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Jump! (2007)
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Jump! (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 102 min.
Story: JUMP is a psychological drama revealing for the first time the extraordinary circumstances behind the unjust murder trial of the young Jew, Philippe Halsman, who would later become the most sought after celebrity portrait photographer of his generation.
Style: thought provoking, bleak, serious, realistic, disturbing
Plot: racism, murder, courtroom drama, photographer, crimes, confined, legal action, injustice, destiny, life is a bitch, hopes, artists and showbiz, discrimination, legal, society, dishonesty, false accusation, idealism, deadly, rivalry, corrupted ruler, dedicated lawyer, celebrity culture, state affairs, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 1920s
Place: austria, alps

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, thought provoking and disturbing films with plots about life is a bitch, legal, society, courtroom, injustice, courtroom drama and legal action mostly in Drama, Biography and Crime genres. Some movies like Jump!: The Wronged Man (2010), A Cry in the Dark (1988), Sacco & Vanzetti (1971), I Want to Live (1983), Black and White (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Wronged Man (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Janet Gregory, a single mother with a haunting past, is a paralegal struggling to overcome doubts about Calvin Willis, an African-American husband and father wrongfully accused of raping a neighborhood girl. Eventually convinced of his innocence, ...
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: false accusation, hopes, injustice, courtroom drama, society, crimes, legal, dishonesty, rape, african american, redemption, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Cry in the Dark (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Lindy Chamberlain: During a camping trip to Ayers Rock in outback Australia, she claims she witnessed a dingo taking her baby daughter, Azaria, from the family tent. Azaria's body is never found. After investigations ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, serious, disturbing, sincere ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, injustice, false accusation, trial, investigation, uncover truth, murder, legal action, legal, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Sacco & Vanzetti (1971)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The story of two anarchists who were charged and unfairly tried for murder when it was really for their political convictions.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: politics, electric chair, anarchist, rebellion, injustice, confined, legal action, immigrants, life is a bitch, state affairs, rivalry, legal ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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I Want to Live (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The movie tells the story of a woman who struggles and fights to escape the gas chamber being condemned with capital punishment because of her participation in a hold up in which a person was killed.
Style: rough, disturbing, thought provoking, serious, bleak ...
Plot: prison, death row, society, prison life, confined, fugitives, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, injustice, deadly, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Black and White (2002)
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, realistic, serious
Plot: courtroom, racism, illiteracy, hotshot lawyer, crimes, australian aboriginal, prison, rivalry, legal, false accusation, crime, legal investigation ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Citizen Verdict (2003)
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: realistic, biting, clever, bleak, serious ...
Plot: tv show, courtroom drama, hotshot lawyer, heroes, deadly, political unrest, fighting the system, law enforcement, power relations, political corruption, dishonesty, media ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Color of Justice (1997)
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: thought provoking, tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Plot: murder, racism, crime, dedicated lawyer, courtroom drama, dishonesty, law enforcement, hotshot lawyer, legal action, life is a bitch, interracial relations, legal investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Court-Martial of Jackie Robinson (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A film about the early life of the baseball star in the army, particulary his court-martial for insubordination regarding segragation.
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, talky, captivating, uplifting ...
Plot: courtroom, racism, military life, major league, life is a bitch, sport, army investigation, hopes, wartime life, fighting the system, discrimination, rebellion ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Mr. and Mrs. Loving (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A moving and uplifting drama about the effects of interracial marriage in the 1960s. Friends since childhood, and loved by both families, this couple are exiled after their wedding and have to wage a courageous battle to find their place in America ...
Style: uplifting, thought provoking, realistic, emotional, serious ...
Plot: racism, marriage, interracial marriage, interracial love, legal action, life is a bitch, hopes, legal investigation, interracial relations, state affairs, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 90s, 1960s
Place: virginia, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Omar Killed Me (2011)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Morocco
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the summer of 1991 an elderly woman Ghislaine Marchal is found murdered in the basement of her home with the message "Omar M'a Tuer" (Omar has kill me) written beside in her own blood. Despite a lack of forensic or DNA evidence, ...
Style: serious, emotional, gloomy, touching, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, courtroom, prison, murder, rebellion, false accusation, legal, social misfits, life is a bitch, immigrants, confined, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1994, year 1991, 1990s
Place: french riviera, europe, france, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Gideon's Trumpet (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: True story of Clarence Gideon's fight to be appointed counsel at the expense of the state. This landmark case led to the Supreme Court's decision which extended this right to all criminal defendants.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, realistic, sincere, serious
Plot: prison, courtroom, false accusation, injustice, rebellion, life is a bitch, legal action, confined, power relations, righting the wronged, fighting the system, legal ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Terrorist on Trial: The United States vs. Salim Ajami (1988)
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: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, professor, lawyer, trial, confined, legal investigation, protagonist as suspect, legal action, dedicated lawyer, politics, prison ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Vendetta (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Based on a true tale of power, corruption and murder, Christopher Walken stars in the story of the largest lynching in American history...
Style: bleak, sincere, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: courtroom drama, false accusation, injustice, rebellion, rivalry, righting the wronged, life is a bitch, police corruption, legal, vengeance, courtroom, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 394
The Exonerated (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Six people tell their stories on a single subject - how they got wrongfully convicted to death penalty, but later got exonerated.
Style: serious, realistic, based on true events
Plot: racism, false accusation, prison life, legal, courtroom, crime, dedicated lawyer, life is a bitch, confined, hopes, legal action, injustice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 2K
Guilty (2011)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Investigates the corrupt judicial system under which Alain Mar'caux and his wife Edith were arrested on accusations of pedophilia horrific acts they never committed- and the years he spent fighting to get out of prison, clear his name and keep ...
