Movies like Storm 2009

If you like "Storm" you are looking for captivating, serious and thought provoking movies about / with courtroom, dedicated lawyer, courtroom drama, haunted by the past, legal, genocide and power relations themes of Drama genre shot in Germany or Denmark.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Save
this
list

to
Storm (2009)
 6.9
 1K
Storm
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Denmark, Netherlands, Sweden, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Hannah Maynard, a prosecutor of Hague's Tribunal for war crimes in former Yugoslavia, charges a Serbian commander for killing Bosniaks. However, her main witness might be lying, so the court sends a team to Bosnia to investigate
Style: captivating, serious, thought provoking, realistic, tense, suspense
Plot: courtroom, dedicated lawyer, courtroom drama, haunted by the past, legal, genocide, power relations, witnessing a crime, against humanity, rivalry, testimony, gain trust, lawyers and clients, serbian, political thriller, muslim, trial, war criminal, truth, police arrest, tape recorder, war crime, police officer, grave, evidence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bosnia, sarajevo, bosnia herzegovina, berlin germany
The list contains the best and most popular movies with the same themes ordered by rating. Click "View All" button to show all items.
Court
Drama
India
116 min.
 7.7
After the Truth
Crime, Drama, Thriller
Germany, USA
128 min.
 7.4
Choose a movie to watch from relevant lists of films. Click "View All" button to show all collections.

Most similar movies to Storm

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, thought provoking and captivating films with plots about legal, courtroom drama, courtroom, dedicated lawyer, lawyer, power relations and life is a bitch mostly in Drama, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Storm: The Trials of Cate McCall (2013), Philly (2001), One Angry Juror (2010), The Rose Garden (1989), After the Truth (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Next update in:
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:
The Trials of Cate McCall
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In order to be reinstated to the bar and recover custody of her daughter, a hotshot lawyer, now in recovery and on probation, must take on the appeal of a woman wrongfully convicted of murder.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, legal investigation, crime, uncover truth, courtroom, courtroom drama, false accusation, dishonesty, law enforcement, legal, rehabilitation, addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 7.2
 312
Philly
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Philly is an American television series created by Steven Bochco that focused on criminal defense attorney Kathleen Maguire. It lasted a full season and was canceled due to low ratings. The final episode was advertised heavily as the series finale, ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, captivating
Plot: dedicated lawyer, legal action, courtroom, courtroom drama, workplace situations, legal, partners, workplace, power relations, reluctant partners, single parent, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   85%
    User:   69%
 
Movie in collections
One Angry Juror
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Sarah Walsh, a tough New Orleans attorney who serves on a murder trial jury and does some investigating of her own.
Style: captivating, serious, tense, realistic, sincere
Plot: dedicated lawyer, investigation, legal investigation, courtroom, uncover truth, courtroom drama, false accusation, crimes, murder, dishonesty, legal, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   70%
 
The Rose Garden
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, West Germany, Austria
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In Germany, an old man attacks another old man and is arrested. The attacker refuses to speak. A female lawyer is appointed to him. She discovers that the attacker has numbers tattooed on his arm and the attacked man was a German officer.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, immigrants, airport, legal action, concentration camp, legal investigation, uncover truth, courtroom drama, courtroom, genocide, wartime life, against humanity ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   83%
    User:   77%
 
After the Truth
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The famous Nazi-Doctor Dr. Josef Mengele - the "death angel of Auschwitz", who killed more than 300.000 people - comes back from his hide out in Argentina to Germany as a 87 year old man. He must stand up in front of a court for his ...
Style: serious, disturbing, thought provoking, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: moral dilemma, courtroom, courtroom drama, legal, dedicated lawyer, holocaust, uncover truth, haunted by the past, life turned upside down, against humanity, rivalry, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   76%
    User:   79%
 
The Man in the Glass Booth
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Arthur Goldman is a rich Jewish industrialist, living in luxury in a Manhattan high-rise. He banters with his assistant Charlie, often shocking Charlie with his outrageousness and irreverence about aspects of Jewish life. Nonetheless, Charlie is ...
Style: talky, suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, hidden identity, immigrants, courtroom, uncover truth, anti semitism, genocide, courtroom drama, holocaust, haunted by the past, racism, wartime life ...
Place: israel, middle east, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   63%
 
