Perjury movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant perjury movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense and dramatic films and TV shows about / with perjury, murder, investigation, justice, lawyer, crimes, corruption, police investigation, lie and courtroom plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as perjury: Just Mercy (2019), Blackbird (2012), Flight (2012), The Man Who Came Back (2008), Intime conviction (2018), I Am Not a Witch (2017), By Accident (2015), Regression (2015), Maleficarum (2011), Wilson (2017).

List of perjury movies

 7.6
 45K
Just Mercy (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The powerful true story of Harvard-educated lawyer Bryan Stevenson, who goes to Alabama to defend the disenfranchised and wrongly condemned — including Walter McMillian, a man sentenced to death despite evidence proving his innocence. Bryan fights ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, touching ...
Plot: false accusation of murder, lawyer, courtroom, innocence, murder, perjury, defense attorney, lie, strip search, investigation, injustice, judge ...
Time: year 1987, 80s, year 1993, year 1992, 20th century
Place: alabama
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 7.1
 2K
Blackbird (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This is a film about a troubled teen, Sean Randall, who is falsely accused of planning a Columbine shooting scenario. It all begins when an unlikely bond forms between Sean (Connor Jessup) and a preppy teenage girl named Deanna Roy (Alexia Fast). ...
Style: psychological, realistic, tense, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: false accusation, society, small town, injustice, social relations, perjury, prison, life is a bitch, misfit, social misfits, youth, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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 7.3
 325K
Flight (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Commercial airline pilot Whip Whitaker has a problem with drugs and alcohol, though so far he's managed to complete his flights safely. His luck runs out when a disastrous mechanical malfunction sends his plane hurtling toward the ground. Whip ...
Style: tense, psychological, captivating, emotional, bleak ...
Plot: air disaster, pilot, courage, alcohol abuse, stewardess, porn actress, airplane, lifesaver, heroic, addiction, danger, airplane accident ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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The Man Who Came Back (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Framed for murder and left for dead, a local legend comes back to make the guilty pay as he seeks revenge on those who killed his family, in this traditional Western about one man who stood against injustice.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: post civil war, discrimination, crimes, racism, americana, vengeance, old west, injustice, righting the wronged, deadly, life is a bitch, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century
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Intime conviction (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Ever since she served on the jury during his trial, Nora has been convinced that Jacques Viguier is innocent, despite him being accused of murdering his wife. Following an appeal by the public prosecutor’s office, and fearing a miscarriage of ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: legal investigation, manipulative behavior, murder trial, trial, car accident, courtroom, doubt, missing person, justice, lawyer, court, mysterious disappearance ...
Time: 2000s
Place: france
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I Am Not a Witch (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, Zambia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Following a banal incident in her local village in Africa, 8-year old Shula is accused of witchcraft.
Plot: witch, superstition, violence against women, manipulative behavior, forced labor, submission, justice, little girl, slavery, freedom, witch hunt, witch doctor ...
Place: africa
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 6.1
 112
By Accident (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: One evening, Amra, a young Algerian living in France, accidentally runs over a pedestrian. Riddled with guilt and the certainty that she will lose her French identity papers, Amra is miraculously proved innocent by Angélique, a beautiful redhead ...
Plot: female director, lie, car chase, laundry, hit and run, convertible, drunk, dancing, perjury, false witness, lawyer, chase ...
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 5.7
 37K
Regression (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Canada, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Minnesota, 1990. Detective Bruce Kenner investigates the case of young Angela, who accuses her father, John Gray, of an unspeakable crime. When John unexpectedly and without recollection admits guilt, renowned psychologist Dr. Raines is brought in ...
Style: twist ending, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: satanic cult, memory loss, false accusation, psychiatrist, nightmare, hospital, sexual abuse, police officer, investigation, crimes, paranoia, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1990, 70s
Place: minnesota, usa
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 4.6
 143
Maleficarum (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, Horror
Country: Bolivia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Maria Francisca, a wealthy young heiress and her friend Mariana De Castro, a young protestant widow, are accused of witchcraft and taken before the Inquisition of Lima, Peru . Maleficarum is the story of Francisca, a wealthy orphan and Mariana, her ...
Style: twist ending
Plot: witchcraft, bondage, depravity, rape, witch, torture, tied up, screaming, pubic hair, sexual sadism, violence, misogyny ...
