Movies like Trial by Jury

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Trial by Jury (1994)
 5.4
 2K
Trial by Jury (1994)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Valerie is a juror in the trail of a mob boss. When her young son's life is threatened, she has no option other than to see that justice isn't done.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, psychological, suspense, romantic, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, legal action, legal investigation, who done it, crime, organized crime, mob boss, legal, society, false accusation, law enforcement, idealism, rivalry, kidnapping, hotshot lawyer, dedicated lawyer, murder, gangsters, vengeance, revenge, gangster, crimes, heroes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york

Most similar movies to Trial by Jury

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, murder, crime, dishonesty, deadly, legal and law enforcement mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Trial by Jury: Mistrial (1996), Suspect (1987), Q & A (1990), Deadlocked (2000), Guilty as Sin (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
 525
Mistrial (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a cop-killer goes free, a detective's search for personal justice veers dangerously out of control. Declaring a mistrial, he takes the accused, the judge and the jury hostage...and begins a trial of his own.
Style: rough, psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, legal investigation, protagonist as suspect, legal action, mute or deaf, life is a bitch, couple relations, who done it, hostages, crime, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 8K
Suspect (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When a Supreme Court judge commits suicide and his secretary is found murdered, all fingers point to Carl Anderson (Liam Neeson), a homeless veteran who's deaf and mute. But when public defender Kathleen Riley (Cher) is assigned to his case, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, talky, suspense ...
Plot: legal investigation, courtroom drama, murder, false accusation, mystery, lawyer, dedicated lawyer, political conspiracy, dishonesty, power relations, state affairs, mute or deaf ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, washington d.c., vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.5
 5K
Q & A (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A young district attorney seeking to prove a case against a corrupt police detective encounters a former lover and her new protector, a crime boss who refuse to help him.
Style: talky, serious, clever, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, district attorney, murder, racism, crime boss, police brutality, crime, investigation, criminal heroes, dedicated lawyer, uncover truth, social decay ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, puerto rico, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.0
 316
Deadlocked (2000)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Country: Portugal, Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man is accused of rape and murder and placed on trial. His father doesn't believe that he is guilty, so in act of desperation he grabs the bailiff's guns and takes the whole jury hostage and insists that the prosecuting attorney ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: courtroom, hostages, protagonist as suspect, mystery, legal investigation, crimes, swat, deadly, hotshot lawyer, heroes, dishonesty, confined ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Guilty as Sin (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Before a criminal lawyer knows what has happened, she is forced to defend a wife killer she knows is guilty.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: courtroom, murder, womanizer, psychopath, crimes, uncover truth, legal investigation, crime, manipulations, dangerous attraction, power relations, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Star Chamber (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Disgusted with criminals escaping the judicial system via technicalities, an idealistic young judge investigates an alternative method for punishing the guilty.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Plot: hitman, vigilantism, serial killer, judge, crime, murder, vengeance, political corruption, idealism, rebellion, legal action, against the odds ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Night of the Wilding (1990)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Joseph Gainer is a high priced attorney, notorious for getting guilty criminals off the hook. But Gainer is forced to take another look at the price you pay for defending the guilty when he takes on a case of three young men accused of a heinous ...
Style: rough, disturbing, serious, realistic
Plot: gang, city life, urban, courtroom drama, law enforcement, murder, rivalry, teenage life, deadly, dishonesty, legal, courtroom ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.4
 118K
A Time to Kill (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: A young lawyer defends a black man accused of murdering two men who raped his 10-year-old daughter, sparking a rebirth of the KKK.
Style: suspense, sincere, serious, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: racism, courtroom drama, murder, small town, rape, legal action, court, injustice, trial, punishment, lawyer, fighting the system ...
