Movies and TV shows like Goliath

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Goliath (2016)
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Goliath (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Once a powerful lawyer, Billy McBride is now burned out and washed up, spending more time in a bar than a courtroom. When he reluctantly agrees to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit against the biggest client of Cooperman & McBride, the massive law firm he helped create, Billy and his ragtag team uncover a vast and deadly conspiracy, pitting them all in a life or death trial against the ultimate Goliath.
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, rough, suspense, disturbing
Plot: father daughter relationship, law firm, ex husband ex wife relationship, courtroom drama, lawyer, name calling, female lawyer, lawyer client relationship, investigation, politics, honest, revenge, murder, misfit, destiny, law enforcement, social relations, power, civil rights, lone hero, bar, cigarette smoking, nickname, motel room, stray dog ...
Place: santa monica california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, suspense and realistic films and TV series with plots about lawyer, murder, courtroom drama, crimes, revenge, rivalry and family relations mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Goliath: Perry Mason (2020), Game of Silence (2016), Sling Blade (1996), Doubt (2017), Sweet Justice (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Perry Mason (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Set in 1932 Los Angeles, the series focuses on the origin story of famed defense lawyer Perry Mason. Living check-to-check as a low-rent private investigator, Mason is haunted by his wartime experiences in France and suffering the effects of a ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: private detective, lawyer, false accusation, courtroom drama, investigation, legal action, courtroom, murder, dishonesty, police corruption, dedicated lawyer, legal investigation ...
Time: 1930s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Game of Silence (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A successful Atlanta attorney's long-lost childhood friends unexpectedly reappear after 25 years. When a dark secret they thought they'd buried resurfaces, the brotherhood bands together to right the wrongs of their shared past - a journey ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: friendship between men, lawyer, organized crime, secret, revenge, conspiracy, childhood friend, murder, hidden truth, mysterious past, secret past, confronting the past ...
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Sling Blade (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Karl Childers is a mentally disabled man who has been in the custody of the state mental hospital since the age of 12 for killing his mother and her lover. Although thoroughly institutionalized, Karl is deemed fit to be released into the outside ...
Style: touching, bleak, rough, serious, sincere ...
Plot: murder, friendship, mentally challenged, death threat, redemption, family relations, small town, haunted by the past, parents and children, human nature, crimes, father figure ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: arkansas, usa
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Doubt (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A successful defense lawyer at a boutique firm becomes romantically involved with a client who may or may not be guilty of a brutal crime.
Style: entertaining, captivating, cynical, ironic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: legal investigation, courtroom drama, romance, female lawyer, lawyer, law firm, power relations, impossible love, investigation, mystery, workplace situations
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Sweet Justice (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Sweet Justice is an American legal drama television series starring Cicely Tyson and Melissa Gilbert. The hour-long series ran from September 15, 1994 to April 22, 1995 on NBC. The series was produced by Trotwood Productions in association with ...
Plot: law firm, hometown, lawyer, interracial friendship, civil rights, female lawyer, family relations, father daughter relationship, attorney, american south
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Da Vinci's City Hall (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Da Vinci's City Hall is a Canadian dramatic television series, which premiered on CBC Television on 25 October 2005. The series was a spin-off of the long-running Canadian series Da Vinci's Inquest. The creator, writer and executive ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: coroner, politician, murder, father daughter relationship, crimes, mysterious death, mystery, police investigation, medical, crime investigation, forensics, ex law enforcer ...
Place: vancouver
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For The People (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Brand new lawyers work for both the defense and the prosecution as they handle the most high profile and high stakes cases in the country – all as their personal lives intersect.
Style: talky, captivating, exciting, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: courtroom drama, lawyer, rivalry, court, judge, law and order, criminal justice, workplace situations, workplace, dispute, law school, courtroom ...
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Canterbury's Law (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Story: Elizabeth Canterbury is a force of nature. An attorney on the rise, she puts her career on the line to take on risky and unpopular cases, even when they take a toll on her personal life. Elizabeth and her law professor husband, Matt Furey, haunted ...
Style: realistic, captivating, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: courtroom drama, lawyer, law firm, price of justice, workplace, legal, injustice, lawyers and clients, rivalry, investigation, trespassing, society ...
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Justice (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Justice is an American legal drama produced by Jerry Bruckheimer that aired on Fox in the USA and CTV in Canada. The series also aired on Warner Channel in Latin America, Nine Network in Australia, and on TV2 In New Zealand. It first was broadcast ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, captivating
Plot: law firm, lawyer, female lawyer, courtroom drama, media circus, court, legal investigation, innocence, legal, rivalry, celebrity culture, weakness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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Bluff City Law (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The lawyers of an elite Memphis law firm specializing in the most controversial landmark civil rights cases and led by legendary lawyer Elijah Strait and his brilliant daughter, Sydney Keller, take on the toughest David-and-Goliath cases while ...
