Movies that are like To Kill a Mockingbird

If you like "To Kill a Mockingbird" you are probably looking for atmospheric, disturbing, serious and compassionate movies of Crime and Drama genre about / that have / with racism, small town, courtroom, lawyer, court, idealism and injustice themes shot in USA.
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To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
 8.3
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To Kill a Mockingbird
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Style: atmospheric, disturbing, serious, compassionate, earnest, dramatic, realistic, talky, interesting, touching, clever, enigmatic, sentimental, emotional, witty, captivating, thought provoking, suspense, breathtaking
Plot: racism, small town, courtroom, lawyer, court, idealism, injustice, courtroom drama, childhood, race issues, justice, book, prejudice, segregation, morality, literature, coming of age, courage, children, poverty, mentor, adaptation, runaway, single father, legal, storytelling, culture clash, friendship, trial, kids and family, court case, child, corruption, depression, coming-of-age, imagination, unlikely friendships, sibling relationship, becoming an adult, black people, intolerance, isolation, society, beautiful scenery, honest, greed, character study, secrets, single parent, dedicated lawyer, rape, racial discrimination, tomboy, false accusation of rape, racial prejudice, false accusation, great depression, price of justice, interracial relations, parents and children, judge, african american, racial slur, small town life, perjury, schoolyard fight, tolerance, recluse, fatherhood, southerner, maturation, racial tension, child's point of view, lynching, alcoholic, witness, revenge, father daughter relationship, reading, father son relationship, crimes, youth, family relations, social relations, jury, sheriff, dog, halloween, neighbor, evidence, lawyers and clients, supportive parent, holiday, blacks and whites, protective parent, innocence, abuse, family drama, young girl, rape accusation, miscarriage of justice, siblings, social injustice, village idiot, black man white woman relationship, wrongful conviction, respect, attack, starving child, trespassing, battered woman, treehouse, first day of school, judiciary, rabies, spit in the face, housekeeper, reverend, handicap, halloween costume, overalls, broken arm, killing a dog, lynch mob, widower, child in peril, tree, farmer, stabbing, debt, brother sister relationship, minister, black american, rescue, pocket watch, fistfight, memory, gift, man with glasses, little boy, girl, murder, death, underdog, disability, compassion, servant, boy, little girl, wheelchair, human spirit, legal action, life is a bitch, interrogation, widow widower, parenthood, fear, tragic event, young kid, brother brother relationship, dialogue, redemption, gunfight
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: alabama, usa
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Mississippi Burning
Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
USA
128 min.
 7.8
In the Heat of the Night
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
USA
110 min.
 8.0
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Most similar movies to To Kill a Mockingbird

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out dramatic, realistic, interesting and serious films with plots including mentor, runaway, culture clash, redemption, dialogue, justice and greed themes mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like To Kill a Mockingbird: 12 Angry Men (1997), A Time to Kill (1996), Mississippi Burning (1988), Places in the Heart (1984), Norma Rae (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.9
 12K
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
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 7.4
 113K
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:   85%
    User:   100%
 
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Mississippi Burning
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, clever, disturbing, dramatic, talky, serious, interesting, factual, intense, suspense, captivating, brutal, harsh, entertaining, psychological, based on true events, atmospheric, rough, political drama
Plot: racism, small town, murder, violence, police investigation, investigation, idealism, segregation, corruption, uncover truth, justice, violent, police, crime, race issues, brutality, mentor, interracial relations, courage, prejudice, courtroom, greed, vigilantism, secrets, runaway, race, slavery, lawyer, stereotypes, sheriff, conspiracy, manipulation, fbi agent, fbi, tragedy, vigilante, storytelling, politics, u.s. navy, shotgun, suicide, funeral, motel, visceral, political, betrayal, moral ambiguity, adaptation, culture clash, dialogue
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   92%
 
