Movies like A Meeting of the Minds

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A Meeting of the Minds (2016)
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A Meeting of the Minds (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young corporate lawyer becomes fast friends with a maintenance man who works in his building after the maintenance man comes to him for help with a seemingly innocuous criminal matter. The lawyer's life then spirals out of control when he discovers the truth about the maintenance man and the criminal matter and his and his law firm's connection to them.
Plot: lawyer, car, fbi, father, daughter, innocence, law firm, surveillance, guilt, case, federal bureau of investigation, father daughter relationship, photograph, evidence, love interest, subpoena, document
Place: africa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, realistic, intense and serious films with plots about murder, lawyer, crime, storytelling, dialogue, betrayal and mentor mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like A Meeting of the Minds: The Lincoln Lawyer (2011), Mercy (1995), Murder Unresolved (2016), Mr. Ricco (1975), Eye for an Eye (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, serious, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: lawyer, legal investigation, courtroom, hotshot lawyer, mind game, legal, judge, murder, arrest, trial, courtroom drama, manipulations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, beverly hills, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.3
 223
Mercy (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A couple of people steal the daughter of a famous lawyer. Now they want money to give her back, but it's not just the money they want. They want revenge.
Plot: telephone, telephone call, money, kidnapped daughter, strong language, answering the telephone, fbi, fbi agent, transvestite, revenge, millionaire, lawyer ...
Time: 1990s, year 1995, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Murder Unresolved (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman is the prime suspect in the mysterious drowning death of her anchorwoman sister.
Plot: murder, mystery, newscaster, camera, wine, gambling, lawyer, homicide detective, aunt, sister, father, garden ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.8
 446
Mr. Ricco (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Accused murderer Frankie Steele walks free, thanks to the efforts of San Francisco defense lawyer Joe Ricco. Then a pair of cop killings strikes the city. All signs point to the newly released Steele as the perpetrator. Has Ricco sprung a killer? ...
Plot: lawyer, lieutenant, attorney
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 12K
Eye for an Eye (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: It's fire and brimstone time as grieving mother Karen McCann takes justice into her own hands when a kangaroo court in Los Angeles fails to convict Robert Doob, the monster who raped and murdered her 17-year-old daughter.
Style: tense, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, obsession, rape, psychopath, haunted by the past, vengeance, support group, vigilantism, justice, vigilante, legal action, loss of daughter ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Bundy and the Green River Killer (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A police detective consults with incarcerated serial killer Ted Bundy to help him catch The Green River Killer. Based on terrifying true life elements which inspired Silence of the Lambs. In 1984, police in Washington State are investigating a spate ...
Plot: fbi, serial killer, gore, killer, true crime, fbi agent, crime
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.4
 6K
Music Box (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A lawyer defends her father accused of war crimes, but there is more to the case than she suspects.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, sincere, twists and turns ...
Plot: courtroom drama, war crime, anti semitism, parents and children, court, dedicated lawyer, uncover truth, racism, family relations, power relations, court case, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, budapest hungary, hungary, chicago illinois, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
...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: realistic, disturbing, suspense, captivating, clever ...
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, fighting the system, lawyer, lawyers and clients, hotshot lawyer, price of justice, moral dilemma, injustice, legal action, hopes, false accusation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, baltimore, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.2
 150K
Michael Clayton (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A law firm brings in its 'fixer' to remedy the situation after a lawyer has a breakdown while representing a chemical company that he knows is guilty in a multi-billion dollar class action suit.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: lawyer, lawsuit, law firm, divorce, guilt, legal, cover up, scandal, corruption, dishonesty, crimes, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, milwaukee wisconsin, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.0
 288
Zig Zag (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A dying man frames himself for murder so his widow can collect the reward.
Plot: prison, escape, brain tumor, trial, father daughter relationship, lawyer, confession, judge, ransom, revenge, murder, playboy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Last Time Forever (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A small-time divorce lawyer gets involved with an alluring married woman, and together they draw her rich husband into a blackmail scheme.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: attorney, pay phone, seduction, neo noir, jealousy, extramarital affair, wealth, photograph, private detective, mirror, handbag, neon sign ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.2
 313
Justice (1999)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A lawyer and her partner run from the Colombian Mafia and the corrupt U.S. marshals and attorneys assigned to protect them.
Plot: u.s. marshal, lawyer, mafia, stakeout, undercover agent, drug lord, bodyguard, home invasion, break up, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, self sacrifice, bound and gagged ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.2
 3K
Judas Kiss (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The shooting of a U.S. senator's wife raises the stakes for kidnappers seeking a hefty ransom for a computer magnate.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, cons and scams, crime, state affairs, police investigation, politics, betrayal, dishonesty, manipulations, crimes, protagonist as suspect, crime gone awry ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new orleans, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.8
 125
Death Benefit (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Steven Keeney is a big corporate lawyer who decides to take on a small-time murder case to discover the true circumstances behind the death of a young girl. Virginia McGinnis is the one suspected of pushing the women off the cliff to collect on a ...
Plot: investigation, lawyer, murder, justice
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 8.5
 1.1M
The Departed (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: To take down South Boston's Irish Mafia, the police send in one of their own to infiltrate the underworld, not realizing the syndicate has done likewise. While an undercover cop curries favor with the mob kingpin, a career criminal rises ...
