Attorney movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant attorney movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, tense and serious films and TV shows about / with attorney, lawyer, crimes, murder, violence, investigation, kiss, death, courtroom and danger plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, Sweden and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as attorney: Queen & Slim (2019), Top Dog (2020), Conviction (2016), Burden of Truth (2018), The Insult (2017), In Justice (2006), For Life (2020), Sex & Violence (2013), Jazba (2015), Shades of Guilt (2015).

List of attorney movies

 7.1
 27K
Queen & Slim (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: An exploration of America’s social and political climate through the lens of a genre-defying love story. The film centers on a black man and black woman who go on a first date that goes awry after the two are pulled over by a police officer at a ...
Style: road movie, exciting, captivating, thought provoking, disturbing
Plot: police officer killed, racist cop, first date, on the run, police officer, dysfunctional family, attorney, riot, swat team, shot to death, society, police ...
Place: florida, cleveland ohio, cuba
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 7.3
 1K
Top Dog (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A mysterious disappearance makes two completely separate worlds collide, creating an extremely odd couple – the lawyer Emily and recently released convict Teddy. They have two opposing desires. She wants up. He wants out. She wants to secure her ...
Style: psychological, captivating, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Plot: lawyer, criminal underworld, investigation, family tragedy, ex convict, career, crime boss, brother brother relationship, attorney, conspiracy, law firm, prison ...
Time: 21st century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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 7.2
 7K
Conviction (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A brilliant young attorney, who is also the daughter of a former U.S. president, is blackmailed to head up LA's new Conviction Integrity Unit. She and her team investigate cases where people may have been wrongly convicted.
Style: humorous, captivating, exciting, entertaining
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lawyer, court, attorney, investigation, second chance, uncover truth, legal investigation, acquittal, justice, false accusation, legal
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Burden of Truth (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A big city lawyer returns to her hometown to take the case of a group of girls suffering from a mysterious illness.
Style: suspense, talky, captivating, disturbing
Plot: legal investigation, legal system, court case, female protagonist, attorney, female lawyer, small town, getting home, illness, crimes, law and order, investigation ...
Place: canada
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 7.7
 16K
The Insult (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Cyprus, Belgium, Lebanon, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After an emotional exchange between a Lebanese Christian and a Palestinian refugee escalates, the men end up in a court case that gets national attention.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: courtroom drama, palestinian, media coverage, idealism, courtroom, husband wife relationship, lawyer, anger, insult, president, politician, worker ...
Place: lebanon
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 7.4
 552
In Justice (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In Justice is an American television police procedural created by Michelle King and Robert King. The series began airing on Sunday, January 1, 2006 on ABC as a midseason replacement and assumed its regular night and time on Friday, January 6, 2006 ...
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, serious
Plot: wrongful conviction, lawyer, courtroom, witness, false accusation, evidence, attorney, murder, legal, release from prison, righting the wronged, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco, oakland california
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 7.6
 4K
For Life (2020)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A prisoner becomes a lawyer, litigating cases for other inmates while fighting to overturn his own life sentence for a crime he didn’t commit.
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, twists and turns
Plot: confined, prisoner, lawyer, mind game, prison, wrongful conviction, vengeance, scheme, danger, injustice, legal system, justice ...
Time: contemporary
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 7.3
 147
Sex & Violence (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: The series stars Jennie Raymond as a lesbian police constable, Olympia Dukakis as a victim advocate, Jackie Torrens as a social worker and Kerry Fox and Johnny Terris as therapists.
Style: suspense, psychological
Plot: multiple storylines, rape victim, crime victim, violence, society, assistant, social relations, violent, help, social worker, socially awkward, victim ...
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 5.8
 3K
Jazba (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After her daughter is kidnapped, a lawyer is forced to defend a criminal in exchange for her daughter's freedom.
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, tense
Plot: female lawyer, lawyer, female protagonist, child abduction, convict, race against time, private investigation, attorney, kidnapper, crime investigation, investigation, defense attorney ...
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Shades of Guilt (2015)
Genre: Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: In the final analysis, it all comes down to guilt, different shades of guilt that one assumes in a single moment of thoughtlessness or in months of premeditated planning. Defence Attorney Friedrich Knonberg knows he must tip legal scales of justice ...
