10 best movies like Trial by Fire (2019)

List of the best movies like Trial by Fire (2019): Confirmation, Crown Heights, True Story, Loving, Acts of Vengeance, American Crime Story, Denial, The Witness for the Prosecution, Boy Missing, The Accountant.

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Confirmation (2016)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA
Duration01:15
CharactersLawyers
PlotPolitical, Justice
PlaceUSA, Court

Judge Clarence Thomas' nomination to the United States' Supreme Court is called into question when former colleague, Anita Hill, testifies that he had sexually harassed her.

Crown Heights (2017)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genremelodrama, drama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:06
CharactersLawyers
PlotJustice, Weapon, False accusations, On real events
PlacePrison, New York, USA, Court

When Colin Warner was wrongfully convicted of murder, his best friend Carl King devoted his life to proving his innocence.

True Story (2015)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:34
CharactersKillers, Police, Journalists, Writers
PlotDeath, Justice, On real events
PlacePrison, Mexico, New York, USA, Court
StyleUnexpected ending, Fascinating, Action, Tense, Disturbing

A drama centered around the relationship between journalist Michael Finkel and Christian Longo, an FBI Most Wanted List murderer who for years lived outside the U.S. under Finkel's name.

Loving (2016)
Markimdb: 7
Genremelodrama, drama, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:35
CharactersLawyers, Photographers, Judge
PlotLove, Hatred, Justice, On real events
PlaceUSA, Court, Prison
StyleInspirational, Fascinating, Makes me think

The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple, whose challenge of their anti-miscegenation arrest for their marriage in Virginia led to a legal battle that would end at the US Supreme Court.

Acts of Vengeance (2017)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.7)
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryBulgaria, USA
Duration01:27
CharactersKillers, Lawyers, Police, Family, Detectives, Dogs, Nurses
PlotInvestigation, Martial Arts, Revenge, Funeral, Justice
PlaceUSA

A fast-talking lawyer transforms his body and takes a vow of silence, not to be broken until he finds out who killed his wife and daughter and has his revenge.

American Crime Story (2016)
Markimdb: 8.4
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:22
CharactersLawyers, Police, Criminals, Maniacs, Celebrities
PlotInvestigation, Chase, On real events
PlaceHospitals, USA, Court, Los Angeles
StyleFascinating, For men

An anthology series centered around some of history's most famous criminals.

Denial (2016)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:36
CharactersLawyers, Jews, Journalists, Judge
PlotFate, Justice, On real events
PlaceEngland, London, Court

Acclaimed writer and historian Deborah E. Lipstadt must battle for historical truth to prove the Holocaust actually occurred when David Irving, a renowned denier, sues her for libel.

The Witness for the Prosecution (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration00:40
CharactersLawyers, Police
PlotMoney
PlaceLondon, Court
StyleDisturbing

The hunt is on to find the murderer of a wealthy glamorous heiress who is found dead in her London townhouse. Based on the short story by Agatha Christie.

Boy Missing (2016)
Mark5 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrethriller, crime
CountrySpain
Duration00:51
CharactersLawyers, Police, Mothers, Single mothers
PlotMoney, Weapon, Pursuit, Abduction, Chase, Fear, Cars
PlaceForest, Spain, School, Court
StyleUnexpected ending, Disturbing, Tense

Víctor is a child who is found casually roaming by a country road. His mother, Patricia, a well-known lawyer specialist in media trails, realizes about it and she goes to the hospital, where explains to the police that Víctor is deaf, and he's unable to talk, speaking using sign language. In the police headquarter Víctor explains that he was kidnapped by a strange man when we was entering to the school. The police identifies a possible suspect named Charlie, a man with money troubles and an 8-months pregnant wife who can't explain where he was when Víctor was kidnapped from the school. Seeing the inability of the police to arrest Charlie after some failed attempts to meet Víctor, Patricia contacts Raúl, Patricia's former love interest and Víctor's father, to ask him that he or a friends of him threat seriously Charlie. But when is discovered that Víctor made a false identification, Patricia tries to stop Raúl, starting a chain of events which consequences will be out of control...

The Accountant (2016)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.3)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:05
CharactersPolice, Family, Brothers, Friends, Autistic, Hired assassins, Snipers, Criminals
PlotFight, Investigation, Chase, Survival, Skirmishes, Justice
PlaceOffice, USA
StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise.

