7.2/10
6,705
36 user 7 critic

Conviction 

Trailer
2:58 | Trailer

Watch Now

on Prime Video

A brilliant attorney and former First Daughter is blackmailed to heading a unit that investigates cases of wrongful conviction.
Reviews
Popularity
2,828 ( 126)

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2017   2016  

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Notorious (2016)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A charismatic defense attorney and a powerhouse television producer work together to control the media following a high-profile incident.

Stars: Piper Perabo, Daniel Sunjata, Kate Jennings Grant
The Catch (2016–2017)
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Follows a female private investigator whose career specialty is exposing fraud for a living. She is drawn to a man whose career appears to be committing fraud for a living.

Stars: Mireille Enos, Peter Krause, Jay Hayden
APB (2016–2017)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

After witnessing a violent crime, a tech billionaire purchases a troubled police precinct, rebooting it as a private police force.

Stars: Justin Kirk, Natalie Martinez, Taylor Handley
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The State's Attorney's dedicated team of prosecutors and investigators navigates heated city politics and controversy head-on, while fearlessly pursuing justice.

Stars: Philip Winchester, Jon Seda, Joelle Carter
Pure Genius (2016–2017)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A young Silicon Valley tech-titan enlists a veteran surgeon with a controversial past in starting a hospital with a cutting-edge, new school approach to medicine.

Stars: Dermot Mulroney, Augustus Prew, Odette Annable
Rosewood (2015–2017)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Miami pathologist Dr. Beaumont Rosewood, Jr. finds secrets in people's bodies using his state-of-the-art laboratory equipment.

Stars: Morris Chestnut, Jaina Lee Ortiz, Gabrielle Dennis
Agent Carter (2015–2016)
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

In 1946, Peggy Carter is relegated to secretarial duties in the Strategic Scientific Reserve (SSR). When Howard Stark is accused of treason, he secretly recruits Peggy to clear his name with the help of his butler, Edwin Jarvis.

Stars: Hayley Atwell, James D'Arcy, Enver Gjokaj
Quantico (2015–2018)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A look at the lives of young FBI recruits training at the Quantico base in Virginia when one of them is suspected of being a sleeper terrorist.

Stars: Priyanka Chopra, Jake McLaughlin, Johanna Braddy
Stalker (2014–2015)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A team of detectives investigates stalkers in Los Angeles.

Stars: Dylan McDermott, Maggie Q, Victor Rasuk
Ransom (2017–2019)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A team of crisis negotiators travel the globe to help multinational corporations and governmental agencies with complex negotiations and conflict resolution.

Stars: Luke Roberts, Brandon Jay McLaren, Nazneen Contractor
Graceland (2013–2015)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A rookie FBI agent is sent to a house for undercover agents in Southern California, where he is trained by a former legend FBI agent.

Stars: Daniel Sunjata, Aaron Tveit, Vanessa Ferlito
Bull (TV Series 2016)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Brilliant, brash, and charming, Dr. Bull is the ultimate puppet master as he combines psychology, human intuition, and high-tech data to learn what makes jurors, attorneys, witnesses, and the accused tick.

Stars: Michael Weatherly, Freddy Rodríguez, Geneva Carr
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Hayley Atwell ...  Hayes Morrison 13 episodes, 2016-2017
Eddie Cahill ...  Conner Wallace 13 episodes, 2016-2017
Shawn Ashmore ...  Sam Spencer 13 episodes, 2016-2017
Merrin Dungey ...  Maxine Bohen 13 episodes, 2016-2017
Emily Kinney ...  Tess Larson 13 episodes, 2016-2017
Manny Montana ...  Franklin 'Frankie' Cruz 13 episodes, 2016-2017
Daniel Franzese ...  Jackson Morrison 7 episodes, 2016-2017
Edit

Storyline

A brilliant attorney and former First Daughter is blackmailed to heading a unit that investigates cases of wrongful conviction.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

lawyer | legal drama | attorney | court | See All (4) »

Taglines:

For the wrongly convicted there's one last hope. See more »

Genres:

Drama

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 October 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ítélet See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The character of Hayes's younger brother Jackson was originally conceived as the family's golden child, who also happens to be a top-end lawyer and extremely good looking. Daniel di Tomasso a Canadian actor and model was originally cast for the part. Later due to creative reasons the whole concept was changed and Daniel Franzese was recast as his replacement. See more »

Quotes

[from trailer]
D.A. Wayne Wallis: I heard your university board has you on probation. Something about sleeping with a student?
Hayes Morrison: Students.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
If this show is guilty of anything is of being too good
8 November 2016 | by Black2WhiteSee all my reviews

I just love this show.

Finally a fresh new approach to justice, a show that actually is different and stands apart from the multitude of shows showing basically the same.

The premise of the show itself is great, because it deals with the monster inside the closet. How the justice system condemns innocent people, just because not everyone can pay for six digits lawyers.

Another thing done brilliantly in this show is the cast. How can we not relate to this cast!? The cast, each actor and actress, is fundamental to the success of this show. It's clear that each have their own secrets and things they aren't proud of. So each member of that team as to in a way, deal with their personal beliefs and ghosts.

The potential is great but honestly I don't see this show having a long lifespan. Three to four seasons at most. The problem being that at a certain point, viewers are gonna get tired of seeing them handling situations where we already known from the very beginning that the person in jail is innocent. They might create scenarios where even after proved innocent, the person either prefers to keep the blame or doesn't have anything to go back to. Turning wins into losses. We're already seeing that.

So... How long before we the viewers get tired of seeing the same situations over and over. I really hope they have a plan of expanding this show into other fields, or eventually the show won't be able to grab its viewers.

For now the show still has a lot to show and do. So as long as it lasts I'll watch it.


10 of 21 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 36 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed