Movies like The Trial of Lee Harvey Oswald

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The Trial of Lee Harvey Oswald (1977)
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The Trial of Lee Harvey Oswald (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 210 min.
Story: The bizarre story behind the man accused of assassinating John F. Kennedy and what might have happened had he been brought to trial.
Plot: conspiracy, kennedy assassination, trial, courtroom

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Most similar movies to The Trial of Lee Harvey Oswald

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, tense, suspense and serious films with plots about murder, conspiracy, corruption, courtroom, crime, lawyer and betrayal mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Trial of Lee Harvey Oswald: Contract on Cherry Street (1977), Runaway Jury (2003), Guilty as Sin (1993), Red Ink (2000), Vengeance: A Love Story (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Murder or Memory: A Moment of Truth Movie (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A mother fights to prove her 14-year-old son is innocent of a murder he confessed to under hypnosis.
Plot: false confession, hypnosis, courtroom, teenage boy, murder, trial
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The Killing of a Chinese Bookie (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A proud strip club owner is forced to come to terms with himself as a man, when his gambling addiction gets him in hot water with the mob, who offer him only one alternative.
Style: cynical, serious, tense, realistic, clever ...
Plot: strip club, hitman, crime, gangsters, murder, crime gone awry, gang, gambling, crimes, addiction, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Contract on Cherry Street (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A policeman devises an unorthodox plan for bringing criminals to justice after his partner is brutally gunned down.
Plot: car theft, shoot out, informant, armed robbery, junkie, chop shop, murder, corruption, conspiracy, car chase, urban ghetto, assassination ...
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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: clever, serious, stylized, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: courtroom drama, jury, lawyer, courtroom, corruption, bribery, lawsuit, judge, trial, righting the wronged, legal, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cincinnati ohio, indiana, ohio, new orleans, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: courtroom, crime, uncover truth, legal investigation, crimes, murder, womanizer, psychopath, amateur detective, hotshot lawyer, mind game, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Red Ink (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A female doctor is shot by police who think she pulled a gun on them. A reporter looks into the case and discovers links to the deaths of several black children.
Plot: child murder, gunshot, police officer, female doctor, investigative reporter, newspaper editor, investigation, police car, bullet, gun, phone booth, african american ...
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Vengeance: A Love Story (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Gulf War veteran seeks vengeance against those who assaulted a single mother.
Plot: vengeance, rape, vigilante, independence day, waterfall, trial, rapist, shot in the head, defense attorney, rape victim, rape and revenge, traumatic experience ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: clever, suspenseful, tense, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: legal investigation, courtroom drama, courtroom, murder, mystery, lawyer, false accusation, jury, lobbyist, crime, dedicated lawyer, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c., vietnam
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...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: suspense, clever, cynical, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, fighting the system, crime, prison, dedicated lawyer, legal action, extramarital affair, idealism, moral dilemma, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Russian Roulette (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An RCMP officer is ordered to discreetly take a Russian immigrant into custody in advance of a state visit by the Soviet premier. When his prisoner is kidnapped, the officer is drawn into a complicated assasination scheme.
Plot: firearm, kgb, explosion, sniper rifle, hitman, spy, conspiracy, christmas, mafia, cia, soviet, car chase ...
Place: soviet union, british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Inside Men (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 130 min.
Story: LEE Kang-hee, an editorialist of the influential conservative newspaper puts a congressman, JANG Pil-woo to the position of a leading candidate for President using the power of the press. Behind this, there was his secret deal with the paper’s ...
Plot: revenge, politics, conspiracy, gang, government
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Secret of Hidden Lake (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: After her dad is critically injured in a so-called hunting accident, Maggie returns to her hometown in the mountains of Colorado to be by his side. But during her stay, this devoted daughter learns that the shooting was no mistake. As Maggie ...
Plot: mountain, hunter, hunting, shooting, father daughter relationship, conspiracy, secret, gun, cover up
Place: colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Black Widow Murders: The Blanche Taylor Moore Story (1993)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Elizabeth Montgomery plays serial killer, churchgoer, and grandmother Blanch Taylor Moore in this, one of her last films before her untimely passing. Childhood memories of her womanizing and abusive father fill Moore with a hidden rage towards all ...
Plot: murder, marriage, priest, poison, serial killer, investigation, trial
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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, captivating, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: courtroom drama, racism, murder, courtroom, legal action, rape, court, small town, underdog, trial, racial tension, lawyer ...
Time: 90s
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Double Jeopardy (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A naive 16 year old waitress falls for a corrupt, married police officer. When she falls pregnant, her lover plots her murder.
Plot: adultery, infidelity, murder, police officer, trial, sex in car, pregnancy, city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Bingo (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A young photographer is entangled in a terrorist plot against a right wing politician in an election campaign.
