Movies that are like The Rainmaker

If you like "The Rainmaker" you are probably looking for clever, serious, thought provoking and talky movies of Crime, Drama and Thriller genre about / that have / with lawyer, courtroom, courtroom drama, corruption, justice, court and underdog themes shot in USA or Germany.
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 7.1
 52K
The Rainmaker
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 135 min.
Style: clever, serious, thought provoking, talky, realistic, dramatic, interesting, tense, suspense, intense, entertaining, earnest, exciting, psychological, inspirational, bad ending
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, courtroom drama, corruption, justice, court, underdog, hospital, dedicated lawyer, revenge, mentor, investigation, murder, greed, chase, business, legal investigation, conspiracy, adaptation, manipulation, secrets, uncover truth, corporate crimes, book, vengeance, police investigation, storytelling, idealism, runaway, terminal illness, redemption, righting the wronged, catastrophe, leukemia, morality, against the odds, dishonesty, domestic violence, police corruption, happy ending, destiny, legal, distopia, culture clash, rivalry, life philosophy, guilt, classic car, power relations, dialogue, literature, betrayal, legal action, court case, prejudice, moral ambiguity, political, courage, innocence lost, conspiracy theory, survival, obsession, twists & turns, political corruption, honest, price of justice, hopes, self defense, life is a bitch, insurance, lawsuit, jury, judge, plaintiff, spouse killer, civil action, high priced lawyer, job seeking, law firm, lawyers and clients, small time, hapless, dignity, selflessness, rookie, powerful corporation, ordinary person, new job, sacrifice, life changing experience, cover up, naivete, health situation, struggle, marital abuse, insurance company, transplant, vice president, judiciary, ceo
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey
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A Time to Kill
Crime, Drama, Thriller
USA
149 min.
 7.4
A Few Good Men
Drama, Thriller
USA
138 min.
 7.7
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Most similar movies to The Rainmaker

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, realistic, serious and intense films with plots including corruption, catastrophe, runaway, mentor, lawyer, justice and dialogue 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), Runaway Jury (2003), The Pelican Brief (1993). 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, thought provoking, suspense, bad ending, interesting, earnest, entertaining, suspenseful, clever, melancholic
Plot: lawyer, small town, courtroom drama, obsession, courtroom, court, dedicated lawyer, investigation, greed, justice, legal investigation, lone hero, corruption, environmental, uncover truth, manipulation, police investigation, corporate crimes, twists & turns, happy ending, chase, mentor, catastrophe, price of justice, law firm, lawsuit, dialogue, book, leukemia, plaintiff, adaptation, death, bankruptcy, righting the wronged, runaway, money, drinking, pornography, against the odds, sacrifice, secrets, redemption, family, dishonesty, culture clash, cancer, legal, classic car, conspiracy, rivalry
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: boston, massachusetts, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
...and justice for all.
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Style: clever, suspense, humorous, witty, dark humor, cynical, semi serious, dramatic, realistic, intense, interesting, satirical, tense, biting, talky, entertaining, earnest, compassionate, bad ending, disturbing, offbeat
Plot: courtroom, crime, lawyer, courtroom drama, corruption, court, rape, betrayal, guilt, investigation, dedicated lawyer, justice, greed, mentor, legal action, twists & turns, idealism, police investigation, dialogue, vengeance, moral dilemma, manipulation, morality, chase, secrets, moral ambiguity, murder, revenge, injustice, police corruption, runaway, prejudice, music, sexualized violence, fighting the system, storytelling, catastrophe, crime gone awry, nudity (full frontal - brief), redemption, adaptation, dishonesty, gangsters, culture clash, legal, conspiracy, life & death, honest, death, power relations
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   88%
    User:   80%
 
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 7.4
 114K
A Time to Kill
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Style: suspense, captivating, serious, sincere, realistic, dramatic, intense, touching, thought provoking, interesting, tense, brutal, earnest, psychological
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, courtroom, rape, small town, crime, court, lawyer, vengeance, racism, vigilante, justice, revenge, brutality, dedicated lawyer, vigilantism, race issues, mentor, underdog, segregation, death penalty, legal action, prejudice, corruption, moral ambiguity, morality, sexual abuse, police investigation, stereotypes, chase, runaway, twists & turns, courage, adaptation, guilt, injustice, slavery, secrets, natural disaster, catastrophe, manipulation, conspiracy, culture clash, pornography, betrayal, greed, kidnapping, idealism, happy ending, torture
Time: 90s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   86%
 
