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1. The Good Wife (2009–2016)

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Alicia has been a good wife to her husband, a former state's attorney. After a very humiliating sex and corruption scandal, he is behind bars. She must now provide for her family and returns to work as a litigator in a law firm.

Stars: Julianna Margulies, Chris Noth, Josh Charles, Matt Czuchry

Votes: 54,576

2. Night Court (1984–1992)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

7.6
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An eccentric fun-loving judge presides over an urban night court and all the silliness going on there.

Stars: Harry Anderson, John Larroquette, Richard Moll, Charles Robinson

Votes: 7,534

3. Boston Legal (2004–2008)

TV-14 | 44 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.4
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Boston Legal is a spin-off of the long-running Kelley series The Practice, following the exploits of former Practice character Alan Shore (James Spader) at the legal firm of Crane, Poole and Schmidt.

Stars: James Spader, William Shatner, Candice Bergen, Rene Auberjonois

Votes: 37,042

4. Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde (2003)

PG-13 | 95 min | Comedy

4.7
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47 Metascore

Elle Woods heads to Washington D.C. to join the staff of a congresswoman in order to pass a bill to ban animal testing.

Director: Charles Herman-Wurmfeld | Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Sally Field, Bob Newhart, Regina King

Votes: 49,592 | Gross: $89.81M

5. Southside with You (2016)

PG-13 | 84 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.6
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74 Metascore

The film chronicles the summer 1989 afternoon when the future President of the United States, Barack Obama, wooed his future First Lady, Michelle Obama, on a first date across Chicago's South Side.

Director: Richard Tanne | Stars: Tika Sumpter, Parker Sawyers, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Phillip Edward Van Lear

Votes: 6,383 | Gross: $6.30M

6. Inherit the Wind (1960)

Approved | 128 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.2
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Based on a real-life case in 1925, two great lawyers argue the case for and against a science teacher accused of the crime of teaching evolution.

Director: Stanley Kramer | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Fredric March, Gene Kelly, Dick York

Votes: 21,991

7. Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law (2000–2007)

TV-14 | 15 min | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.0
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Third-rate superhero Harvey Birdman gets a new lease on life when he becomes a lawyer.

Stars: Gary Cole, Stephen Colbert, Thomas Allen, John Michael Higgins

Votes: 8,837

8. Murder One (1995–1997)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Theodore Hoffman is a prominent defense attorney in a prestigious Los Angeles law firm. After successfully defending the wealthy but suspicious Richard Cross in a lurid murder trial, he is ... See full summary »

Stars: Mary McCormack, Michael Hayden, J.C. MacKenzie, Barbara Bosson

Votes: 1,671

9. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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The cases of a portly and eccentric criminal law barrister.

Stars: Leo McKern, Jonathan Coy, Julian Curry, Marion Mathie

Votes: 816

10. The Man Who Sued God (2001)

97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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Billy Connolly plays Steve Myers, a lawyer who became a fisherman from frustration. When his one piece of property, his boat, is struck by lightning and destroyed he is denied insurance ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Joffe | Stars: Billy Connolly, Judy Davis, Colin Friels, Wendy Hughes

Votes: 4,447

11. Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)

Approved | 100 min | Biography, Drama

7.6
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A fictionalized account of the early life of the American president as a young lawyer facing his greatest court case.

Director: John Ford | Stars: Henry Fonda, Alice Brady, Marjorie Weaver, Arleen Whelan

Votes: 5,603

12. Where the Green Ants Dream (1984)

R | 100 min | Drama

7.1
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A geologist employed by an Australian mining company finds himself disputing the rights of some aborigines who believe their land to be sacred.

Director: Werner Herzog | Stars: Bruce Spence, Wandjuk Marika, Roy Marika, Ray Barrett

Votes: 1,630

13. You've Been Trumped (2011)

Not Rated | 79 min | Documentary

7.5
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57 Metascore

In this David and Goliath story for the 21st century, a group of proud Scottish homeowners take on celebrity tycoon Donald J. Trump as he buys up one of Scotland's last wilderness areas to build a golf resort.

Director: Anthony Baxter | Stars: Michael Forbes, Donald J. Trump, Anthony Baxter, Kevin Brown

Votes: 1,960 | Gross: $0.03M

14. Hot Coffee (2011)

88 min | Documentary

7.6
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How the infamous McDonald's hot coffee lawsuit and similar cases were exploited as part of a right wing crusade to weaken civil justice.

Director: Susan Saladoff | Stars: Chuck Allen, Judy Allen, Jay Angoff, David Arredondo

Votes: 3,359

15. Girl 27 (2007)

Not Rated | 86 min | Documentary

6.5
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The reclusive Patricia Douglas comes out of hiding to discuss the 1937 MGM scandal, in which the powerful film studio tricked her and over 100 other underage girls into attending a stag party, where she was raped.

Director: David Stenn | Stars: Patricia Douglas, Baby Peggy, Richard Bann, Kelly Brown

Votes: 731

16. Justice (1971–1974)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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Cases of a lady barrister.

