District attorney movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant district attorney movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, clever, tense and rough films and TV shows about / with district attorney, crimes, crime, legal, murder, courtroom, lawyer, rivalry, justice and dishonesty plots mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as district attorney: Law Abiding Citizen (2009), Q & A (1990), Night Falls on Manhattan (1996), I'll Fly Away (1991), Any Day Now (2012), L.A. Confidential (1997), The Good Wife (2009), Walker, Texas Ranger (1993), Narrow Margin (1990), JFK (1991).

List of district attorney movies

Law Abiding Citizen (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands after a plea bargain sets one of his family's killers free. He targets not only the killer but also the district attorney and others involved in the deal.
Style: serious, exciting, psychological, tense, rough ...
Plot: vengeance, vigilantism, fighting the system, murder, crime, master criminal, prison, justice, mind game, death, danger, perfect crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia
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 6.5
 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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, district attorney, murder, crime boss, police brutality, investigation, crime, fighting the system, tough law enforcer, life is a bitch, dedicated lawyer, criminal heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, puerto rico, new jersey
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Night Falls on Manhattan (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A newly elected District attorney finds himself in the middle of a police corruption investigation that may involve his father and his partner.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: police corruption, district attorney, corruption, snitch, jury, police, courtroom drama, police investigation, crime, gang, family in crisis, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city
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 8.5
 692
I'll Fly Away (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: I'll Fly Away is an American drama television series set during the late 1950s and early 1960s, in an unspecified Southern U.S. state. It aired on NBC from 1991 to 1993 and starred Regina Taylor as Lilly Harper, a black housekeeper for the ...
Style: realistic, feel good, sincere, serious, thought provoking
Plot: district attorney, civil rights, housekeeper, civil action, social activist, interracial relations, state affairs, hopes, politics, righting the wronged, politically correct, fighting the system ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, southern usa
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 7.5
 5K
Any Day Now (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the late 1970s, when a mentally handicapped teenager is abandoned, a gay couple takes him in and becomes the family he's never had. But once the unconventional living arrangement is discovered by authorities, the men must fight the legal ...
Style: serious, sincere, emotional, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: district attorney, adoption, homosexual, gay parent, down syndrome, teenage boy, gay relationship, gay adoption, acceptance, misfit, courtroom drama, fighting the system ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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L.A. Confidential (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slayings of the patrons at an all-night diner.
Style: tense, captivating, cynical, talky, clever ...
Plot: police detective, murder, dangerous attraction, district attorney, corpse, domestic violence, prostitute, police corruption, fighting the system, millionaire, heroin, organized crime ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, 1930s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, arizona
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 8.3
 62K
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, sincere, clever, realistic ...
Plot: dedicated lawyer, legal, lawyer, legal investigation, trial, crumbling marriage, district attorney, courtroom, law firm, corruption, politics, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Walker, Texas Ranger (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Walker, Texas Ranger is an American television action crime drama series created by Leslie Greif and Paul Haggis, both starring Chuck Norris as a member of the Texas Ranger Division. The show aired on CBS in the spring of 1993, with the first season ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: texas ranger, martial arts, martial artist, district attorney, heroes, tough law enforcer, crime, partners against crime, law enforcement, good versus evil, police investigation, society ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, southern usa, dallas texas
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Narrow Margin (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Los Angeles District Attorney (Gene Hackman) is attempting to take an unwilling murder witness (Anne Archer) back to the United States from Canada to testify against a top-level mob boss. Frantically attempting to escape two deadly hit men sent to ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train ride, chase, testimony, witness protection, district attorney, hitman, police investigation, uncover truth, crimes, gangsters, assassination attempt, manhunt ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, canada, los angeles
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 8.0
 130K
JFK (1991)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 189 min.
Story: New Orleans District Attorney Jim Garrison discovers there's more to the Kennedy assassination than the official story.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, serious, disturbing, factual ...
Plot: president, political conspiracy, assassination, investigation, cia, kennedy assassination, fighting the system, evidence, political corruption, district attorney, government, legal ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1963, 1960s
Place: new orleans, texas, washington d.c., vietnam, cuba
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Reasonable Doubt (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When up-and-coming District Attorney Mitch Brockden commits a fatal hit-and-run, he feels compelled to throw the case against the accused criminal who was found with the body and blamed for the crime. Following the trial, Mitch's worst fears ...
Style: tense, psychological, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: district attorney, dishonesty, life turned upside down, serial killer, murder, crime, crimes, hotshot lawyer, false accusation, legal, hit and run, legal investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.4
 218K
Batman Forever (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The Dark Knight of Gotham City confronts a dastardly duo: Two-Face and the Riddler. Formerly District Attorney Harvey Dent, Two-Face believes Batman caused the courtroom accident which left him disfigured on one side. And Edward Nygma, ...
