Court hearing movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant court hearing movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, touching, captivating, feel good and emotional films and TV shows about / with court hearing, lawyer, judge, court, family relations, courtroom, husband wife relationship, society, couples and father daughter relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as court hearing: Instant Family (2018), Miracle on 34th Street (1994), For The People (2018), Judge John Deed (2001), Confirmation (2016), Men of Honor (2000), Armed and Dangerous (1986), Ghulam (1998), Custody (2017), Daddy's Little Girls (2007).

List of court hearing movies

 7.3
 108K
Instant Family (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Pete and Ellie decide to start a family, they stumble into the world of foster care adoption. They hope to take in one small child but when they meet three siblings, including a rebellious 15 year old girl, they find themselves speeding from ...
Style: feel good, sweet, funny, sincere, light ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick, teens
Plot: parenting, adoption, foster parent, foster home, adolescence, adoptive father adopted son relationship, family relations, parents and children, family, court hearing, anger, problem child ...
Place: usa, california
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Miracle on 34th Street (1994)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A little girl discovers dreams can come true if you really believe. Six-year-old Susan Walker has doubts about childhood's most enduring miracle - Santa Claus. Her mother told her the 'secret' about Santa a long time ago. But after ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, romantic, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, santa claus, holiday, court, lawyer, thanksgiving, department store, friendship, children, mother daughter relationship, single mother, girl ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa
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For The People (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Brand new lawyers work for both the defense and the prosecution as they handle the most high profile and high stakes cases in the country – all as their personal lives intersect.
Style: talky, captivating, tense, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: courtroom drama, lawyer, rivalry, judge, court, criminal justice, workplace situations, lesbian, dispute, law and order, workplace, law school ...
Place: new york
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Judge John Deed (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 185 min.
TV show
Story: Judge John Deed is a British legal drama television series produced by the BBC in association with One-Eyed Dog for BBC One. It was created by G.F. Newman and stars Martin Shaw as Sir John Deed, a High Court judge who tries to seek real justice in ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, clever
Plot: legal, judge, lawyer, courtroom drama, workplace, workplace intrigue, courtroom, uninhibited rivalry, corruption, ambition, judiciary, court hearing ...
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 6.8
 5K
Confirmation (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Judge Clarence Thomas' nomination to the United States' Supreme Court is called into question when former colleague, Anita Hill, testifies that he had sexually harassed her.
Style: political, thought provoking, serious, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: lawyer, supreme court, court, sexual harassment, congressional hearing, secret past, court hearing, investigation, uncover truth, legal investigation, strong female lead, feminist ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
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 7.2
 118K
Men of Honor (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Against formidable odds -- and an old-school diving instructor embittered by the U.S. Navy's new, less prejudicial policies -- Carl Brashear sets his sights on becoming the Navy's first African-American master diver in this uplifting true ...
Style: inspirational, touching, motivational, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: racism, military, human spirit, u.s. navy, african american, courage, racial discrimination, navy, prejudice, racial segregation, determination, diving ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s
Place: cuba, new jersey, pacific ocean, usa
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Armed and Dangerous (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dooley, a cop wrongly sacked for corruption, teams up with a useless defence lawyer in their new careers... as security guards. When the two are made fall guys for a robbery at a location they are guarding, the pair begin to investigate corruption ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, not serious, exciting, parody ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: corruption, crimes, heist, gunfight, friendship, justice, on the run, nothing goes right, partners against crime, witnessing a crime, security guard, private detective ...
Time: 80s
Place: norway, europe, los angeles, california
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 7.2
 12K
Ghulam (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Sidharth (Aamir Khan), is a Mumbai 'Tapori' and a boxing champion. His elder brother, Jai (Rajat Kapoor) works with Raunak Singh (Sharad Saxena), who now rules their "Basti" through terrorising its people and collecting ...
Style: emotional, suspenseful, serious, captivating, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, betrayal, murder, family relations, criminal heroes, anger, dishonesty, society, gang, vengeance, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, india
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It's Alive III: Island of the Alive (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The mutant babies have been placed by court order on a deserted island. Appalled by the cynicism and exploitation of the children by the legal system and the media, the man responsible for them leads an expedition to the island to free them.
Style: suspense, scary, rough, disturbing, surprise ending ...
Plot: mutant, babies and infants, rescue, survival, isolation, investigation, mind game, murder, experiment gone awry, island, monster, body horror ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, cuba
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 7.5
 10K
Custody (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the midst of a divorce, Miriam Besson decides to ask for exclusive custody to her son, in order to protect him from a father that she is accusing of violence. The judge-in-charge of the file grants a shared custody to the father whom it considers ...
Style: sentimental, touching, disturbing, captivating, cult film
Plot: custody battle, lie, divorce, child custody, lawyer, violent father, parent child relationship, divorced parents, husband wife relationship, child, police, father son relationship ...
Time: 2010s, year 2013
Place: france
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Daddy's Little Girls (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Monty is a mechanic struggling to make ends meet as he raises his three young daughters. When the court awards custody of his daughters to his shady ex-wife, Monty desperately tries to win them back with the help of Julia, a beautiful, Ivy ...
Style: uplifting, sentimental, feel good, touching, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, custody, father daughter relationship, lawyer, abusive mother, looking for love, opposites attract, fall in love, family life, parents and children, human spirit, social differences ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: atlanta, usa, atlanta georgia
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 6.5
 1K
Custody (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a hard-working single mother, Sara Diaz, has her children taken from her after she is suspected of injuring her son, Ally Fisher, a recent law school graduate, is assigned to represent her case before Judge Martha Schulman, a veteran of the ...
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: single mother, abuse, lawyer, custody, hearing, child abuse, courtroom drama, class differences, social issues, family secret, divorce, convict ...
Place: new york
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 6.4
 900
Funkytown (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Set in Montreal during the disco phenomenon some 35 years ago, Funkytown follows the life of a group of colorful characters. We follow their lives and tribulations as everyone converges on a regular basis at Montreal's hot disco spot: ...
Style: serious, disturbing, suspense, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: disco, gay hustler, nightclub, addiction, nightlife, lifestyle, social decay, actor's life, society, artists and showbiz, gay husband, social relations ...
Time: 70s, year 1976, 20th century, year 1977, year 1980 ...
Place: montreal, canada, new york, toronto ontario canada, quebec
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 7.8
 3K
Jinnah (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: UK, Pakistan, India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Biography of Mohammed Ali Jinnah, the founder of modern Pakistan is told through flashbacks as his soul tries to find eternal rest. The flashbacks start in 1947 as Jinnah pleads for a separate nation from the Muslim regime, infuriating Lord ...
Style: epic, realistic, serious, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: muslim, politics, political unrest, religious fundamentalist, religions or cults, imperialism, congress, hopes, head of state, rivalry, intrigue, state affairs ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1947, year 1948
Place: india, kashmir, pakistan
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A Captain's Honor (1982)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: military, courtroom, military life, couple relations, false accusation, wartime life, life is a bitch, rebellion, obsessive quest, society, fighting the system, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, 60s, year 1957
Place: algeria, france, brittany
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Undercover Christmas (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jake Cunningham is an uptight,workaholic FBI agent from a wealthy family. Jake is assigned to protect Brandi O'Neill, cocktail waitress, after she turns in her billionaire boyfriend for tax fraud.Jake is called home unexpectedly during the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, family relations, social differences, parents and children, cop witness relations, couples, unlikely couple, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, opposites attract, parent grown child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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 7.1
 34K
99 Homes (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After his family is evicted from their home, proud and desperate construction worker Dennis Nash tries to win his home back by striking a deal with the devil and working for Rick Carver, the corrupt real estate broker who evicted him.
Style: thought provoking, emotional, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: real estate agent, single father, moral dilemma, dysfunctional family, eviction, motel, workplace, human nature, parent child relationship, family relations, life is a bitch, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: florida, usa, california, new orleans, boston ...
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What Makes a Family (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Brooke Shields believes she has finally found happiness, now that she and her lesbian partner (Cherry Jones) have a child. But when Jones passes away five years later and her scheming parents apply for custody behind Shields' back, an affecting ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sexy, uplifting ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, coming out, terminal illness, custody, adoption, lesbian, pregnancy, family problems, family life, breakup, couples, death in the family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida
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Veronica Guerin (2003)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this true story, Veronica Guerin is an investigative reporter for an Irish newspaper. As the drug trade begins to bleed into the mainstream, Guerin decides to take on and expose those responsible. Beginning at the bottom with addicts, Guerin then ...
