Dedicated lawyer movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant dedicated lawyer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense and clever films and TV shows about / with legal, dedicated lawyer, courtroom drama, lawyer, courtroom, power relations, murder, crimes, justice and dishonesty plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, South Africa and other countries.
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dedicated lawyer movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as dedicated lawyer: The Good Wife (2009), Return to Sender (2004), Unbowed (2011), Legal Eagles (1986), JAG (1995), Close to Home (2005), Music Box (1989), Law & Order (1990), High Crimes (2002), Franklin & Bash (2011).

List of dedicated lawyer movies

 8.3
 64K
The Good Wife (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The Good Wife is a legal drama starring Emmy Award winner Julianna Margulies as a wife and mother who boldly assumes full responsibility for her family and re-enters the workforce after her husband's very public sex and political corruption ...
Style: captivating, serious, clever, touching, realistic ...
Plot: workplace situations, dedicated lawyer, legal, legal investigation, lawyer, trial, crumbling marriage, district attorney, corruption, law firm, courtroom, politics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Return to Sender (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark, USA, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: While fighting for a woman who sits on death row, a lawyer happens upon new information which brings into question the motives of a man associated with her client
Style: psychological, suspenseful, sincere, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: uncover truth, dedicated lawyer, false accusation, death sentence, deadly, prison life, redemption, confined, life is a bitch, legal, dishonesty, courtroom drama ...
Place: texas
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 6.7
 519
Unbowed (2011)
Genre: 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, thought provoking, realistic, tense ...
Plot: legal, mathematics, dedicated lawyer, legal investigation, courtroom drama, life is a bitch, legal action, injustice, uncover truth, rivalry, courtroom, society
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
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 6.0
 9K
Legal Eagles (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: District Attorney Tom Logan is set for higher office, at least until he becomes involved with defence lawyer Laura Kelly and her unpredictable client Chelsea Deardon. It seems the least of Chelsea's crimes is the theft of a very valuable ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, romance, crime, legal action, crimes, dedicated lawyer, law enforcement, dishonesty, love and romance, cons and scams, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
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 6.5
 15K
JAG (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: JAG is an American legal drama television show with a distinct military theme, created by Donald P. Bellisario, and produced by Belisarius Productions in association with Paramount Network Television. The first season was co-produced with NBC ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: navy, military, marines, army investigation, insubordination, legal investigation, dedicated lawyer, military life, lawyers and clients, courtroom drama, soldier, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: battleship, california, usa
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Close to Home (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Close to Home is an American crime drama television series co-produced by Warner Bros. Television and Jerry Bruckheimer Television for CBS. While in pre-production the series was known as American Crime. It first aired from October 4, 2005 to May ...
Style: sentimental, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: prosecutor, courtroom drama, dedicated lawyer, boss and employee, lawyers and clients, district attorney, workplace, jury, legal, family relations, power relations, female lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, indiana
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 7.4
 6K
Music Box (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A lawyer defends her father accused of war crimes, but there is more to the case than she suspects.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, twists and turns, sincere ...
Plot: courtroom drama, war crime, anti semitism, parents and children, court, uncover truth, dedicated lawyer, power relations, family relations, racism, court case, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, budapest hungary, chicago illinois, hungary, germany ...
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 7.6
 30K
Law & Order (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Law & Order is an American police procedural and legal drama television series, created by Dick Wolf and part of the Law & Order franchise. It originally aired on NBC and, in syndication, on various cable networks. Law & Order premiered ...
Style: tense, realistic, rough, serious, clever ...
