The Best Courtroom Drama Movies Films
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The Best Courtroom Drama Movies

List Criteria: Films that feature a trial, judge, & jury

A list of all courtroom drama movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. To see if your favorite courtroom dramas and others are streaming, check out these drama movies lists on Amazon Prime and Netflix Instant

This courtroom drama movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more. This list of courtroom drama films also contains courtroom drama movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This courtroom drama films list can also be copied to start your own. This list, though, contains the best courtroom drama movies of all time, as voted on by fans of the films This courtroom drama movie list can be sorted by alphabetically, by director, by year and more, but is currently ordered from best to worst. Make sure to vote for your favorites.

List of courtroom drama films includes courtroom drama movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. Re-rank the page to fit your opnions then make it votable so you can share it with your friends and get only their input on this whole thing.

These are the top films in the courtroom drama genre, meaning that each and every one of these is a movie with at least a single element of the courtroom drama genre in it. Be it the motifs of the courtroom drama genre or just some of the most common archetypes.

Make sure to give items you like (Degree of Guilt and The Gift, for example) votes. If we missed any courtroom drama movies on this list, please add them to the list yourself, as this is an open list which means you can add any movies whenever you like (choices are subject to moderation). 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.
You can find the release information for any of the films listed below. It's often available in the data set, so you can even find the cast of some of these by clicking on the names of the courtroom drama movies. List includes photos and courtroom drama movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

Items on this list include The Accused and A Gathering of Old Men.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these courtroom drama movies on DVD, streaming Blu-ray or streaming, or if you're seeing them in theatres for the first time, this is a list of good courtroom drama movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest courtroom drama movies, here is the full courtroom drama movies list, ordered from best to worst.
List is ranked by a combination of each item's votes & positioning in reranks
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    To Kill a Mockingbird

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    12 Angry Men

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    The Hurricane

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    Inherit the Wind

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    new! Justice Is Mind

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