Time: 90s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Without Evidence (1995)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: It is based on the true story of Michael Francke, who was the Head of Corrections for the state of Oregon before being murdered. Just before his murder, Francke visits his brother and informs him of a drug ring involving his prison colleagues. When ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, crimes, life is a bitch, protagonist as suspect, computers and web, dedicated lawyer, legal investigation, uncover truth, who done it, law enforcement, political conspiracy, prison ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Lincoln Lawyer (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A lawyer conducts business from the back of his Lincoln town car while representing a high-profile client in Beverly Hills.
Style: clever, captivating, tense, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: legal investigation, hotshot lawyer, legal, lawyer, judge, murder, arrest, mind game, courtroom, manipulations, jury, trial ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
...and justice for all. (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An ethical Baltimore defense lawyer disgusted with rampant legal corruption is asked to defend a judge he despises in a rape trial. But if he doesn't do it, the judge will have him disbarred.
Style: clever, dark humor, witty, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, prison, fighting the system, crime, betrayal, dishonesty, farce, legal, false accusation, misfit ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Dead in the Water (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Charlie Deegan has almost everything he has ever wanted. He has an important law practice, a beautiful secretary as his lover, and the chance to be appointed to the high court. The only thing wrong with this is that his shrewish wife Olivia, whose ...
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, love triangle, legal investigation, protagonist as suspect, who done it, crimes, crime, life is a bitch, love and romance, dedicated lawyer, mystery, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 15K
Red Corner (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: An American attorney on business in China, ends up wrongfully on trial for murder and his only key to innocence is a female defense lawyer from the country.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, thought provoking, serious, talky ...
Plot: murder, frame up, legal action, fighting the system, false accusation, political corruption, death penalty, justice, dishonesty, state affairs, male protagonist, murder investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, asia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Avenging Ace (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mason defends a man he had sentenced to prison when he was an appellate-court judge. Now, 18 months after the sentencing, a new witness turns up to prove the man's innocence. Mason steps in to defend the man.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: courtroom, murder, false accusation, frame up, legal investigation, life is a bitch, crimes, legal action, wrongfully committed, prison, courtroom drama, legal ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Reversible Errors (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A corporate lawyer's interest in a decade-old murder case is piqued by a new confession that could clear the convicted killer, who sits on death row.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: investigation, life is a bitch, who done it, dedicated lawyer, protagonist as suspect, legal investigation, computers and web, confined, uncover truth, state affairs, crimes, power relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.8
 4K
One Good Cop (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When his loyal longtime partner, a widower, is killed in the line of duty and leaves behind three young children, Artie Lewis (Michael Keaton), a dedicated New York City cop and his wife, Rita (Rene Russo), decide to take the kids in. But the lives ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: undercover, adoption, justice, murder, orphan, law enforcement, ethics, drug dealer, partner, desperation, vengeance, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Maligned Mobster (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A gangster who has commited all kinds of crimes is accused to have killed his wife. As he was not the murderer in this case Perry Mason intents to find the killer...
Style: mind bending, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, courtroom, uncover truth, dedicated lawyer, crime, legal action, power relations, crimes, mystery, investigation, life is a bitch, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Desperate Deception (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Perry Mason ventures to Paris to defend a U.S. Marine Corps Captain accused of murdering a man suspected of being a Nazi SS Officer.
Style: mind bending, rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: courtroom, murder, hotshot lawyer, courtroom drama, law enforcement, military, legal, false accusation, amateur detective, private detective, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Monument Ave. (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bobby O'Grady a low level member of a Boston Irish gang run by Jackie O'Hara. Jackie demands absolute, total loyalty to him. When Jackie kills one of Bobby's buddies, Teddy, Bobby and others have to keep it an absolute secret, even ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, gangsters, crime, working class, vengeance, gang, investigation, juvenile delinquency, urban ghetto, social decay, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 90s
Place: boston, ireland, usa, europe, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.0
 612
Breaking Point (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "Breaking Point" is a dramatic tale of corruption and self-realization, in which one man has to overcome a deep seeded conspiracy and his own lingering past in order to gain the redemption he desires.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, drugs/alcohol, crimes, crime, unlikely partners, redemption, legal, partners, dishonesty, legal investigation, uncover truth, urban ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.3
 2K
Rampage (1987)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Rampage delves into the subject of legal insanity, so often the default defense in modern-time gruesome crime trials. Alex McArthur plays an outwardly normal guy who goes on incredible killing and mutilating sprees until (and even after, when he ...
