Bridge of Spies (2015)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 81 | Earnings: $72.31M
During the Cold War, an American lawyer is recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court, and then help the CIA facilitate an exchange of the spy for the Soviet captured American U2 spy plane pilot, Francis Gary Powers.
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 0 | Earnings: null
Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his children against prejudice.
In the Name of the Father (1993)
| Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 84 | Earnings: $25.01M
A man's coerced confession to an IRA bombing he did not commit results in the imprisonment of his father as well. An English lawyer fights to free them.
Michael Clayton (2007)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 82 | Earnings: $49.02M
A law firm brings in its "fixer" to remedy the situation after a lawyer has a breakdown while representing a chemical company that he knows is guilty in a multibillion-dollar class action suit.
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 92 | Earnings: null
In a Russian coastal town, Kolya is forced to fight the corrupt mayor when he is told that his house will be demolished. He recruits a lawyer friend to help, but the man's arrival brings further misfortune for Kolya and his family.
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 75 | Earnings: $127.71M
A young maiden in a land called Andalasia, who is prepared to be wed, is sent away to New York City by an evil queen, where she falls in love with a lawyer.
The Devil's Advocate (1997)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 60 | Earnings: $60.98M
An exceptionally adept Florida lawyer is offered a job to work in New York City for a high-end law firm with a high-end boss - the biggest opportunity of his career to date.
Quiz Show (1994)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 88 | Earnings: $24.82M
A young lawyer, Richard Goodwin, investigates a potentially fixed game show. Charles Van Doren, a big time show winner, is under Goodwin's investigation.
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 66 | Earnings: $77.32M
When a man with HIV is fired by his law firm because of his condition, he hires a homophobic small time lawyer as the only willing advocate for a wrongful dismissal suit.
Enemy of the State (1998)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 67 | Earnings: $111.54M
A lawyer becomes a target by a corrupt politician and his NSA goons when he accidentally receives key evidence to a serious politically motivated crime.
Cape Fear (1991)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 73 | Earnings: $79.10M
A convicted rapist, released from prison after serving a fourteen-year sentence, stalks the family of the lawyer who originally defended him.
The Age of Innocence (1993)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 83 | Earnings: $32.00M
A tale of nineteenth-century New York high society in which a young lawyer falls in love with a woman separated from her husband, while he is engaged to the woman's cousin.
The Last Wave (1977)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 85 | Earnings: null
A Sydney lawyer defends five Aborigines in a ritualized taboo murder and in the process learns disturbing things about himself and premonitions.
My Cousin Vinny (1992)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 68 | Earnings: $52.93M
Two New Yorkers are accused of murder in rural Alabama while on their way back to college, and one of their cousins--an inexperienced, loudmouth lawyer not accustomed to Southern rules and manners--comes in to defend them.
Win Win (2011)
| Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 75 | Earnings: $10.18M
A struggling lawyer and volunteer wrestling coach's chicanery comes back to haunt him when the teenage grandson of the client he has double-crossed comes into his life.