The Best Courtroom Drama Movies Films
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The Best Courtroom Drama Movies

List Criteria: Vote for your personal favorite Courtroom drama films, regardless of how popular or successful they were at the box office.

List of courtroom drama films includes courtroom drama movie titles that feature a trial, judge and jury. This courtroom drama movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more. From films such as Degree of Guilt and The Gift , this list includes some of the best courtroom movie dramas made, be it the motifs of the courtroom drama genre or just some of the most common archetypes.

Which is your favorite courtroom drama movie? Whether you like the classic old school courtroom movies or the more modern ones starring familiar faces like Al Pacino, this list is sure to have what you love. And if it's not on the list, add it yourself at the bottom!  

The films on this list cover the most famous courtroom drama movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about courtroom drama movie lists. Vote up the ones you think are best and downvote the ones that you think could be better. 


Courtroom Drama movies have been directed by some pretty famous names, including Rob Reiner and John Ford.

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  1. 1
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    most listed Henry Fonda, Jack Klugman, Jack Warden

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  2. 2
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    the people's #1 Robert Duvall, Gregory Peck, William Windom

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  3. 3
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    Tom Cruise, Demi Moore, Jack Nicholson

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    Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, Julius Erving

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    added by HumbertoIbarra Bruce Willis, Paul Newman, Charlotte Rampling

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    added by HumbertoIbarra Rachel Weisz, Dustin Hoffman, Gene Hackman

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    added by wiabux Al Pacino, Craig T. Nelson, Jeffrey Tambor

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    Jodie Foster, Kelly McGillis, Garry Chalk

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Meryl Streep, Dustin Hoffman, Jane Alexander

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  10. 10
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    Judy Garland, William Shatner, Marlene Dietrich

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    added by wiabux Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Tyrone Power

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    added by HumbertoIbarra James Stewart, George C. Scott, Duke Ellington

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    Tom Cruise, Gene Hackman, Gary Busey

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    Alec Baldwin, Whoopi Goldberg, James Woods

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    Julia Roberts, Marg Helgenberger, Aaron Eckhart

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    Robert Blake, John Forsythe, Will Geer

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    added by HumbertoIbarra Edward Norton, Richard Gere, Laura Linney

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    added by HumbertoIbarra Sandra Bullock, Matthew McConaughey, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon, Christian Slater

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    Harrison Ford, Viggo Mortensen, Danny Glover

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    Charlize Theron, Al Pacino, Keanu Reeves

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    Brad Pitt, Robert De Niro, Dustin Hoffman

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    Morgan Freeman, Matthew McConaughey, Anna Paquin

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    added by HumbertoIbarra George Clooney, Tilda Swinton, Tom Wilkinson

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    Denzel Washington, Patti LaBelle, David Alan Grier

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    Denzel Washington, Liev Schreiber, Rod Steiger

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    Paul Newman, Sally Field, Bob Balaban

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    Kirk Douglas, Adolphe Menjou, Richard Anderson

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    added by willyboymcoy John Travolta, Robert Duvall, Kathy Bates

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    ranked low on reranks Marisa Tomei, Joe Pesci, Ralph Macchio

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    Mickey Rourke, Claire Danes, Matt Damon

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    Kate Beckinsale, Claire Danes, Paul Walker

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    Susan Sarandon, Tommy Lee Jones, Mary-Louise Parker

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    ranked low on reranks & added by wiabux Harrison Ford, Brian Dennehy, Raúl Juliá

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    Glenn Close, Jeremy Irons, Felicity Huffman

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    ranked low on reranks & added by HumbertoIbarra Gene Kelly, Spencer Tracy, Harry Morgan

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    Natalie Wood, Maureen O'Hara, Thelma Ritter

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    Cher, Liam Neeson, Dennis Quaid

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    Robert Redford, Daryl Hannah, Brian Dennehy

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    Oprah Winfrey, Sting, Renée Zellweger

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    Meryl Streep, Sam Neill, Charles Dance

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    Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese, Annette Bening

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    Mara Wilson, Richard Attenborough, Dylan McDermott

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    Bruce Willis, Colin Farrell, Terrence Howard

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    Courtney Love, Edward Norton, Woody Harrelson

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    Ian Holm, Sarah Polley, Bruce Greenwood

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    Gene Hackman, Laurence Fishburne, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

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    Meryl Streep, Liam Neeson, Edward Furlong

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    added by v.fizero.0 Matthew McConaughey, Marisa Tomei, Bryan Cranston

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    added by wiabux Ryan Gosling, Anthony Hopkins, Rosamund Pike

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