Places in the Heart
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, captivating, serious, emotional, dramatic, uplifting, earnest, compassionate, interesting, atmospheric, intense, suspense, romantic, gloomy, talky, inspirational, scenic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: small town, friendship, racism, farm, redemption, adultery, human spirit, unlikely friendships, depression, segregation, mentor, destiny, courage, runaway, poverty, idealism, culture clash, civil war, gunfight, childhood, love story, family, prejudice, interracial relations, period piece, lawyer, character study, widow, catastrophe, beautiful scenery, greed, blindness, survival, chase, justice, war veteran, family farm, kidnapping, great depression, against the odds, vengeance, betrayal, tragedy, life philosophy, moral ambiguity, storytelling, sacrifice, americana, drinking, dialogue
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   81%
 
 7.4
 9K
Norma Rae
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Style: touching, sincere, serious, dramatic, talky, realistic, earnest, tense, sentimental, interesting, captivating, emotional, suspense, inspirational, thought provoking, breathtaking, light, uplifting, reflective, intense, clever
Plot: small town, workplace, fighting the system, working class, feminism, courage, price of justice, idealism, greed, politics, corruption, unlikely friendships, friendship, mentor, runaway, culture clash, prejudice, race issues, secrets, political, family, tragedy, injustice, morality, union, labor, factory, single mother, storytelling, lawyer, catastrophe, stereotypes, segregation, righting the wronged, women, honest, death, jewish, childhood, ethnic conflict, redemption, chase, hospital, interracial romance, destiny, sacrifice, romance, against the odds, relationships, depression
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   79%
 
The Onion Field
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: dramatic, bleak, serious, suspense, intense, rough, realistic, interesting, suspenseful, harsh, talky, tense, enigmatic, disturbing, atmospheric, reflective, psychological, melancholic, depressing, emotional
Plot: murder, crime, police investigation, kidnapping, police, courtroom, guilt, police corruption, justice, corruption, lawyer, death penalty, runaway, court, tragedy, manipulation, mentor, investigation, gunfight, greed, courage, brutality, drinking, depression, redemption, assassination, confined, dialogue, chase, culture clash, capital punishment, police officer killed, honest, childhood, vengeance, death, morality, weapons, crime gone awry, moral ambiguity, violent, in the closet, classic car, destiny, storytelling, adaptation, revenge, small town, crimes, secrets
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   59%
 
 7.6
 83K
The Hurricane
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Style: thought provoking, touching, dramatic, serious, inspirational, intense, uplifting, factual, realistic, interesting, disturbing, earnest, emotional, sincere, sentimental, compassionate, bleak, harsh, suspense
Plot: prison, courtroom, fighting the system, racism, mentor, sport, human spirit, justice, corruption, friendship, courage, boxing, storytelling, courtroom drama, redemption, police corruption, childhood, false accusation, murder, destiny, lawyer, greed, freedom, prejudice, political corruption, conspiracy, runaway, crime, manipulation, injustice, life, race, idealism, character study, boxer, life philosophy, vengeance, police investigation, dialogue, unlikely friendships, brutality, death penalty, catastrophe, boxing match, transformation, chase, adaptation, revenge, survival, segregation
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 80s, 1960s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: new jersey, toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   56%
 
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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:   57%
    User:   68%
 
In the Heat of the Night
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: tense, atmospheric, captivating, serious, suspenseful, suspense, dramatic, interesting, thought provoking, talky, clever, realistic, intense, earnest, enigmatic, witty, rough, sincere, surprise ending, entertaining
Plot: small town, crime, racism, culture clash, mystery, police investigation, police, investigation, race issues, murder mystery, murder, reluctant partners, prejudice, segregation, corruption, chase, mentor, interracial relations, runaway, justice, police corruption, african american, fighting the system, character study, racial tension, racist, police station, suspect, twists & turns, complex characters, idealism, gunfight, assassination, greed, dialogue, stereotypes, police chief, politics, secrets, storytelling, redemption, dialogue driven, serial killer, guilt, identity, morality, false accusations, black people, crimes, odd couple
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 1930s
Place: mississippi, usa, california, southern usa, mississippi river
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   59%
 
