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Suing the Devil (2011)
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Suing the Devil (2011)
Original name: Suing The Devil
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Luke O'Brien, a washed-up salesman turned night law student, decides to sue Satan for $8 trillion dollars. On the last day before Luke files a default judgment, Satan appears to defend himself. On Satan's legal team are 10 of the country's best trial lawyers. The entire world watches on Legal TV to see who will win the Trial of the Century
Style: semi serious, christian film, tense, suspense, humorous
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, legal, good versus evil, lawyer, bible, judge, christian, anger, lawsuit, legal action, rivalry, high priced lawyer, devil, religion, cancer, trial, dream, prayer, law student
Time: contemporary
Place: australia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about courtroom, legal, courtroom drama, lawyer, legal action, dedicated lawyer and power relations mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Suing the Devil: Prayer Never Fails (2016), God's Not Dead 2 (2016), L.A. Law: The Movie (2002), Raising the Bar (2008), The Verdict (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: cancer, lawsuit, courtroom, trial, faith, judge, high school, coach, fired from the job, lawyer, christian, basketball coach ...
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95%
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, christianity, christian propaganda, teacher, religious persecution, lawsuit, faith, prayer, church, manipulation, bible, religion ...
Place: phoenix arizona
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94%
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, psychological, suspenseful, serious
Plot: law firm, lawyer, reunion, legal, death row, courtroom
Place: los angeles
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68%
Raising the Bar (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The lives and cases of young lawyers who work on opposite sides - the public defender's office and the district attorney's office - as well as those who sit in judgment on their cases.
Style: serious, clever, realistic, tense, stylized
Plot: courtroom drama, district attorney, courtroom, relationship vs career, workplace, friendship, friends, power relations, classmates, legal action, dedicated lawyer, law firm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Verdict (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Frank Galvin is a down-on-his luck lawyer, reduced to drinking and ambulance chasing. Former associate Mickey Morrissey reminds him of his obligations in a medical malpractice suit that he himself served to Galvin on a silver platter: all parties ...
Style: thought provoking, tense, sincere, touching, serious ...
Plot: courtroom drama, redemption, courtroom, character study, fighting the system, legal action, self esteem, injustice, coma, dishonesty, introspection, workplace situations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: boston, usa
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67%
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Judgment (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Helen Hannah, the Christian leader of "Apocalypse" "Revelation" and "Tribulation" is being put on trial in the One Nation Earth Court of Justice. Mitch Kendrick is a lawyer assigned to defend her, and Victoria Thorne, ...
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, clever, christian film, atmospheric ...
Plot: courtroom, antichrist, tragic hero, bible, courtroom drama, apocalypse, save the world, woman in danger, injustice, fighting the system, rescue, society ...
Time: future
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66%
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Unbowed (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Inspired by the true story of Kim Kyung-ho, a math professor who was arrested for shooting a crossbow at the presiding judge of his appeal against unfair dismissal.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, thought provoking, suspenseful ...
Plot: legal, mathematics, life is a bitch, legal investigation, courtroom drama, dedicated lawyer, injustice, legal action, society, judge, courtroom, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Man Who Sued God (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lawyer becomes a fisherman from frustration. When his one piece of property, his boat, is struck by lightning and destroyed he is denied insurance money because it was “an act of God”. He re-registers as a lawyer and sues the insurance company ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, insurance, legal, media, journalism, partners, courtroom drama, rivalry, dishonesty, fighting the system, lawsuit, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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L.A. Law (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: L.A. Law is an American television legal drama series that ran for eight seasons on NBC from September 15, 1986, to May 19, 1994. Created by Steven Bochco and Terry Louise Fisher, it contained many of Bochco's trademark features including a ...
Style: realistic, stylized, clever, serious
Plot: legal action, law firm, courtroom drama, legal, lawsuit, lawyer, workplace situations, office, hypocrisy, rivalry, dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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61%
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Storm (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Denmark, Netherlands, Sweden, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Hannah Maynard, a prosecutor of Hague's Tribunal for war crimes in former Yugoslavia, charges a Serbian commander for killing Bosniaks. However, her main witness might be lying, so the court sends a team to Bosnia to investigate
Style: thought provoking, captivating, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: courtroom drama, testimony, courtroom, genocide, power relations, lawyers and clients, haunted by the past, witnessing a crime, against humanity, dedicated lawyer, rivalry, justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bosnia, bosnia herzegovina, berlin germany, sarajevo
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Terrorist on Trial: The United States vs. Salim Ajami (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: There is no question that the Arab terrorist portrayed by Robert Davi is guilty of killing five US citizens in Barcelona. Even his lawyers have zero respect for the rabidly sociopathic Davi. But Jewish defence attorney Ron Leibman is obsessed with ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: legal, terrorism, lawyer, terrorist, trial, professor, legal investigation, rebellion, deadly, state affairs, law enforcement, fighting the system ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
OMG: Oh My God! (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: India
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A shopkeeper takes God to court when his shop is destroyed by an earthquake.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, melancholic
Plot: down on your luck, supernatural, hopes, religions or cults, against the odds, righting the wronged, social relations, bollywood, legal action, earthquake, satire, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: thought provoking, disturbing, serious, sincere, realistic ...
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, new york, washington d.c., massachusetts, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Court (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A sewerage worker's dead body is found inside a manhole in Mumbai. An ageing folk singer is tried in court on charges of abetment of suicide. He is accused of performing an inflammatory song which might have incited the worker to commit the ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, psychological, captivating, clever ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, social differences, court, human nature, injustice, power relations, society, legal, discrimination, suicide, trial ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Verdict (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When his wife's murderer is released due to a procedural error, Luc will do everything in his power to stop it from happening... He is going to take justice into his own hands and will then compete with the constitutional state which let him ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, emotional
Plot: justice, legal, legal action, injustice, lawyers and clients, courtroom drama, courtroom, life is a bitch, trial, crimes, rivalry, vigilante ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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North Square (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: tense, clever, suspenseful, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, lawyer, law firm, legal investigation, legal, workaholic, uninhibited rivalry, scapegoat, jury, rivalry, ambition, courtroom drama ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary
Place: england, northern england, yorkshire
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45%
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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: courtroom drama, aids, lawyer, gay, terminal illness, hiv, lgbt, homosexual, lawsuit, prejudice, judiciary, gay slur ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.0
 33K
Find Me Guilty (2006)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Jack DiNorscio, a mobster who defended himself in court for what would be the longest mafia trial in U.S. history.
Style: captivating, realistic, witty, semi serious, tense ...
Plot: mafia, courtroom drama, courtroom, lawyer, gangsters, crime, crimes, jury, legal action, outsmarting, criminal heroes, court case ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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, realistic, disturbing, captivating, clever ...
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, fighting the system, lawyer, hotshot lawyer, legal, lawyers and clients, injustice, moral dilemma, price of justice, hopes, legal action ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, baltimore, maryland
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43%
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Philly (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Philly is an American television series created by Steven Bochco that focused on criminal defense attorney Kathleen Maguire. It lasted a full season and was canceled due to low ratings. The final episode was advertised heavily as the series finale, ...
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: courtroom drama, legal, lawyers and clients, legal action, dedicated lawyer, reluctant partners, workplace situations, law firm, lawsuit, power relations, single mother, courtroom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
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Color of Justice (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Four young black men kill a white woman, the D.A. is very cautious in how to proceed...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, interracial relations, racism, law enforcement, dedicated lawyer, crime, hotshot lawyer, dishonesty, courtroom drama, crimes, society, legal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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42%
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The Incident (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Small town lawyer, Harmon Cobb, defends a Nazi prisoner of war against murder charges. Set during World War II, Cobb has to contend with the difficulties of defending the devil when the town's only doctor (Barnard Hughes) dies while at ...
Style: thought provoking, tense, talky, realistic, serious ...
Plot: legal action, world war two, small town, courtroom drama, society, life is a bitch, against humanity, legal, rivalry, dedicated lawyer, war, moral dilemma ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: usa, colorado
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41%
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Snap Decision (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One mother must fight back to prove her innocence or lose her children.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: false accusation, courtroom, courtroom drama, legal action, family relations, righting the wronged, injustice, life is a bitch, legal, dishonesty, single parent, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Pink (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Deepak is a lawyer suffering from bipolar disorder who experiences frequent mood swings. One night, Rajveer and his friends get drunk and try to molest Miss Arora and her two roommates leading to an accident. The film revolves around how Deepak ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, disturbing, serious, talky ...
Plot: attempted rape, lawyer, trial, courtroom drama, courtroom, rape accusation, false accusation, bullying, bipolar disorder, power relations, fighting the system, wrongful arrest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: delhi, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Warrior Class (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rookie lawyer Alec Brno has just been assigned the case of his career: exposing a billion-dollar oil scam led by a ruthless mafia boss. When he reluctantly falls for the gangster's beautiful but drug-addicted wife - also his key witness - Alec ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: legal, gangsters, courtroom, criminal's revenge, legal investigation, fall in love, dangerous attraction, hitman, life is a bitch, crimes, law enforcement, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Attorney (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In the early 1980s, South Korea is torn by student protests over the lack of representation in the government. Song Woo-Seok is a successful attorney in Busan specializing in tax law. His views regarding civil liberties are changed by student ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: fighting the system, against the odds, courtroom drama, hotshot lawyer, false accusation, righting the wronged, injustice, rivalry, dedicated lawyer, legal, legal action, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: korea, busan, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Love Crimes of Gillian Guess (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman becomes romantically involved with a murder defendant while she is a juror in his trial.
Style: semi serious, suspense, cynical, experimental, contemplative ...
Plot: legal, legal investigation, deadly, crimes, artists and showbiz, murder, courtroom drama, couples, parents and children, scandal, sexual relations, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: clever, thought provoking, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: courtroom drama, legal investigation, domestic violence, lawyer, self defense, legal, courtroom, lawsuit, hopes, selflessness, civil action, life changing experience ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: memphis, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Whitewash: The Clarence Brandley Story (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Clarence Brandley, a black man wrongly accused in 1980 of the murder of a 16-year-old white high school girl named Cheryl Ferguson. Brandley worked at Conroe High School, where Ferguson was visiting as a member of the ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: prison, confined, fighting the system, false accusation, uncover truth, courtroom drama, legal action, dishonesty, society, life is a bitch, legal, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
One Angry Juror (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Sarah Walsh, a tough New Orleans attorney who serves on a murder trial jury and does some investigating of her own.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sincere, tense
Plot: murder, courtroom, false accusation, courtroom drama, uncover truth, investigation, dishonesty, legal, crimes, life is a bitch, deadly, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%