Movies that are like The Rainmaker

If you like "The Rainmaker" you are probably looking for clever, serious, dramatic and interesting movies of Crime, Drama and Thriller genre about / that have / with lawyer, courtroom, courtroom drama, corruption, justice, mentor and dedicated lawyer themes shot in USA or Germany.
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 7.1
 51K
The Rainmaker
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 135 min.
Style: clever, serious, dramatic, interesting, thought provoking, talky, realistic, suspense, tense, intense, entertaining, earnest, exciting, psychological, inspirational, bad ending
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, courtroom drama, corruption, justice, mentor, dedicated lawyer, court, greed, underdog, chase, business, conspiracy, adaptation, manipulation, legal investigation, secrets, book, vengeance, police investigation, storytelling, idealism, uncover truth, corporate crimes, runaway, leukemia, hospital, terminal illness, redemption, revenge, catastrophe, court case, investigation, morality, police corruption, murder, happy ending, destiny, distopia, culture clash, life philosophy, guilt, classic car, dialogue, literature, righting the wronged, betrayal, prejudice, moral ambiguity, political, courage, conspiracy theory, survival, twists & turns, political corruption, honest, against the odds, dishonesty, legal, domestic violence, rivalry, power relations, legal action, innocence lost, marital abuse, insurance company, obsession, price of justice, hopes, life is a bitch, self defense, insurance, lawsuit, jury, plaintiff, spouse killer, civil action, judge, high priced lawyer, job seeking, law firm, lawyers and clients, small time, hapless, dignity, transplant, vice president, judiciary, ceo, corporate crime, insurance agent, fax machine, righteous rage, business card, oath, quitting job, leg brace, sabotage, cancer, lightning, abusive husband, bribery, heavy rain, eavesdropping, training, attempted murder, baseball, death of husband, apartment, coming of age, gardening, baseball bat, death of son, strip club, city hall, college student, brawl, tattoo, tape recorder, brother sister relationship, pizza, alcoholic, arrest, evidence, impostor, fistfight, fight, ambulance, last will and testament, letter, bartender, revolver, jail cell, police station, beaten to death, hit with a baseball bat, blood splatter, corpse, beating, news report, held at gunpoint, handcuffs, photograph, attorney, beach, police car, pay phone, american flag, escape, funeral, deception, motel, newspaper headline, criminal, cigarette smoking, cigar smoking, mother daughter relationship, christmas tree, christmas, typewriter, money, dog, bar, friendship, rainstorm, restaurant, father son relationship, nurse, wheelchair, blood, doctor, husband wife relationship, punched in the face, anger, mother son relationship, selflessness, rookie, powerful corporation, ordinary person, new job, sacrifice, life changing experience, cover up, naivete, health situation, struggle, murder mystery, hitman, brutality
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey
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A Few Good Men
Drama, Thriller
USA
138 min.
 7.7
A Time to Kill
Crime, Drama, Thriller
USA
149 min.
 7.4
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Most similar movies to The Rainmaker

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspense, serious and intense films with plots including corruption, justice, mentor, dialogue, runaway, court and catastrophe themes mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Rainmaker: A Civil Action (1998), ...and justice for all. (1979), A Time to Kill (1996), A Few Good Men (1992), Suspect (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.5
 25K
A Civil Action
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: serious, disturbing, sincere, realistic, factual, dramatic, suspense, bad ending, thought provoking, interesting, earnest, entertaining, suspenseful, clever, melancholic, exciting
Plot: lawyer, small town, courtroom, courtroom drama, obsession, dedicated lawyer, greed, court, justice, lone hero, corruption, environmental, legal investigation, manipulation, police investigation, twists & turns, happy ending, chase, uncover truth, mentor, catastrophe, leukemia, dialogue, corporate crimes, success, book, adaptation, investigation, death, runaway, money, drinking, pornography, sacrifice, secrets, price of justice, redemption, family, culture clash, law firm, lawsuit, cancer, classic car, conspiracy, storytelling, destiny, business, gunfight, revenge, vengeance
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: boston, massachusetts, washington d.c., new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
...and justice for all.
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Style: clever, suspense, humorous, witty, cynical, semi serious, dramatic, intense, realistic, interesting, satirical, dark humor, tense, talky, entertaining, earnest, biting, compassionate, bad ending, disturbing, offbeat
Plot: courtroom, crime, lawyer, courtroom drama, corruption, court, justice, rape, dedicated lawyer, greed, mentor, guilt, twists & turns, legal action, investigation, police investigation, dialogue, vengeance, manipulation, morality, chase, idealism, secrets, moral ambiguity, murder, revenge, police corruption, extramarital affair, runaway, prejudice, moral dilemma, music, sexualized violence, betrayal, storytelling, catastrophe, crime gone awry, nudity (full frontal - brief), redemption, adaptation, gangsters, culture clash, conspiracy, life & death, honest, death, injustice, underdog, brutality, censorship
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   93%
    User:   78%
 
