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The list contains the best, new and most relevant hotshot lawyer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, clever, suspenseful, talky and witty films and TV shows about / with hotshot lawyer, legal, lawyer, courtroom drama, courtroom, dishonesty, murder, crimes, husband wife relationship and life is a bitch plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
TOP 10 movies tagged as hotshot lawyer: Intolerable Cruelty (2003), Better Call Saul (2015), How to Get Away with Murder (2014), Suits (2011), The Devil's Advocate (1997), Laws of Attraction (2004), House of Lies (2012), The Lincoln Lawyer (2011), Boston Legal (2004), Primal Fear (1996).
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Suits
Comedy, Drama
USA
44 min.
 8.6
The Devil's Advocate
Drama, Mystery, Thriller
USA, Germany
144 min.
 7.5
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Zipper
Drama, Thriller
USA
112 min.
 5.7
How to Get Away with Murder
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
USA
43 min.
 8.2

List of hotshot lawyer movies

Intolerable Cruelty
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A revenge-seeking gold digger marries a womanizing Beverly Hills lawyer with the intention of making a killing in the divorce.
Style: witty, romantic, sexy, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: hotshot lawyer, marriage of convenience, lawyer, farce, eccentricity, verbal byplay, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, greed, manipulations, opposites attract, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1930s
Place: los angeles, usa, las vegas, california, malibu california
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Better Call Saul
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Six years before Saul Goodman meets Walter White. We meet him when the man who will become Saul Goodman is known as Jimmy McGill, a small-time lawyer searching for his destiny, and, more immediately, hustling to make ends meet. Working alongside, ...
Style: captivating, realistic, semi serious, cynical, stylized ...
Plot: lawyer, dishonesty, legal, family relations, hotshot lawyer, brother brother relationship, gangsters, ambition, moral dilemma, workplace situations, lawyer client relationship, private investigator ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: new mexico, usa, albuquerque new mexico
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How to Get Away with Murder
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A sexy, suspense-driven legal thriller about a group of ambitious law students and their brilliant, mysterious criminal defense professor. They become entangled in a murder plot and will shake the entire university and change the course of their ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, bleak
Plot: murder, hotshot lawyer, law student, court case, crimes, legal, courtroom, defense attorney, power relations, manipulations, teachers and students, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, philadelphia
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 8.6
 309K
Suits
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: While running from a drug deal gone bad, Mike Ross, a brilliant young college-dropout, slips into a job interview with one of New York City's best legal closers, Harvey Specter. Tired of cookie-cutter law school grads, Harvey takes a gamble by ...
Style: captivating, witty, talky, stylized, serious ...
Audience: date night, family outing, boys' night
Plot: lawyer, boss and employee, legal, impostor, hotshot lawyer, rivalry, success, judiciary, mastermind, prodigy, workplace romance, blackmail ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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The Devil's Advocate
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A hotshot lawyer gets more than he bargained for when he learns his new boss is Lucifer himself.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, ambiguous ending, bleak ...
Plot: lawyer, greed, devil, temptation, blind ambition, mentor, law firm, hotshot lawyer, deal with the devil, marital problem, crooked lawyer, lust ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, southern usa, manhattan, new york city, manhattan new york city ...
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Laws of Attraction
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Amidst a sea of litigation, two New York City divorce lawyers find love.
Style: romantic, sweet, light, sexy, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, divorce, lawyer, hotshot lawyer, love story, unlikely couple, opposites attract, workplace romance, love and romance, divorce lawyer, husband wife relationship, screwball ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, ireland, usa, yale university
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 7.4
 22K
House of Lies
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Charming, fast talking Marty Kaan and his crack team of management consultants know how to play the corporate game better than anyone, by using every dirty trick in the book to woo powerful CEOs and close huge deals. In the board rooms, barrooms, ...
Style: cynical, realistic, clever, talky, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: workplace situations, hotshot lawyer, power relations, drugs/alcohol, greed, dishonesty, coworker relationship, powerful corporation, ambitious, strong sexual content, ambition, casual sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Lincoln Lawyer
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: suspenseful, tense, clever, surprise ending, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, lawyer, courtroom, courtroom drama, betrayal, investigation, plot twist, morality, hotshot lawyer, hip hop, jury, judge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles, beverly hills, usa
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 8.4
 39K
Boston Legal
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Boston Legal is an American legal dramedy created by David E. Kelley and produced in association with 20th Century Fox Television for ABC. The series aired from October 3, 2004, to December 8, 2008. Boston Legal is a spin-off of long-running Kelley ...