 7.1
 83K
Runaway Jury
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Style: suspense, clever, tense, surprise ending, stylized, serious, cynical, realistic, interesting, entertaining, suspenseful, intense, captivating, thought provoking, dramatic, bad ending, twist ending, talky, bilingual
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, corruption, surveillance, manipulation, conspiracy, justice, chase, court, revenge, murder, betrayal, hotshot lawyer, jury, paranoia, guns, twists & turns, police investigation, greed, righting the wronged, runaway, weapons, plot twist, political corruption, secrets, politics, fighting the system, adaptation, mentor, crime, book, political, catastrophe, dishonesty, vengeance, gunfight, destiny, heist, hopes, morality, happy ending, court case, assassination, violence, legal, propaganda, dialogue, rebellion, brainwashing
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, san francisco, ohio, indiana, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   83%
    User:   96%
 
The Pelican Brief
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious, captivating, realistic, intense, exciting, interesting, entertaining, clever
Plot: politics, murder, political corruption, conspiracy, lawyer, corruption, chase, assassination, president, assassin, surveillance, paranoia, investigation, conspiracy theory, cia, mentor, courtroom, fbi, crime, amateur detective, espionage, murder mystery, assassins, secrets, court, internet, intrigue, secret service, catastrophe, legal action, adaptation, justice, twists & turns, police investigation, vengeance, legal investigation, manipulation, political, happy ending, political conspiracy, book, runaway, uncover truth, greed, supreme court, judge, professor, obsession, destiny, spies
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new orleans, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   80%
 
 6.7
 52K
The Client
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Style: tense, suspenseful, clever, suspense, twists and turns, serious, realistic, captivating, sentimental, touching, earnest, intense, romantic, interesting, entertaining, exciting, dramatic
Audience: kids
Plot: lawyer, suicide, investigation, courtroom, chase, mafia, murder, dedicated lawyer, death, court, revenge, mentor, witnessing a crime, runaway, legal action, courtroom drama, adaptation, conspiracy, police investigation, fighting the system, danger, childhood, corruption, crimes, destiny, secrets, catastrophe, witness protection, brother, storytelling, dialogue, legal, justice, kids and family, greed, vengeance, rebellion, nudity (full frontal - brief), mob, society, power relations, betrayal, twists & turns, hotshot lawyer, sibling relationship, classic car, book, family, happy ending, internet
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   62%
 
 6.6
 8K
Suspect
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Style: suspenseful, clever, tense, surprise ending, twists and turns, serious, talky, realistic, suspense, mind bending, stylized, bad ending, sexy, interesting, twist ending, intense, entertaining, psychological, light, romantic, melancholic
Plot: mystery, murder, courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, crime, chase, conspiracy, dedicated lawyer, police investigation, murder mystery, homeless, corruption, twists & turns, justice, protagonist as suspect, court, investigation, legal investigation, urban, greed, secrets, dangerous attraction, false accusation, mentor, happy ending, serial killer, catastrophe, pornography, dialogue, betrayal, redemption, president, love story, political conspiracy, surveillance, internet, jury, who done it, manipulation, obsession, runaway, crimes, guilt, romance, danger, conspiracy theory, deadly, government, women
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, vietnam, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   66%
 
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 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
Plot: courtroom drama, father daughter relationship, courtroom, lawyer, dedicated lawyer, court, conspiracy, family drama, mentor, legal investigation, chase, family, police investigation, uncover truth, death, twists & turns, vengeance, idealism, secrets, revenge, destiny, dialogue, parents and children, sacrifice, corruption, single father, supernatural, vigilante, corporate crimes, catastrophe, culture clash, infidelity, righting the wronged, happy ending, life philosophy, assassination, fighting the system, guilt, investigation, betrayal, kidnapping, crime, against the odds, first contact, secret service, dishonesty, redemption, divorce, justice, storytelling
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   61%
 
 7.7
 204K
A Few Good Men
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Style: tense, clever, realistic, talky, captivating, serious, dramatic, earnest, intense, suspense, twists and turns, interesting, sincere, entertaining, tricky, suspenseful, witty, surprise ending
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, murder, lawyer, military, corruption, underdog, court, justice, death, dedicated lawyer, sexism, suicide, conspiracy, hotshot lawyer, navy, mentor, secrets, dialogue, investigation, crime, morality, police investigation, moral ambiguity, reluctant partners, greed, twists & turns, chase, army investigation, courage, runaway, manipulation, surveillance, political corruption, murder mystery, storytelling, court martial, catastrophe, guilt, false accusation, destiny, sacrifice, revenge, vengeance, betrayal, redemption, adaptation, politics, military base, u.s. navy
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: cuba, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   66%
 