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Misconduct (2016)
Mark8 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:42
CharactersLawyers, Hired assassins, Girlfriends, Criminals
PlotInvestigation, Weapon, False accusations, Abduction, Pads
PlaceUSA, Court
StyleExciting, Action, For men, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating

An ambitious lawyer finds himself caught in a power struggle between a corrupt pharmaceutical executive and his firm’s senior partner. When the case takes a deadly turn, he must race to uncover the truth before he loses everything.

Pink (2016)
Markimdb: 8.1
Genrethriller, drama
CountryIndia
CharactersLawyers, Police
PlotFalse accusations
PlaceIndia, Court

Deepak is a lawyer suffering from bipolar disorder who experiences frequent mood swings. One night, Rajveer and his friends get drunk and try to molest Miss Arora and her two roommates leading to an accident. The film revolves around how Deepak fights the girls' case against these influential boys.

The Nice Guys (2016)
Mark6 (imdb: 7.4)
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:32
CharactersDetectives, Dogs, Lawyers, Strong women, Bodyguards
PlotMystery, Investigation, Dancing, Motorcycles, Money, Justice, Chase, Cars
PlaceUSA, Party, Aircraft
TimeNew Year
StyleTense, Unexpected ending

A private eye investigates the apparent suicide of a fading porn star in 1970s Los Angeles and uncovers a conspiracy.

Everyone's Life (2017)
Markimdb: 4.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryFrance
Duration02:14
CharactersPolice, Friends, Girlfriends, Dogs, Gay, Lawyers
PlotLove, Divorce, Weapon
PlaceFrance, Court

Before being judges, attorneys, or jury members, they are first of all men and women at a crossroads in their lives, with their dreams and their secrets, their hopes and their limitations, all beneath the same sun, each with their own dark side. In a lovely provincial town, during a jazz festival, life will juggle with their destinies.

Conviction (2016)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration03:03
CharactersLawyers, Police
PlotInvestigation, Blackmail
PlaceNew York, USA
StyleFascinating

A brilliant young attorney, who is also the daughter of a former U.S. president, is blackmailed to head up LA's new Conviction Integrity Unit. She and her team investigate cases where people may have been wrongly convicted.

The Ballad of Lefty Brown (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.3)
Genreaction, drama, western
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersPolice, Sheriffs, Indians, Horses, Cowboys
PlotRevenge, Investigation, Chase, Weapon, Money, Justice
PlaceUSA, Wild West, Deserts
StyleAction, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

Aging sidekick Lefty Brown has ridden with Eddie Johnson his entire life. But when a rustler kills Eddie, Lefty is forced from his partner’s shadow and must confront the ugly realities of frontier justice.

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 8.1)
Genredrama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:35
CharactersStrong women, Police, Mothers
PlotCancer, Justice
PlaceSmall cities, Court
StyleTo cry

After seven months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at Bill Willoughby, the town's revered chief of police. When his second-in-command Officer Jason Dixon, an immature mother's boy with a penchant for violence, gets involved, the battle between Mildred and Ebbing's law enforcement is only exacerbated.

How to Get Away with Murder (2014)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 8.1)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersLawyers, Students
PlaceCollege
StyleFascinating

A sexy, suspense-driven legal thriller about a group of ambitious law students and their brilliant, mysterious criminal defense professor. They become entangled in a murder plot and will shake the entire university and change the course of their lives.

Marvel's Daredevil (2015)
Mark10 (imdb: 8.6)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, drama, adventure, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:12
CharactersSuperhero, Lawyers
StyleNetflix, Spectacular, For men

Lawyer-by-day Matt Murdock uses his heightened senses from being blinded as a young boy to fight crime at night on the streets of Hell’s Kitchen as Daredevil.

Marvel's Luke Cage (2016)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:39
CharactersSuperhero
PlotSuperpowers, Death
PlaceUSA
StyleNetflix, Spectacular

Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.

Fracture (2007)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration01:48
CharactersKillers, Police, Family, Lawyers
PlotInvestigation, Rivalry, Obsession, Fear
PlaceUSA, Court
StyleTense, Disturbing, Smart

A husband is on trial for the attempted murder of his wife, in what is seemingly an open/shut case for the ambitious district attorney trying to put him away. However, there are surprises for both around every corner, and, as a suspenseful game of cat-and-mouse is played out, each must manipulate and outwit the other.