Stars: Margaret Lockwood, John Stone, John Bryans, Philip Stone

Votes: 16

17. Damages (2006 TV Movie)

Drama

7.5
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Lawyers struggle to balance their personal relationships with their legal careers.

Stars: Freya Adams, Angelica S Alvarez, Sunkrish Bala, Pedro Barreira

Votes: 96

18. Come What May (I) (2009)

Drama, Romance

5.8
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Caleb and Rachel team up to lead the Patrick Henry College team in the intense world of collegiate moot court competition. Caleb looks to date Rachel, but she's waiting for courtship. ... See full summary »

Directors: Manny Edwards, George D. Escobar | Stars: Austin Kearney, Victoria Emmons, Karen Jezek, Kenneth Jezek

Votes: 142

19. Ipaglaban mo II: The movie (1997)

Crime, Drama

6.9
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This second feature film based on the popular television series features two true legal cases. The first is of a nanny accused of kidnapping the child in her care, and the second is about ... See full summary »

Director: Rory B. Quintos | Stars: Carmina Villaroel, Aljon Jimenez, Chat Silayan, Charito Solis

Votes: 11

20. A Reasonably Good Bloke (2015)

100 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.0
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A paralegal in a criminal law firm, loses his job and is gradually pulled into the South London criminal underworld.

Director: Omar Ismail | Stars: Miles Le Versha, Josh Harvey, Michael Becker, Angela Tinkler

Votes: 7

21. Day of Defense (2003)

PG | 102 min | Drama

6.0
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The story begins as two missionaries are arrested for unlawful proselytizing. The law regarding such behavior has been set up by the Christian Town Council to oversee the religious and more... See full summary »

Director: Adam Lawson | Stars: Andrew Lenz, Brooks Utley, Michelle Wright, John Foss

Votes: 38

22. The Case (2011– )

45 min | Drama

7.1
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When a man is accused of murdering his partner, his only defence is claiming it was a case of assisted suicide. But was it really an act of love or a cold blooded murder?

Stars: Dean Andrews, Chanel Cresswell, Tristan Gemmill, Caroline Langrishe

Votes: 25

23. Chicago Story (1982– )

90 min | Drama

7.3
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This is the story of three lawyers, a street cop, two detectives, and two doctors in the Windy city. And how an incident or person's life is affected by one or more of these people.

Stars: Maud Adams, Vincent Baggetta, Molly Cheek, Dennis Franz

Votes: 26

24. Design for Scandal (1941)

Passed | 85 min | Comedy, Romance

6.4
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To save his job, newsman Jeff Sherman offers to help his boss get out of a swingeing alimony settlement. But his devious plan to compromise Cornelia Porter, the judge on the case, while she... See full summary »

Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Rosalind Russell, Walter Pidgeon, Edward Arnold, Lee Bowman

Votes: 282

25. The Man Who Wouldn't Talk (1958)

Unrated | 85 min | Crime, Drama

6.7
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Director: Herbert Wilcox | Stars: Anna Neagle, Anthony Quayle, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Katherine Kath

Votes: 46

26. The Spellbinder (1939)

Approved | 69 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.1
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Jed Marlowe is a brilliant, scheming, unscrupulous criminal lawyer whose specialty is defending criminal he knows is guilty but gets them off through loop-holes or bribery. Then his ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Hively | Stars: Lee Tracy, Barbara Read, Patric Knowles, Allan Lane

Votes: 63

27. The Michael Jackson Trial (2005– )

Documentary, Drama

5.5
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Daily re-enactments and analysis of the Michael Jackson molestation trial of 2005.

Stars: Robert Beckman, Edward Moss, Jack Donner, Dan Sanders

Votes: 20

28. Measure

Crime | Post-production

A tragedy based loosely on Shakespeare's Measure for Measure about an aging and no longer relevant Irish mob who is struggling to keep their hold on a city, and the one cop who still holds ... See full summary »

Director: Beate Antares | Stars: Julie Marie Hassett, Evan Boymel, Barry Shabaka Henley, Peter Jason

29. Sokhulu and Partners II (2011– )

Drama

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In a direct pick-up from the end of season 1, Mabutho and Zweli Sokhulu are blackmailed by Winnie into making her a partner in the firm. Should they refuse to do so, she threatens to ... See full summary »

Stars: Thami Africa, Liesl Ahlers, Garth Breytenbach, Baby Cele

30. Two Laws (1982)

130 min | Documentary, History

7.4
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Docu-drama outlining the culture clash in law between indigenous Australians and white European settled Australia.

Directors: Alessandro Cavadini, Carolyn Strachan

Votes: 16

31. Chicago Story (1981 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

7.5
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This is the story of a pair of cops, a pair of doctors, and a pair of lawyers. And how the shooting of a little girl affects their lives.

Directors: Harvey S. Laidman, Jerry London | Stars: Vincent Baggetta, Dennis Franz, Kene Holiday, Jack Kehoe

Votes: 31

32. Behind the Scenes at the Michael Jackson Trial (2005 Video)

90 min | Documentary

6.7
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Details the true facts that cleared Michael Jackson of all charges in the child molestation trial in 2005. This documentary delivers the truth behind the hype.

