Righting the wronged movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant righting the wronged movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense and clever films and TV shows about / with righting the wronged, rivalry, hopes, heroes, dishonesty, mentor, runaway, culture clash, justice and dialogue plots mostly in Drama, Action and Crime genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as righting the wronged: The Wraith (1986), Revenge (2011), Spartacus (2004), The Pretender (1996), Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993), Schindler's List (1993), Erin Brockovich (2000), Arrow (2012), The Lion King (1994), Catwoman (2004).

List of righting the wronged movies

 6.0
 14K
The Wraith (1986)
Genre: Action, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Packard Walsh and his motorized gang control and terrorize an Arizona desert town where they force drivers to drag-race so they can 'win' their vehicles. After Walsh beats the decent teenager Jamie Hankins to death after finding him with ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, cult film, road movie ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ghost, gang, reincarnation, righting the wronged, crimes, danger, supernatural ability, chases and races, afterlife, violence, small town, revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona, usa
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 7.8
 110K
Revenge (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: When Emily Thorne moves to the Hamptons, everyone wonders about the new girl, but she knows everything about them, including what they did to her family. Years ago, they took everything from her. Now, one by one, she's going to make them pay.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: high society, undercover, strong female character, vengeance, hidden identity, pretense, haunted by the past, millionaire, scheme, righting the wronged, crimes, young people ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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 6.7
 5K
Spartacus (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Sentenced to spend out the rest of his adult life laboring in the harsh deserts of Egypt, the Thracian slave Spartacus gets a new lease on life when he is purchased by the obese owner of a Roman gladiator school. Moved by the defiance of an ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, realistic, tense, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, rebellion, slavery, gladiator, tragic hero, leadership, slave, heroes, human spirit, righting the wronged, rise and fall, ancient rome ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world, 1st century b.c.
Place: rome italy
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 7.5
 14K
The Pretender (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Pretender is an American television series that aired on NBC from 1996 to 2000. The series starred Michael T. Weiss as Jarod, a genius and former child prodigy with the ability to become anyone he wants to be, i.e., to flawlessly impersonate ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: secret hideout, goodhearted, righting the wronged, secret place, undercover, self discovery, encounter, conspiracy, genius, mystery, mysterious place, track down ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: delaware
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Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Robin Hood comes home after fighting in the Crusades to learn that the noble King Richard is in exile and that the despotic King John now rules England, with the help of the Sheriff of Rottingham. Robin Hood assembles a band of fellow patriots to do ...
Style: absurd, humorous, witty, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: parody, righting the wronged, robin hood, thief, folk hero, arrow, farce, witch, adventure, prince, friends, escapades ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, jerusalem, egypt, new jersey
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Schindler's List (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory during World War II.
Style: touching, realistic, bleak, serious, emotional ...
Plot: holocaust, world war two, concentration camp, genocide, rescue, against humanity, ghetto, anti semitism, wartime, nazi, survival, jewish ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1990s, 1930s, 90s
Place: poland, germany, europe, israel
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 7.3
 168K
Erin Brockovich (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A twice-divorced mother of three who sees an injustice, takes on the bad guy and wins -- with a little help from her push-up bra. Erin goes to work for an attorney and comes across medical records describing illnesses clustered in one nearby town. ...
Style: captivating, factual, touching, uplifting, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: justice, against the odds, lawyer, relationship vs career, single mother, contamination, righting the wronged, court, uncover truth, fighting the system, corruption, environmental ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1993, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
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 7.6
 399K
Arrow (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante armed with a bow.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, double life, fighting crime, vigilantism, undercover, martial arts, millionaire, rivalry, righting the wronged, masked vigilante, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa
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 8.5
 904K
The Lion King (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young lion cub named Simba can't wait to be king. But his uncle craves the title for himself and will stop at nothing to get it.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: adventure, lion, family, good versus evil, disney, friendship, betrayal, talking animals, prince, pride and honor, king, redemption ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: africa
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 3.4
 108K
Catwoman (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Liquidated after discovering a corporate conspiracy, mild-mannered graphic artist Patience Phillips washes up on an island, where she's resurrected and endowed with the prowess of a cat -- and she's eager to use her new skills ... as a ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: superhero, tough girl, imaginary, masked superhero, vigilantism, superhuman powers, supernatural, uncover truth, righting the wronged, crimes, heroes, female fighter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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 7.5
 81K
Selma (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: "Selma," as in Alabama, the place where segregation in the South was at its worst, leading to a march that ended in violence, forcing a famous statement by President Lyndon B. Johnson that ultimately led to the signing of the Civil Rights ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, uplifting, sincere, factual ...