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 7.4
 112K
A Time to Kill
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Style: suspense, captivating, serious, dramatic, sincere, realistic, intense, interesting, tense, touching, brutal, thought provoking, earnest, psychological, harsh
Plot: courtroom drama, murder, courtroom, rape, lawyer, crime, court, small town, vengeance, racism, vigilante, justice, vigilantism, dedicated lawyer, race issues, revenge, mentor, segregation, death penalty, underdog, prejudice, brutality, corruption, moral ambiguity, morality, sexual abuse, police investigation, stereotypes, chase, legal action, runaway, twists & turns, courage, adaptation, guilt, slavery, secrets, natural disaster, catastrophe, manipulation, conspiracy, racial tension, trial, culture clash, pornography, betrayal, greed, kidnapping, idealism, happy ending
Time: 90s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   73%
 
 7.7
 200K
A Few Good Men
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Style: tense, clever, realistic, talky, dramatic, earnest, captivating, serious, intense, suspense, interesting, twists and turns, entertaining, tricky, suspenseful, witty, sincere, surprise ending, romantic, twist ending
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, murder, military, lawyer, underdog, court, dedicated lawyer, conspiracy, corruption, justice, mentor, secrets, dialogue, investigation, crime, morality, police investigation, hotshot lawyer, moral ambiguity, greed, twists & turns, chase, court martial, courage, runaway, manipulation, death, reluctant partners, surveillance, political corruption, murder mystery, storytelling, catastrophe, guilt, sexism, army investigation, suicide, navy, destiny, sacrifice, revenge, vengeance, betrayal, redemption, military base, u.s. navy, flashback, adaptation, suspicion of murder
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: cuba, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   90%
    User:   85%
 
 6.6
 8K
Suspect
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Style: suspenseful, clever, tense, surprise ending, twists and turns, serious, suspense, talky, realistic, mind bending, bad ending, sexy, interesting, stylized, twist ending, intense, entertaining, psychological, light, romantic, melancholic, exciting, enigmatic
Plot: mystery, courtroom, lawyer, murder, courtroom drama, chase, crime, police investigation, murder mystery, homeless, dedicated lawyer, corruption, twists & turns, justice, court, investigation, conspiracy, protagonist as suspect, greed, secrets, mentor, happy ending, legal investigation, urban, serial killer, catastrophe, government, pornography, dangerous attraction, dialogue, betrayal, redemption, president, love story, surveillance, internet, false accusation, manipulation, obsession, runaway, guilt, romance, conspiracy theory, women, nudity (full frontal - brief), secret service, first contact, politics, life philosophy, culture clash
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, vietnam, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   85%
    User:   100%
 
 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, entertaining, emotional
Audience: chick flick
Plot: courtroom drama, father daughter relationship, courtroom, lawyer, court, conspiracy, dedicated lawyer, family drama, mentor, chase, family, legal investigation, police investigation, death, twists & turns, vengeance, secrets, revenge, destiny, dialogue, uncover truth, sacrifice, corruption, single father, supernatural, vigilante, catastrophe, idealism, culture clash, infidelity, happy ending, life philosophy, assassination, parents and children, guilt, investigation, betrayal, kidnapping, crime, first contact, secret service, corporate crimes, redemption, divorce, justice, storytelling, childhood, conspiracy theory, internet, underdog
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   80%
    User:   84%
 