Style: captivating, bleak, serious, suspenseful, realistic
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Place: memphis
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Munch (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
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Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: investigation, lawyer client relationship, workplace situations, law enforcement, female lawyer, riddles and clues, whodunit, genius, murder, father daughter relationship, parent grown child relationship, resourceful ...
Place: france
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37%
Secret Boutique (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
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Story: Jenny Jang is poor and works at bathhouse in Gangnam, Seoul. She starts a new job as a housemaid for a conglomerate family. She becomes successful and then runs J Boutique. She also begins work as a lobbyist. Jenny Jang gets involved in an ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, depressing, non-linear, disturbing
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The Endz (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Portrayal of life on the streets of Manchester, giving an insight into the young unsettling lives of city kids.
Style: suspense, tense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: father son relationship, revenge, jealousy, drug dealer, racism, muslim, murder of father, kidnapping, murder, police, male female relationship, sex ...
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Our Boys (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 58 min.
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Story: Three Jewish teenagers are kidnapped and murdered by Hamas militants in the summer of 2014, leading to the retaliatory killing of 16-year-old Palestinian Muhammad Abu Khdeir and a conflict that forever changes the lives of Jews and Arabs alike.
Style: realistic, tense, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: terrorism, investigation, murder, who done it, interrogation, evidence, crimes, law enforcement, parents and children, haunted by the past, multiple suspects, middle east conflict ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary
Place: jerusalem
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The Escape Artist (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: A chilling and bloody legal thriller that explores the line between law and justice. Will Burton, a talented junior barrister of peerless intellect and winning charm, specialises in spiriting people out of tight legal corners. He is in high demand ...
Style: serious, intellectual, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
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Yellow Boots (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
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Story: "Yellow Boots" is a drama about the revenge of a woman who lost everything after being framed for a crime.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, compassionate
Plot: revenge, family relations, destiny, love, romance, dishonesty, betrayal, parents and children, lifestyle, murder, mystery, crimes ...
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Pearson (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Story: Powerhouse lawyer Jessica Pearson adjusts to the dirty world of Chicago politics.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspense, thought provoking
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National Treasure (2016)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 192 min.
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Story: Paul Finchley is a bona fide "national treasure", one half of a popular, long-running comedy double act. The famous comedian's world is thrown into chaos when he is accused of historic sexual abuse.
Style: twist ending, suspense, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
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Style: serious, clever, realistic, tense, stylized
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Diggstown (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follow Marcie Diggs, a star corporate lawyer who reconsiders her priorities after her beloved aunt commits suicide following a malicious prosecution.
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North Square (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: North Square is an award-winning British television drama series written by Peter Moffat and broadcast by Channel 4 at the end of 2000. Starring an ensemble cast, including Phil Davis, Rupert Penry-Jones, Helen McCrory and Kevin McKidd, the ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, clever, tense, humorous ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, lawyer, legal investigation, law firm, ambition, jury, rivalry, legal, uninhibited rivalry, lawyers and clients, scapegoat, workaholic ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
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When We Rise (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Story: The personal and political struggles, setbacks and triumphs of a diverse family of LGBT men and women who helped pioneer one of the last legs of the U.S. Civil Rights movement from its turbulent infancy in the 20th century to the once unfathomable ...
Style: tense, suspense, lgbt cinema, suspenseful, unusual plot structure
Plot: gay, civil rights, lgbt, family relations, friendship, racial prejudice, gay slur, father son relationship, friend, gay rights, surrogate family, protest ...
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King Of Duval County (2019)
Genre: Drama
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Story: The Black Family a once powerful respected family has lost power in the city of Jacksonville.11 years has past and now the city is controlled by 4 family's.Young Antonio must return to the city and reclaim the Black family's respect and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, enigmatic, disturbing
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Border (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
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Story: Ishikawa Ango is a very capable detective that lives only for his job. One day, while investigating a crime scene, he gets shot in the head by the criminal that was still lurking about. Ango gets thrown over that line that divides life and death ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, serious, disturbing ...
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Genre: Drama
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Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pennsylvania
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Color of Justice (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Acacias 38 (2015)
Genre: Drama
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Story: Acacias 38, the address of a stately apartment building where our stories unfold, is set in 1899 and tells the story of a group of maids and the bourgeois families they serve, in a single block in a distinguished neighborhood of a large Spanish ...
Style: tense, family saga, suspense, exciting, disturbing ...
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 44 min.
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Story: A look at the personal and professional lives of the judges, lawyers, clerks, bailiffs and cops who work at an L.A. County courthouse.
Style: emotional, captivating, compassionate, disturbing, uplifting
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: A family has been dismantled by revenge and hate, but Geum Sa-Wol (Baek Jin-Hee) attempts to build up a dream house for the dismantled family.
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
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Place: korea
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AlRawabi School for Girls (2021)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 291 min.
TV show
Story: The bullied outcasts at prestigious Al Rawabi School for Girls plot a series of risky takedowns to get back at their tormentors.
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
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