Style: rough, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: courtroom, blood, capital punishment, shot to death, courtroom drama, death in the family, psychopath, legal, rivalry, chase, mind game, gory ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.4
 3K
Bad Company (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Nelson Crowe is a CIA operative under the thumb of the Company for a disputed delivery of $50,000 in gold. They blackmail him into working for the Grimes Organization, which is set up as a private company for hire, to blackmail prominent ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: murder, cia, blackmail, judge, cons and scams, betrayal, espionage, crime, gambling, danger, intrigue, neo noir ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Glass Shield (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: J.J. is a rookie in the Sheriff's Department and the first black officer at that station. Racial tensions run high in the department as some of J.J.'s fellow officers resent his presence. His only real friend is the other new trooper, the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: police corruption, racism, murder, false accusation, police investigation, crime, tough law enforcer, fighting the system, dishonesty, society, law enforcement, legal action ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 5.6
 16K
The Juror (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: With his gangster boss on trial for murder, a mob thug known as "the Teacher" tells Annie Laird she must talk her fellow jurors into a not-guilty verdict, implying that he'll kill her son Oliver if she fails. She manages to do this, ...
Style: psychological, realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: hitman, danger, obsession, trial, single parent, courtroom drama, legal action, court case, blackmail, witnessing a crime, legal, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: guatemala
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.7
 3K
Criminal Law (1988)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A rising young attorney successfully defends a man accused of murder, only to have the same type of murder then happen again. Right away the previously defended man hires the attorney again, and although the attorney is quite certain that he is the ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, bleak, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, courtroom drama, chase, police investigation, crime, legal action, life is a bitch, dishonesty, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: boston, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.2
 11K
Jade (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Someone does a nasty hatchet job on a San Fransisco big noise and the Assistant D.A. takes charge of the investigation. Through a web of blackmail and prostitution involving the Governor, an old lover of the law man emerges as a prime suspect and he ...
Style: sexual, erotic, rough, gloomy, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, prostitution, strong sexual content, femme fatale, sex, sexuality, who done it, crimes, crimes of passion, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 12K
Jagged Edge (1985)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: San Francisco heiress Page Forrester is brutally murdered in her remote beach house. Her husband Jack is devastated by the crime but soon finds himself accused of her murder. He hires lawyer Teddy Barnes to defend him, despite the fact she ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, mind bending, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, courtroom, lawyer, court, courtroom drama, beach house, heiress, mystery, crime, neo-noir, heroes, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
 89
Naked Lie (1989)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: They are the perfect, and politically correct, couple. He is a judge, she is a high profile attorney. When she takes on a sensational murder case, the trail leads right to her own front door.
Style: sexual, sexy, tense, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: prostitute, murder, dedicated lawyer, dangerous attraction, legal investigation, uncover truth, crime, life is a bitch, danger, law enforcement, courtroom drama, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Reasonable Doubt (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When up-and-coming District Attorney Mitch Brockden commits a fatal hit-and-run, he feels compelled to throw the case against the accused criminal who was found with the body and blamed for the crime. Following the trial, Mitch's worst fears ...
Style: tense, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: district attorney, dishonesty, life turned upside down, murder, serial killer, crimes, crime, hotshot lawyer, false accusation, legal, hit and run, legal investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Miller's Crossing (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Set in 1929, a political boss and his advisor have a parting of the ways when they both fall for the same woman.
Style: stylized, clever, witty, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, corruption, organized crime, mafia, betrayal, prohibition, violence, loyalty, jealousy, neo noir, love triangle, corpse ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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