Style: thought provoking, gloomy, touching, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: prison, false accusation, injustice, police brutality, judge, lawyer, imprisonment, broken family, prison life, society, courtroom drama, incompetent official ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe, flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Avenging Ace (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mason defends a man he had sentenced to prison when he was an appellate-court judge. Now, 18 months after the sentencing, a new witness turns up to prove the man's innocence. Mason steps in to defend the man.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, courtroom, frame up, false accusation, legal investigation, dishonesty, heroes, deadly, legal, injustice, righting the wronged, power relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Muhammad Ali’s historic Supreme Court battle from behind closed doors. When Ali was drafted into the Vietnam War at the height of his boxing career, his claim to conscientious objector status led to a controversial legal battle that rattled the ...
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating, talky
Plot: vietnam war, rivalry, righting the wronged, courtroom, idealism, injustice, rebellion, ambition, fighting the system, political unrest, society, against the odds ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Whitewash: The Clarence Brandley Story (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Clarence Brandley, a black man wrongly accused in 1980 of the murder of a 16-year-old white high school girl named Cheryl Ferguson. Brandley worked at Conroe High School, where Ferguson was visiting as a member of the ...
Style: disturbing, tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: prison, power relations, false accusation, legal, courtroom, racism, courtroom drama, society, prison life, death row, dishonesty, fighting the system ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 562
Blind Faith (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: in 1957 an African-American criminal lawyer (Courtney B. Vance) defends his nephew, who faces the death penalty for murdering a white boy. Charles S. Dutton, Kadeem Hardison, Garland Whitt and Lonette McKee costar in this drama of racial and social ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: murder, siblings relations, dedicated lawyer, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, uncover truth, crimes, legal action, fighting the system, deadly, hotshot lawyer, law enforcement ...
Time: 50s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A Cry for Help: The Tracey Thurman Story (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Tracy Thurman was married to a man who abused her. But he continues to harass her after she gets a restraining order, and the police do little to help. When he brutally beats her and slashes her throat in front of police, she sues the city and the ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, serious, sincere, rough ...
Plot: crimes, legal action, life is a bitch, couple relations, woman in danger, lawsuit, family problems, fighting the system, domestic disturbance, society, injustice, legal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Incident (1990)
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: realistic, emotional, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: small town, courtroom drama, rivalry, dishonesty, law enforcement, anti semitism, prison, friendship, war, moral dilemma, society, captivity ...
Time: 1940s
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Rosa Parks Story (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story of the civil rights heroine whose refusal to obey racial bus segregation was just one of her acts in her fight for justice.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, thought provoking, uplifting
Plot: injustice, discrimination, rebellion, life is a bitch, legal action, state affairs, hopes, fighting the system, human spirit, legal, racism, americana ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 355
Darrow (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A film about Clarence Darrow - based on a true story.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, realistic, serious
Plot: rivalry, hotshot lawyer, legal action, life is a bitch, rebellion, legal, courtroom, power relations, defense attorney, change of heart, lawyer, murder trial ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 1890s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Assault at West Point: The Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of Johnson Whittaker, one of the first African-American cadets admitted to West Point. Tied down and beaten by his fellow cadets
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: racism, courtroom, courtroom drama, uncover truth, interracial relations, legal action, hopes, legal investigation, military, soldier, rivalry, society ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.7
 1K
Heavens Fall (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Successful New York attorney Sam Leibowitz travels to the South in 1933 to defend nine young black men accused of raping two women on an Alabama freight train.
Style: disturbing, realistic, uplifting, emotional, serious ...
Plot: injustice, electric chair, discrimination, interracial relations, life is a bitch, legal action, rebellion, politics, ambition, jury, legal, false accusation ...
Time: 30s
Place: alabama, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Vernon Johns Story (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1948, Johns served as the outspoken spiritual leader of the Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama. Incensed at the racial injustice that pervaded the South, he was determined to fight for equality for all African Americans.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, thought provoking, disturbing
Plot: church, racism, injustice, clergy, rebellion, fighting the system, heroes, military, society, hopes, workplace situations, interracial relations ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.3
 689
Open Doors (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Tommaso Scalia is a man who commits three murders: he killed his superior who sacked him, he kills the man who replaced him, and he kills his own wife. He wants a quick trial and an early execution, but an earnest, principled assistant judge looks ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, rough, realistic ...
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, accountant, rivalry, state affairs, crime, dedicated lawyer, crimes, couple relations, legal investigation, injustice, fascism ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1937, 1930s
Place: italy, palermo italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.7
 3K
Court (2014)
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: sincere, serious, clever, thought provoking, biting ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, social differences, injustice, discrimination, dishonesty, dedicated lawyer, rich and poor, life is a bitch, legal, false accusation, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A look at the life and career of controversial Louisiana governor Huey Long, whose nickname was "The Kingfish."
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: assassination, life is a bitch, rise to the top, crimes, campaign, dishonesty, deadly, human spirit, media, state affairs, ambition, society ...
Time: 1910s, 30s, 20s, 1920s, 1930s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.6
 86K
The Hurricane (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: The story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a boxer wrongly imprisoned for murder, and the people who aided in his fight to prove his innocence.
Style: thought provoking, touching, factual, inspirational, sincere ...
Plot: prison, boxing, false accusation, racism, courtroom, friendship, freedom, prison life, fighting the system, injustice, prejudice, discrimination ...
Time: 80s, 60s, 20th century, 70s, 1960s ...
Place: new jersey, canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%