Chasing Freedom
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: New York attorney Libby (Juliette Lewis) is a go-getter who won't let anyone stand in the way of her success. But when she accepts a pro bono case involving young Afghan dissident Meena (Layla Alizada), Libby finds her corporate dreams replaced ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, disturbing, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer, mental institution, immigrants, legal action, terrorism, idealism, corporate crimes, courtroom drama, political corruption, injustice, fighting the system ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2001
Place: new york, afghanistan, bangladesh, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   65%
 
Movie in collections
 6.5
 25K
A Civil Action
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Jan Schlickmann is a cynical lawyer who goes out to "get rid of" a case, only to find out it is potentially worth millions. The case becomes his obsession, to the extent that he is willing to give up everything - including his career and ...
Style: serious, disturbing, sincere, realistic, factual ...
Plot: lawyer, small town, courtroom drama, obsession, courtroom, court, dedicated lawyer, investigation, greed, justice, legal investigation, lone hero ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: boston, massachusetts, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   85%
 
 5.5
 1K
The Trial
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After the horrific death of his wife and two sons, suicide seems to be the only escape for small town attorney Kent "Mac" McClain... until he's assigned a capital punishment case that begins to transform his life and those around him ...
Style: sincere, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
Plot: legal action, introspection, courtroom, hopes, legal, small town, dedicated lawyer, dealing with death, murder, legal investigation, courtroom drama, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   77%
 
 7.1
 27K
The Accused
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After a young woman suffers a brutal rape in a bar one night, a prosecutor assists in bringing the perpetrators to justice, including the ones who encouraged and cheered on the attack.
Style: realistic, disturbing, tense, bleak, serious ...
Plot: rape, sexual abuse, lawyer, courtroom drama, courtroom, justice, court, betrayal, violence, guilt, investigation, drinking ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   68%
 
 7.7
 3K
Court
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A sewerage worker's dead body is found inside a manhole in Mumbai. An ageing folk singer is tried in court on charges of abetment of suicide. He is accused of performing an inflammatory song which might have incited the worker to commit the ...
Style: clever, serious, sincere, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, human nature, social differences, false accusation, injustice, legal, society, life is a bitch, dedicated lawyer, rich and poor, discrimination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   74%
 
 7.0
 427
The Incident
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Small town lawyer, Harmon Cobb, defends a Nazi prisoner of war against murder charges. Set during World War II, Cobb has to contend with the difficulties of defending the devil when the town's only doctor (Barnard Hughes) dies while at ...
Style: thought provoking, talky, serious, tense, realistic ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, legal action, war, moral dilemma, prison, courtroom drama, small town, against humanity, legal, society, friendship, anti semitism ...
Time: 1940s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   70%
 
The Warrior Class
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rookie lawyer Alec Brno has just been assigned the case of his career: exposing a billion-dollar oil scam led by a ruthless mafia boss. When he reluctantly falls for the gangster's beautiful but drug-addicted wife - also his key witness - Alec ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: courtroom, crime, criminal's revenge, dedicated lawyer, gangsters, hotshot lawyer, legal action, legal investigation, addiction, corporate crimes, courtroom drama, drug abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   49%
 
Movie in collections
 5.9
 172
Suspect
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Teacher Rob Dekoster is a good man, albeit a bit too frivolous and liberal with funds the local arts center's interim director. His wife Nelle, who sometimes abuses drugs, spoils his ingrate teenage stepdaughter Sandy, who is kind only to her ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, captivating, realistic, tense
Plot: manipulations, parents and children, dishonesty, courtroom, rivalry, family problems, family relations, mentally challenged, vengeance, false accusation, couple relations, sexual abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   62%
 
Citizen Verdict
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Marty Rockman, the notorious producer of the hit reality-TV show "So Sue Me", has a brand new concept: "Citizen Verdict". Each week a real criminal case will be tried before the American people, but this time they're also ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, cynical, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, crime, hotshot lawyer, protagonist as suspect, courtroom, legal action, legal investigation, uncover truth, courtroom drama, tv show, false accusation, media satire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   54%
 