Ghosts of Mississippi
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: talky, sincere, serious, dramatic, factual, realistic, intense, thought provoking, inspirational, interesting, suspense, compassionate, clever, entertaining, political drama, exciting
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, racism, assassin, segregation, lawyer, justice, dedicated lawyer, police investigation, murder, corruption, courage, mentor, legal investigation, murder mystery, catastrophe, period piece, assassination, chase, court, prejudice, greed, activist, civil rights, trial, widow, destiny, vengeance, guilt, runaway, investigation, conspiracy, nudity (full frontal - brief), political, culture clash, injustice, race issues, politics, dialogue, adaptation, idealism, happy ending, survival, righting the wronged, storytelling, president, revenge, slavery, race, brutality
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1960s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   79%
 
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The Lincoln Lawyer
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, clever, twists and turns, serious, suspense, interesting, twist ending, intense, realistic, entertaining, dramatic, surprise ending, psychological, captivating, talky, enigmatic, cerebral, romantic, bad ending, exciting
Plot: murder, lawyer, courtroom drama, hotshot lawyer, hip hop, courtroom, crime, investigation, twists & turns, plot twist, justice, police investigation, serial killer, corruption, manipulation, legal investigation, betrayal, greed, mentor, court, guilt, secrets, vengeance, runaway, mystery, jury, murder mystery, adaptation, death penalty, conspiracy, judge, revenge, chase, dialogue, arrest, private investigator, gangsters, storytelling, catastrophe, morality, brutality, redemption, happy ending, pornography, crimes, psychology, heist, legal, torture, classic car
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: beverly hills, california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   82%
 
 6.7
 51K
The Client
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Style: tense, suspenseful, clever, twists and turns, serious, suspense, realistic, captivating, earnest, sentimental, intense, romantic, touching, interesting, entertaining, exciting, dramatic, inspirational
Audience: kids
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, dedicated lawyer, investigation, suicide, chase, mentor, runaway, witnessing a crime, courtroom drama, mafia, adaptation, conspiracy, legal action, police investigation, witness protection, brother, childhood, murder, corruption, destiny, death, sibling relationship, secrets, catastrophe, storytelling, court, dialogue, justice, kids and family, greed, vengeance, fighting the system, nudity (full frontal - brief), mob, danger, betrayal, revenge, twists & turns, crimes, classic car, book, family, happy ending, internet, culture clash, literature, first contact, murder mystery, legal
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   68%
 
 6.3
 14K
Red Corner
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: suspenseful, talky, serious, captivating, realistic, suspense, disturbing, intense, romantic, sincere, rough, tense, thought provoking, light, dramatic, interesting, entertaining, sexy, bad ending, exciting, psychological
Plot: murder, politics, death penalty, legal action, lawyer, corruption, murder mystery, political, mentor, greed, false accusation, conspiracy, chase, courtroom, court, frame up, police investigation, investigation, revenge, catastrophe, destiny, justice, political corruption, betrayal, revolution, rebellion, secrets, guilt, stereotypes, propaganda, fighting the system, courtroom drama, twists & turns, internet, love story, vengeance, beautiful scenery, culture clash, islam, runaway, blindness, brutality, torture, first contact, prejudice, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), idealism, fight scenes, pornography
Time: 90s
Place: china, asia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   77%
 
 7.3
 6K
Music Box
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, bleak, serious, dramatic, intense, suspense, realistic, emotional, sentimental, heartbreaking, sincere, talky, light, surprise ending, tricky, interesting, psychological
Plot: courtroom drama, court, holocaust, lawyer, nazis, jews, nazi, genocide, conspiracy, courtroom, dedicated lawyer, guilt, crime, wartime, war, corruption, secrets, assassination, murder, politics, justice, mentor, immigrants, vengeance, jewish, police investigation, idealism, betrayal, runaway, brutality, political, manipulation, prejudice, russian, ethnic conflict, uncover truth, moral ambiguity, drinking, culture clash, dialogue, world politics, catastrophe, chase, communism, court case, daughter, parents and children, sacrifice, nudity (full frontal - brief), assassins
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, israel, usa, poland, argentina, budapest hungary, hungary, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   69%
 
