Movies like The Good Fight 1992

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The Good Fight (1992)
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The Good Fight (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Grace Cragin is a bright young lawyer who has a passion for the fight against injustice. Her ex-husband Henry is a lawyer too, but his passion is only to win. The two were divorced ten years earlier when Henry's lust for conquest led him to other women. Now, Grace has a case she cannot win alone and, although she hates to admit it, she needs Henry's help.
Plot: lawyer, cancer, divorce, law firm, tobacco, lawsuit, ex wife

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and touching films with plots about lawyer, cancer, courtroom, hospital, family relations, divorce and life is a bitch mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Good Fight: L.A. Law: The Movie (2002), Prayer Never Fails (2016), Civil Wars (1991), A Civil Action (1998), Love Lives On (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, revenge, lawyer, courtroom, murder, divorce
Place: san diego california
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95%
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 ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: law firm, lawyer, reunion, legal, death row, courtroom
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Prayer Never Fails (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: PRAYER NEVER FAILS is a gripping legal drama about an up-and-coming small town high school basketball coach, well on his way to a championship caliber season, when he is fired after he prays with one of his players who is in great need. The movie is ...
Style: christian film
Plot: coach, gambling debt, christian, lawyer, atheist, lawyer client relationship, judge, prayer, lawsuit, courtroom, high school, basketball coach ...
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89%
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Civil Wars (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Civil Wars is an American legal drama that aired on ABC from November 1991 to March 1993. The series was produced by Steven Bochco, known for his work on NYPD Blue, L.A. Law and Hill Street Blues. After a brief syndicated run on the FX Network in ...
Plot: lawyer, divorce, divorce lawyer, mental health, delivery boy, secretary, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female lawyer, flirting, law firm, held at gunpoint, legal ...
Place: new york
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87%
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A Civil Action (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Jan Schlickmann is a cynical lawyer who goes out to "get rid of" a case, only to find out it is potentially worth millions. The case becomes his obsession, to the extent that he is willing to give up everything - including his career and ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: lawyer, courtroom drama, lawsuit, small town, law firm, leukemia, uncover truth, legal investigation, legal, dedicated lawyer, reach out, righting the wronged ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: boston, massachusetts, new york, washington d.c., new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.2
 117
Love Lives On (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 15-year-old girl must choose between continuing her pregnancy and undergoing treatment for her fast-growing cancer.
Plot: pregnant teenager, wheelchair, priest, mother child relationship, drug addiction, drug abuse, teenage girl, drug use, teenage pregnancy, baby, drug addict, cancer ...
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77%
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 5K
M for Mother (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 113 min.
Story: What appears to be a grand love story turns sour when parents-to-be discover that their unborn child will likely be born with serious birth defects, as a result of the mother's exposure to chemical weapons during the Iran-Iraq war. The father ...
Plot: death of mother, suicide, iraq iran war, violin, poverty, sick child, cancer, concert, divorce, politician
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Whose Life Is It Anyway? (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Ken Harrison is an artist that lives to make sculptures. One day he is involved in a car accident, and is paralyzed from his neck down. All he can do is talk and move his head, and he wants to die. Whilst he is in hospital he makes friends with some ...
Style: emotional, touching, suspense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hospital, courtroom drama, car accident, disability, unfulfillment, misfit, legal, power relations, paralysis, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, legal action ...
Time: 80s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Whose Daughter Is She? (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Whose Daughter is She?
Plot: divorce, widow, custody battle, desertion, custody, family relations, child custody, mother child relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.0
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The Doctor (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Jack McKee is a doctor with it all: he's successful, he's rich, and he has no problems.... until he is diagnosed with throat cancer. Now that he has seen medicine, hospitals, and doctors from a patient's perspective, he realises that ...
Style: psychological, uplifting, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: hospital, medical school, doctor, surgery, doctors and patients, coldhearted, redemption, intern, family relations, couple relations, introspection, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Betrayed: A Story of Three Women (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Joan Bixler and Amanda Nelson have known each other for several years and lead successful and seemingly functional families. However, their friendship is ripped to shreds and their families shattered when the husband of one of the women has an ...
Plot: extramarital affair, betrayal, lawyer, female protagonist, adultery, marital problem, unfaithful husband, mother daughter relationship, attorney, supermarket, law firm, female friendship ...
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61%
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Philadelphia (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: No one would take his case until one man was willing to take on the system. Two competing lawyers join forces to sue a prestigious law firm for AIDS discrimination. As their unlikely friendship develops their courage overcomes the prejudice and ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, sincere, uplifting, compassionate ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: aids, courtroom drama, lawyer, terminal illness, homosexual, lawsuit, prejudice, gay, judiciary, lgbt, hiv, gay slur ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Fun and Games (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Carol Hefferman is an ambitious factory worker looking for promotion to an office job, but when she turns down her boss's lecherous advances he stands in her way. Could a chance meeting with a company lawyer help her out?
Plot: promotion, lawyer, office, factory, sexism, waitress, sexual harassment
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Love and Hate: The Story of Colin and Joanne Thatcher (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Narcissistic Saskatchewan Tory politician Colin Thatcher is engaged in a bitter divorce from his wife Jo-Ann. When a series of court rulings over the divorce go against him, Thatcher decides a more drastic solution is needed - murder! A series of ...