The Whole Truth
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: As District Attorney Kathryn Peale and defense attorney Jimmy Nolan rally their teams around their arguments and prepare to go head-to-head in the the courtroom, they make frantic moves and countermoves of complex legal wrangling to tilt justice in ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: courtroom, dedicated lawyer, district attorney, hotshot lawyer, legal action, legal investigation, courtroom drama, ambition, lawyer, legal, rivalry, ego clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   63%
 
Inherit the Wind
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: 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.
Style: talky, clever, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, school, courtroom, hotshot lawyer, small town, journalism, legal action, idealism, courtroom drama, religions or cults, injustice, fighting the system ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   55%
 
Prosecuting Casey Anthony
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: "Prosecuting Casey Anthony" reveals Florida prosecutor, Jeff Ashton’s inside story of the true crime drama that captivated and then shocked the nation when Caylee Anthony’s mother, Casey, was acquitted of killing her daughter, despite ...
Style: bleak, serious, disturbing, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, investigation, legal investigation, courtroom, courtroom drama, legal, obsession, trial, murder, crimes, life is a bitch, one last case ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   58%
 
Movie in collections
 5.4
 210
Her Fatal Flaw
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: If you think your dating life is hard, check out what happens to poor Laney! Talk about a love hangover: The nice guy this prominent attorney spent last night with winds up being the main suspect in the brutal murder of a Chicago city councilman. If ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic, tense
Plot: legal investigation, uncover truth, mystery, woman in danger, courtroom, dishonesty, legal, dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer, manipulations, courtroom drama, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   61%
 
 6.7
 727
Dirty Pictures
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A Cincinnati museum director goes on trial in 1990 for exhibiting sadomasochistic photographs taken by Robert Mapplethorpe.
Style: talky, serious, captivating, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: fighting the system, museum, against the rules, sexual abuse, courtroom, courtroom drama, family in danger, righting the wronged, artists and showbiz, politics, legal, rebellion ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: ohio, usa, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   59%
 
 6.2
 940
Steel Toes
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Steel Toes is a provocative exploration of the inescapable and insidious presence of racial and religious intolerance in our society.
Style: serious, disturbing, tense, realistic, rough ...
Plot: legal action, crime, moral dilemma, prison, courtroom drama, racism, confined, crimes, legal, society, dedicated lawyer, immigrants ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, quebec, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   47%
 
 7.6
 132K
I Am Sam
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Sam has the mental capacity of a 7-year-old. He has a daughter with a homeless woman who abandons them when they leave the hospital, leaving Sam to raise Lucy on his own. But as Lucy grows up, Sam's limitations start to become a problem and the ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, serious, uplifting ...
Plot: lawyer, parenthood, single father, father daughter relationship, fighting the system, disability, love, courtroom, dedicated lawyer, autism, hospital, adoption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   48%
 
Law & Order: Trial by Jury
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Law & Order: Trial by Jury is an American television drama about criminal trials set in New York City. It was the third spin-off from the long-running Law & Order. The show's almost exclusive focus was on the criminal trial of the ...
Style: serious, rough, thought provoking, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: courtroom, dedicated lawyer, crime, jury, partners against crime, police station, fighting crime, legal action, legal investigation, workplace situations, law and order, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   50%
 
Movie in collections
Color of Justice
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Four young black men kill a white woman, the D.A. is very cautious in how to proceed...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, courtroom, crime, hotshot lawyer, legal action, legal investigation, vengeance, murder, interracial relations, racism, courtroom drama, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   51%
 