 6.5
 11K
Jagged Edge
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, twists and turns, serious, twist ending, mind bending, realistic, tricky, interesting, clever, talky, gloomy, intense, psychological, surprise ending, sexy, scary, romantic, light, dramatic, earnest, bad ending, entertaining, exciting, enigmatic
Plot: mystery, court, courtroom, lawyer, murder, courtroom drama, crime, murder mystery, neo-noir, police investigation, twists & turns, dedicated lawyer, investigation, manipulation, serial killer, greed, guilt, justice, plot twist, protagonist as suspect, cheating, chase, corruption, conspiracy, secrets, mentor, legal investigation, betrayal, dialogue, heiress, beach house, divorce, runaway, romance, revenge, catastrophe, obsession, dangerous attraction, assassination, adultery, culture clash, brutality, women, identity, love story, vengeance, beautiful scenery, surveillance, storytelling, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   74%
 
Murder in the First
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 122 min.
Style: emotional, bleak, serious, dramatic, factual, realistic, intense, gloomy, brutal, interesting, harsh, melancholic, suspense, rough, tense, entertaining, inspirational, thought provoking, light, earnest, touching, psychological
Plot: prison, alcatraz, courtroom, lawyer, murder, fighting the system, torture, dedicated lawyer, corruption, male nudity, mentor, justice, brutality, prison life, insanity, police investigation, court, vengeance, prison escape, manipulation, courtroom drama, redemption, greed, friendship, runaway, bank robbery, death penalty, righting the wronged, storytelling, revenge, betrayal, idealism, childhood, conspiracy, courage, unlikely friendships, crime, mistreatment, death row, murder trial, prisoner, police corruption, confined, political, life philosophy, chase, destiny, catastrophe, adaptation, transformation
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, 1940s, year 1941, year 1938
Place: california, usa, san francisco, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   55%
 
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 7.1
 82K
Runaway Jury
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Style: suspense, clever, stylized, serious, tense, cynical, realistic, interesting, entertaining, intense, surprise ending, dramatic, suspenseful, bad ending, twist ending, captivating, talky, thought provoking, bilingual, exciting, absurd
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, hotshot lawyer, corruption, surveillance, guns, manipulation, conspiracy, justice, twists & turns, chase, police investigation, greed, runaway, court, weapons, plot twist, political corruption, revenge, secrets, politics, adaptation, mentor, murder, crime, book, righting the wronged, jury, betrayal, political, catastrophe, court case, vengeance, gunfight, fighting the system, destiny, heist, morality, paranoia, lobbyist, firearm, happy ending, assassination, violence, propaganda, dialogue, brainwashing, moral ambiguity, dishonesty
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, san francisco, ohio, indiana, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   58%
 
 6.3
 33K
High Crimes
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: suspenseful, clever, surprise ending, twists and turns, serious, twist ending, suspense, talky, realistic, bad ending, tense, sexy, interesting, entertaining, dramatic, intense, idiotic, exciting, psychological
Audience: chick flick
Plot: crime, murder, lawyer, court, justice, courtroom drama, courtroom, conspiracy, twists & turns, military, dedicated lawyer, police investigation, murder mystery, corruption, secrets, plot twist, fighting the system, hidden identity, investigation, death penalty, mystery, catastrophe, betrayal, supportive spouse, chase, protagonist as suspect, mentor, greed, surveillance, army investigation, conspiracy theory, arrested, u.s. marine, trial, witness, love, kidnapping, revenge, natural disaster, manipulation, police corruption, runaway, serial killer, first contact, fbi, happy ending, redemption, torture, legal investigation, internet
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   68%
 
 7.7
 149K
Primal Fear
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Style: clever, talky, surprise ending, psychological, tense, twist ending, twists and turns, suspense, serious, intense, rough, realistic, interesting, tricky, dramatic, suspenseful, cerebral, stylized, scary, bad ending, atmospheric, entertaining, sexy, enigmatic
Plot: crime, murder, courtroom drama, corruption, court, lawyer, courtroom, mental illness, manipulation, police investigation, hotshot lawyer, murder mystery, political corruption, twists & turns, plot twist, justice, psychopath, investigation, secrets, mentor, protagonist as suspect, greed, psychiatrist, conspiracy, mystery, psychology, guilt, pornographic video, serial killer, chase, split personality, death penalty, bishop, sexual abuse, insanity, revenge, legal investigation, vengeance, complex characters, runaway, politics, brutality, storytelling, court case, dialogue, catastrophe, moral ambiguity, adaptation, morality, pornography
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   71%
 
Absence of Malice
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Style: clever, tense, thought provoking, serious, dramatic, interesting, suspense, realistic, enigmatic, intense, sincere, romantic, bad ending, twist ending, talky, cerebral, factual, earnest, tricky, suspenseful, melancholic
Plot: journalism, murder, investigation, courtroom, politics, corruption, justice, courtroom drama, lawyer, crime, business, greed, secrets, surveillance, police investigation, mentor, guilt, political, legal action, revenge, manipulation, dialogue, nudity (topless - notable), honest, false accusation, fighting the system, culture clash, runaway, organized crime, newspaper reporter, catastrophe, murder mystery, court, writers, mystery, destiny, storytelling, conspiracy, idealism, twists & turns, happy ending, morality, nudity (full frontal - brief), labor union, prosecutor, moral ambiguity, character study, legal, unlikely friendships, death
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   52%
 
The Pelican Brief
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, captivating, realistic, intense, exciting, interesting, entertaining, clever, romantic, bad ending
Plot: politics, conspiracy, lawyer, conspiracy theory, corruption, chase, assassination, president, assassin, surveillance, mentor, political corruption, espionage, murder, murder mystery, assassins, secrets, court, internet, crime, amateur detective, paranoia, secret service, catastrophe, adaptation, justice, intrigue, twists & turns, investigation, police investigation, vengeance, manipulation, supreme court, judge, professor, political, happy ending, book, runaway, mission of murder, cia, greed, legal action, destiny, spies, spy, natural disaster, underdog, legal investigation, beautiful scenery
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new orleans, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   51%
 
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True Believer
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: suspenseful, clever, twists and turns, serious, talky, dramatic, suspense, realistic, captivating, interesting, tense, biting, twist ending, intense, harsh, melancholic, earnest, tricky, psychological
Plot: crime, courtroom drama, lawyer, courtroom, corruption, murder, neo noir, murder mystery, legal action, mentor, police investigation, court, twists & turns, justice, investigation, redemption, greed, pornography, runaway, prison, chase, brutality, conspiracy, serial killer, righting the wronged, guilt, manipulation, vengeance, revenge, dialogue, storytelling, nudity (topless - notable), fighting the system, betrayal, police corruption, noir, surveillance, sexualized violence, catastrophe, violent, drugs, crimes, gangs, gangsters, classic car, assassination, character study, morality, culture clash, crime gone awry
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, california, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   68%
 
The Star Chamber
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, serious, exciting, bleak, realistic, rough, clever, interesting, intense, melancholic, tense, twist ending, idiotic, absurd
Plot: crime, vigilantism, murder, serial killer, police investigation, conspiracy, vigilante, justice, dedicated lawyer, lawyer, vengeance, courtroom, mentor, guilt, investigation, corruption, chase, court, manipulation, secrets, pornography, assassination, legal action, hitman, kidnapping, twists & turns, murder mystery, political corruption, catastrophe, police, uncover truth, greed, judge, assassin, police corruption, death penalty, mission of murder, secret society, first contact, family, nudity (full frontal - brief), torture, life & death, death, runaway, dialogue, lone hero, indians, identity, blindness
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   63%
 