Style: stylized, light, comic, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: superhero, psychologist, good versus evil, partner, secret identity, district attorney, millionaire, batman, crime, superhuman powers, fighting crime, dark hero ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
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Close to Home (2005)
Genre: Drama
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, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: prosecutor, courtroom drama, boss and employee, dedicated lawyer, lawyers and clients, district attorney, workplace, family relations, power relations, jury, legal, female lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, indiana
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The Whole Truth (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: As District Attorney Kathryn Peale and defense attorney Jimmy Nolan rally their teams around their arguments and prepare to go head-to-head in the the courtroom, they make frantic moves and countermoves of complex legal wrangling to tilt justice in ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: courtroom, district attorney, lawyer, dedicated lawyer, buried truth, hotshot lawyer, ego clash, courtroom drama, ambition, lawyers and clients, legal investigation, legal action ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Reasonable Doubts (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Reasonable Doubts is a police drama broadcast in the United States by NBC that ran from 1991 to 1993.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: district attorney, police, deaf, legal, law enforcement, mute or deaf, partners against crime, police detective, sign language, deafness, courtroom
Time: 90s
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 6.9
 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, humorous, cynical
Plot: courtroom, legal, family relations, intrigue, courtroom drama, hotshot lawyer, lawyers and clients, crimes, lawyer, power relations, rivalry, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Law & Order: LA (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Law & Order: LA, originally titled Law & Order: Los Angeles, is an American police procedural and legal drama television series set in Los Angeles, where it was produced. Created and produced by Dick Wolf and developed by Blake Masters, it ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: law and order, murder, legal, police investigation, legal action, power relations, partners against crime, legal investigation, fighting crime, law enforcement, district attorney, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 8.2
 2K
Boomtown (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Each episode of this series, set in contemporary Los Angeles, examines one crime from many different viewpoints - uniformed cops, detectives, witnesses, the media, the fire department and rescue squad, even the criminals themselves.
Style: realistic, clever, suspenseful, serious, stylized
Plot: murder, police investigation, partners against crime, crimes, law enforcement, workplace, district attorney, media, deadly, dishonesty, corrupt cop, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: An anthology series centered around some of history's most famous criminals.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, based on true events
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, anthology, racism, crimes, criminal, police, crime investigation, society, legal action, legal investigation, district attorney ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: usa, europe, los angeles, beverly hills, california
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 7.9
 2K
Justice (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Justice is an American legal drama produced by Jerry Bruckheimer that aired on Fox in the USA and CTV in Canada. The series also aired on Warner Channel in Latin America, Nine Network in Australia, and on TV2 In New Zealand. It first was broadcast ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, captivating
Plot: law firm, lawyer, jury, media circus, trial, legal investigation, rivalry, innocence, legal, celebrity culture, courtroom drama, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, 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: clever, stylized, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: courtroom drama, district attorney, courtroom, friendship, society, homosexual, judge, ambition, lawsuit, workplace, power relations, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.1
 15K
Ricochet (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An attorney is terrorized by the criminal he put away years ago when he was a cop.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, on the run, law enforcement, frame up, investigation, murder, false accusation, friendship, criminal's revenge, haunted by the past, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
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 6.3
 17K
My Blue Heaven (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: FBI agent Barney Coopersmith is assigned to protect former Mafia figure turned informant Vincent Antonelli. In the witness protection program one is supposed to keep a low profile, but that is something that Antonelli has trouble doing. Coopersmith ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny, light ...
Plot: culture clash, small town, fish out of water, district attorney, hitman, fbi, witness protection, gangsters, crime, hidden identity, odd couple, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new york, europe, usa, italy
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 6.1
 53K
Dick Tracy (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Music, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The comic strip detective finds his life vastly complicated when Breathless Mahoney makes advances towards him while he is trying to battle Big Boy Caprice's united mob.
Style: stylized, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, police detective, crime, gangsters, crime fighter, fighting crime, corruption, woman, organized crime, district attorney, crime boss ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1930s
Place: usa
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The Green Hornet (1966)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A newspaper publisher and his Asian valet/martial arts expert battle crime as the feared Green Hornet and Kato. After Bruce Lee's untimely death in 1973, and the global success of 'Enter The Dragon', two 90-minute feature films were ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, secret identity, undercover, crimes, fighting crime, friendship, rivalry, heroes, crime fighter, justice, organized crime ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa
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 7.1
 28K
The Accused (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After a young woman suffers a brutal rape in a bar one night, a prosecutor assists in bringing the perpetrators to justice, including the ones who encouraged and cheered on the attack.
Style: disturbing, realistic, tense, rough, bleak ...
Plot: rape, sexual abuse, courtroom drama, lawyer, testimony, district attorney, injustice, bar, jury, dedicated lawyer, legal investigation, promiscuity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, boston, washington state, massachusetts
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The Playboy Club (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: It's the early '60s, and the legendary Playboy Club in Chicago is the door to all your fantasies... and the key is the most sought-after status symbol of its time.
Style: sexy, stylized, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: district attorney, nightclub, nightlife, playboy, lifestyle, starlet, performance, sexism, ambition, workplace, crimes, workplace situations ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 50s, 20th century
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois
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 6.8
 53K
Bernie (2011)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In small-town Texas, affable and popular mortician Bernie Tiede strikes up a friendship with Marjorie Nugent, a wealthy widow well known for her sour attitude. When she becomes controlling and abusive, Bernie goes to great lengths to remove himself ...
Style: dark humor, clever, offbeat, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: small town, murder, mortician, district attorney, hidden corpse, estranged family member, hick, prison visit, confession of crime, funeral home, embezzlement, funeral director ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, california
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Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired (2008)
Genre: Documentary, Crime
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Examines the public scandal and private tragedy which led to legendary director Roman Polanski's sudden flight from the United States.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, intellectual, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: district attorney, negotiation, media circus, paparazzi, deportation, judge, media, psychologist, sexual abuse, rivalry, crime and punishment, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: usa, europe, california, los angeles, poland ...
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The Green Hornet (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Britt Reid (Seth Rogen), the heir to the largest newspaper fortune in Los Angeles, is a spoiled playboy who has been, thus far, happy to lead an aimless life. After his father (Tom Wilkinson) dies, Britt meets Kato (Jay Chou), a resourceful company ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, martial arts, revenge, car chase, secret identity, violence, fighting crime, partners against crime, irresponsible, master villain, vigilantism, inheritance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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