Plot: dysfunctional marriage, abuse, trial, murder suspect, domestic violence, divorce, politician, custody battle, crimes of passion, contract killing, husband wife relationship, custody ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Sweet Justice (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, father daughter relationship, attorney, civil rights, female lawyer, family relations, interracial friendship, american south
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
A Greater Yes: The Story of Amy Newhouse (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Amy Newhouse must now fight the biggest battle of her life - cancer. Her open heart to the people of her school now sparks a passionate rally from the community. However, this passion dwindles as her cancer metastasizes. Her cancer seems to ...
Plot: cancer, teddy bear, wig, cigarette smoking, faith, rose, roommate, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, soccer, waking up from a coma, volleyball, x ray ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ted Kramer is a career man for whom his work comes before his family. His wife Joanna cannot take this anymore, so she decides to leave him. Ted is now faced with the tasks of housekeeping and taking care of himself and their young son Billy.
Style: touching, sincere, captivating, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: courtroom, divorce, single father, custody battle, family relations, couples, lawyer, marriage, selfishness, father son relationship, family problems, family ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Two Voices (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sybil, a housewife with breast cancer has to be subjected to a mastectomy after which will silicone implants. Another woman, Kathleen also uses a breast implant for cosmetic reasons. Sybil start having problems with implants and the surgeon advised ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, breast implant, dinner, meeting, cancer, breast cancer, basketball, lawsuit, doctor, speech, testimony, research ...
Time: 1990s, 80s, 90s
Place: kentucky, washington d.c., sicily, maryland, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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God's Not Dead 2 (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When a high school teacher is asked a question in class about Jesus, her reasoned response lands her in deep trouble and could expel God from the public square once and for all.
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, teacher, lawsuit, faith, manipulation, prayer, school, courtroom drama, religious persecution, high school, christianity, protest ...
Place: phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Other Woman (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After the divorce from Michael, Tessa raises her daughters Kate and Lara alone. None of them can stand Michael's new young wife Carolyn, a model. But when Tessa learns that she's suffering from cancer and soon will die, she tries to get ...
Style: realistic
Plot: terminal illness, family relations, model, divorce, couples, love and romance, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, family problems, infidelity, family in crisis ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
One Year Later (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: One Year Later tells the story of an American woman, recently recovered from a serious illness, who learns to savor the essence of life through a cathartic trip to the Italian Alps. Liz, a dedicated teacher of comparative literature, struggles with ...
Plot: post traumatic stress disorder, cancer
Place: alps, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Last Best Year (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jane (Bernadette Peters) has a dizzy spell while at home. As her condition does not improve, she consults a doctor who finds that she is very ill and that she has no family to help her through this very trying time. He enlists the help of a ...
Plot: death, female friendship, cancer, humanity, dying woman, dying, terminal illness, childhood trauma, therapist
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Gross Anatomy (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Joe Slovak is a brilliant first-year med student whose casual, nonconforming approach to life gets tested when he enrolls in Gross Anatomy, the toughest course in med school.
Style: humorous, talky, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: medical school, school, romance, bittersweet, lifestyle, youth, hopes, society, love and romance, coming of age, opposites attract, misfit ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Taken from Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 2008, New York mother Tiffany Rubin faced every parent's worst nightmare when her six year old son Kobe vanished into thin air. Upon learning that Kobe had been kidnapped by his biological father and taken to South Korea, Tiffany seeks the ...
Style: suspenseful, emotional, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: kidnapping, rescue, confined, family problems, family relations, parents and children, single parent, crimes, husband wife relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, stepfather stepson relationship, mother son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, asia, new york, korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Out of the Ashes (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The real-life story of Gisella Perl, a Jewish Hungarian doctor imprisoned in the notorious Auschwitz death camp of World War II.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, uplifting, captivating ...
Plot: concentration camp, holocaust, auschwitz, wartime life, human spirit, survival, danger, life is a bitch, against humanity, confined, starting over, anti semitism ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: hungary, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Just Between Friends (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Holly and Sandy strike up an instant friendship; they don't know however that they have more in common than they'd like. When tragedy strikes, their relationship is tested.
Style: gloomy, sentimental, clever, emotional, touching ...
Plot: pregnancy, friendship, journalism, best friends, battle of the sexes, romance, lifestyle, love and romance, unfulfillment, gender, looking for love, love triangle ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
No Place Like Home (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Pittsburgh apartment superintendent loses his job and home when the apartment building where he lives and works at is suddenly destroyed by fire. Daniel and his family moves in with his brother but that doesn't last for long due to the two ...
Style: emotional, bleak, gloomy, sincere, contemplative ...
Plot: unemployment, family relations, family in crisis, down on your luck, working class, life is a bitch, society, urban ghetto, family problems, female director, absent husband, husband ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Safelight (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A teenage boy and girl discover a renewed sense of possibility as they go on a road trip to photograph lighthouses along the California coast.
Plot: smoking, funeral, truck driver, classroom, death of father, father son relationship, camera, prostitute, death of parent, pistol, dancing, punched in the face ...
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
An American Daughter (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Senator's daughter seems to have a lock on a nomination as the US Surgeon General, until a background check reveals she once neglected to return a jury-duty notice. Then she makes a mistake in comments about her homemaker mother that leaves ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, suspenseful
Plot: ambition, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, adultery, senator, political scandal, press conference, interview, painting, gay friend, university professor, hospital ...
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Hope (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of a town's secret, a family's crisis, and a young girl's struggle to reveal the truth.
Plot: racist, school, sister sister relationship, wheelchair, fire, segregation, teacher, neighbor neighbor relationship, child protagonist, coming of age, death of child, dance teacher ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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