Dead Man Walking
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Style: emotional, touching, compassionate, captivating, serious, dramatic, thought provoking, heartbreaking, realistic, interesting, intense, sincere, sad, talky, reflective, earnest, suspense, disturbing, clever, atmospheric, melancholic, brutal, bleak, psychological, harsh, intellectual
Plot: prison, death penalty, redemption, rape, death row, death, clergy, murder, crime, justice, life & death, lawyer, moral ambiguity, guilt, brutality, police investigation, manipulation, tragedy, human spirit, greed, corruption, lethal injection, character study, sisters, storytelling, capitalism, violent, investigation, courtroom, pornography, secrets, serial killer, forgiveness, court, runaway, morality, revenge, culture clash, adaptation, prejudice, honest, unsociability, cowardliness, court case, death sentence, electric chair, charity, therapist, violence, torture
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   49%
 
 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:   54%
    User:   43%
 
 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:   54%
    User:   60%
 
A Soldier's Story
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, War
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, dramatic, intense, suspense, captivating, realistic, tense, interesting, talky, light, clever, earnest, sincere, heartbreaking, thought provoking, psychological
Plot: military, investigation, murder, revenge, racism, segregation, army investigation, murder mystery, corruption, lawyer, justice, conspiracy, courtroom, police investigation, race issues, mentor, prejudice, runaway, uncover truth, twists & turns, character study, drinking, period piece, storytelling, secrets, betrayal, courage, sacrifice, greed, mystery, politics, death, chase, culture clash, war, law enforcement, morality, stereotypes, race, racist, flashback, redemption, adaptation, political, dialogue, assassination, literature, honest, unlikely friendships, crime
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: louisiana, arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   54%
 
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The Long Walk Home
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, dramatic, uplifting, talky, thought provoking, earnest, reflective, compassionate, inspirational, sentimental, harsh, tricky, interesting, entertaining, emotional
Plot: friendship, segregation, racism, human spirit, small town, race issues, disability, women, prejudice, bus, mentor, interracial romance, stereotypes, civil war, hopes, sacrifice, corruption, catastrophe, life philosophy, idealism, redemption, teacher, culture clash, fascism, honest, brutality, greed, family, race, society, runaway, period piece, secrets, unlikely friendships, nudity (full frontal - brief), drinking, couples, school, destiny, childhood, politics, power relations, courage, betrayal, morality, natural disaster, dialogue, life is a bitch, tragedy, underdog
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1955
Place: alabama, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   43%
 
Snow Falling on Cedars
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Style: emotional, atmospheric, serious, breathtaking, realistic, dramatic, captivating, melancholic, thought provoking, harsh, stylized, meditative, colourful, touching, non-linear, light, sincere, enigmatic, gloomy, sentimental, interesting, intense, artsy, clever, scenic
Plot: murder, racism, romance, small town, culture clash, love story, protagonist as suspect, beautiful scenery, storytelling, prejudice, betrayal, secrets, justice, adaptation, wartime, idealism, murder mystery, japanese american, fisherman, trial, island, courtroom, dialogue, sacrifice, courtroom drama, life & death, death, war, wife, childhood, journalist, twists & turns, crime, social decay, flashbacks, redemption, catastrophe, guilt, book, love, period piece, mentor, crimes, lawyer, tragedy, deadly, relationships, pornography, camp, distopia
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: washington state, pearl harbor, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   50%
 
A Raisin in the Sun
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Style: dramatic, serious, sentimental, intense, thought provoking, realistic, talky, heartbreaking, earnest, sincere, interesting, witty, touching, clever, compassionate, entertaining, emotional
Plot: racism, family life, family, prejudice, greed, dreams, redemption, race issues, poverty, dysfunctional family, family in crisis, culture clash, character study, secrets, relationships, idealism, segregation, corruption, runaway, children, family problems, dialogue, adaptation, family drama, black family, racial segregation, racial tension, housewife, racial prejudice, apartment, neighborhood, african american, mentor, money, interracial romance, honest, courage, manipulation, politics, discrimination, family relations, parenthood, police investigation, literature, political, death, guilt, family bonds, broadway, kids and family
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: usa, medical school, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   51%
 
