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, disturbing, suspense, tense, psychological and realistic films and TV shows about / with attorney, lawyer, murder, crimes, legal, justice, courtroom, court, female lawyer and police plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Comedy genres shot in USA, Germany, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as attorney: How to Get Away with Murder (2014), The Devil's Advocate (1997), The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014), The Insult (2017), In Justice (2006), Atesböcegi (2017), The Reader (2008), Marshall (2017), Leviathan (2014), Queen & Slim (2019).

List of attorney movies

How to Get Away with Murder (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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 ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder mystery, hotshot lawyer, lawyer, murder, defense attorney, law student, court case, legal, courtroom, college, teachers and students, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, philadelphia
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The Devil's Advocate (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A hotshot lawyer gets more than he bargained for when he learns his new boss is Lucifer himself.
Style: psychological, twist ending, suspenseful, atmospheric, surprise ending ...
Plot: devil, lawyer, supernatural, deal with the devil, law firm, ambition, satan, hotshot lawyer, temptation, ethics, god or devil, sin ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, florida, southern usa, usa ...
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The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, witty, surreal, dramatic ...
Plot: hotel, prison escape, escapades, painting, adventure, murder, mentor protege relationship, existentialism, luxury hotel, art theft, prison, inheritance ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 60s, 80s, year 1985 ...
Place: eastern europe, alps, europe, hungary, central europe
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 7.6
 17K
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, lawyer, courtroom, attorney, insult, palestinian, prejudice, racial tension, crimes, christian, media coverage, husband wife relationship ...
Place: lebanon, beirut lebanon
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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, serious, psychological
Plot: lawyer, wrongful conviction, attorney, courtroom, witness, false accusation, evidence, murder, released from prison, legal, righting the wronged, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco, oakland california
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 6.7
 1K
Atesböcegi (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Baris is a very successful, attractive ,but distanced from love, divorce lawyer who feels there is nothing left to surprise him in life. Asli is a beautiful young girl who is full of life, intelligent and entertaining, but has to work as a taxi ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: attorney, love story, lawyer, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair, divorce lawyer, rich and poor, lawyers and clients, fall in love, relationships, changing lives, love and romance ...
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 7.6
 244K
The Reader (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as ...
Style: melancholic, sexy, emotional, sexual, erotic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, age difference, first love, older woman younger man sex, sex, coming of age, sexual relations, nazi, sexuality, older woman teenage boy sex, secret, world war two ...
Time: year 1988, year 1958, year 1980, post world war two, year 1966 ...
Place: germany, israel, west berlin west germany, hamburg germany, berlin germany ...
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 7.2
 24K
Marshall (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, battles through one of his career-defining cases.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, thought provoking, political ...
Plot: lawyer, racism, court, racial segregation, courtroom, injustice, african american, racial issues, african american protagonist, justice, investigation, doubt ...
Time: 1940s, year 1967, year 1954
Place: connecticut, maryland, philadelphia, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city ...
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 7.6
 53K
Leviathan (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In a Russian coastal town, Kolya is forced to fight the corrupt mayor when he is told that his house will be demolished. He recruits a lawyer friend to help, but the man's arrival brings further misfortune for Kolya and his family.
Style: bleak, thought provoking, atmospheric, meditative, emotional ...
Plot: lawyer, small town, corruption, alcoholic, infidelity, adultery, alcohol abuse, corrupt politician, courtroom, drunk, mayor, unhappy wife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: russia
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 7.1
 31K
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, thought provoking, exciting, sad, captivating ...
Plot: on the run, racist cop, police officer killed, first date, riot, dysfunctional family, police officer, running from police, black american, african american, attorney, swat team ...
Place: florida, cleveland ohio, miami, ohio, kentucky ...
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 7.3
 2K
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: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: mafia, lawyer, criminal underworld, investigation, law firm, brother brother relationship, female lawyer, family tragedy, attorney, career, prison, crime boss ...
Time: 21st century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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 7.1
 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: entertaining, captivating, exciting, humorous, disturbing
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lawyer, court, attorney, investigation, uncover truth, second chance, law and order, guilty verdict, public defender, accusation, blackmail, protector ...
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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: talky, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Plot: legal investigation, legal system, court case, attorney, female protagonist, female lawyer, lesbian, getting home, small town, fight for justice, investigation, justice ...
Place: canada
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Arthur & George (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Arthur & George is a three-part adaptation of Julian Barnes' novel about Sherlock Holmes creator Arthur Conan Doyle as played by actor Martin Clunes. Set in 1906 in Staffordshire, Hampshire and London the drama follows Sir Arthur and his ...
Style: captivating, clever, serious, enigmatic, realistic ...
Plot: false accusation, who done it, private detective, writer's life, mystery, investigation, uncover truth, injustice, crimes, attorney, prejudice, priest ...
Time: 20th century, future, edwardian era, 1910s
Place: england, europe, london
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Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After Elle Woods, the eternally perky, fashionably adventurous, famously blonde Harvard Law grad gets fired by her law firm because of her opposition to animal testing, she takes her fight to Washington. As an aide for Congresswoman Victoria Rudd, ...