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 5.8
 10K
Wilson (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Middle-aged and divorced, Wilson finds himself lonely, smug and obsessed with his past.
Plot: misfit, middle aged man, midlife crisis, loneliness, husband wife estrangement, ex husband ex wife relationship, friendship, death of father, group therapy, daughter, dog, divorced divorcee ...
Place: st. louis missouri, portland oregon
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 7.3
 2K
Guilty (2011)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Investigates the corrupt judicial system under which Alain Mar'caux and his wife Edith were arrested on accusations of pedophilia horrific acts they never committed- and the years he spent fighting to get out of prison, clear his name and keep ...
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, touching, based on true events, realistic ...
Plot: false accusation, prison, injustice, broken family, police brutality, imprisonment, lawyer, judge, life turned upside down, courtroom drama, prison life, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, france, flanders
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 6.2
 20K
Butter (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An adopted girl discovers her talent for butter carving and finds herself pitted against an ambitious local woman in their Iowa town's annual contest.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, satirical, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: contests and competitions, rivalry, small town, family relations, ambition, blind ambition, social relations, championship, adoption, butter, mentor, satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iowa, usa, california
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Blood Relatives (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Montreal police inspector (Donald Sutherland) cracks a murder case with clues from the victim's diary.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, twist ending ...
Plot: murder, family relations, blood, diary, investigator, incest, relatives, teenager, pedophile, mind game, deadly, serial killer ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada, montreal
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 6.7
 838
Marie (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A single mother takes a job with the government where she is confronted with corruption.
Style: sincere, thought provoking, talky, realistic, serious
Plot: political corruption, politics, fighting the system, corruption, idealism, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, office, law enforcement, uncover truth, price of justice, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: tennessee, nashville tennessee
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The Snake Brothers (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Brothers Grass and Cobra Snake, in their late and early thirties respectively, live in a small Czech town not far from Prague. Coming from a disfunctional family, they both feel unable to build up a life to be satisfied with. Grass, unemployed and ...
Style: captivating, serious, humorous, suspenseful
Plot: brother brother relationship, manipulative woman, drug addict, jail, fight, police, betrayal, lie, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, emotional blackmail, family relations, police officer ...
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Man on the Roof (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A police officer is murdered with a bayonet while staying in hospital. The investigative team, lead by Martin Beck, soon discover that the man had frequently abused suspects as well as civilians but that any complaints had been ignored owing to the ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, murder, investigation, manhunt, police inspector, sniper rifle, police brutality, chases and races, reluctant partners, mystery, crime, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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The Last Innocent Man (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A retired criminal lawyer is persuaded to take on one more case and becomes involved with his client's wife.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, clever, serious ...
Plot: murder, unsupportive spouse, crime, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, legal, legal action, rivalry, crimes, infidelity, introspection ...
Time: 80s
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Incident in a Small Town (1994)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Lily and her son John live alone in a small town as her husband has been killed fighting the war in France. Or at least that is what she told John, but the arrival of Frank back in the town leads him to find out that she not only has been lying ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: murder, small town, haunted by the past, small town life, power relations, social relations, life is a bitch, investigation, dishonesty, rivalry, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 1940s
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Like Dandelion Dust (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A compelling drama that explores the different meanings of being a parent through the gritty, realistic lives of a struggling family, and a privileged family. Their lives intersect, intertwine and collide, all for the love of a little boy. This film ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: custody, adoption, starting over, family relations, parents and children, social worker, family life, hopes, family problems, life turned upside down, rivalry, legal action ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, ohio
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 7.2
 42K
Conviction (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Betty Anne Waters' older brother Kenny is arrested for murder and sentenced to life in 1983, Betty Anne, a Massachusetts wife and mother of two, dedicates her life to overturning the murder conviction. Convinced that her brother is ...
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, based on true events, disturbing ...
Plot: false accusation, legal action, injustice, legal, courtroom drama, fighting the system, lawyer, hopes, convict, prison, investigation, trial ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 80s ...
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston
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Wild in the Country (1961)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A troubled young man discovers that he has a knack for writing when a counselor encourages him to pursue a literary career.
Style: realistic, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: false accusation, doctor, oath, garage, college, murder, family business, family relations, social worker, couples, power relations, small town ...