Style: thought provoking, psychological, captivating
Plot: lawyer, justice, guilt, price of justice, crimes, criminal justice, moral dilemma, attorney, criminal lawyer, law and order, criminal, defense attorney
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I know who you are (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: After wrecking his car in a deserted road in the middle of the forest and being found with the blood and mobile phone of his niece, successful criminal lawyer Daniel Elias can no longer remember who he is but must find a way to prove his innocence, ...
Style: psychological thriller, suspense, suspenseful, tense, psychological ...
Plot: amnesia, family relations, missing person, lawyer, murder, murder investigation, who done it, violence, death, victim, attorney, suspicion ...
Time: 21st century
Place: netherlands
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 6.9
 8K
Medcezir (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Yaman, who lives in the suburb of Tozludere (Istanbul), is arrested and put in jail with his brother because his brother decided to steal a car at a petrol station. Until that day he tried to change his destiny by working hard to earn a good life. ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, sincere, romantic, melancholic
Audience: teen drama
Plot: wealthy family, love, family relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lawyer, love affair, romantic relationship, lifestyle change, male female relationship, success, love and romance, attorney ...
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 6.6
 3K
Ace Attorney (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Based primarily on the first game in the series, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, the film focuses on rookie defense attorney Ryūichi Naruhodō, as he strives to protect his clients in various murder trials, including the death of his mentor, Chihiro ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, tense, light ...
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, murder, legal, legal action, false accusation, supernatural, rivalry, multiple suspects, jury, danger, ghost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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Queen of Hearts (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Anne, a brilliant and dedicated advocacy lawyer specialising in society’s most vulnerable, children and young adults, lives what appears to be the picture-perfect life with her doctor-husband, Peter, and their twin daughters. When her estranged ...
Style: sexy, thought provoking, emotional, melancholic, disturbing
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: older woman younger man sex, stepmother stepson relationship, older woman younger man relationship, adultery, incest, sex with stepmother, cheating wife, sex with a minor, unfaithful wife, older woman teenage boy sex, erotic thriller, explicit sex ...
Time: 21st century
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Love Under the Olive Tree (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The prize of Sunset Valley's annual olive oil contest is a land parcel with disputed ownership. When feisty Nicole and competitive Jake face-off, they never expect sparks to fly. Starring Tori Anderson and Benjamin Hollingsworth.
Style: romantic, sincere, light
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fall in love, love story, couple relations, love, farm, rivalry, prejudice, youth, life philosophy, initially antagonists, family feud, family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, san francisco
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 4.9
 8K
Wander (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After getting hired to probe a suspicious death in the small town of Wander, a mentally unstable private investigator becomes convinced the case is linked to the same 'conspiracy cover up' that caused the death of his daughter.
Style: enigmatic, psychological, twist ending, atmospheric, tricky ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: car accident, small town, paranoia, conspiracy, fbi agent, murder, private detective, grief, post traumatic stress disorder, death, investigation, murder mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new mexico
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Dark Night of the Scarecrow (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bubba, an intellectually disabled man, is falsely accused of attacking a young girl. Disguised as a scarecrow, he hides in a cornfield, only to be hunted down and shot by four vigilante men. After they are acquitted due to lack of evidence, the men ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, serious, cult film ...
Plot: scarecrow, mentally challenged, murder, injustice, false accusation, small town, lynch mob, vengeance, legal action, mystery, righting the wronged, farmer ...
Time: 80s
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Sailing Into Love (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A biology teacher’s crusade to save a nearby island from development leads to unexpected romance with the handsome and mysterious young sea captain who is new to the seaside town of Willow Bay.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: idealism, island, love and romance, beautiful scenery, fighting the system, new love, follow your dream, fall in love, escapades, nature, couples, society ...
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Request for a Song (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The real story of Nikos Koemtzis, who one night knifed a company of men in a tavern just because they wanted to dance on the song he had "ordered" from the musicians.
Plot: song, death, friendship, runaway, entrapment, serial killer, father, criminal, poetry, mass murderer, singer, diva ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: greece, hellas, athens, athens greece
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 5.8
 7K
Lizzie (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young woman goes on a notorious ax-murdering rampage in Massachusetts at the turn of the century.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological, based on true events ...