Style: tense, captivating, serious, twist ending, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, mole, working undercover, crimes, undercover cop, mind game, organized crime, crime, police, undercover, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa, china, taiwan, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
A Case for Murder (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jack Hammett is an aggressive young defence attorney on the rise up the corporate ladder. In the courtroom he's known as the "Hail Mary Kid" for his ability to win the unwinnable cases. When one of the firm's lawyers, Darren ...
Plot: murder, sex, lawyer, suicide, adultery, infidelity, trial, court, courtroom, false accusation, marriage proposal, flashback ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
10 to Midnight (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the real-life Richard Speck murders, amoral, nearly psychotic killer Warren Stacey (Gene Davis) is a serial killer who has murdered a number of women; he stabs them while they are naked to minimize leaving any physical evidence. Police ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, vengeance, murder, psychopath, danger, violence, police, killer, stalking, vigilantism, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.7
 214K
21 Grams (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: This is the story of three gentle persons: Paul Rivers an ailing mathematician lovelessly married to an English émigré, Christina Peck, an upper-middle-class suburban housewife, happily married and mother of two little girls, and Jack Jordan, an ...
Style: psychological, bleak, captivating, mind bending, suspense ...
Plot: life is a bitch, redemption, suicide attempt, tragedy, desperation, guilt, death in the family, cocaine, surgery, human nature, tragic event, loss of child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
 5.5
 6K
Term Life (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: If Nick Barrow can stay alive for 21 days, he'll die happy. Everyone Nick knows wants him dead; Mob bosses, contract killers, and dirty cops. Performing the last act of a desperate man, Nick takes out a million dollar insurance policy on ...
Plot: strong female lead, mafia, corrupt cop, thief, strong female character, father daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
American Bomber (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Recently released from military prison with a dishonorable discharge and a broken heart, John Hidell decides to travel to New York City. However his preparations are complicated by an unexpected relationship.
Plot: terrorist, suicide bomber, terrorism, fbi, soldier, prisoner
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.5
 338K
Collateral (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Cab driver Max picks up a man who offers him $600 to drive him around. But the promise of easy money sours when Max realizes his fare is an assassin.
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, clever, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: taxi driver, hitman, hostages, organized crime, killings, merciless, crime, assassin, danger, victim, anti heroes, accident ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.2
 57K
The Rainmaker (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 135 min.
Story: When Rudy Baylor, a young attorney with no clients, goes to work for a seedy ambulance chaser, he wants to help the parents of a terminally ill boy in their suit against an insurance company. But to take on corporate America, Rudy and a scrappy ...
Style: thought provoking, tense, clever, realistic, serious ...
Plot: courtroom drama, self defense, lawyer, courtroom, legal investigation, domestic violence, lawsuit, jury, hopes, civil action, righting the wronged, legal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.1
 86K
Runaway Jury (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A juror on the inside and a woman on the outside manipulate a court trial involving a major gun manufacturer.
Style: captivating, tense, cynical, suspense, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jury, lawyer, trial, courtroom drama, corruption, courtroom, society, fighting the system, righting the wronged, court, dishonesty, bribery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, ohio, cincinnati ohio, new orleans, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 7K
Playing God (1997)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Stripped of his medical license after performing an operation while high on amphetamines, famed LA surgeon Dr Eugene Sands abandons his former life only to find himself crossing paths with Raymond Blossom, an infamous counterfeiter. Employed as a ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, haunted by the past, fbi, mind game, drug addict, crime, gangsters, dishonesty, crimes, love triangle, working undercover, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.2
 77K
Arlington Road (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Threats from sinister foreign nationals aren't the only thing to fear. Bedraggled college professor Michael Faraday has been vexed (and increasingly paranoid) since his wife's accidental death in a botched FBI operation. But all that takes ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns, bleak ...
Plot: terrorism, paranoia, murder, terrorist, bomb, professor, fbi, uncover truth, danger, conspiracy, deadly, mysterious character ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, kansas, washington d.c., st. louis missouri, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Reservation Road (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two fathers' lives intersect when one of them is involved in a terrible and sudden hit-and-run car accident that leaves the other's son dead. In response, the two men (Joaquin Phoenix and Mark Ruffalo) react in unexpected ways as a ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, bleak, emotional ...
Plot: loss of child, investigation, redemption, obsession, lawyer, dysfunctional family, revenge, family problems, losing-it hero, parents and children, deadly, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.3
 298
Wetlands (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man attempts to make a new start in Atlantic City with the help of his daughter and a new business partner.
Plot: father daughter relationship, neo noir, dead girl, lesbian couple, strip club, murder, lesbian kiss, lesbian sex, drug dealing, lesbian relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
 240K
Panic Room (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Trapped in their New York brownstone's panic room, a hidden chamber built as a sanctuary in the event of break-ins, newly divorced Meg Altman and her young daughter Sarah play a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with three intruders - Burnham, Raoul ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: home invasion, confinement indoors, crime gone awry, confined, locked in a room, thief, cat and mouse, danger, millionaire, bunker, disorder, heist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.9
 40K
Trust (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A suburban family is torn apart when fourteen-year-old Annie meets her first boyfriend online. After months of communicating via online chat and phone, Annie discovers her friend is not who he originally claimed to be. Shocked into disbelief, her ...
Style: emotional, disturbing, sincere, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: innocence lost, sexual abuse, youth, investigation, parents and children, family in crisis, teenage life, internet, child rape, school, obsession, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
 9K
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: courtroom drama, legal investigation, murder, false accusation, mystery, lawyer, dedicated lawyer, political conspiracy, murder mystery, dishonesty, power relations, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, washington d.c., vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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