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, conspiracy, kidnapping, election, corruption, politics, political thriller, terrorist, industrialist, terrorism, terrorist group
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Murder on the Border (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soon after he's assigned to defend an officer who shot a young Hispanic boy crossing the U.S.-Mexican border, attorney Eduardo Martinez learns that his own family is planning to enter the country illegally. But when his client offers to help ...
Plot: illegal immigration, corruption, motel, murder, courtroom, lawyer, racism
Place: usa, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, legal action, legal investigation, who done it, crime, false accusation, law enforcement, legal, rivalry, idealism, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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, serious, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: legal investigation, hotshot lawyer, legal, murder, mind game, judge, arrest, crimes, lawyer, scheme, courtroom drama, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: serious, disturbing, realistic, rough
Plot: gang, dedicated lawyer, crime, legal action, courtroom drama, urban, crimes, courtroom, deadly, legal, life is a bitch, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Broken City (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In a broken city rife with injustice, ex-cop Billy Taggart seeks redemption and revenge after being double-crossed and then framed by its most powerful figure, the mayor. Billy's relentless pursuit of justice, matched only by his streetwise ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, mayor, politics, betrayal, neo noir, crime, revenge, political corruption, election, police chief, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new orleans, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
 83K
Money Monster (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Financial TV host Lee Gates and his producer Patty are put in an extreme situation when an irate investor takes over their studio.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, intense, tense, entertaining ...
Plot: police, bomb, sniper, stock market, hostage, corruption, conspiracy, capitalism, money, internet, surveillance, paranoia ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, mine, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.9
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Pursuit (1972)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: What begins as a routine investigation quickly escalates into a heartstopping race to save millions from certain death in this taut and gripping thriller. Michael Crichton (Jurassic Park, ER) "makes an impressive directorial debut" (The ...
Style: suspense, adaptation directed by original author
Plot: politics, nerve gas, threat, count down
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Forbidden Games (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Michael is a private investigator with special psychic powers allowing him to subconsciously see clues in a case. He is hired to investigate the death of the very wealthy Charles who has a very healthy sum of money going to his wife and daughter. ...
Plot: threesome, psychic, female nudity, seduction, lesbian, lesbianism, erotica, murder, conspiracy, bribery
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39%
The Feminine Touch (1995)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jenny Baron (Paige Turco) is a beautiful investigative reporter swept into a deadly conspiracy that reaches to the highest levels of the government. When she is assigned to get the story of charismatic Presidential candidate Senator Ashton (George ...
Plot: presidential candidate, tied up, conspiracy, murder, attempted drowning, bathtub, secret agent, female reporter, political intrigue, computer disc
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39%
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Imperium (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Nate Foster, a young, idealistic FBI agent, goes undercover to take down a radical white supremacy terrorist group. The bright up-and-coming analyst must confront the challenge of sticking to a new identity while maintaining his real principles as ...
Style: tense, intense, suspense, suspenseful, interesting ...
Plot: fbi, undercover, terrorist, analyst, terrorism, violence, racism, fascism, conspiracy, politics, skinhead, genocide ...
Time: year 1969
Place: washington d.c., usa
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38%
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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: suspenseful, tense, bleak, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: courtroom drama, anti semitism, court, war crime, dedicated lawyer, immigrants, daughter, court case, uncover truth, parents and children, racism, legal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, budapest hungary, hungary, chicago illinois, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Salzburg Connection (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An American lawyer on vacation in Europe is asked by a book publisher to stop by the Austrian town of Salzburg to see a photographer who's taking pictures for a book on picturesque Austrian lakes. Upon his arrival he senses that something is ...
Plot: reporter, eurospy, nazi collaborator, nazi, espionage, assassin, lawyer, world war two, car chase, conspiracy, spy, photographer
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Adderall Diaries (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Writer and Adderall enthusiast Stephen Elliott reaches a low point when his estranged father resurfaces, claiming that Stephen has fabricated much of the dark childhood that that fuels his writing. Adrift in the precarious gray area of memory, ...
Plot: crime scene, s&m, bondage, boxer shorts, murder trial, webcam, vandalism, ambulance, terminal illness, abusive father, home movie, death of mother ...
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After the Truth (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The famous Nazi-Doctor Dr. Josef Mengele - the "death angel of Auschwitz", who killed more than 300.000 people - comes back from his hide out in Argentina to Germany as a 87 year old man. He must stand up in front of a court for his ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, thought provoking, sincere ...
Plot: courtroom, holocaust, moral dilemma, courtroom drama, legal, dedicated lawyer, uncover truth, haunted by the past, life turned upside down, against humanity, rivalry, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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37%