Plot: racism, politics, righting the wronged, civil rights, human spirit, idealism, fighting the system, americana, discrimination, society, rebelliousness, injustice ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1964, year 1965 ...
Place: alabama, usa, boston
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 7.1
 89K
Runaway Jury (2003)
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: stylized, captivating, tense, cynical, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: courtroom drama, jury, lawyer, court, courtroom, trial, corruption, society, fighting the system, righting the wronged, justice, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, indiana, ohio, cincinnati ohio, san francisco
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 7.4
 30K
Dark Angel (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Super soldier Max Guevera tries to live a normal life in post-apocalyptic Seattle while eluding capture by government agents from the covert biotech facility she escaped from as a child and searching for her genetically-enhanced brothers and sisters ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: female protagonist, super soldier, double life, future dystopia, genetic engineering, cloning, hacker, superhuman powers, secret government organization, hidden identity, secret movement, righting the wronged ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
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 7.7
 280K
3:10 to Yuma (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In Arizona in the late 1800s, infamous outlaw Ben Wade and his vicious gang of thieves and murderers have plagued the Southern Railroad. When Wade is captured, Civil War veteran Dan Evans, struggling to survive on his drought-plagued ranch, ...
Style: tense, psychological, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, old west, gang, heroic mission, heroes, rivalry, dishonesty, race against time, righting the wronged, sheriff, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, usa, sonora, yuma arizona, tucson arizona ...
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 7.5
 33K
The A-Team (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The A-Team is an American action-adventure television series, running from 1983 to 1987, about a fictional group of ex United States Army Special Forces personnel who work as soldiers of fortune, while on the run from the Army after being branded as ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, commando, swat team, partners, mercenary, righting the wronged, ex soldier, chases and races, escapades, improvised weapon, gunfight, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, vietnam
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 6.4
 14K
Blind Fury (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A blind Vietnam vet, trained as a swordfighter, comes to America and helps to rescue the son of a fellow soldier.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rescue, gangsters, vengeance, heroic mission, martial arts, righting the wronged, crimes, obsessive quest, adventure, deadly, buddies, on the run ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, asia, australia
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The Mask of Zorro (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, Germany, Mexico
Duration: 136 min.
Story: It has been twenty years since Don Diego de la Vega fought Spanish oppression in Alta California as the legendary romantic hero, Zorro. Having escaped from prison he transforms troubled bandit Alejandro into his successor, in order to foil the plans ...
Style: exciting, romantic, entertaining, humorous, tragicomedy ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: lone hero, secret identity, adventure, love and romance, good versus evil, heroic mission, daring rescue, fall in love, romance, one against many, righting the wronged, revenge ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 1820s
Place: california, mexico, usa, egypt, las vegas
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 6.2
 712
Girls Town (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four women, Patti, Emma, Angela, and Nicki are completing their last year of high school. Unfortunately for the group, one of their own, Nicki, unexpectedly commits suicide. The three remaining women, upon finding out that Nicki had been raped ...
Style: disturbing, sincere, touching, harsh, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, high school, women, righting the wronged, teenage love, juvenile delinquency, life is a bitch, human nature, family relations, feminism, suicide, domestic violence ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, california
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El Cid: The Legend (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Biography
Country: Spain
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Rodrigo's life as a child was a noble and happy one, he entered school at a young age. Often he went on adventures with his best friend Sancho and often visited his beloved one Jimena, the daughter of the count of Gormaz. His happiness did not ...
Style: stylized, exciting, captivating, serious
Plot: righting the wronged, tragic hero, folk hero, adventurer, haunted by the past, forbidden love, battles, betrayal, escapades, rivalry, legends and myths, adventure ...
Time: middle ages
Place: spain, europe
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 4.9
 160
Taken Away (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A corrupt politician covers up his daughter Vicky's pregnancy by forcing her to give the baby up for adoption. The newborn is adopted by a loving couple unable to have children, but a year later Vicky, now in college, realizes she was forced ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: adoption, righting the wronged, custody, courtroom drama, family problems, rivalry, parents and children, fighting the system, teenage life, single parent, legal, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The New Adventures of Lucky Luke (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: France
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The cowboy who draws a gun faster than his shadow is back! Lucky Luke, the famous wandering cowboy fights crime and injustice, most often in the form of the bumbling Dalton brothers. He rides Jolly Jumper, "the smartest horse in the world" ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: cowboy, adventure, righting the wronged, fighting crime, odd couple, escapades, heroes, gang, lone wolves, rivalry, crimes, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
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 6.8
 1K
Difret (2014)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: Ethiopia, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Three hours outside of Addis Ababa, a bright 14-year-old girl is on her way home from school when men on horses swoop in and kidnap her. The brave Hirut grabs a rifle and tries to escape, but ends up shooting her would-be husband. In her village the ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: righting the wronged, fighting the system, against the odds, injustice, false accusation, legal investigation, human rights, dedicated lawyer, hopes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, legal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1995
Place: ethiopia
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Crazy Like a Fox (2004)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This is the story of Nat Banks, an 8th generation Virginian gentleman farmer living in the past, who loses his family farm, Greenwood, to a pair of land speculators from Washington, D.C. When the predatory couple manipulates a "legal" real ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, talky ...
Plot: righting the wronged, fighting the system, culture clash, adventure, save the day, rivalry, interracial relations, lone wolves, friendship, screwball, buddies, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: virginia, washington d.c.
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We'll Meet Again (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Socialite Molly Lasch is released from prison after serving a six-year sentence for the murder of her husband, Dr. Gary Lasch. Now, with the help of Fran, an investigative reporter, Molly sets out to prove her innocence. Together they uncover a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, righting the wronged, false accusation, uncover truth, woman in danger, riddles and clues, price of justice, mystery, life is a bitch, crimes, danger, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 5.6
 416
Che Guevara (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When he is captured in Bolivia, the "Che" is conducted to prission, when he remembers his life facts, the revolution and the women.
Style: captivating, uplifting, disturbing, realistic, serious ...
Plot: leadership, idealism, revolution, rebellion, injustice, politics, righting the wronged, fighting the system, folk hero, social decay, political unrest, rebelliousness ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1950s ...
Place: bolivia, havana cuba, latin america, cuba, guatemala ...
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 5.3
 13K
Pootie Tang (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Pootie Tang, the musician/actor/folk hero of the ghetto, is chronicled from his early childhood to his battles against the evil Corporate America, who try to steal his magic belt and make him sell out by endorsing addictive products to his people. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, witty, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroic mission, musician's life, righting the wronged, folk hero, fighting the system, society, optimism, corporate crimes, dishonesty, corporation, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Rumble in the Bronx (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Keong comes from Hong Kong to visit New York for his uncle's wedding. His uncle runs a market in the Bronx and Keong offers to help out while Uncle is on his honeymoon. During his stay in the Bronx, Keong befriends a neighbor kid and beats up ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, supermarket, martial artist, righting the wronged, one against many, kung fu, rescue, street gang, gangsters, foot chase, hostage ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, bronx new york city, hong kong ...
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 7.3
 238K
Lincoln (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish ...
Style: epic, emotional, captivating, factual, suspense ...
Plot: idealism, racism, american civil war, president, politics, historical character, head of state, slavery, speech, cultural conflict, white house, battlefield ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, washington d.c., california
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 6.8
 102
Just Cause (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Just Cause is an award-winning Canadian legal drama television series produced by Mind's Eye Entertainment. Filming was done in Vancouver, British Columbia but the series is set in San Francisco, California.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: law firm, warden, parole officer, legal investigation, righting the wronged, dishonesty, life is a bitch, starting over, legal action, missing person, legal, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
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 6.2
 130K
Tower Heist (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A luxury condo manager leads a staff of workers to seek payback on the Wall Street swindler who defrauded them. With only days until the billionaire gets away with the perfect crime, the unlikely crew of amateur thieves enlists the help of petty ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, suspense ...
Plot: heist, safecracker, skyscraper, thanksgiving, thief, fbi, robbery, righting the wronged, unlikely criminals, perfect crime, crimes, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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