 7.8
 11K
12 Angry Men
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Style: talky, clever, psychological, tense, serious, dramatic, realistic, interesting, intense, reflective, captivating, earnest, compassionate, thought provoking, intellectual, suspense, sincere, witty, atmospheric, no music, melancholic, stylized, enigmatic, light
Plot: idealism, court, legal action, realism, justice, courtroom drama, prejudice, murder, culture clash, courtroom, mentor, greed, islam, jury, crime, destiny, honest, corruption, runaway, dialogue, injustice, psychology, revelation, trial, evidence, argument, attorney, courage, politics, death penalty, xenophobia, judge, storytelling, redemption, race issues, catastrophe, betrayal, adaptation, political, hopes, twists & turns, secrets, character study, guilt, ethnic conflict, manipulation, transformation, pornography, legal, crime gone awry
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   66%
 
 7.8
 30K
The Verdict
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Style: talky, clever, realistic, tense, serious, dramatic, suspense, cerebral, interesting, intense, gloomy, earnest, thought provoking, atmospheric, enigmatic, harsh, dark, witty, sincere, suspenseful, touching, melancholic, compassionate
Plot: courtroom drama, redemption, courtroom, court, hospital, lawyer, justice, mentor, corruption, greed, legal action, character study, doctors, dialogue driven, betrayal, drinking, police corruption, dialogue, police investigation, morality, fighting the system, manipulation, moral ambiguity, runaway, investigation, murder, storytelling, crime gone awry, secrets, terminal illness, chase, honest, underdog, coma, twists & turns, cheating, defense attorney, pinball machine, alcoholic, culture clash, righting the wronged, courage, adaptation, prejudice, dishonesty, hopes, legal, rivalry, society, power relations
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   57%
 
Trial by Jury
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, psychological, suspense, romantic, entertaining, melancholic, intense, erotic, dramatic, clever, sexy, cerebral, enigmatic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: courtroom, crime, gangsters, good versus evil, murder, dedicated lawyer, courtroom drama, vengeance, psychology, mentor, mob boss, organized crime, police investigation, life philosophy, kidnapping, hotshot lawyer, obsession, catastrophe, justice, mafia, protagonist as suspect, revenge, finnish, betrayal, court, violence, twists & turns, destiny, conspiracy, legal action, culture clash, runaway, adaptation, legal investigation, brutality, mob, fantasy world, gangster, nudity (full frontal - brief), family, dialogue, dangerous attraction, storytelling, first contact, pornography, happy ending, internet, lone hero, corruption, greed
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   46%
 
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Rules of Engagement
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Style: realistic, twists and turns, serious, rough, dramatic, captivating, intense, suspense, disturbing, interesting, factual, tense, bad ending, entertaining, idiotic
Plot: courtroom drama, military, lawyer, war, courtroom, court, betrayal, weapons, islam, conspiracy, corruption, dishonesty, vietnam war, morality, justice, gulf war, politics, courage, vengeance, catastrophe, conspiracy theory, political corruption, manipulation, dialogue, world politics, arms dealer, sacrifice, vietnam veteran, propaganda, secrets, revenge, iraq war, surveillance, stereotypes, murder, mentor, police investigation, court case, colony, wound, power relations, guilt, chase, investigation, wartime, twists & turns, storytelling, race issues, torture, friends
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1960s
Place: usa, middle east, iraq, vietnam, battleship, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   50%
 
Reversal of Fortune
Genre: Biography, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Japan, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Style: clever, talky, witty, realistic, serious, dramatic, suspense, interesting, enigmatic, intense, cerebral, stylized, dark humor, tense, earnest, captivating, light, atmospheric, offbeat, suspenseful, sincere, entertaining
Plot: crime, lawyer, murder, courtroom drama, courtroom, murder mystery, dedicated lawyer, justice, court, corruption, police investigation, character study, runaway, investigation, greed, guilt, manipulation, storytelling, protagonist as suspect, mystery, mentor, dialogue, adaptation, moral ambiguity, crime gone awry, coma, secrets, twists & turns, eccentricity, legal investigation, chase, law student, infidelity, fighting the system, culture clash, redemption, dark hero, socialite, diabetes, flashbacks, false accusation, period piece, betrayal, morality, tragedy, catastrophe, oil, crimes, dishonesty, legal
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   47%
 