Plot: law and order, crime investigation, lawyer, evidence, police, legal, courtroom, police investigation, murder, homicide detective, partners, punishment ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 80s ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.4
 36K
High Crimes (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A female attorney learns that her husband is really a marine officer awol for fifteen years and accused of murdering fifteen civilians in El Salvador. Believing her husband when he tells her that he's being framed as part of a U.S. Military ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, clever, twists and turns ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: murder, lawyer, army investigation, life turned upside down, justice, crime, dedicated lawyer, supportive spouse, arrested, hidden identity, legal investigation, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, mexico, latin america
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Franklin & Bash (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When they're not hanging out at their favorite hot dog stand pontificating on what they'd go through to enjoy a night with their favorite female celebrities, Jared Franklin and Peter Bash are chasing down their latest clients...sometimes ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: law firm, courtroom, lawyer, courtroom drama, trial, dedicated lawyer, workplace situations, young man, ambitious, friends, power relations, defense attorney ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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Body of Evidence (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sizzingly sexy Madonna leads a star-filled cast in this erotic thriller as a woman accused of killing a wealthy, elderly man through her insatiable sexual prowess.
Style: erotic, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, crime, seduction, infidelity, femme fatale, sex, dedicated lawyer, dishonesty, power relations, protagonist as suspect, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: portland oregon
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Dirty Sexy Money (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Darling family's obscene wealth and enormous power makes them easy targets for their rivals, enemies, and the tabloids. Patriarch Tripp uses his money and influence to shield his five adult children from the prying eyes of the world. As ...
Style: realistic, talky, serious, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: lawyer, dysfunctional family, eccentric family, family life, family problems, dedicated lawyer, workplace situations, master and servant, loss of parent, heir heiress, mogul, wealthy family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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 7.3
 354
Philly (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
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, lawyers and clients, dedicated lawyer, legal action, legal, lawsuit, law firm, reluctant partners, workplace situations, power relations, single mother, courtroom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
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 5.7
 4K
Last Dance (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Upon taking a new job, young lawyer Rick Hayes is assigned to the clemency case of Cindy Liggett, a woman convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to death. As Hayes investigates the background for her case, the two begin to form a deep ...
Style: emotional, tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: prison, murder, lethal injection, lawyer, death row, courtroom drama, prison life, dedicated lawyer, legal action, life is a bitch, power relations, confined ...
Time: 90s
Place: taj mahal, india, australia, texas, new jersey ...
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Presumed Innocent (1990)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Life takes a nasty twist for D.A. Rusty Sabich when the woman he has been romantically involved with is murdered. He is assigned to investigate the case, but is soon charged with the murder.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, twists and turns, surprise ending ...
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, courtroom, lawyer, mistress, infidelity, legal investigation, investigation, mystery, crime, protagonist as suspect, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: detroit
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 6.6
 9K
Suspect (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When a Supreme Court judge commits suicide and his secretary is found murdered, all fingers point to Carl Anderson (Liam Neeson), a homeless veteran who's deaf and mute. But when public defender Kathleen Riley (Cher) is assigned to his case, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, talky, suspense ...
Plot: courtroom drama, legal investigation, murder, false accusation, mystery, lawyer, dedicated lawyer, political conspiracy, murder mystery, dishonesty, state affairs, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, washington d.c., vietnam
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My Cousin Vinny (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two carefree pals traveling through Alabama are mistakenly arrested, and charged with murder. Fortunately, one of them has a cousin who's a lawyer - Vincent Gambini, a former auto mechanic from Brooklyn who just passed his bar exam after his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, clever ...
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, courtroom drama, false accusation, trial, dedicated lawyer, small town, court, fish out of water, legal investigation, legal action, young woman ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: alabama, usa, southern usa, new york, new jersey
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 6.8
 3K
Rake (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Keegan Deane's staggering lack of discretion and inability to self-censor land him the law cases that nobody else will touch. He always tries to do the right thing, but at the same time struggles to save himself from the many self-destructive ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, cynical, humorous
Plot: courtroom, legal, family relations, crimes, hotshot lawyer, courtroom drama, intrigue, lawyers and clients, lawyer, district attorney, rivalry, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.6
 9K
Eli Stone (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Eli Stone is an American legal comedy-drama TV series, named for its title character. The series follows Stone, a San Francisco lawyer who begins to have hallucinations, which leads him to two possible conclusions: a potentially fatal brain ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, surreal, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: lawyer, legal, courtroom drama, trial, lawyers and clients, uptight character, power relations, family relations, siblings relations, dedicated lawyer, self discovery, hallucinations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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Raising the Bar (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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, tense, realistic, stylized
Plot: courtroom drama, district attorney, courtroom, friendship, friends, relationship vs career, workplace, dedicated lawyer, legal action, law firm, legal, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Beyond a Reasonable Doubt (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Saudi Arabia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Remake of a 1956 Fritz Lang film in which a novelist's investigation of a dirty district attorney leads to a setup within the courtroom.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: courtroom drama, murder, courtroom, crimes, uncover truth, who done it, fighting the system, legal, injustice, danger, dedicated lawyer, frame up ...