 6.6
 11K
Animal Factory
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Style: bleak, realistic, tense, serious, harsh, brutal, dramatic, enigmatic, compassionate, talky, stylized, depressing, melancholic, bloody, disturbing, interesting, dark humor, cerebral, atmospheric, intense, rough, gloomy, entertaining
Plot: prison, friendship, drugs, violence, crime, brutality, innocence lost, violent, mentor, gangs, crime gone awry, corruption, unlikely friendships, greed, prison escape, gunfight, redemption, murder, gangsters, life philosophy, prison life, drinking, homeless, character study, classic car, guitar, survival, strike, adaptation, segregation, gratuitous violence, prison warden, confined, dialogue, stylish, fighting the system, nudity (full frontal - brief), pornography, runaway, depression, catastrophe, writers, gangster, storytelling, human nature, vengeance, bullying, betrayal, paranoid, plot twist
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, california, new jersey, puerto rico, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   56%
 
Judgment at Nuremberg
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 186 min.
Style: talky, realistic, dramatic, bleak, serious, earnest, compassionate, thought provoking, intense, interesting, tense, heartbreaking, disturbing, factual, melancholic, national socialism, sincere, suspenseful, emotional, gloomy, epic, suspense
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, genocide, holocaust, nazi, nazis, war, legal action, jews, german, politics, morality, justice, idealism, moral ambiguity, guilt, political, redemption, court, betrayal, lawyer, corruption, judge, greed, crime, wartime, mentor, culture clash, runaway, uncover truth, courage, propaganda, friendship, anti semitism, jewish, honest, tragedy, dialogue, brutality, unlikely friendships, drinking, prejudice, camp, ethnic conflict, trial, concentration camp, court case, racism, price of justice, against humanity
Time: 20th century, 40s, 60s, year 1946, year 1945, 1960s, 1940s
Place: germany, poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   49%
 
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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:   47%
    User:   52%
 
Fried Green Tomatoes
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, semi serious, captivating, realistic, sweet, dramatic, sad, reflective, melancholic, inspirational, earnest, light, feel good, heartbreaking, humorous, romantic, interesting, witty
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, small town, self discovery, unlikely friendships, women, oldies, storytelling, introspection, relationships, love story, childhood, love, aging, mentor, midlife crisis, destiny, loneliness, courage, literature, beautiful scenery, couple relations, culture clash, bee, life philosophy, life, transformation, life & death, redemption, secrets, lesbian, catastrophe, idealism, honest, racism, marriage, adaptation, small town life, segregation, happy ending, domestic violence, book, sacrifice, hopes, family, runaway, cancer, imagination, cannibalism, love and romance, society
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: alabama, louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   44%
 
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:   43%
    User:   43%
 
...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:   42%
    User:   49%
 
 6.0
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The Chamber
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: talky, serious, gloomy, suspenseful, realistic, rough, thought provoking, suspense, melancholic, dramatic, bad ending, emotional
Plot: prison, vengeance, dedicated lawyer, book, lawyer, murder, adaptation, death penalty, legal action, courtroom, death, racism, death row, parents and children, chase, mentor, life philosophy, catastrophe, literature, prison life, vampire human love, revenge, writers, confined, nudity (full frontal - brief), justice, corruption, secrets, guilt, crimes, dialogue, twists & turns, brutality, deadly, pornography, distopia, hopes, runaway, culture clash, police investigation, first contact, storytelling, legal, betrayal, life & death, crime, redemption, classic car, jewish, terrorism
Time: 90s, year 1967, year 1996
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   42%
 
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 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:   42%
    User:   36%
 
 7.3
 7K
Ragtime
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Style: clever, serious, captivating, realistic, talky, disturbing, earnest, interesting, intense, sincere, witty, light, suspense, gloomy, melancholic, sexy, stylized, tense, touching, entertaining, dramatic
Audience: kids
Plot: fighting the system, jazz, justice, racial injustice, interracial relations, distopia, adaptation, runaway, nudity (full frontal - brief), childhood, social differences, mentor, piano, racism, race issues, corruption, dialogue, redemption, culture clash, literature, class differences, pornography, obsession, friendship, police investigation, urban, male nudity, catastrophe, sexualized violence, nudity (topless - notable), storytelling, brutality, violence, moral ambiguity, crime gone awry, betrayal, period piece, censorship, murder, spelling bee, stereotypes, book, injustice, unlikely friendships, idealism, gangsters, classic car, british, surveillance, greed
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, 1930s, 18th century
Place: harlem, usa, new york, london, atlantic city new jersey, lower east side manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   40%
 
