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, serious, suspense, captivating, sexy and inspirational films and TV shows about / with law student, lawyer, legal, mentor, murder, runaway, nudity (full frontal - brief), culture clash, dialogue and crimes plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Comedy genres shot in USA, Germany, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as law student: How to Get Away with Murder (2014), Legally Blonde (2001), The Paper Chase (1973), The Reader (2008), Rounders (1998), Class (2010), The Student (2017), Love Trap (2005), Premium Rush (2012), Run (1991).

List of law student movies

How to Get Away with Murder (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, intellectual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder mystery, legal, hotshot lawyer, lawyer, defense attorney, law student, murder, court case, courtroom, college, lgbt, teachers and students ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, philadelphia
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 6.4
 220K
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, light, funny, ridiculous, sweet ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night
Plot: lawyer, sorority, girl power, college, law school, fashion, law student, blonde, court, university, rivalry, believe in yourself ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, massachusetts, boston
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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: intense, serious, uplifting, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: college, law student, lawyer, justice, love story, betrayal, legal, college life, student life, youth, studying, self discovery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: harvard university, california, usa, boston
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 7.6
 247K
The Reader (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
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: melancholic, sexy, emotional, sexual, erotic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: coming of age, older woman younger man relationship, age difference, first love, forbidden love, nazi, older woman younger man sex, world war two, holocaust, secret, sex, unlikely couple ...
Time: year 1988, year 1958, year 1980, post world war two, year 1966 ...
Place: germany, israel, west berlin west germany, hamburg germany, poland ...
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 7.3
 152K
Rounders (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A young man is a reformed gambler who must return to playing big stakes poker to help a friend pay off loan sharks.
Style: neo noir, suspense, clever, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, poker, friendship, addiction, mafia, law student, card playing, casino, con artists, ambition, gambling debt, poker player ...
Time: 90s
Place: atlantic city new jersey, new york, las vegas, texas, atlantic city ...
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 6.9
 474
Class (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Preppy and wealthy Whitt Sheffield is in his last semester of law school when a professor assigns him to act as an advocate for a young, single mother who needs help finding - and keeping - a job. Whitt, whose snooty father wants Whitt to follow him ...
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: single parent, law student, romance, fall in love, rich and poor, couples, society, parents and children, law school, lawyers and clients, lawyer, social differences ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 4.5
 734
The Student (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After leading a jury to wrongly sentence a man, Abigail enters her new teaching job at the law school with a newfound commitment to ethics. When she takes over her new class, it includes Vincent, an intensely ambitious student who will do anything ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, tense
Plot: law student, murder, apprentice, threat, conspiracy, obsession, teacher, attempted murder, murderer, hardcase students, lifetime, school
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 6.6
 90
Love Trap (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 1 min.
Story: Drama - Richard, a law student, is hanging out with the guys at a sports bar. When Angel, a seductive vixen, appears from nowhere and smothers him with attention, he's embarrassed. Faced with temptation, Richard makes an innocent suggestion ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, spiritual, sexual ...
Plot: seductress, law student, love, love and romance, romance, couples, love affair, friendship, fall in love, african american, black american, student ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.5
 115K
Premium Rush (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Manhattan, a bike messenger picks up an envelope that attracts the interest of a dirty cop, who pursues the cyclist throughout the city.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: chase, race against time, organized crime, delivery, police corruption, chinese immigrant, twists and turns, bicycle, justice, conspiracy, life turned upside down, bicycle race ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, new jersey, san francisco ...
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 6.1
 3K
Run (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While conveying a Porsche from L.A. to Atlantic City, student Charlie has to make a stop due to engine trouble. Mistaken as rich, he's invited to a big poker game -- and wins big time. However Denny Halloran, son of a mighty mobster, is a bad ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, sexy, intense, buddy movie ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: on the run, chase, organized crime, car chase, gambling, hitman, law student, framed for murder, casino, accidental death, gambler, death of son ...
Time: 80s, 90s, future
Place: boston, usa, san francisco
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 6.1
 67
Slip & Fall (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: What happens when a law student breaks the law to pay for law school? Graduation is only a "slip" away...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, unusual plot structure, funny ...
Plot: insurance fraud, law student, opportunist, embezzler, money, pretense, poverty, adventure, court, family relations, life is a bitch, society ...
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 7.2
 63
Defendant (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Six stories about six people facing accusations in court.
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: legal, courtroom, crimes, murder, power relations, legal system, hotshot lawyer, chase, law student, manipulation, youth, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
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 6.8
 108
Legal High (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A money-hungry lawyer and a righteous rookie become an unlikely courtroom duo in this remake of the Japanese series of the same name.
Style: captivating, disturbing, semi serious, satirical, entertaining
Plot: lawyer, satire, weirdo, court, legal, workplace situations, lawyers and clients, law student, law and order, attorney, opposites attract, female lawyer ...
Place: korea
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On the Basis of Sex (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, China, Canada
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: clever, inspirational, thought provoking, captivating, motivational ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: lawyer, female lawyer, women's rights, human rights, courtroom, marriage, teacher, supreme court, husband wife relationship, equality, misogyny, women ...
Time: 50s, 70s, year 1956, year 1963, 60s ...
Place: usa, denver colorado, new york
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 5.7
 321
Agonie (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On the 3rd of October a twenty-four-year-old student from Vienna kills his lover and chops up her corpse. Her torso is found in a dumpster, other body parts and the head are missing. There is no clue about the motive of the murder. A silent ...