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: hotshot lawyer, law firm, legal action, lawyer, legal, courtroom drama, friendship, partners, society, workplace, friends, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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 7.7
 155K
Primal Fear
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: An arrogant, high-powered attorney takes on the case of a poor altar boy found running away from the scene of the grisly murder of the bishop who has taken him in. The case gets a lot more complex when the accused reveals that there may or may not ...
Style: clever, talky, psychological, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: crime, murder, courtroom drama, corruption, lawyer, mental illness, court, courtroom, psychiatrist, manipulation, insanity, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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 7.1
 84K
Runaway Jury
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: suspense, clever, tense, surprise ending, stylized ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, corruption, surveillance, manipulation, conspiracy, justice, chase, court, revenge, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, san francisco, indiana, ohio, cincinnati ohio
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 7.6
 6K
Ed
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After his wife leaves him and he's fired from his job at a high-profile New York city law firm, Ed Stevens moves back to his small hometown of Stuckeyville where he buys the local bowling alley and attempts to win the heart of his high school ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, feel good
Plot: hotshot lawyer, bowling, small town, starting over, homecoming, romance, small town life, love and romance, couples, social relations, workplace, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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The Sweet Hereafter
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A small mountain community in Canada is devastated when a school bus accident leaves more than a dozen of its children dead. A big-city lawyer arrives to help the survivors' and victims' families prepare a class-action suit, but his ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, bleak, psychological, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: small town, lawyer, redemption, betrayal, father daughter relationship, death, greed, sexual abuse, guilt, adultery, hotshot lawyer, innocence lost ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: canada
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Two Weeks Notice
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dedicated environmental lawyer Lucy Kelson goes to work for billionaire George Wade as part of a deal to preserve a community center. Indecisive and weak-willed George grows dependent on Lucy's guidance on everything from legal matters to ...
Style: romantic, sweet, funny, light, witty ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: romance, love triangle, workplace romance, love story, unlikely couple, love, opposites attract, uninhibited rivalry, boss and employee, fall in love, love and romance, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, london, san francisco ...
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 6.5
 62K
Changing Lanes
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A rush-hour fender-bender on New York City's crowded FDR Drive, under most circumstances, wouldn't set off a chain reaction that could decimate two people's lives. But on this day, at this time, a minor collision will turn two ...
Style: realistic, suspense, serious, bleak, sincere ...
Plot: lawyer, vengeance, corruption, revenge, courtroom, hotshot lawyer, moral ambiguity, losing-it hero, urban, greed, redemption, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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The Winslow Boy
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Early 20th century England: while toasting his daughter Catherine's engagement, Arthur Winslow learns the royal naval academy expelled his 14-year-old son, Ronnie, for stealing five shillings. Father asks son if it is true; when the lad denies ...
Style: talky, witty, clever, serious, realistic ...
Plot: lawyer, courtroom drama, british, hotshot lawyer, period piece, dialogue, parents and children, royal court, guilt, moral ambiguity, secrets, dialogue driven ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
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 7.4
 4K
The Guardian
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Nick Fallin is a hotshot lawyer working at his father's ultrasuccessful Pittsburgh law firm. Unfortunately, the high life has gotten the best of Nick. Arrested for drug use, he's sentenced to do 1,500 hours of community service, somehow to ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: hotshot lawyer, friendship, society, custody, legal, lawyer, rivalry, parent child relationship, community service, law firm, cocaine, social worker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa, pittsburgh
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 5.7
 6K
Zipper
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Sam Ellis is a man on the rise — a hot-shot federal prosecutor on the cusp of a bright political future. But what was meant to be a one-time experience with an escort turns into a growing addiction — a new demon threatening to destroy his life, ...
Style: serious, tense, sexual, realistic
Plot: hotshot lawyer, addiction, ambition, family problems, life is a bitch, prostitute, rise to the top, obsession, campaign, politics, dishonesty, media ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.6
 43
Exposed
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Antigua and Barbuda, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In a world of ambition and powerful politicians, Andy Hernandez (Shashi Balooja), an ambitious NYC Assistant District Attorney with political aspirations is recently engaged to Ann Kim, the latest partner in a profitable risk management firm. As a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Plot: hotshot lawyer, blind ambition, ambition, downfall, rise and fall, innocence lost, boss and employee, political intrigue, crimes, dishonesty, legal, state affairs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 7.4
 158K
The Judge
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A successful lawyer returns to his hometown for his mother's funeral only to discover that his estranged father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, sentimental ...
Plot: small town, courtroom, dysfunctional family, hotshot lawyer, parents and children, lawyer, courtroom drama, homecoming, judge, small town life, estrangement, legal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indiana, usa, chicago illinois
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The Confession
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After his young son dies from the negligience of medical professionals at a hospital, Harry Fertig (Kinglsey) takes matters into his own hands and kills the negligent doctors responsible. Slick lawyer Roy Bleakie (Baldwin), looking only to win a ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: hotshot lawyer, dealing with death, courtroom, legal action, uncover truth, moral dilemma, redemption, judaism, faith, painting, prayer, restaurant ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Masterpiece Theatre: Bleak House
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 391 min.
Story: Adaptation of the Dickens novel.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, stylized, captivating
Plot: hotshot lawyer, courtroom drama, estate, injustice, dishonesty, legal, orphan, life is a bitch, journalism, legal action, human nature, introspection ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, london
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The Escape Artist
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
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: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: hotshot lawyer, courtroom drama, murder, danger, legal, crimes, revenge, lawyer, deadly, law firm, high priced lawyer, porn ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, scotland
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Where Love Has Gone
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A divorced couple's teen-age daughter stands trial for stabbing her mother's latest lover.
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, sincere
Plot: murder, courtroom, hotshot lawyer, betrayal, protagonist as suspect, trial, crumbling marriage, love affair, parents and children, marriage, teenage daughter, courtroom drama ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: san francisco
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 8.1
 26K
Damages
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Damages is an American legal thriller television series created by the writing and production trio of Daniel Zelman and brothers Glenn and Todd A. Kessler. The plot revolves around the brilliant, ruthless lawyer Patty Hewes and her protégée, ...
Style: clever, serious, gloomy, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: lawyer, hotshot lawyer, legal action, mystery, legal investigation, manipulations, cons and scams, legal, crimes, dishonesty, workplace, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Perry Mason: The Case of the Desperate Deception
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Perry Mason ventures to Paris to defend a U.S. Marine Corps Captain accused of murdering a man suspected of being a Nazi SS Officer.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, clever ...
Plot: courtroom, murder, crime, hotshot lawyer, investigation, mystery, uncover truth, who done it, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, legal ...
Time: 80s
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 7.1
 5K
Matlock
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Matlock is an American television legal drama, starring Andy Griffith in the title role of criminal defense attorney Ben Matlock. The show, produced by The Fred Silverman Company, Dean Hargrove Productions, Viacom Productions and Paramount ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, suspenseful, witty ...
Plot: hotshot lawyer, crime, elderly, uncover truth, mystery, crimes, legal, dedicated lawyer, legal action, lawyer, courtroom, legal investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia
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Provoked: A True Story
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, India
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Provoked is the true story of Kiranjit Ahluwalia, a Punjabi woman who moved to London after her marriage with Deepak Ahluwalia. Her husband seemed caring at first but then began to beat her up. He started drinking a lot and sleeping around with ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic
Plot: hotshot lawyer, couple relations, parents and children, prison, murder, courtroom drama, price of justice, arranged marriage, domestic violence, fighting the system, legal, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
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All Around the Town
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman, seemingly good but still psychologically disturbed from being kidnapped as a little girl, becomes the obvious suspect in a murder.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, mind bending ...
Plot: college, crime, hotshot lawyer, mystery, split personality, legal investigation, mental illness, murder, missing child, who done it, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Perry Mason: The Case of the Notorious Nun
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A priest is murdered and the main suspect is a nun.
Style: serious, suspenseful, talky, realistic, clever ...
Plot: courtroom, hotshot lawyer, crime, church, mystery, investigation, who done it, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, legal, amateur detective ...
Time: 80s
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