The Lincoln Lawyer
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, clever, surprise ending, twists and turns, serious, suspense, interesting, twist ending, intense, realistic, entertaining, captivating, dramatic, psychological, talky, enigmatic, cerebral
Plot: murder, lawyer, courtroom, courtroom drama, betrayal, investigation, plot twist, morality, hotshot lawyer, hip hop, jury, judge, crime, arrest, twists & turns, justice, police investigation, legal investigation, serial killer, corruption, manipulation, greed, mentor, court, guilt, secrets, vengeance, runaway, mystery, murder mystery, adaptation, death penalty, conspiracy, revenge, crimes, chase, dialogue, legal, dishonesty, gangsters, storytelling, catastrophe, brutality, redemption, happy ending, pornography, video surveillance, private investigator, prostitute, psychology
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles, beverly hills, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   59%
 
 7.3
 151K
Erin Brockovich
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Style: touching, factual, captivating, inspirational, uplifting, realistic, sincere, serious, dramatic, romantic, entertaining, interesting, disturbing, witty, earnest, thought provoking, suspense, intense, compassionate, sexy, surprise ending
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lawyer, environmental, court, justice, investigation, fighting the system, single mother, contamination, uncover truth, righting the wronged, against the odds, relationship vs career, corruption, cancer, corporate crimes, manipulation, small town, sacrifice, courtroom, underdog, legal action, legal investigation, greed, mentor, rags to riches, single parent, lawsuit, happy ending, feminism, lone hero, workplace, job seeking, catastrophe, corporate america, runaway, destiny, courage, foul language, conspiracy theory, conspiracy, business, family, moral ambiguity, life, stereotypes, law firm, redemption, ambition, dialogue, prejudice
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1993, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   56%
 
 6.3
 14K
Red Corner
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, talky, serious, captivating, realistic, disturbing, sincere, rough, thought provoking, intense, romantic, tense, light, dramatic, interesting, entertaining, sexy
Plot: murder, politics, death penalty, justice, political corruption, corruption, courtroom, legal action, lawyer, murder mystery, political, false accusation, torture, mentor, frame up, greed, conspiracy, chase, court, police investigation, investigation, revenge, catastrophe, destiny, fighting the system, betrayal, revolution, crimes, rebellion, secrets, guilt, stereotypes, dishonesty, propaganda, courtroom drama, law enforcement, twists & turns, internet, legal, love story, vengeance, beautiful scenery, culture clash, islam, society, state affairs, runaway, blindness, brutality, life is a bitch
Time: 90s
Place: china, asia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   50%
 
 6.3
 34K
High Crimes
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Style: suspenseful, clever, twists and turns, serious, surprise ending, twist ending, suspense, talky, realistic, bad ending, tense, sexy, interesting, entertaining, dramatic, intense, idiotic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: crime, murder, lawyer, court, courtroom drama, justice, military, fighting the system, courtroom, conspiracy, dedicated lawyer, twists & turns, fbi, police investigation, murder mystery, corruption, secrets, hidden identity, plot twist, supportive spouse, protagonist as suspect, investigation, death penalty, army investigation, mystery, catastrophe, betrayal, chase, mentor, greed, surveillance, legal investigation, conspiracy theory, false accusation, manipulations, kidnapping, frame up, couple relations, revenge, natural disaster, manipulation, police corruption, runaway, serial killer, first contact, happy ending, redemption, torture, arrested, u.s. marine
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   43%
 
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Ghosts of Mississippi
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: talky, sincere, serious, dramatic, realistic, factual, intense, thought provoking, inspirational, interesting, suspense, compassionate, clever, entertaining, political drama
Plot: courtroom, racism, courtroom drama, assassin, lawyer, murder, assassination, court, dedicated lawyer, segregation, investigation, justice, legal investigation, police investigation, corruption, courage, mentor, murder mystery, catastrophe, period piece, chase, prejudice, greed, injustice, destiny, vengeance, guilt, righting the wronged, runaway, activist, civil rights, trial, widow, dishonesty, conspiracy, hopes, nudity (full frontal - brief), political, culture clash, legal, race issues, politics, dialogue, society, adaptation, power relations, idealism, happy ending, survival, life is a bitch
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 90s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   53%
 