Plot: lesbian romance, father daughter relationship, last will and testament, lesbian sex, murder trial, chambermaid, friendship, employer employee relationship, promise, lawyer, hiding place, women's rights ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new england, massachusetts
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 6.2
 27K
Destroyer (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Erin Bell is an LAPD detective who, as a young cop, was placed undercover with a gang in the California desert with tragic results. When the leader of that gang re-emerges many years later, she must work her way back through the remaining members ...
Style: suspense, melancholic, rough, suspenseful, non-linear ...
Plot: revenge, handjob, death, female protagonist, undercover agent, undercover cop, lapd, teenage daughter, gang, interrogation, policewoman, crimes ...
Time: year 2002, 2010s, 2000s
Place: los angeles
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Rabin, the Last Day (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Itzhak Rabin's murder ended all efforts of peace, and with him the whole left wing of Israel died. The movie shows the last of his days as prime minister, and what led to his murder.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, political, visually appealing
Plot: assassination, politics, soldier, bandit, hate, crime investigation, assassin, prime minister, secret service, political rally, patriotism, archive footage ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: israel
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 7.4
 21K
Lucky (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Follows the journey of a 90-year-old atheist and the quirky characters that inhabit his off-the-map desert town. He finds himself at the precipice of life, thrust into a journey of self-exploration.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: atheist, elderly, aging, father son relationship, philosophy, doctor, secret, guilt, loneliness, ex marine, friendship, self hatred ...
Time: year 1968, future
Place: okinawa japan, the philippines, europe, kentucky
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 6.3
 16K
Wakefield (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A man's nervous breakdown causes him to leave his wife and live in his attic for several months.
Style: serious, psychological, sad
Plot: nervous breakdown, jealousy, attic, midlife crisis, loneliness, street life, missing person, homeless man, marriage, hiding, widow, absent father ...
Place: manhattan new york city
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 5.4
 245
Missing Pieces (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: As sole heir to a relative's estate, Wendel is surprised to learn that the only thing he's been left is a riddle. However, he and his musician friend, Lou, are soon thrust into a comic chase, as an assortment of unsavoury characters, ...
Style: buddy comedy
Plot: grandfather clock, escaped mental patient, happy ending, whodunit, one armed man, cellist, woman wearing a towel, chinese, held at gunpoint, falling to death, morgue, stabbed in the back ...
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 5.1
 2K
Solstorm (2007)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Finland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: While in a party promoted by her chief and friend Måns Wenngren, the fiscal attorney, Rebecka Martinsson, receives a call from her former sister-in-law, Sanna Strandgård, telling that her brother and preacher Viktor was murdered, stabbed and with ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: murder, murder investigation, life is a bitch, investigation, danger, legal investigation, uncover truth, woman in danger, haunted by the past, religions or cults, false arrest, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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 7.1
 5K
The Firm (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: As a young associate, Mitchell McDeere brought down the prestigious Memphis law firm of Bendini, Lambert & Locke, which operated as a front for the Chicago mob -- and his life was never the same. After a difficult decade, which included a stay ...
Style: serious, psychological, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: law firm, lawyer, moral dilemma, workplace, dishonesty, legal investigation, haunted by the past, crimes, legal, witness protection, family man, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.0
 17K
The Ten (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ten stories, each inspired by one of the ten commandments.
Style: cynical, witty, not serious, humorous, clever ...
Plot: human nature, moral dilemma, nudist, love and romance, dark humor, drugs/alcohol, nudity (full frontal - brief), love triangle, violence, brain scan, ventriloquist dummy, sabbath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: st. louis missouri, washington d.c., mexico
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Jesse Stone: Stone Cold (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jesse Stone is a former L.A. homicide detective who left behind the big city and an ex-wife to become the police chief of the quiet New England fishing town of Paradise. Stone's old habits die hard as he continues to indulge his two favorite ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, murder mystery, mystery, crimes, crime, law enforcement, small town life, small town, chief, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new england
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The Legend of Rita (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Rita Vogt is a radical West German terrorist who abandons the revolution and settles in East Germany with a new identity provided by the East German secret service. She lives in constant fear of having her cover blown, which unavoidably happens ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, melancholic, stylized ...
Plot: politics, starting over, state affairs, danger, secret identity, terrorism, activist, dark past, bribery, espionage, berlin wall, runaway ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: germany, paris france, vietnam, german democratic republic, europe ...
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