, righting the wronged, runaway, weapons, plot twist, political corruption, secrets, politics, fighting the system, adaptation, mentor, crime, book, political, catastrophe, dishonesty, vengeance, gunfight, destiny, heist, hopes, morality, happy ending, court case, assassination, violence, legal, propaganda, dialogue, rebellion, brainwashing
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, san francisco, ohio, indiana, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   37%
 
Whose Life Is It Anyway?
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, uplifting, realistic, sincere, dramatic, biting, psychological, talky, melancholic, compassionate, sad, intense, earnest, clever, sentimental
Plot: hospital, disability, suicide, dedicated lawyer, life & death, lawyer, death, legal action, destiny, mentor, doctors, human spirit, doctors and patients, drinking, psychiatrist, redemption, fighting the system, existentialism, car accident, gunfight, greed, creativity, legal, courtroom drama, life, transformation, cancer, mad scientist, catastrophe, society, depression, life is a bitch, justice, judge, artist, terminal illness, brutality, dialogue, down on your luck, suicide attempt, life turned upside down, honest, moral ambiguity, small town, corruption, indians, stereotypes, misfit, insanity, prejudice
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   39%
 
 6.3
 3K
Extremities
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious, rough, intense, talky, sexual, realistic, thought provoking, dramatic, disturbing, interesting, sexy, clever, harsh, melancholic, bloody, entertaining, earnest
Plot: revenge, vengeance, rape, violence, vigilantism, sexual abuse, moral dilemma, brutality, confined, justice, manipulation, corruption, vigilante, rivalry, torture, mentor, police investigation, switching roles, dialogue, sexualized violence, court, crimes, survival, greed, catastrophe, adaptation, morality, submission, moral ambiguity, lawyer, redemption, betrayal, storytelling, psychology, runaway, chase, destiny, courtroom, obsession, family, classic car, guilt, police corruption, culture clash, happy ending, alter ego, twists & turns, bullying, fantasy world, violent
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   32%
 
 6.0
 11K
The Chamber
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: talky, serious, gloomy, suspenseful, realistic, rough, thought provoking, suspense, melancholic, dramatic, bad ending, emotional
Plot: prison, vengeance, murder, racism, courtroom, death, dedicated lawyer, book, revenge, lawyer, legal action, adaptation, death row, death penalty, parents and children, prison life, confined, chase, crimes, mentor, life philosophy, catastrophe, deadly, literature, hopes, vampire human love, writers, legal, terrorism, anti semitism, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), haunted by the past, justice, family relations, corruption, politics, power relations, secrets, guilt, life is a bitch, dialogue, twists & turns, brutality, introspection, celebrity culture, pornography, courtroom drama, distopia, death sentence
Time: 90s, year 1967, year 1996
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   35%
 
 6.5
 62K
Changing Lanes
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: realistic, suspense, bleak, serious, sincere, gloomy, dramatic, bad ending, thought provoking, interesting, psychological, intense, tense, road movie, clever, harsh
Plot: lawyer, vengeance, corruption, revenge, courtroom, hotshot lawyer, moral ambiguity, losing-it hero, urban, greed, redemption, twists & turns, morality, mentor, happy ending, uninhibited rivalry, justice, guilt, court, dialogue, human nature, manipulation, destiny, vigilante, psychology, obsession, catastrophe, character study, storytelling, rich and poor, police corruption, life philosophy, violence, social differences, police investigation, betrayal, down on your luck, brutality, secrets, legal, stranded, business, writers, honest, chase, stereotypes, misfit, custody battle, family, culture clash
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   27%
 

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System:   33%
    User:   34%
 
Flash of Genius
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Style: sincere, serious, dramatic, sentimental, realistic, thought provoking, earnest, reflective, cerebral, inspirational, factual, compassionate, intense, suspense, motivational
Plot: underdog, lawyer, courtroom, business, justice, corruption, betrayal, money, storytelling, legal action, hospital, cars, mentor, obsessive quest, greed, catastrophe, first contact, inventions and discoveries, courtroom drama, family, human spirit, court, survival, creativity, technology, fighting the system, sacrifice, hopes, happy ending, life philosophy, family drama, chase, legal, destiny, weapons, runaway, against the odds, transformation, ambition, superhero, courage, rebellion, humanity, dialogue, rivalry, psychiatry, brutality, alter ego, redemption, science
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 80s
Place: detroit, michigan, usa
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