True Believer
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: suspenseful, clever, twists and turns, serious, realistic, talky, dramatic, suspense, captivating, biting, interesting, tense, twist ending, intense, harsh, melancholic, earnest
Plot: crime, courtroom drama, lawyer, courtroom, corruption, prison, neo noir, legal action, murder, murder mystery, mentor, police investigation, court, twists & turns, justice, investigation, redemption, greed, righting the wronged, pornography, runaway, chase, brutality, fighting the system, conspiracy, serial killer, guilt, crimes, manipulation, vengeance, dishonesty, revenge, dialogue, storytelling, nudity (topless - notable), betrayal, police corruption, false accusation, hopes, noir, racism, surveillance, sexualized violence, legal, catastrophe, violent, drugs, hotshot lawyer, gangs, gangsters
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, california, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   55%
 
 6.8
 100K
The Firm
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, clever, suspense, serious, realistic, cynical, stylized, intense, exciting, earnest, interesting, entertaining, dramatic, surprise ending
Plot: lawyer, surveillance, fbi, murder, mentor, conspiracy, mafia, chase, corruption, legal investigation, law firm, investigation, death, moral dilemma, crime, innocence lost, secrets, greed, twists & turns, book, adaptation, runaway, corporate crimes, catastrophe, happy ending, ambition, business, police investigation, murder mystery, assassination, betrayal, crimes, justice, deadly, courtroom, dishonesty, vengeance, culture clash, spy, destiny, legal, revenge, internet, beautiful scenery, family, natural disaster, rebellion, political corruption, workplace, manipulation
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: memphis, usa, tennessee, boston, harvard university, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   49%
 
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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: courtroom, crime, gangsters, murder, courtroom drama, vengeance, kidnapping, good versus evil, revenge, dedicated lawyer, gangster, psychology, hotshot lawyer, mentor, protagonist as suspect, police investigation, legal action, life philosophy, mob boss, organized crime, legal investigation, obsession, catastrophe, justice, mafia, dangerous attraction, finnish, betrayal, court, violence, twists & turns, false accusation, destiny, conspiracy, culture clash, police corruption, runaway, who done it, adaptation, woman in danger, brutality, chases and races, mob, life is a bitch, fantasy world, crimes, danger, nudity (full frontal - brief), deadly, family
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   53%
 
Nothing But the Truth
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, clever, serious, dramatic, intense, twist ending, thought provoking, suspense, interesting, surprise ending, psychological, cerebral, bad ending, tricky, emotional, entertaining, sincere
Plot: journalism, lawyer, corruption, cia, courtroom drama, storytelling, murder, political, secrets, political conspiracy, plot twist, sacrifice, betrayal, justice, twists & turns, politics, moral ambiguity, greed, identity, dishonesty, mentor, manipulation, conspiracy, investigation, assassination, media, catastrophe, relationships, revenge, writers, morality, dialogue, state affairs, idealism, propaganda, paranoia, legal action, president, vengeance, humanity, destiny, runaway, guilt, psychology, chase, honest, survival, courage, creativity, crime
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   37%
 
Movie in collections
 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, sincere, sentimental, heartbreaking, talky, light, surprise ending
Plot: courtroom drama, court, holocaust, lawyer, courtroom, betrayal, nazis, jews, dedicated lawyer, communism, nazi, genocide, conspiracy, guilt, crime, wartime, war, immigrants, corruption, secrets, assassination, murder, politics, justice, mentor, vengeance, jewish, uncover truth, police investigation, idealism, runaway, brutality, anti semitism, political, manipulation, prejudice, parents and children, russian, ethnic conflict, moral ambiguity, drinking, culture clash, dialogue, world politics, catastrophe, chase, sacrifice, nudity (full frontal - brief), assassins, kidnapping
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, germany, israel, poland, argentina, budapest hungary, hungary, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   48%
 
 7.9
 12K
12 Angry Men
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Style: talky, clever, psychological, tense, serious, dramatic, realistic, captivating, interesting, intense, thought provoking, reflective, sincere, earnest, compassionate, intellectual, suspense, witty, atmospheric, no music
Plot: idealism, murder, courtroom drama, court, justice, prejudice, courtroom, legal action, realism, jury, culture clash, injustice, mentor, greed, islam, crime, destiny, honest, corruption, runaway, dialogue, hopes, psychology, courage, politics, legal, storytelling, revelation, trial, evidence, argument, attorney, redemption, race issues, catastrophe, betrayal, society, adaptation, political, twists & turns, uncover truth, secrets, character study, moral dilemma, guilt, ethnic conflict, manipulation, social differences, transformation, pornography
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   52%
 
The Star Chamber
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, exciting, serious, bleak, realistic, rough, clever, interesting, intense, melancholic, tense, twist ending, idiotic
Plot: crime, vigilantism, murder, serial killer, vengeance, political corruption, conspiracy, courtroom, hitman, dedicated lawyer, police investigation, vigilante, justice, lawyer, mentor, guilt, legal action, investigation, corruption, chase, court, manipulation, secrets, pornography, assassination, uncover truth, kidnapping, twists & turns, murder mystery, catastrophe, police, greed, assassin, police corruption, death penalty, judge, first contact, courtroom drama, family, nudity (full frontal - brief), torture, life & death, false accusation, death, runaway, dialogue, lone hero, indians, identity, fighting the system
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
 7.6
 169K
Sleepers
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Style: disturbing, gloomy, serious, dramatic, rough, realistic, bleak, brutal, intense, harsh, suspenseful, emotional, interesting, suspense, bad ending, psychological, talky, sadistic, based on supposedly true story
Plot: crime, sexual abuse, child abuse, courtroom drama, vengeance, friendship, childhood, lawyer, court, rape, torture, justice, revenge, prison, courtroom, murder, corruption, storytelling, strong sexual content, violence, betrayal, innocence lost, buddies, book, mentor, vigilantism, unlikely friendships, brutality, haunted by the past, urban ghetto, vigilante, pornography, righting the wronged, adolescence, redemption, violent, runaway, adaptation, gangsters, crimes, greed, coming of age, police investigation, morality, dishonesty, sexualized violence, juvenile delinquent, coming-of-age, hopes, catastrophe
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, new york yankees, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   36%
 
 6.2
 18K
City Hall
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: talky, tense, thought provoking, serious, realistic, suspense, intense, earnest, interesting, dramatic, melancholic, bad ending, stylized, harsh
Plot: investigation, corruption, political corruption, idealism, police, politics, conspiracy, mafia, political, murder, uncover truth, urban, mentor, organized crime, lawyer, world politics, president, moral ambiguity, dialogue, greed, dishonesty, gunfight, mob, society, crime, justice, police investigation, police corruption, drug dealer, mayor, crimes, business, hopes, catastrophe, violence, betrayal, life philosophy, state affairs, vengeance, murder mystery, chase, unlikely friendships, life is a bitch, nudity (full frontal - brief), destiny, guilt, war on drugs, presidential election, undercover, undercover agent
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new orleans, new jersey, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   48%
 
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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, captivating, dramatic, disturbing, intense, suspense, interesting, factual, tense, bad ending, entertaining
Plot: military, courtroom drama, lawyer, war, betrayal, courtroom, political corruption, court, vietnam war, surveillance, investigation, weapons, islam, dishonesty, conspiracy, corruption, morality, justice, gulf war, politics, courage, vengeance, catastrophe, power relations, conspiracy theory, manipulation, dialogue, world politics, arms dealer, sacrifice, friends, propaganda, secrets, revenge, iraq war, stereotypes, murder, mentor, police investigation, dedicated lawyer, guilt, vietnam veteran, chase, friendship, army investigation, wartime, twists & turns, military life, storytelling, race issues
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1960s
Place: usa, middle east, iraq, vietnam, battleship, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   50%
 
