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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: serious, disturbing, thought provoking, bleak, realistic, contemplative
Plot: racism, murder, courtroom drama, crimes, injustice, discrimination, dishonesty, false accusation, state affairs, confined, legal action, destiny, life is a bitch, hopes, legal, society, deadly, corrupted ruler, power relations, righting the wronged, artists and showbiz, idealism, rivalry, dedicated lawyer, anti semitism ...
Time: 1920s
Place: austria, alps

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, disturbing and thought provoking films with plots about life is a bitch, legal, courtroom drama, society, injustice, courtroom and legal action mostly in Drama, Biography and Crime genres. Some movies like Jump!: Black and White (2002), The Wronged Man (2010), Citizen Verdict (2003), A Cry in the Dark (1988), The Exonerated (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: realistic, thought provoking, serious
Plot: crimes, hotshot lawyer, racism, illiteracy, injustice, false accusation, legal investigation, price of justice, social differences, fighting the system, courtroom drama, confined ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: australia, adelaide south australia
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95%
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, captivating, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: false accusation, hopes, injustice, society, courtroom drama, crimes, dishonesty, legal, rape, african american, justice, morality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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: disturbing, serious, bleak, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: tv show, courtroom drama, legal investigation, crimes, dishonesty, jury, false accusation, rebellion, society, media, state affairs, political unrest ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
A Cry in the Dark (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Australia
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, life is a bitch, dedicated lawyer, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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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: realistic, serious, disturbing, suspenseful, based on true events
Plot: false accusation, racism, courtroom drama, injustice, human spirit, fighting the system, confined, life is a bitch, hopes, prison life, legal, society ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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: thought provoking, emotional, touching, realistic, serious ...
Plot: investigation, murder, prison, courtroom, false accusation, amateur detective, social misfits, fighting the system, legal, injustice, rebellion, courtroom drama ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1991, year 1994, 1990s
Place: france, french riviera, europe, cannes
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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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: serious, disturbing, sincere, emotional, uplifting ...
Plot: false accusation, dishonesty, interracial relations, racism, injustice, discrimination, jury, legal, courtroom drama, society, journalism, fighting the system ...
Time: 30s
Place: usa, alabama, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: contemplative, serious, sincere, clever, thought provoking ...
Plot: racism, courtroom, military, ambition, fighting the system, against humanity, athlete's life, major league, hopes, soldier, army investigation, sport team ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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, realistic, suspenseful, emotional, tense ...
Plot: prison, uncover truth, false accusation, fighting the system, confined, courtroom drama, prison life, dishonesty, racism, legal action, law enforcement, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: electric chair, politics, anarchist, rebellion, injustice, fighting the system, immigrants, life is a bitch, state affairs, deadly, confined, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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: disturbing, realistic, bleak, thought provoking, rough ...
Plot: prison, fighting the system, false accusation, addiction, injustice, society, prison life, death row, dishonesty, crime, life is a bitch, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
One Angry Juror (2010)
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: sincere, captivating, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: murder, courtroom, courtroom drama, false accusation, uncover truth, investigation, dishonesty, legal, deadly, crimes, life is a bitch, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Afterburn (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on a true story, one woman takes on the U.S. military and General Dynamics; maker of the F-16, thought to be the very best tactical fighter in the world. Air Force Captain Theodore T. Harduvel was one of the best F-16 pilots the U.S. had to ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, realistic, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: heroes, hopes, state affairs, dishonesty, law enforcement, politics, righting the wronged, false accusation, investigation, military, rivalry, legal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: serious, touching, thought provoking, sincere, uplifting ...
Plot: racism, interracial marriage, marriage, interracial love, opposites attract, dishonesty, social differences, couples, rivalry, interracial relations, legal action, power relations ...
Time: 90s, 1960s
Place: virginia, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: thought provoking, uplifting, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: civil disobedience, fighting the system, rebellion, social differences, racism, injustice, society, discrimination, legal, life is a bitch, human spirit, social activism ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Blood Done Sign My Name (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A drama based on the true story in which a black Vietnam-era veteran is allegedly murdered by a local white businessman who is later exonerated. The plot focuses on the role of a local high school teacher and the civil unrest that followed the ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: racism, murder, social differences, crimes, life is a bitch, social decay, introspection, society, injustice, discrimination, small town, social relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: captivating, serious, realistic, thought provoking, talky
Plot: vietnam war, injustice, against the odds, ambition, legal action, righting the wronged, courtroom, political unrest, fighting the system, life is a bitch, hopes, rebellion ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1971
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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, disturbing, touching, based on true events, realistic ...
Plot: false accusation, prison, injustice, police brutality, imprisonment, broken family, judge, lawyer, life turned upside down, courtroom drama, prison life, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, france, flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: serious, rough, psychological, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, racism, crime, dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer, courtroom drama, dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, deadly, vigilantism, interracial relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: captivating, thought provoking, sincere, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: prison, courtroom, false accusation, dedicated lawyer, prison life, legal action, power relations, righting the wronged, fighting the system, confined, life is a bitch, legal ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
A Date with Darkness: The Trial and Capture of Andrew Luster (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Andrew Luster, the heir to the Max factor fortune, is convicted of rape on 86 counts. This Lifetime original movie recounts the rapes committed by the infamous Andrew Luster and the women who brought him to justice.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, courtroom drama, legal, crimes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, society, injustice, sexual abuse, nightclub, rape, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Chasing Freedom (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
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: uplifting, emotional, touching, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: deportation, fighting the system, courtroom drama, rebellion, hotshot lawyer, life is a bitch, hopes, legal, idealism, injustice, terrorism, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2001
Place: afghanistan, new york, pakistan, bangladesh
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, disturbing, rough, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: crimes, family problems, woman in danger, lawsuit, legal, injustice, society, courtroom drama, fighting the system, life is a bitch, strong female presence, sexual abuse ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: realistic, bleak, captivating, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: courtroom drama, crimes, state affairs, crime, life is a bitch, politics, false accusation, immigrants, dishonesty, law enforcement, righting the wronged, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: realistic, serious
Plot: racism, courtroom, courtroom drama, uncover truth, army investigation, interracial relations, legal action, legal investigation, rebellion, society, discrimination, injustice ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Once They Marched Through a Thousand Towns (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A dramatization of the controversial trial concerning the right for Neo-Nazis to march in the predominately Jewish community of Skokie.
Style: disturbing, realistic, uplifting, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: courtroom drama, culture clash, small town, politics, holocaust, opposites attract, racism, genocide, anti semitism, small town life, religions or cults, wartime life ...
Time: 80s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious
Plot: terrorism, professor, trial, terrorist, lawyer, dishonesty, law enforcement, politics, prison, false accusation, danger, legal ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Heart of the Beholder (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Based on the true story of a family who opened the first videocassette rental stores in St. Louis in 1980. The family was ruined by a corrupt prosecutor who had been blackmailed by a religious group because the family refused to remove Martin ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic, disturbing
Plot: rivalry, rebellion, fighting the system, society, injustice, courtroom drama, corporate crimes, religions or cults, legal, life is a bitch, dishonesty, store ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, courtroom, frame up, false accusation, crimes, confined, crime, life is a bitch, dedicated lawyer, dishonesty, legal, prison ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Prosecuting Casey Anthony (2013)
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: disturbing, realistic, serious, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: trial, courtroom drama, investigation, dedicated lawyer, crimes, obsession, murder, legal, courtroom, life is a bitch, true crime, one last case ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%