What is th best courtroom drama film of all time?

The film could have taken place in the courtroom for most of the movie or atleast a decent amount of the film. Which one is the best in your opinion. Thank you in advance my film watching friends. Have a great weekend everyone.

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  • Donny
    Lv 7
    8 years ago
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    The Verdict

    ...And Justice for All

    The People vs. Larry Flynt

    12 Angry Men

    A Few Good Men

    Philadelphia

  • 8 years ago

    I am limiting my choices to movies that are primarily involved in the court proceedings and/or the main character is someone being judged.

    A lot of people would list "To Kill A Mockingbird" which is my fourth favorite movie of all time, but I see that film as mainly a look into the experiences of two young children with the court case a side story.

    1. The Verdict

    2. 12 Angry Men

    3. Inherit the Wind

    4. I Want to Live!

    5. The Life of Emile Zola

    6. Witness for the Prosecution

    7. Judgement at Nuremberg

    8. Anatomy of a Murder

    9. A Man For All Seasons

    10. A Cry In The Dark

  • 8 years ago

    12 Angry Men

    The Verdict

    Kramer vs. Kramer

    To Kill a Mockingbird

    ...And Justice for All

    Witness for the Prosecution

    Anatomy of a Murder

    Primal Fear

    Judgement at Nurenberg

    Erin Brokovich

  • 8 years ago

    Amistad

    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0118607/

    Probably not the best courtroom drama ever..but I enjoyed the Anthony Hopkins (as John Quincy Adams) court scenes

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  • 8 years ago

    The Verdict with Paul Newman

  • Anonymous
    8 years ago

    Philadelphia

    'Witness for the Prosecution'

    inherit the wind

    12 angry men

    'To Kill a Mockingbird'

    A time to kill

    Absence of Malice - my fav

    Suspect/ Cher & Liam Nelson - My fav

  • Logan
    Lv 7
    8 years ago

    To Kill A Mockingbird

  • \Liam\
    Lv 5
    8 years ago

    Hey :D

    I love 12 Angry Men, To Kill a Mockingbird, and Primal Fear

  • 8 years ago

    Let Him Have It - based on a true story of Derek Bentley and Christopher Craig.

  • 8 years ago

    Inherit the Wind (1960)

    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0053946/

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