Style: ambiguous ending, tense, suspense, psychological, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: closeted homosexual, male nudity, gay slur, gay, lgbt, socially awkward, student, emotional abuse, murder, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, father son relationship, gay interest ...
Place: central europe, vienna
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 5.5
 2K
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: humorous, semi serious, sexy, entertaining, inspirational ...
Plot: sport, underdog, volleyball, contests and competitions, ambition, youth, romance, rivalry, friends, self discovery, summer, teenager ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco
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From Prada to Nada (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family, 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: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: fall in love, youth, social differences, love and romance, siblings relations, romance, bankrupt, young lovers, teenager, fish out of water, sister sister relationship, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills, california
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 7.5
 162K
A Time to Kill (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: A young lawyer defends a black man accused of murdering two men who raped his 10-year-old daughter, sparking a rebirth of the KKK.
Style: thought provoking, suspense, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: racism, lawyer, courtroom drama, court, murder, small town, justice, courtroom, rape, legal, injustice, legal action ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: mississippi, usa, southern usa
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Avenging Angel (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Molly, former baby prostitute "Angel" from Sunset Boulevard, has managed to leave her street life with help of Lt. Andrews. She studies law at an university and aims to become attorney. When she learns that Andrews was shot during a failed ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitution, revenge, female protagonist, woman with a gun, exploitation, prostitute, nudity (full frontal - brief), gangsters, hollywood, sanitarium, murder witness, death of son ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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 7.3
 11K
Lammbock (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
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: humorous, funny, light, talky, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, drug dealing, stoners, undercover cop, crimes, adolescence, friendship, loneliness, undercover agent, delivery, small town life, incest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, tokyo, europe
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 4.5
 600
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: child murders a child, judge, anger, death of father, temper, law student, death of sister, insult, rape, vengeance, cremation, grief ...
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 7.6
 4K
Golden Time (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Banri Tada is a freshman at a Tokyo law school. After an accident, he suffers severe memory loss. Despite the incident, he befriends fellow freshman, Mitsuo Yanagisawa, which leads him to the beautiful, yet obsessive, Kouko Kaga.
Style: sincere, captivating, touching, light
Plot: university, romance, love, friendship, japanese girl, youth, dream, beach, accident, amnesia, rock star, ghost ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, paris france
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Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A hip and happenin' all girl rock group head to LA to claim lead-singer Kelly's inheritance and make it (and make it) in LA. Soon the girls fall into a morass of drugs and deceit as their recording success soars. It takes several tragedies ...
Style: erotic, psychedelic, surreal, sexy, biting ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: satire, lesbian, friendship, erotica, drugs, hollywood, cult, sex, rock and roll, price of fame, music industry, addiction ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Three Colors: Red (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Part-time model Valentine meets a retired judge who lives in her neighborhood after she runs over his dog. At first the judge gifts Valentine with the dog, but her possessive boyfriend won't allow her to keep it. When she returns with the dog ...
Style: reflective, art house, cerebral, thought provoking, enigmatic ...
Plot: coincidence, loneliness, friendship, love affair, dog, judge, isolation, twists and turns, model, encounter, love, redemption ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, poland, english channel, tokyo, paris france ...
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The Pelican Brief (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Two Supreme Court Justices have been assassinated. One lone law student has stumbled upon the truth. An investigative journalist wants her story. Everybody else wants her dead.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, exciting, clever ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: political conspiracy, investigation, state affairs, politics, conspiracy, political corruption, murder, fbi, lawyer, courtroom, secret service, corruption ...
Time: 90s, future, 20th century
Place: new orleans, washington d.c., new york
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Chariots of Fire (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The true story of British athletes preparing for and competing in the 1924 Summer Olympics.
Style: inspirational, christian film, sentimental, thought provoking, sexy ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: christian, sport, prejudice, jewish, faith, running, missionary, friendship, underdog, runner, athlete, olympics ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 1910s, 20th century, year 1978 ...
Place: scotland, england, vatican, paris france, france ...
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Joe Cinque's Consolation (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In late 1997, Anu Singh, an attractive law student in Canberra, made plans to kill her boyfriend Joe Cinque after throwing a series of macabre farewell dinner parties. The dinner guests, most of them university students, had heard various rumours ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense
Plot: heroin, female assassin, assassination plot, relationship problems, plan, female student, murderer, crimes, evil plot, criminal, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, conspiracy ...
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 6.8
 339
Uncle Hank (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Handsome, clever final year law student Koen avoids being beaten up by street thugs by claiming he's a maternal cousin of crime baron Henk de Koning. The next day, Henk praises Koen's wit and commandeers 'cousin's' help to ...
Plot: attempted rape, law student, alzheimer's disease, blackmail, buried treasure, sex scene, extortion, torture, dirty cop, false identity, wheelchair, ball gag ...
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Desire: The Vampire (1982)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Coroner's assistant (who is also a law student) gets involved in a strange case involving his girlfriend's place of employment (a hospital) and Vampires after Milton King is drained of his blood. Strange things happen as a defrocked ...
Plot: female vampire, vampire, prostitute, interrogation, murder, villainess, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, attack, corpse, coroner, morgue, city ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
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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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, clever, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: homosexual, gay, male homosexuality, law student, crimes, buddies, dishonesty, gender, unlikely partners, nothing goes right, gays and lesbians, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: belgium, europe
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