 5.7
 768
Obsessed
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman claims she had an affair with a married neurosurgeon and stands trial for allegedly harassing him.
Style: serious, sexual, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, prison, hotshot lawyer, protagonist as suspect, legal action, legal investigation, manipulations, doctor, dangerous attraction, love affair, courtroom drama, price of justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
 7.1
 486
Our Fathers
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In the '80s, priests and especially the Father Geoghan arrested for sexual abuse of minors. Cardinal Law, also indicted, and the diocese was aware of the actions of these men of the church and was kept secret for years, until the victims decide ...
Style: sincere, serious, thought provoking, realistic
Plot: clergy, legal action, legal investigation, church, sexual harassment, sexual abuse, fighting the system, legal, society, dedicated lawyer, courtroom drama, social decay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, europe, france, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   49%
 
 7.1
 3K
Accused
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An assistant prosecutor zealously pursues a conviction in the case of a pediatric nurse accused of murdering her patients, but doubt arises when her evidence shows that the infants may have died of natural causes.
Style: captivating, serious, tense, realistic, psychological
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, crimes, legal, whistleblower, accusation, hospital, court, prison, lawyer, fired from the job, strong female character ...
Time: 21st century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   38%
 
 7.7
 198K
Philadelphia
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: No one would take his case until one man was willing to take on the system. Two competing lawyers join forces to sue a prestigious law firm for AIDS discrimination. As their unlikely friendship develops their courage overcomes the prejudice and ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, dramatic ...
Plot: aids, lawyer, gay, courtroom, courtroom drama, prejudice, court, dedicated lawyer, hospital, homosexuality, rock, lawsuit ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   38%
 

Choose "a movie to watch" by trailers from related films

Watch trailers from related movies and select your next film!
Black and White
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Australia, 1958. When a nine year old white girl is found murdered, police are quick to arrest illiterate Aborigine, Max Stuart. Under interrogation Max admits to the killing and signs a statement that will send him to the gallows. With no Court of ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic
Plot: dedicated lawyer, crime, hotshot lawyer, prison, courtroom, fighting the system, legal action, legal investigation, interracial relations, courtroom drama, false accusation, racism ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   31%
 
Terrorist on Trial: The United States vs. Salim Ajami
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: There is no question that the Arab terrorist portrayed by Robert Davi is guilty of killing five US citizens in Barcelona. Even his lawyers have zero respect for the rabidly sociopathic Davi. But Jewish defence attorney Ron Leibman is obsessed with ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer, protagonist as suspect, prison, legal action, terrorism, legal investigation, trial, terrorist, lawyer, professor, courtroom drama ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   35%
 
Next update in:
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:

TOP 5 movies for each basic tag

courtroom
courtroom movies
Big Eyes 2014
7.0
The Good Wife 2009
8.3
How to Get Away with Murder 2014
8.2
The Good Fight 2017
8.4
A Few Good Men 1992
7.7
View all
dedicated lawyer
dedicated lawyer movies
The Good Wife 2009
8.3
Michael Clayton 2007
7.3
The Sea Inside 2004
8.0
I Am Sam 2001
7.6
A Few Good Men 1992
7.7
View all
courtroom drama
courtroom drama movies
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story 2016
8.5
The Verdict 1982
7.8
Judgment at Nuremberg 1961
8.2
Breaker Morant 1980
7.9
Runaway Jury 2003
7.1
View all
haunted by the past
haunted by the past movies
Pretty Little Liars 2010
7.5
Safe Haven 2013
6.7
Redemption 2013
6.2
The Unborn 2009
4.8
Beneath 2007
5.4
View all
serious
serious movies
Parker 2013
6.2
Orphan Black 2013
8.3
Sons of Anarchy 2008
8.6
Under the Dome 2013
6.7
Homefront 2013
6.5
View all
captivating
captivating movies
Better Call Saul 2015
8.7
Peaky Blinders 2013
8.8
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy 2015
7.5
Once Upon a Time 2011
7.8
Awakening the Zodiac 2017
4.8
View all
legal
legal movies
Suits 2011
8.6
Better Call Saul 2015
8.7
How to Get Away with Murder 2014
8.2
The Good Wife 2009
8.3
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story 2016
8.5
View all
genocide
genocide movies
The 5th Wave 2016
5.2
The Pianist 2002
8.5
The Book Thief 2013
7.6
Hotel Rwanda 2004
8.1
Ararat 2002
6.6
View all