Director: Pearl Jr. | Stars: Yolanda Adams, Nick Ashford, Fantasia Barrino, Billy Gibbons

Votes: 21

33. Hopewell (2000 TV Movie)

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Escaping the compromises of a big-city law practice, a Manhattan lawyer moves his young family to a small town in upstate New York where he finds complexities that belie the town's placid exterior.

Director: Rod Holcomb | Stars: Jeremy Davidson, Kelly Deadmon, Jessica Brooks Grant, Earl Hindman

34. Recount: A Conversation Between Kevin Spacey and the Real Ron Klain (2008 Video)

8 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

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Stars: Ronald Klain, Laura Dern, John Hurt, Kevin Spacey

35. Recount: The True Inside Story of the 2000 Presidential Election (2008 Video)

9 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

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Stars: Bob Balaban, Ed Begley Jr., Laura Dern, John Hurt

36. Byeonhosadeul (2005– )

55 min | Drama

6.9
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A group of lawyers and their associates make fateful choices about their careers and romances with unforeseen consequences.

Stars: Hye-Young Jung, Sang-kyung Kim, Seong-su Kim, Jeong-eun Lim

Votes: 8

37. The Fight for Fischer's Estate (2011 Video)

7 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

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Director: Liz Garbus | Stars: Bobby Fischer, Sammy Estimo, Larry Evans, Saemi Palsson

38. Negative Space (II) (2014)

13 min | Short

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A documentary focusing on underground street art in Toronto, Canada. How artists can do legal art in Toronto and what they sometimes go through.

Director: Stephen M. Williams | Stars: Birdo, Miles, Wales

39. Nevada (1935)

Approved | 58 min | Action, Romance, Western

5.4
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Jim Lacey (Buster Crabbe),better known as "Nevada,", and his pal Cash Burridge (Syd Saylor), a pair of Nevada wanderers on the run from a sheriff who thinks they have committed some lawless... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Buster Crabbe, Kathleen Burke, Syd Saylor, Monte Blue

Votes: 7

40. The Legal Analyst (2007– )

22 min | News, Reality-TV, Talk-Show

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On "The Legal Analyst" law professor, anthropologist, and retired attorney, Dr. Leigh-Davis gives you the legal spin on everything from celebrity gossip, to breaking news, to everyday ... See full summary »

Stars: Dr. Leigh-Davis, Charlie Sheen, Barry Bonds, Nicole Richie

41. Recount: A Conversation between Bob Balaban and the real Ben Ginsberg (2008 Video)

6 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

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Stars: Bob Balaban, Ben Ginsberg

42. Recount: A Conversation between Bob Balaban and the Real Ben Ginsberg (2008 Video)

6 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

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Stars: Bob Balaban, Ben Ginsberg, Kevin Spacey, Tom Wilkinson

43. Powers of the President: Constitution and Congress (1995 Video)

49 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

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Stars: Jimmy Carter, Gerald Ford, Richard Maidment, Richard Nixon

44. The Verdict Is Yours (I) (1958– )

60 min | Drama

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A summer replacement show that featured actual trials dramatized. Jim McKay, as court reporter, gave the background information with real attorneys and a judge hearing the case. The studio ... See full summary »

Stars: Martin Benson, Georgina Cookson, David Ensor, William Fox

45. Traffic Court (1957–1959)

Drama

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Series presenting re-enactments of traffic court cases and arraignments.

Stars: Howard Beckler, Edgar Allan Jones Jr., Samuel Whitson, Evelle Younger

46. Confessions of a Hollywood Stuntman (2014)

120 min | Action, Biography, Drama

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This biopic features the incredible true story of Hollywood Stuntman Hall of Famer, with two standing world records, BJ Davis. This awe-inspiring tale is a life lesson in overcoming insurmountable odds and adverse circumstances.

Director: Julia Davis | Stars: BJ Davis, Julia Davis

47. Huntingdon

Action, Crime, Drama | Announced

When several former clients of renowned defense attorney Rob Thorne begin to turn up dead, the counselor collides with his primary detractor, the police department's top homicide ... See full summary »

Director: Alexander Emmert | Stars: Christina DeRosa, Devanny Pinn, Paula Labaredas, Kristen DeLuca

48. The Story Behind Absence of Malice (2004 Video)

31 min | Documentary, Short

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Stars: Sally Field, Kurt Luedtke, Paul Newman, Sydney Pollack

49. The Lineup (2005– )

60 min | Crime, News, Talk-Show

5.9
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Stars: Kimberly Guilfoyle, Robert Bigelow, Jill Dobson, Courtney Friel

Votes: 7

50. Legalized America (2001)

24 min | Short

7.3
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Legalized America is a political satire that delves into a society where all illicit drugs are legal.

Director: Michael Ball | Stars: Rachel Clift, Tommy Flint, Mark Godden, Eric Harper

Votes: 10