Official Secrets (2019)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:37
CharactersLawyers, Mothers, Spy, Judge
PlotInvestigation, Computers, Intrigue, Blackmail, On real events
PlaceEngland, USA, Court
StyleTense

The true story of British intelligence whistleblower Katharine Gun who—prior to the 2003 Iraq invasion—leaked a top-secret NSA memo exposing a joint US-UK illegal spying operation against members of the UN Security Council. The memo proposed blackmailing member states into voting for war.

Sweet Country (2018)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrethriller, drama, adventure, western, crime, history
CountryAustralia
Duration01:51
CharactersPolice, Farmers, Cowboys, Judge
PlotInvestigation, Slavery, Justice, Weapon, Skirmishes, Travel
PlaceAustralia, Court, Deserts
StyleSoulful, Tense, Fascinating, Cute

It’s 1929 on the vast, desert-like, Eastern Arrernte Nation lands that are now known as the Central Australian outback. Sam Kelly, a middle-aged Aboriginal man, works the land of a kind preacher, Fred Smith. After an ill-tempered bully arrives in town and Kelly kills him in self-defence, he and his wife go on the run as a posse gathers to hunt him down.

The Insult (2017)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genrethriller, drama
CountryFrance, Cyprus, Belgium, Lebanon, USA
Duration02:23
CharactersNeighbors, Lawyers, Presidential
PlaceUSA, Court

After an emotional exchange between a Lebanese Christian and a Palestinian refugee escalates, the men end up in a court case that gets national attention.

Saint Judy (2019)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genredrama, biography
CountryUSA
CharactersLawyers
PlotPursuit, Justice
PlaceSchool, Los Angeles, USA

The true story of immigration attorney Judy Wood and how she singlehandedly changed the U.S. law of asylum to save women's lives.

Remember (2015)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.9)
Genrethriller, drama
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersLawyers, Fathers
PlotLost memory, Revenge, Betrayal, Justice
PlaceKorea, Court

Diagnosed with hyperthymesia, Seo Jin Woo possesses an uncanny memory, which he uses to his advantage as a lawyer defending his wrongfully convicted father. But when Jin Woo is afflicted with Alzheimer’s, his only link to his father’s innocence begins to fray. With a mind that’s both his greatest asset and greatest liability, can justice prevail?

Freeheld (2015)
Mark4 (imdb: 6.6)
Genremelodrama, drama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:39
CharactersPolice, Detectives, Partners, Lesbians, Dogs, Gay, Strong women, Sisters
PlotMystery, Mystery, Happiness, Justice, Cancer, Death, Motorcycles, Political, Volleyball, On real events
PlaceUSA, Beach

New Jersey car mechanic Stacie Andree and her police detective girlfriend Laurel Hester both battle to secure Hester's pension benefits after she was diagnosed with a terminal illness.

The Devil's Advocate (1997)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration02:24
CharactersLawyers, Demons, Killers
PlotFate, Love, Supernatural, Success, Superpowers
PlaceNew York, Prison, Office, Hospitals, USA, Court
StyleAtmospheric, Disturbing, Unexpected ending, Smart

A hotshot lawyer gets more than he bargained for when he learns his new boss is Lucifer himself.

Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersLawyers, Police, Detectives, Partners, Judge
PlotInvestigation, Test
PlaceNew York, Court
StyleAction, Disturbing, Smart

The third installment of the “Law & Order” franchise takes viewers deep into the minds of its criminals while following the intense psychological approaches the Major Case Squad uses to solve its crimes.

Runaway Jury (2003)
Mark7 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:02
CharactersLawyers, Judge
PlotJustice
PlaceCourt
StyleAction, Tense, Fascinating, Smart

A juror on the inside and a woman on the outside manipulate a court trial involving a major gun manufacturer.

North Country (2005)
Mark7 (imdb: 7.3)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:06
CharactersMiners, Fathers, Lawyers
PlotDivorce, Love, Mystery, On real events
PlaceUSA, Court, Small cities
StyleHeavy, Soulful, Makes me think

A fictionalized account of the first major successful sexual harassment case in the United States -- Jenson vs. Eveleth Mines, where a woman who endured a range of abuse while working as a miner filed and won the landmark 1984 lawsuit.