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First Monday in October (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: For the first time in history a woman is appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court, where she becomes a friendly rival to a liberal associate.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, light, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: battle of the sexes, judiciary, supreme court, courtroom drama, politics, romance, unlikely couple, rivalry, fighting the system, workplace romance, legal, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa, new jersey
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The Gingerbread Man (1998)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Savannah lawyer Rick Magruder is at a party celebrating his courtroom victory defending a cop killer when a member of the catering staff, Mallory Doss, discovers her car has been stolen. Having had a few drinks, Magruder offers to give her a lift ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, psychological, serious, suspense ...
Plot: lawyer, psychopath, twists & turns, law firm, femme fatale, courtroom, crime, couples, parents and children, criminal's revenge, dedicated lawyer, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: georgia
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Woman of Desire (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A yacht captain, Jack Lynch, is accused of murdering his boss and raping the victim's wife, Christina Ford. Nothing is how it first appears. Jack seeks the help of veteran attorney Walter J. Hill to help prove his innocence.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: murder, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, courtroom drama, twins, frame up, legal investigation, investigation, dishonesty, false accusation, who done it, danger ...
Time: 90s
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 6.8
 22K
Puncture (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A David and Goliath law drama about a drug-addicted lawyer who takes on a health supply corporation while battling his own personal demons.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, law firm, lawsuit, courtroom, against the odds, legal action, righting the wronged, fighting the system, public health, corporate crimes, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1998, year 1995
Place: washington d.c., usa, houston texas
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A Cry in the Dark (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Lindy Chamberlain: During a camping trip to Ayers Rock in outback Australia, she claims she witnessed a dingo taking her baby daughter, Azaria, from the family tent. Azaria's body is never found. After investigations ...
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, disturbing, sincere ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, injustice, false accusation, trial, investigation, uncover truth, murder, legal action, dishonesty, legal, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
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 7.1
 11K
Shark (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Notorious Los Angeles defense attorney Sebastian Stark becomes disillusioned with his career after his successful defense of a wife-abuser results in the wife's death. After more than a month trying to come to grips with his situation, he is ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Plot: hotshot lawyer, murder, lawyer, crimes, false accusation, uncover truth, prosecutor, testimony, trial, evidence, team, legal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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 6.6
 5K
Q & A (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A young district attorney seeking to prove a case against a corrupt police detective encounters a former lover and her new protector, a crime boss who refuse to help him.
Style: talky, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, district attorney, murder, police brutality, investigation, crime, fighting the system, tough law enforcer, crime boss, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, workplace situations ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, puerto rico, new jersey
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 5.7
 548
Mistrial (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a cop-killer goes free, a detective's search for personal justice veers dangerously out of control. Declaring a mistrial, he takes the accused, the judge and the jury hostage...and begins a trial of his own.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, psychological, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: courtroom drama, courtroom, injustice, murder, law enforcement, legal investigation, crimes, hotshot lawyer, false accusation, legal, police corruption, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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The Mighty Quinn (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Police chief Xavier Quinn investigates the gruesome murder of Donald Pater, one of the wealthiest residents on a Caribbean island. He was found decapitated in his Jacuzzi. Although the local political establishment, especially crooked Governor ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense ...
Plot: murder, whodunit, mystery, police investigation, crimes, partners against crime, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, false accusation, amateur detective, frame up ...
Time: 80s
Place: jamaica, west indies, caribbean, new jersey, latin america
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