Law student movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant law student movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, serious, semi serious, captivating and witty films and TV shows about / with law student, romance, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, culture clash, adaptation, college, murder, friendship and destiny plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as law student: How to Get Away with Murder (2014), The Reader (2008), Legally Blonde (2001), How I Met Your Mother (2005), On the Basis of Sex (2018), Detour (2016), The Paper Chase (1973), Side Out (1990), Murder101 (2014), Reversal of Fortune (1990).

List of law student movies

How to Get Away with Murder (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A sexy, suspense-driven legal thriller about a group of ambitious law students and their brilliant, mysterious criminal defense professor. They become entangled in a murder plot and will shake the entire university and change the course of their ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, bleak
Plot: murder, hotshot lawyer, crimes, legal, manipulations, teachers and students, court case, law student, defense attorney, college, lgbt, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, philadelphia
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The Reader (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as ...
Style: psychological, bleak, emotional, melancholic, compassionate ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, sexuality, sexual relations, age difference, trial, first love, unlikely couple, female prisoner, guilt, secret, student, haunted by the past ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1990s, 1940s ...
Place: germany, europe, israel, west berlin west germany, hamburg germany ...
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Legally Blonde (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Elle Woods has it all. She's the president of her sorority, a Hawaiian Tropic girl, Miss June in her campus calendar, and, above all, a natural blonde. She dates the cutest fraternity boy on campus and wants nothing more than to be Mrs. Warner ...
Style: feel good, humorous, funny, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick, teen comedy
Plot: beauty salon, rivalry, self discovery, intern, girl power, blonde, university, fish out of water, law school, trial, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, feminism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, massachusetts, california
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How I Met Your Mother (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: How I Met Your Mother is an American sitcom that originally aired on CBS from September 19, 2005, to March 31, 2014. The series follows the main character, Ted Mosby, and his group of friends in Manhattan. As a framing device, Ted, in the year 2030, ...
Style: humorous, feel good, witty, sexual, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, looking for love, bar, singleness, sitcom, womanizer, lovers, couple relations, urban, dating, architect, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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On the Basis of Sex (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination.
Style: surprise ending, inspirational, captivating, thought provoking, clever
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: supreme court, equality, female lawyer, women's rights, feminism, human rights, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, u.s. constitution, courtroom, female protagonist, marriage ...
Time: 1950s, year 1959, year 1963, year 1970
Place: usa, denver colorado
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Detour (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, South Africa, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young law student, grieving for his dying mother, struggles to decide whether he should kill his unfaithful step-father.
Style: light
Plot: law student, mother, student, police officer, girlfriend, gunshot, grieving, u.s. mexico border, university, money, dying, cigarette smoking ...
Place: mexico
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The Paper Chase (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A first-year law student struggles with balancing his coursework and his relationship with the daughter of a stern professor.
Style: realistic, talky, clever, feel good, touching ...
Plot: college, paper airplane, law student, chase, coming of age, twentysomething life, hopes, love and romance, contests and competitions, human nature, introspection, college life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: harvard university, usa, california
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Side Out (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A law student comes to California for the summer and ends up playing professional volleyball.
Style: captivating, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: underdog, sport, law student, volleyball, young lovers, rivalry, college, contests and competitions, romance, self discovery, youth, power relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, san francisco
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Murder101 (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With a passion for solving crime, fueled by the unsolved murder of her father’s death at the hands of a mass murderer days before she was born, law student Fiona Reid sets about the task of catching a mass murderer.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, law student, police investigation, student life, teachers and students, deadly, law enforcement, amateur detective, college life, college, power relations, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: campus, usa
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Reversal of Fortune (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Japan, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Wealthy Sunny von Bülow lies brain-dead, husband Claus guilty of attempted murder; but he says he's innocent and hires Alan Dershowitz for his appeal.
Style: talky, clever, witty, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: coma, courtroom drama, lawyer, attempted murder, law student, diabetes, crime, murder, paralysis, scapegoat, legal, false accusation ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: rhode island
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From Prada to Nada (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A whimsical fish-out-of-water story of two spoiled sisters: Nora (Camilla Belle), a law student, and Mary (Alexa Vega), an undergrad party girl, living with their father in a luxurious mansion in Beverly Hills. Mary has become so "90210" ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, siblings relations, social differences, youth, old car, tattoo, janitor, law student, student, fiesta, tequila ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills, california
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Everything Must Go (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tony is a homosexual law student who quits his studies. With a van and a handful of cash, he hits the road hoping to become a salesman. This, however, turns out to be harder than he expected.
Style: offbeat, clever, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gender, on the road, friends, working the system, disorder, buddies, dishonesty, youth, foe turned friend, nothing goes right, gays and lesbians, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, belgium
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Godfather (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The story of Anjooran, and his four sons Balaraman, Swaminathan, Premachandran and Ramabhadran are in severe enmity with the Anappara family.
Plot: bachelor, hate, family, romance, friend, telephone call, wedding, telephone, college, rivalry, matriarch, law school ...
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Lammbock (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Stefan and Kai have good going business, self-grown cannabis screened as pizza delivering service. For now they only have to deal with plant-louses.
Style: realistic, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, funny ...
Plot: drug dealing, marijuana, pizza delivery, stoners, small town, small town life, partners, crimes, working undercover, disorder, delivery, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, tokyo
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Madame Bovary (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Belgium, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The classic story of Emma Bovary, the beautiful wife of a small-town doctor in 19th century France, who engages in extra marital affairs in an attempt to advance her social status.