Primal Fear (1996)
Mark7 (imdb: 7.7)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:10
CharactersLawyers
PlotSplit personality, Justice, Mental disorders, Fear
PlaceCourt
StyleUnexpected ending, Action, Heavy

An arrogant, high-powered attorney takes on the case of a poor altar boy found running away from the scene of the grisly murder of the bishop who has taken him in. The case gets a lot more complex when the accused reveals that there may or may not have been a 3rd person in the room. The intensity builds when a surprise twist alters everyone's perception of the crime.

A Time to Kill (1996)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersLawyers
PlotRivalry, Blackmail, Justice
PlaceCourt, Small cities
StyleAction, Soulful, Makes me think

A young lawyer defends a black man accused of murdering two men who raped his 10-year-old daughter, sparking a rebirth of the KKK.

A Fish Called Wanda (1988)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration01:48
CharactersLawyers, Friends, Thieves
PlotRobbery, Gems
PlacePrison, USA, England, Court
StyleFancy, Smart

A diamond advocate is attempting to steal a collection of diamonds, yet troubles arise when he realizes that he is not the only one after the diamonds.

Conviction (2019)
CharactersLawyers, Single mothers
PlotJustice, Missing people, On real events
PlaceHotels, France, Court, Hospitals
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Tense

Ever since she served on the jury during his trial, Nora has been convinced that Jacques Viguier is innocent, despite him being accused of murdering his wife. Following an appeal by the public prosecutor’s office, and fearing a miscarriage of justice, she convinces a leading lawyer to defend him during his second trial, on appeal. Together, they will put up a tenacious fight against injustice.

The Godfather: Part III (1990)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.6)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:50
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Police, Family, Gangsters, Fathers, Friends, Lawyers
PlotLove, Fight, Revenge, Money, Investigation, Power, Cheating
PlaceItaly, New York, USA, Helicopters
StyleGloomy, Heavy, Depressive, For men

In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don, Michael Corleone seeks forgiveness for his sins while taking a young protege under his wing.

Cape Fear (1991)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrethriller, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:08
CharactersLawyers, Dogs, Serial killers
PlotJustice, Fear
PlacePrison, Court, Small cities
StyleAction, Heavy, Disturbing

Sam Bowden is a small-town corporate attorney. Max Cady is a tattooed, cigar-smoking, bible-quoting, psychotic rapist. What do they have in common? Fourteen years ago, Sam was a public defender assigned to Max Cady's rape trial, and he made a serious error: he hid a document from his illiterate client that could have gotten him acquitted. Now, the cagey, bibliophile Cady has been released, and he intends to teach Sam Bowden and his family a thing or two about loss.

The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:02
CharactersParents, Police, Doctors, Family, Priests, Lawyers, Judge
PlotExorcism, Religious, Investigation, Supernatural, Death, Mental disorders, On real events
PlaceHospitals, Court, College
TimeHalloween
StyleTense, Disturbing

When a younger girl called Emily Rose dies, everyone puts blame on the exorcism which was performed on her by Father Moore prior to her death. The priest is arrested on suspicion of murder. The trial begins with lawyer Erin Bruner representing Moore, but it is not going to be easy, as no one wants to believe what Father Moore says is true.

Batman Begins (2005)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 8.2)
Genrefantastic, action, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:20
CharactersSuperhero, Mafia, Police, Friends, Heroes, Ninja, Billionaires
PlotMartial Arts, Adventure, Investigation, Justice
PlaceUSA, Mansions
StyleAtmospheric, Exciting, Interesting, Gloomy, Noir, For men, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing

Driven by tragedy, billionaire Bruce Wayne dedicates his life to uncovering and defeating the corruption that plagues his home, Gotham City. Unable to work within the system, he instead creates a new identity, a symbol of fear for the criminal underworld - The Batman.

Pay the Ghost (2015)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CountryCanada
Duration02:07
CharactersPolice, Fathers
PlotGhosts, Death, Investigation, Supernatural, Money, Justice
PlaceNew York, USA
TimeHalloween
StyleTense, Disturbing

One year after his young son disappeared during a Halloween carnival, Mike Cole is haunted by eerie images and terrifying messages he can’t explain. Together with his estranged wife, he will stop at nothing to unravel the mystery and find their son—and, in doing so, he unearths a legend that refuses to remain buried in the past.

Courted (2015)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryFrance
CharactersLawyers, Judge, Nurses
PlotJustice
PlaceCourt

When a feared judge of the French court, Xavier Racine, encounters a French-Danish juror, Ditte Lorensen-Coteret, at a murder trial, their shared past is slowly uncovered.