The Conspirator
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: captivating, talky, serious, dramatic, emotional, factual, realistic, touching, thought provoking, earnest, sentimental, interesting, light, heartbreaking, melancholic, suspense, intense, sad, inspirational, scenic
Plot: assassination, conspiracy, courtroom, lawyer, president, courtroom drama, civil war, justice, idealism, slavery, dedicated lawyer, period piece, assassin, sacrifice, american civil war, court, death, guilt, tragedy, politics, assassins, mentor, corruption, revenge, wartime, runaway, moral ambiguity, vengeance, courage, ethnic conflict, kidnapping, war, private club, union, boarding house, trial, military, catastrophe, murder, life & death, betrayal, political, manipulation, death penalty, childhood, gunfight, greed, prejudice, genocide, children
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1860s
Place: usa, england, washington d.c., california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   45%
 
 7.2
 157K
Fracture
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Style: clever, suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense, twist ending, twists and turns, serious, tricky, surprise ending, realistic, interesting, intense, captivating, dramatic, intellectual, bad ending, cerebral, stylized, entertaining, witty, enigmatic, talky, romantic, earnest, exciting
Plot: courtroom drama, crime, murder, lawyer, courtroom, neo noir, legal investigation, murder mystery, police investigation, cheating, court, twists & turns, plot twist, investigation, manipulation, mystery, justice, obsession, mind game, corruption, adultery, mentor, guilt, secrets, revenge, greed, police, infidelity, catastrophe, psychology, chase, prosecution, conspiracy, serial killer, planned murder, perfect crime, suspect, dialogue, runaway, betrayal, weapons, hostage, storytelling, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), moral ambiguity, identity, happy ending, police corruption, doctors
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   57%
 
 7.1
 13K
Brubaker
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, captivating, factual, harsh, dramatic, interesting, thought provoking, intense, disturbing, suspense, talky, inspirational, tense, entertaining, exciting
Plot: prison, fighting the system, corruption, prison life, greed, mentor, prison escape, politics, justice, murder, idealism, political, violence, runaway, against the odds, bullying, abuse, prison warden, police corruption, police investigation, torture, jesus, brutality, chase, childhood, unlikely friendships, business, revenge, transformation, society, underdog, adaptation, small town, political corruption, nudity (full frontal - brief), culture clash, lawyer, court, catastrophe, friendship, human spirit, crime, redemption, dialogue, courtroom, depression, foul language, vengeance, race issues, storytelling
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   48%
 

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Presumed Innocent
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, surprise ending, twist ending, twists and turns, bleak, serious, suspense, intense, interesting, gloomy, realistic, psychological, dramatic, sexy, clever, bad ending, mind bending, talky, enigmatic, exciting, tricky, cerebral, microfilm, dark
Plot: crime, mystery, lawyer, courtroom, investigation, murder, courtroom drama, murder mystery, court, twists & turns, dedicated lawyer, corruption, police investigation, guilt, conspiracy, obsession, justice, secrets, chase, adultery, infidelity, manipulation, greed, serial killer, protagonist as suspect, runaway, supportive spouse, adaptation, mentor, dialogue, plot twist, morality, revenge, pornography, assassination, moral ambiguity, psychology, foul language, violence, period piece, betrayal, catastrophe, legal investigation, doctors, brutality, complex characters, sexualized violence, couple relations, classic car, culture clash
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   47%
 
Kill the Messenger
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, serious, dramatic, suspense, intense, thought provoking, realistic, clever, interesting, melancholic, disturbing, earnest, bad ending, harsh, light
Plot: journalism, investigation, cia, politics, corruption, conspiracy, drugs/alcohol, government agency, greed, courtroom, secrets, conspiracy theory, manipulation, chase, drug dealing, justice, business, betrayal, drugs, violence, weapons, family drama, mentor, idealism, political, suicide, twists & turns, catastrophe, world politics, lawyer, brutality, vengeance, life & death, dialogue, political corruption, police investigation, corporate america, revenge, dysfunctional family, runaway, uncover truth, survival, court, doctors, storytelling, propaganda, crime gone awry, first contact, nudity (full frontal - brief), president
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles, latin america, nicaragua, usa, iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   53%
 
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