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12 Angry Men

by:Lumet, Sidney, 1924-2011

Depicts a jury of men who must decide the fate of a teenage boy who has murdered his abusive father. The jurors are from all walks of life, and bring with them their own opinions, prejudices, fears, and personal demons.

Editions:221  Date:1956 - 2015  Rating:Not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Legal drama (Films), Legal films, Legal films


Kramer vs. Kramer

by:Benton, Robert

When his wife walks out, Ted Kramer and his six-year-old son have a chance to really get to know each other. Then Ted's wife returns and she wants her son back.

Editions:114  Date:1979 - 2019  Rating:MPAA rating: PG.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Film adaptations, Legal drama (Films)


Enron : the Smartest Guys in the Room

by:McLean, Bethany

Chronicles the rise of Enron Corporation and its disintegration following scandal. Examines the morality of corporate philosophy. Focuses on key Enron executives Ken Lay, Jeff Skilling, and Andy Fastow.

Editions:81  Date:2004 - 2012  Rating:MPAA rating: R (for language and brief nudity).  Genre(s):Case studies, Documentary films, History, Legal drama (Films), Nonfiction films


... And justice for all

by:Jewison, Norman, 1926-

A young lawyer battles not only one-on-one injustice in the courts, but the whole system as well.

Editions:87  Date:1974 - 2011  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Legal drama (Films), Video recordings for the hearing impaired, Educational films


The accused

by:Kaplan, Jonathan, 1947-

A fiercely independent woman is gang raped, then battles the legal system twice, going after both her attackers and the onlookers whose cheering fueled and encouraged the assualt.

Editions:77  Date:1988 - 2021  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Legal drama (Films), Legal films, Feature films


The Godfather DVD collection

by:Coppola, Francis Ford, 1939-

The Godfather: The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

Editions:28  Date:1972 - 2015  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Gangster films, Gangster films, Legal drama (Films)


The big easy

by:McBride, Jim, 1941-

A criminal's murder triggers a bloody drug war in the New Orleans underworld, bringing together an unlikely alliance between a smooth-talking detective and a no-nonsense assistant district attorney.

Editions:53  Date:1986 - 2013  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Detective and mystery films, Thrillers (Motion pictures), Legal drama (Films)


The last wave

by:Weir, Peter, 1944-

The story of a lawyer defending a group of aboriginals accused of murder. The lawyer feels the pull of magic forces beneath the surface of civilization.

Editions:38  Date:1977 - 2014  Rating:MPAA rating: PG.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Legal films, Legal films, Legal drama (Films)



by:Four, corners

Explores one of the most dramatic and controversial events in recent U.S. election history, which shook a nation's faith in the ability to stage a fair and open election.

Editions:19  Date:2004 - 2011  Rating:MPAA rating: TV-MA.  Genre(s):Drama, Made-for-TV movies, Television programs, Political television programs, Legal drama (Films)


The Paradine case

by:Hitchcock, Alfred (1899-1980)

In a suspensful courtroom drama, a beautiful woman is accused of having murdered her husband.

Editions:82  Date:1947 - 2017  Rating:Not rated.  Genre(s):Feature films, Legal films, Legal films, Drama, Legal drama (Films)


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