Time: 60s
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To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Scout Finch, 6, and her older brother Jem live in sleepy Maycomb, Alabama, spending much of their time with their friend Dill and spying on their reclusive and mysterious neighbor, Boo Radley. When Atticus, their widowed father and a respected ...
Style: earnest, touching, thought provoking, disturbing, enigmatic ...
Plot: racism, poverty, courtroom drama, lawyer, small town, courtroom, rape, prejudice, legal, trial, interracial relations, idealism ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, year 1932
Place: alabama, usa
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Telling Lies in America (1997)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Karchy (Brad Renfro) is a boy in school who has moved from Hungary to America in the 1960's. He is struggling in school and trying to adjust to America's culture. He then hears about a radio DJ Billy Magic (Kevin Bacon) who holds a contest ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: radio dj, coming of age, high school, human nature, high school life, parents and children, introspection, false accusation, love and romance, misfit, family relations, teenage life ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 90s
Place: europe, hungary, cleveland ohio
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 7.6
 186K
Sleepers (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Two gangsters seek revenge on the state jail worker who during their stay at a youth prison sexually abused them. A sensational court hearing takes place to charge him for the crimes.
Style: disturbing, sadistic, suspenseful, serious, harsh ...
Plot: child abuse, pedophilia, childhood, prison rape, vengeance, rape, courtroom drama, haunted by the past, pedophile, crime, homosexual rape, torture ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 80s, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, new york yankees, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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 6.8
 8K
Rush (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Undercover cop Jim Raynor (Jason Patric) is a seasoned veteran. His partner, Kristen Cates (Jennifer Jason Leigh), is lacking in experience, but he thinks she's tough enough to work his next case with him: a deep cover assignment to bring down ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, intense ...
Plot: addiction, cocaine, drug abuse, undercover cop, paranoia, fall in love, theft, heroin, small town, police investigation, crimes, crime ...
Time: 90s, 70s, quarry
Place: texas, usa, montana, houston texas, los angeles ...
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Rules of Engagement (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Part war movie, part courtroom thriller, this gripping drama finds a war hero put on trial for a rescue mission gone terribly wrong with only his doubtful friend and fellow marine to represent him.
Style: realistic, twists and turns, serious, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: army investigation, marines, court case, lawyer, profanity, vietnam veteran, friendship, courtroom drama, war, military, vietnam war, courtroom ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1960s, 60s
Place: usa, washington d.c., middle east, iraq, vietnam
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 7.3
 9K
Ragtime (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A young black pianist becomes embroiled in the lives of an upper-class white family set among the racial tensions, infidelity, violence, and other nostalgic events in early 1900s New York City.
Style: clever, controversial, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: racism, siege, american dream, vandalism, racial injustice, piano, pianist, jazz, firefighter, nudity (full frontal - brief), fighting the system, graphic violence ...
Time: 1910s, 1900s, 20th century, 90s, 1930s ...
Place: new york, harlem, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city ...
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Prince of the City (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: New York City detective Daniel Ciello agrees to help the United States Department of Justice help eliminate corruption in the police department, as long as he will not have to turn in any close friends. In doing so, Ciello uncovers a conspiracy ...
Style: realistic, tense, bleak, captivating, serious ...
Plot: police corruption, corruption, police, bribery, testimony, police detective, friendship, district attorney, crimes, crime, redemption, betrayal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, virginia, washington d.c., new jersey
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Pride and Glory (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A saga centered on a multi-generational family of New York City Police officers. The family's moral codes are tested when Ray Tierney, investigates a case that reveals an incendiary police corruption scandal involving his own brother-in-law. ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, police, police corruption, murder, family relations, moral dilemma, dishonesty, cover up, crime, crimes, betrayal, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, united states, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city ...
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 6.8
 47K
Fair Game (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Wife and mother Valerie Plame (Naomi Watts) has a double life as a CIA operative, hiding her vocation from family and friends. Her husband, Joseph Wilson (Sean Penn), writes a controversial article in The New York Times, refuting stories about the ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, suspenseful, factual ...
Plot: cia, newspaper, political conspiracy, secret agents, crumbling marriage, state affairs, fighting the system, price of justice, relationship vs career, journalism, uncover truth, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1992, year 2001, 2000s ...
Place: usa, iraq, washington d.c., africa, u.s. capitol building ...
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