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In the King of Prussia (1983)
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In the King of Prussia (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dramatization of the trial of Christian anti-war activists, known collectively as the "Plowshares Eight". In September 1980, they broke into a General Electric weapons plant in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, and in an act of protest against nuclear proliferation, poured vials of their own blood onto secret missle plans, burned other files, and damaged nosecones intended for nuclear missles. The direct-to-video production is intercut with clips from actual news coverage of the trial. The "Plowshares Eight" portray themselves in the production, and after taping was complete, reported to court for their imprisonment.
Plot: nuclear war, anti war, protest, pacifist, courtroom

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, bleak and rough films with plots about courtroom, lawyer, trial, murder, courtroom drama, life is a bitch and legal mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like In the King of Prussia: The Burden of Proof (1992), Scandal in a Small Town (1988), L.A. Law: The Movie (2002), Only God Can Judge Me (2005), Return of the Secaucus Seven (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Burden of Proof (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 184 min.
Story: A lawyer who's still recuperating after the untimely death of his wife, must defend his probably dirty brother-in-law, a stockbroker under investigation. He discovers that everyone has dark secrets, including himself.
Plot: lawyer, adultery, courtroom, suicide
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Lakota Woman: Siege at Wounded Knee (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mary Crow Dog, daughter of a desperately poor Indian family in South Dakota, is swept up in the protests of the 1960s and becomes sensitized to the injustices that society inflicts on her people. She aids the Lakota in their struggle for their ...
Plot: protest, injustice, massacre, native american, politics, american indian, civil rights
Time: 1960s
Place: mine
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Scandal in a Small Town (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Leda Beth Vincent lives in the small town of Shiloh and works as a cocktail waitress there. She is not too well thought of as she is nothing of a blushing virgin. But she is far from a whore and brings up her daughter Julie, a high school student, ...
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L.A. Law: The Movie (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Reunion movie from the popular TV series reunites most of the original cast from the Los Angeles law firm of McKenzie-Brackman. In the eight years since the series ended, the founding senior partner, Leland McKenzie, has retired and left Douglas ...
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Only God Can Judge Me (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Film from Tody Walker
Plot: trial, redemption, murder, prison, jury, courtroom
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Return of the Secaucus Seven (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Seven former college friends, along with a few new friends, gather for a weekend reunion at a summer house in New Hampshire to reminisce about the good old days, when they got arrested on the way to a protest in Washington, DC.
Style: talky, realistic, clever, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, college, protest, reunion, anti war, buddies, hopes, love and romance, society, youth, male nudity, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1960s
Place: new hampshire, usa, washington d.c., medical school, california
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Without Her Consent (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Fact-based story about the emotional trauma and following legal problems of a young woman who was raped by an acquaintance.
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Return to Innocence (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Director Rocky Costanzo's searing legal drama centers on a highly credentialed child psychologist named Glen Erskine (Richard Meese) whose life is shattered when he's accused of sexually assaulting a young boy he's been treating. ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: courtroom, false accusation, sexual abuse, pedophilia, street kid, teenage life, life is a bitch, youth, redemption, parents and children, custody, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A badly abused girl of 6 is saved from having to be admitted to an institution by a dedicated Special Education teacher whose class she's been placed in until there is an opening in the hospital. In that time they form a strong bond and the ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: courtroom, false accusation, legal action, parents and children, sexual abuse, courtroom drama, legal, life is a bitch, best friends, single parent, custody, injustice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Her Final Fury: Betty Broderick, the Last Chapter (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The sequel to "A Woman Scorned: The Betty Broderick Story" in which Betty Broderick is on trial for the murder of her ex-husband and his new wife.
Plot: true crime, murder, revenge, lawyer, divorce, courtroom
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Taking Back My Life: The Nancy Ziegenmeyer Story (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Resurrection Trial (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Plot: victim, humiliation, anger, courtroom, rape, rape victim, sexual assault, social injustice, feminist, understanding, defense attorney, female protagonist ...
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A Piano for Mrs. Cimino (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Style: serious, bleak, realistic
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Country: USA
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Plot: courtroom, small town, dedicated lawyer, school, hotshot lawyer, journalism, legal action, idealism, courtroom drama, religions or cults, injustice, fighting the system ...
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Reform School Girl (1994)
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Country: USA
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