Murder in the First
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 122 min.
Style: emotional, bleak, serious, dramatic, factual, realistic, gloomy, intense, rough, brutal, thought provoking, interesting, harsh, touching, melancholic, suspense, tense, entertaining, inspirational, light, earnest, psychological
Plot: prison, alcatraz, courtroom, lawyer, murder, fighting the system, torture, male nudity, dedicated lawyer, corruption, mentor, justice, prison life, brutality, insanity, righting the wronged, police investigation, court, vengeance, prison escape, manipulation, courtroom drama, redemption, greed, friendship, confined, runaway, bank robbery, death penalty, storytelling, crimes, revenge, betrayal, idealism, childhood, conspiracy, courage, unlikely friendships, deadly, crime, police corruption, dishonesty, political, life philosophy, chase, hopes, destiny, catastrophe, adaptation, transformation
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1940s, year 1941, year 1938
Place: california, usa, san francisco, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
 7.7
 152K
Primal Fear
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Style: clever, talky, psychological, tense, surprise ending, twists and turns, serious, twist ending, suspense, rough, realistic, intense, stylized, interesting, tricky, dramatic, suspenseful, cerebral, scary, bad ending, atmospheric
Plot: crime, murder, courtroom drama, corruption, lawyer, mental illness, court, courtroom, psychiatrist, manipulation, insanity, police investigation, justice, investigation, psychopath, chase, hotshot lawyer, revenge, bishop, murder mystery, political corruption, twists & turns, plot twist, protagonist as suspect, secrets, mentor, split personality, greed, conspiracy, mystery, psychology, guilt, legal investigation, serial killer, death penalty, pornographic video, sexual abuse, vengeance, complex characters, runaway, politics, brutality, storytelling, dialogue, catastrophe, moral ambiguity, adaptation, trial, morality, pornography
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   32%
 
Guilty as Sin
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious, rough, realistic, suspense, sexy, scary, intense, erotic, melancholic, satirical, clever, twist ending, exciting
Plot: courtroom, murder, lawyer, amateur detective, crime, hotshot lawyer, womanizer, mind game, uncover truth, psychopath, catastrophe, woman in danger, mentor, rivalry, psychology, power relations, destiny, internet, dedicated lawyer, corruption, police investigation, legal investigation, life philosophy, manipulations, dangerous attraction, first contact, conspiracy, crimes, natural disaster, runaway, dialogue, danger, vampire human love, guilt, lone hero, revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), storytelling, fantasy world, women, vengeance, culture clash, chase, stereotypes, multiple storylines, adaptation, classic car, obsession, brutality, pornography
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   43%
 
 6.5
 62K
Changing Lanes
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: realistic, suspense, bleak, serious, sincere, gloomy, dramatic, bad ending, thought provoking, interesting, psychological, intense, tense, road movie, clever, harsh
Plot: lawyer, vengeance, corruption, revenge, courtroom, hotshot lawyer, moral ambiguity, losing-it hero, urban, greed, redemption, twists & turns, morality, mentor, happy ending, uninhibited rivalry, justice, guilt, court, dialogue, human nature, manipulation, destiny, vigilante, psychology, obsession, catastrophe, character study, storytelling, rich and poor, police corruption, life philosophy, violence, social differences, police investigation, betrayal, down on your luck, brutality, secrets, legal, stranded, business, writers, honest, chase, stereotypes, misfit, custody battle, family, culture clash
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   36%
 

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Fracture
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Style: clever, suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense, surprise ending, twists and turns, serious, twist ending, tricky, realistic, interesting, captivating, intense, stylized, witty, dramatic, intellectual, bad ending, cerebral, entertaining, enigmatic, talky
Plot: courtroom drama, murder, crime, lawyer, cheating, obsession, guilt, courtroom, court, investigation, manipulation, adultery, revenge, neo noir, infidelity, police, legal investigation, murder mystery, police investigation, twists & turns, plot twist, mind game, mystery, justice, corruption, mentor, secrets, greed, catastrophe, psychology, chase, crimes, conspiracy, deadly, serial killer, dialogue, prosecution, runaway, legal, betrayal, judge, weapons, trial, hostage, storytelling, nudity (full frontal - brief), rivalry, moral ambiguity, identity, happy ending
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 7.9
 145K
The Insider
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Style: talky, tense, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, serious, dramatic, intense, sincere, interesting, cerebral, factual, enigmatic, clever, breathtaking, psychological, atmospheric, thought provoking
Plot: journalism, corruption, paranoia, workplace, idealism, sacrifice, conspiracy, business, lawyer, whistleblower, manipulation, courtroom, investigation, politics, reporter, greed, secrets, storytelling, corporate america, mentor, uncover truth, twists & turns, corporate crimes, character study, dialogue, price of justice, justice, courage, assassination, life turned upside down, tobacco, runaway, morality, police investigation, surveillance, visceral, righting the wronged, political, betrayal, paranoid, crime gone awry, media, tragedy, complex characters, catastrophe, survival, chase, legal, research, interview
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: south carolina, iran, mississippi, washington d.c.
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    User:   44%
 
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