Style: gloomy, psychological, realistic, emotional, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: village, infidelity, extramarital affair, period piece, crumbling marriage, village life, romance, unfulfillment, tragic hero, couple relations, society, dull life ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: france, europe
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1983 (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Twenty years after a devastating terrorist attack in 1983 that halted the course of Poland’s liberation and the subsequent downfall of the Soviet Union, an idealistic law student Kajetan and a disgraced police investigator Anatol stumble upon a ...
Plot: police, neo-noir, polish, terrorist attack, law student, femme fatale, communism, childhood friend
Place: warsaw poland, poland
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Leila (2010)
Genre: Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A musical centered on the romance between a wealthy slacker and an Arab law student.
Style: emotional, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: rich and poor, immigrants, fall in love, unlikely couple, love and romance, love affair, couples, fighting the system, youth, culture clash, best friends, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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Love My Life (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ichiko and Eri are two beautiful Japanese university students who are in a lesbian relationship. Ichiko comes out to her father who tells her he is also gay and her mother was a lesbian. Her best friend is gay too, though he has a female who is ...
Style: realistic, touching, sexual, serious, emotional
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming out, lesbian interest, lgbt, lesbian relationship, romance, love and romance, fall in love, student life, gays and lesbians, youth, college life, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: campus, tokyo
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Professor Marston & the Wonder Women (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The unconventional life of Dr. William Marston, the Harvard psychologist and inventor who helped invent the modern lie detector test and created Wonder Woman in 1941.
Plot: polyamory, lesbian, bdsm, sexual perversion, censorship, mother daughter relationship, harvard, friend, biplane, promise, world war two, drink ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1941, year 1985, year 1972 ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, harvard university
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A United Kingdom (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic, UK, USA, France, Botswana
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The inspiring true story of Seretse Khama, the King of Bechuanaland (modern Botswana), and Ruth Williams, the London office worker he married in 1948 in the face of fierce opposition from their families and the British and South African governments. ...
Plot: interracial marriage, marriage, king, forbidden love, election, boxing, hotel, reporter, suitcase, betrayal, girl, rain ...
Time: 1950s, 1940s, year 1947
Place: africa, england, south africa
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Double Indemnity (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A scheming wife lures an insurance investigator into helping murder her husband and then declare it an accident. The investigator's boss, not knowing his man is involved in it, suspects murder and sets out to prove it.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: investigation, murder, insurance fraud, killer, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, love triangle, infidelity, femme fatale, cons and scams, manipulations ...
Time: 70s
Place: beverly hills
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Soul Man (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Soul Man is a comedy film made in 1986 about a man who undergoes racial transformation with pills to qualify for an African-American-only scholarship at Harvard Law School. It stars C. Thomas Howell, Rae Dawn Chong, Arye Gross, James Earl Jones, ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: date night, teen comedy, teens
Plot: racism, college life, scholarship, culture clash, interracial relations, switching roles, comedy of errors, social relations, hidden identity, fish out of water, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: harvard university, massachusetts, usa, campus, los angeles ...
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Samba (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Samba migrated to France 10 years ago from Senegal, and has since been plugging away at various lowly jobs. Alice is a senior executive who has recently undergone a burnout. Both struggle to get out of their dead-end lives. Samba's willing to ...
Style: touching, uplifting, sincere, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: immigrants, friendship, social differences, society, betrayal, fake identity, illegal immigrant, culture clash, survival, love story, justice, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france, australia
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Gemma Bovery (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Martin, an ex-Parisian well-heeled hipster passionate about Gustave Flaubert who settled into a Norman village as a baker, sees an English couple moving into a small farm nearby. Not only are the names of the new arrivals Gemma and Charles Bovery, ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, sexual, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: village, countryside, midlife crisis, infidelity, death, small town, literature, love and romance, village life, sexual relations, couple relations, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, normandy
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Zaalim (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Judge Somnath lives with his wife, three sons, and a daughter. Two of his sons, Vikram and Mohan are married, while his daughter, Kaamna, and youngest son, Ravi, are of marriageable age. Somnath had wanted his sons to be a doctor, police officer, ...
Plot: hit with a baseball bat, shot to death, stabbed in the head, sledgehammer, vengeance, police station, knife, court, stabbed in the back, corpse, grief, swimming pool ...
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One Night Only (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of female friends get together with some hired "ladies of the evening", and make some quick cash for throwing a raunchy party for the local hockey team.
Plot: looking through a keyhole, prostitution, law student, football team, interrupted sex, casual sex, college, school, sex, sexploitation, female nudity, bare breasts ...
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Ala bab el wazir (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Crime
Country: Egypt
Story: Kamal is a university student who is in love with Nora the daughter of a ruthless businessman who rejects him because he is poor and thus plots to keep him away from her. With the help of his friends they try to solve his problem especially after ...
Plot: disguise, debt, engagement, poverty, stabbing, skull, revenge, love, police, murder, exploitation, drunkenness ...
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The Wrong Car (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman who was raped by a NetCar driver takes a job with the company to exact her revenge on her attacker after she becomes frustrated with the slow pace of the criminal Justice system.
Plot: law student, brother brother relationship, motel, rape, female detective, blonde, gang, gang member
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Blackout (2008)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Recovering from a nail gun shot to the head and 13 months of coma, doctor Pekka Valinta starts to unravel the mystery of his past, still suffering from total amnesia.
Plot: flashback, dementia, divorce, conspiracy, police detective, doctor, attempted murder, coma, rehabilitation, surgeon, surgery, amnesia ...
Place: finland
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Club Le Monde (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: One eventful night at a seedy London nightclub in 1993.
Plot: racial slur, d.j., gossip, class differences, premarital sex, clubbing, interracial kiss, infidelity, jealousy, teenager, bartender, nightclub ...
Time: 1990s
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