Style: humorous, satirical, not serious, romantic, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: fashion, blonde, fish out of water, lawyer, ambition, chihuahua, politics, animal testing, teenager, adaptation, animal rights, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., boston, usa, harvard university, los angeles
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She and Her Perfect Husband (2021)
Genre: Romance
Country: China
TV show
Story: Elite lawyer Qin Shi and resident homebody Yang Hua who got "married" for their own purposes unexpectedly find true love in each other. Together, they walk hand in hand towards a happy and fruitful life.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: romance, lawyer, forced marriage, marriage of convenience, relationship vs career, relationships, family problems, male female relationship, attorney, female lawyer, love triangle, relationship problems ...
Place: china
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The Disappearance (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Poland
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Three-year-old Nikola Szlezyngier disappears in unexplained circumstances and her parents Angelika and Dawid are the main suspects. Angelika contacts an old friend Joanna Chylka, a brilliant, cynical and successful lawyer to help. With her new ...
Style: realistic, exciting, tense, captivating
Plot: investigation, female lawyer, child, kidnapping, lawyer, family, family relations, suspect, uncover truth, crime investigation, mysterious disappearance, private investigation ...
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 7.6
 8K
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, inspirational
Plot: confined, prisoner, lawyer, mind game, prison, wrongful conviction, vengeance, scheme, fighting the system, injustice, jail, confinement indoors ...
Time: contemporary
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The Advocate: A Missing Body (2015)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: South Korea
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When his client suddenly confesses to murder in open court, a hotshot attorney embarks on a search for truth to redeem his ruined reputation.
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: lawyer, prosecutor, murder, murder investigation, cold case, investigation, suspicion of murder, uncover truth, murder mystery, crime solving, crime investigation, attorney ...
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 6.8
 14K
Worth (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Kenneth Feinberg, a powerful D.C. lawyer appointed Special Master of the 9/11 Fund, fights off the cynicism, bureaucracy, and politics associated with administering government funds and, in doing so, discovers what life is worth.
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: lawyer, attack, victim, terrorist, tragedy, deal, congress, bureaucracy, fighting the system, lawyer client relationship, crime victim, political intrigue ...
Time: september 11 2001, 2000s, year 2001
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The Dark Side of the Moon (2015)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Luxembourg, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A psychedelic mushroom trip turns a successful lawyer into a wanted man.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: magic mushroom, lawyer, wanted, unfaithful husband, race against time, acid trip, manhunt, character change, lawyer client relationship, attorney, seduction, struggle for survival ...
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 7.1
 8K
The Grinder (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Television lawyer Dean Sanderson moves back to his small home town after his hit series, "The Grinder," is canceled thinking his time on TV qualifies him to run his family's law firm.
Style: sitcom, humorous, captivating, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lawyer, family business, law firm, family, brother brother relationship, satire, escapades, career change, family relations, getting home, attorney, career ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.0
 377
Diggstown (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follow Marcie Diggs, a star corporate lawyer who reconsiders her priorities after her beloved aunt commits suicide following a malicious prosecution.
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: fight for justice, rich and poor, lawyer, racism, teamwork, ambition, workplace, justice, attorney, gender issues, female lawyer
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Wonderful Nightmare (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 125 min.
Story: By God’s mistake, an arrogant single lawyer turns into a mother of two kids! Yeon-woo, an ambitious lawyer never believes in love is about to start her new job at the biggest law firm in the states. A day before her departure she gets into a car ...
Style: humorous, sincere, entertaining, captivating
Plot: untimely death, lifestyle change, new life, family life, changing lives, disorder, family relations, female lawyer, lifestyle, strong female lead, career change, mistaken identity ...
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Game of Silence (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A successful Atlanta attorney's long-lost childhood friends unexpectedly reappear after 25 years. When a dark secret they thought they'd buried resurfaces, the brotherhood bands together to right the wrongs of their shared past - a journey ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: lawyer, friendship between men, organized crime, revenge, conspiracy, murder, childhood friend, secret, hidden truth, confronting the past, mysterious past, secret past ...
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Naked Singularity (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a successful New York public defender loses his first case, he is pulled into a drug heist by a former client in an effort to beat the broken system at its own game.
Style: tense, captivating, humorous, suspense, psycho film
Plot: drug bust, drug dealer, drugs, war on drugs, crime boss, attorney, criminal, fighting the system, illegal drugs, lynching, drug traffic, society ...
Place: bronx new york city
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I Hear Your Voice (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An action-packed drama of the events that occur when materialistic government tax lawyer Jung Hye-sung meets Park Suha, who has the ability to read people's thoughts.
Style: romantic, sincere, captivating, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, mind reading, lawyer, supernatural power, first love, justice, female lawyer, legal, murderer, law and order, vendetta, love triangle ...
Place: korea
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 5.1
 705
Chemistry (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Chemistry was a sexually explicit comedy-drama series that debuted on Cinemax as a part of its Max After Dark lineup on August 19, 2011. It followed the affair of an attorney and a police officer, which began after the officer saved the attorney ...
Style: erotic, sexy, suspense, disturbing, romantic ...
Plot: female nudity, chemistry, lawyer, explicit sex, policewoman, police officer, cheating fiancee, love triangle, swinger, orgy, infidelity, sexual desire ...
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 7.0
 9K
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: sincere, sentimental, romantic, melancholic, dorama ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: wealthy family, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, love affair, male female relationship, attorney, lifestyle change, relationships, success, love and romance, lawyer ...
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 6.5
 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, supernatural, rivalry, false accusation, jury, multiple suspects, ghost, video game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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