Style: suspense, intense, tense, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: journalism, gangsters, strong female character, murder, investigation, crimes, justice, corruption, drug lord, police, drug dealing, heroin ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, europe, amsterdam, new jersey ...
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Terror in the Family (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fifteen-year-old Deena Marten wants the same freedom every teenager craves. But when she can't have her way, her rebellious temperament erupts in violence. Her parents, Stephanie and Todd, fear her new boyfriend, Garret, 17, is the cause. ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere, emotional
Audience: teens
Plot: lifetime, women, family relations, dysfunctional family, alcohol abuse, kids in trouble, family problems, life is a bitch, rebellion, society, youth, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
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 7.3
 8K
Ridicule (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To get royal backing on a needed drainage project, a poor French lord must learn to play the delicate games of wit at court at Versailles.
Style: sexy, talky, humorous, witty, ridiculous ...
Plot: royal court, manipulation, royalty, intrigue, courtroom, society, ambition, idealism, women, wine, vengeance, farce ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s
Place: versailles, france, england, paris france
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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: surprise ending, suspenseful, tense, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: courtroom, courtroom drama, lawyer, murder, crimes, mistress, infidelity, investigation, twists and turns, mystery, legal, murder mystery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: michigan, detroit
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The Next Best Thing (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A comedy-drama about best friends - one a straight woman, Abbie, the other a gay man, Robert - who decide to have a child together. Five years later, Abbie falls in love with a straight man and wants to move away with her and Robert's little ...
Style: humorous, touching, light, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: gay, friendship, pregnancy, divorce, aids, stereotypes, couple relations, romance, dysfunctional family, best friend, lgbt, lgbtq ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, new jersey, usa, santa monica california, california
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Gettin' Square (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Gettin' Square is about starting over, keeping clean and going straight. Barry Wirth is fresh out of prison and determined to stay on the straight and narrow. But like his mate Johnny 'Spit' Spiteri and reformed gangster turned ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: crimes, going straight, starting over, criminal heroes, friendship, hopes, nothing goes right, buddies, crime gone awry, prisoner, heist, prison ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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Extreme Justice (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jeff Powers is the newest member of a very elite and very secret LAPD division. Their mission is to target important criminals and to get them to stop. Police brutality is not a known term for the division and they will stop at nothing to get the ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilante, buddy cop, swat team, nypd, undercover, police corruption, police station, murder, vigilantism, police detective, law enforcement, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, venice beach california
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 7.8
 257K
Changeling (2008)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Christine Collins is overjoyed when her kidnapped son is brought back home. But when Christine suspects that the boy returned to her isn't her child, the police captain has her committed to an asylum.
Style: heartbreaking, psychological, sentimental, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: kidnapping, serial killer, missing child, investigation, fighting the system, court, disorder, police corruption, crimes, uncover truth, missing person, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, year 1935, 1930s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, canada, seattle
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Brooklyn Lobster (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Giorgio's Lobster Farm has been a tradition in Brooklyn for over 65 years. Manned by an eccentric crew and serving the best seafood in the state
Style: humorous, emotional, atmospheric, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: family business, save the day, family relations, restaurant, family problems, working class, society, estrangement, parents and children, siblings relations, bank, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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A Boyfriend for Christmas (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Holly stopped believing in Santa Claus after her wish to meet the man of her dreams never came true. So Santa sets her up with Ryan, who isn't entirely truthful about himself. Now Holly faces a dilemma: marry her current boyfriend, Ted, or fall ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, family outing, date night
Plot: wish come true, singleness, christmas, true love, looking for love, opposites attract, fish out of water, fall in love, family life, misfit, couples, disorder ...
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 5.8
 1K
Underdogs (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in rural Ohio, the birthplace of football, UNDERDOGS is the story of a small-town high school football team destined to play their cross-town rival, a perennial powerhouse, while standing up for an entire community.
Style: feel good, realistic, touching, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: american football, cheerleader, high school football, high school, underdog, sport team, sport, rivalry, ambition, youth, follow your dream, teenage love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa
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Call Me Crazy: A Five Film (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A psychotherapist helps a law student cope with schizophrenia in one of five interconnected tales dealing with mental illness.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mental illness, schizophrenia, family problems, family relations, human spirit, lifetime, strong female presence, hopes, court hearing, bipolar disorder, post traumatic stress disorder, mental disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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