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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, deadly, idealism, rivalry, state affairs, corrupted ruler, dedicated lawyer, uninhibited rivalry, celebrity culture ...
Time: 1920s
Place: austria, alps

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Most similar movies to Jump!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, thought provoking and disturbing films with plots about life is a bitch, legal, society, courtroom drama, injustice, courtroom and legal action mostly in Drama, Biography and Crime genres. Some movies like Jump!: A Cry in the Dark (1988), The Wronged Man (2010), Sacco & Vanzetti (1971), Black and White (2002), Omar Killed Me (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, legal, dishonesty, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney 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, courtroom drama, society, crimes, legal, dishonesty, rape, african american, redemption, morality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ 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: realistic, serious, rough, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: politics, electric chair, anarchist, society, injustice, courtroom drama, social differences, death sentence, misfit, rebellion, rivalry, legal ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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: courtroom, racism, illiteracy, crimes, hotshot lawyer, crime, prison, murder, rebellion, society, social differences, courtroom drama ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: australia, adelaide south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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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, fighting the system, amateur detective, social misfits, courtroom drama, injustice, rebellion, prison life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1991, year 1994
Place: france, europe, french riviera, cannes
⇓ 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, serious, bleak, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: prison, legal, drug abuse, confined, life is a bitch, crimes, fugitives, crime, heist, false accusation, injustice, murder ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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: realistic, psychological, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, racism, courtroom drama, dishonesty, law enforcement, dedicated lawyer, crime, hotshot lawyer, injustice, legal, vengeance, courtroom ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: biting, realistic, disturbing, clever, serious ...
Plot: tv show, courtroom drama, state affairs, crimes, celebrity culture, legal action, media satire, hotshot lawyer, protagonist as suspect, heroes, crime, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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: serious, clever, captivating, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: racism, courtroom, major league, dedicated lawyer, athlete's life, life is a bitch, wartime life, military life, fighting the system, army investigation, hopes, against humanity ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: realistic, touching, uplifting, thought provoking, emotional ...
Plot: racism, marriage, interracial marriage, interracial love, state affairs, interracial relations, dedicated lawyer, hopes, dishonesty, legal action, legal investigation, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s, 1960s
Place: virginia, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ 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: serious, realistic, sincere, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: prison, false accusation, courtroom, dedicated lawyer, confined, legal action, rivalry, prison life, life is a bitch, righting the wronged, power relations, 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, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: terrorism, professor, lawyer, terrorist, trial, crimes, life is a bitch, confined, state affairs, hotshot lawyer, legal action, power relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, ambition, righting the wronged, political unrest, against the odds, injustice, legal action, courtroom, legal, civil action, fighting the system, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1971
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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, gloomy ...
Plot: false accusation, injustice, prison, imprisonment, broken family, police brutality, lawyer, judge, courtroom drama, life turned upside down, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe, flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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, rough, serious, bleak, emotional ...
Plot: courtroom drama, legal, law enforcement, dishonesty, rivalry, righting the wronged, crime, false accusation, vengeance, police corruption, courtroom, politics ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: serious, realistic, based on true events
Plot: false accusation, racism, hopes, human spirit, hotshot lawyer, crime, life is a bitch, death row, fighting the system, deadly, prison life, legal ...
⇓ 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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: courtroom, murder, false accusation, frame up, righting the wronged, power relations, deadly, dishonesty, injustice, courtroom drama, prison, legal ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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: realistic, serious
Plot: murder, legal, false accusation, police corruption, rebellion, courtroom drama, society, injustice, fighting the system, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 50s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, suspenseful, tense, emotional, serious ...
Plot: prison, uncover truth, legal action, confined, life is a bitch, wrongfully committed, crime, dedicated lawyer, society, courtroom drama, racism, power relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: disturbing, captivating, thought provoking, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: law enforcement, dishonesty, hopes, heroes, state affairs, politics, danger, military, rivalry, legal, false accusation, fighting the system ...
⇓ 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, disturbing, serious, rough, thought provoking ...
Plot: injustice, courtroom drama, sexual abuse, legal, lawsuit, woman in danger, fighting the system, family problems, society, couple relations, life is a bitch, domestic disturbance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: serious, disturbing, suspenseful, emotional, talky ...
Plot: courtroom drama, small town, legal, moral dilemma, society, captivity, anti semitism, power relations, law enforcement, prison, rivalry, friendship ...
Time: 1940s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: realistic, serious, emotional, uplifting, thought provoking
Plot: civil disobedience, life is a bitch, human spirit, hopes, fighting the system, americana, social differences, rebellion, society, injustice, discrimination, legal action ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: alabama, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Darrow (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A film about Clarence Darrow - based on a true story.
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: power relations, legal action, life is a bitch, hotshot lawyer, rivalry, legal, courtroom, rebellion, change of heart, defense attorney, lawyer, trial ...
Time: 1920s, 1910s, 1890s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, leadership, fighting the system, military life, dishonesty, law enforcement, rebellion, injustice, society, discrimination ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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, realistic, disturbing, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, legal action, life is a bitch, human spirit, hopes, interracial relations, state affairs, crime, rivalry, false accusation, jury, legal ...
Time: 30s
Place: alabama, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: disturbing, realistic, thought provoking, captivating, serious
Plot: church, racism, society, injustice, fighting the system, rebellion, military, life is a bitch, clergy, hopes, state affairs, heroes ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 709
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: realistic, disturbing, suspenseful, thought provoking, serious ...
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, deadly, couples, law enforcement, dishonesty, death row, fascism, accountant, crime, strong sexual content, unemployment ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s, year 1937
Place: italy, palermo italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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: biting, realistic, thought provoking, sincere, clever ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, social differences, legal, false accusation, rich and poor, dedicated lawyer, life is a bitch, power relations, dishonesty, society, discrimination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: disturbing, sincere, captivating, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: assassination, murder, campaign, human spirit, state affairs, life is a bitch, rise to the top, crimes, media, ambition, politics, dishonesty ...
Time: 1910s, 30s, 20s, 1920s, 1930s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%