My Cousin Vinny
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, clever, entertaining, witty, dramatic, earnest, suspense, light, interesting, talky, comic
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, court, small town, murder, dedicated lawyer, culture clash, courtroom drama, police investigation, false accusation, legal investigation, justice, mistaken identity, mentor, crime, classic car, chase, dialogue, foul language, catastrophe, farce, runaway, stereotypes, death penalty, fish out of water, sarcasm, corruption, wrongful arrest, suspicion, cousin, prison, storytelling, adaptation, dishonesty, greed, conspiracy, investigation, secrets, trial, destiny, family, murder mystery, fish, legal, twists & turns, childhood, irreverent, misfit, creativity, redemption
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: alabama, usa, southern usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   48%
 
A Dry White Season
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Style: captivating, serious, dramatic, thought provoking, realistic, disturbing, sincere, talky, earnest, interesting, bleak, sentimental, light, harsh, clever, brutal, emotional, reflective, rough, tense, biting
Plot: racism, segregation, discrimination, justice, corruption, lawyer, politics, race issues, courage, courtroom, death, brutality, family, runaway, greed, period piece, prejudice, injustice, guilt, political, mentor, childhood, jews, secrets, murder, fighting the system, world politics, holocaust, destiny, culture clash, school, happy ending, women, indians, children, police investigation, catastrophe, freedom, torture, slavery, censorship, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), blindness, islam, redemption, vengeance, teacher, honest, stereotypes
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: south africa, africa, canada, england, new jersey, australia, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   42%
 
The Color Purple
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, serious, dramatic, heartbreaking, compassionate, gloomy, realistic, melancholic, intense, inspirational, sad, earnest, sincere, interesting, uplifting
Plot: redemption, rape, race issues, underdog, segregation, women, childhood, crumbling marriage, storytelling, incest, mentor, friendship, unlikely friendships, adaptation, prejudice, courage, feminism, idealism, tragedy, family bonds, justice, slavery, destiny, beautiful scenery, happy ending, literature, letter, race, runaway, period piece, culture clash, life, adoption, survival, black people, violent husband, empowerment, sibling relationship, jazz musician, jazz, prison, stereotypes, human spirit, sisters, life & death, book, brutality, fantasy world, mythology, catastrophe
Time: 1900s, 1930s, 20th century, 18th century, 1910s, 1920s
Place: usa, africa, southern usa, tennessee, georgia
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    User:   42%
 

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Native Son
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Style: emotional, serious, gloomy, realistic, intense, suspenseful, talky, biting, interesting, dramatic, melancholic, sexy, earnest, clever, stylized, entertaining
Plot: racism, master and servant, lawyer, adaptation, social misfits, book, murder, family, distopia, women, crime, courtroom, secrets, chauffeur, paranoia, vampire human love, islam, dysfunctional family, injustice, nudity (topless - notable), culture clash, greed, redemption, dialogue, fight scenes, moral ambiguity, catastrophe, society, mentor, justice, death, poverty, literature, nudity (full frontal - brief), corruption, power relations, family drama, small town, blindness, runaway, storytelling, betrayal, life is a bitch, prejudice, period piece, depression, brutality, world politics, fantasy world, fugitives
Time: 30s, 40s, 1930s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, ireland
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The Help
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, India, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 146 min.
Style: emotional, touching, uplifting, serious, dramatic, sentimental, realistic, earnest, heartbreaking, inspirational, stylized, interesting, captivating, sad, intense, compassionate, witty, thought provoking, harsh, clever
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: racism, friendship, master and servant, segregation, race issues, maid, prejudice, courage, women, unlikely friendships, idealism, newspaper columnist, racial issues, southern belle, ethnic conflict, mentor, against the rules, runaway, literature, racial segregation, exploitation, period piece, adaptation, stereotypes, sacrifice, destiny, slavery, storytelling, small town, book, childhood, classic car, justice, writers, honest, culture clash, catastrophe, interracial relations, tragedy, family, discrimination, chocolate, happy ending, redemption, beautiful scenery, small town life, life, transformation, writing, greed
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1963
Place: mississippi, usa
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