Spotlight (2015)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 8.1)
Genredrama, crime, biography, history
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration02:33
CharactersPolice, Journalists, Lawyers, Gay, Judge
PlotInvestigation, Mystery, On real events
PlaceUSA
TimeNew Year
StyleAction

In 2001, editor Marty Baron of The Boston Globe assigns a team of journalists to investigate allegations against John Geoghan, an unfrocked priest accused of molesting more than 80 boys. Led by editor Walter "Robby" Robinson, reporters Michael Rezendes, Matt Carroll and Sacha Pfeiffer interview victims and try to unseal sensitive documents. The reporters make it their mission to provide proof of a cover-up of sexual abuse within the Roman Catholic Church.

Bridge of Spies (2015)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrethriller, drama, history
CountryUSA, Germany, India
Duration02:39
CharactersScouts, Lawyers, Spy, Judge, Pilots, CIA
PlotOn real events, Political, Justice
PlaceUSA, USSR
TimeCold War
StyleTense, Disturbing

During the Cold War, the Soviet Union captures U.S. pilot Francis Gary Powers after shooting down his U-2 spy plane. Sentenced to 10 years in prison, Powers' only hope is New York lawyer James Donovan, recruited by a CIA operative to negotiate his release. Donovan boards a plane to Berlin, hoping to win the young man's freedom through a prisoner exchange. If all goes well, the Russians would get Rudolf Abel, the convicted spy who Donovan defended in court.

The Judge (2014)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.4)
Genredrama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:22
CharactersLawyers, Judge, Fathers
PlotInvestigation, Funeral
PlaceUSA, Court, Small cities
StylePopular, Touching, Disturbing, To cry

A successful lawyer returns to his hometown for his mother's funeral only to discover that his estranged father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder.

Super (2010)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:36
CharactersPolice, Superhero, Heroes, Partners
PlotJustice, Love with age difference
PlaceUSA, Party
StyleFancy

After his wife falls under the influence of a drug dealer, an everyday guy transforms himself into Crimson Bolt, a superhero with the best intentions, though he lacks for heroic skills.

3:10 to Yuma (2007)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.7)
Genredrama, adventure, western, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:02
CharactersPolice, Gangsters, Sheriffs, Heroes, Horses
PlotLove, Fight, Investigation, Chase, Skirmishes, Rivalry, Justice
PlaceWild West, Trains, Hotels, USA
StyleFor men, Action, Heavy, Exciting

In Arizona in the late 1800s, infamous outlaw Ben Wade and his vicious gang of thieves and murderers have plagued the Southern Railroad. When Wade is captured, Civil War veteran Dan Evans, struggling to survive on his drought-plagued ranch, volunteers to deliver him alive to the "3:10 to Yuma", a train that will take the killer to trial.

Reservation Road (2007)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration01:42
CharactersKillers, Lawyers, Family, Musicians, Fathers, Heroes
PlotRevenge, Justice, Investigation, Obsession, Cars
PlaceUSA, College
StyleTouching, Action, Depressive, Gloomy

Two fathers' lives intersect when one of them is involved in a terrible and sudden hit-and-run car accident that leaves the other's son dead. In response, the two men (Joaquin Phoenix and Mark Ruffalo) react in unexpected ways as a reckoning looms in the near future.

American Gangster (2007)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.8)
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:37
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Police, Businessmen, Gangsters, Lawyers
PlotInvestigation, Pursuit, Death, On real events
PlaceGhetto, New York, USA
StyleAction, Disturbing

Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He does so by buying heroin directly from the source in South East Asia and he comes up with a unique way of importing the drugs into the United States. Based on a true story.

Salt (2010)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.4)
Genreaction, thriller, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:40
CharactersCIA, Police, Spy
PlotRevenge, Justice, Betrayal, Chase
PlacePrison, USA
TimeCold War
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Tense

As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Salt goes on the run, using all her skills and years of experience as a covert operative to elude capture. Salt's efforts to prove her innocence only serve to cast doubt on her motives, as the hunt to uncover the truth behind her identity continues and the question remains: "Who is Salt?"

The Secret in Their Eyes (2009)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 8.2)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryArgentina, Spain
Duration02:09
CharactersFriends, Partners, Lawyers, Writers
PlotMystery, Investigation, Revenge, Obsession, Soccer, Justice
PlaceCourt
StyleAction, Disturbing, Fascinating

A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior - both of which still haunt him decades later.

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