Tag: trial

The Cheshire Murders (TV Movie 2013) 6.6

The Cheshire Murders (TV Movie 2013)

Storyline:In the quiet suburb of Cheshire, Connecticut, Jennifer Petit and her two young daughters were killed in a horrific home invasion; husband and father William Petit was the only one who escaped alive. This gri...

Signed Sealed Delivered (TV Movie 2013) 7.7

Signed Sealed Delivered (TV Movie 2013)

Storyline:In this prequel to the series, old-fashioned gentleman Oliver O'Toole's well-oiled team for lost letters is accidentally joined by ambitious Internet age postal Shane McInerney. They bond over the tragic cas...

If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front (2011) 7.2

If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front (2011)

Storyline:IF A TREE FALLS is a rare behind-the-curtain look at the Earth Liberation Front, the radical environmental group that the FBI calls America's 'number one domestic terrorist threat.' With unprecedented access...

Stranger on the Third Floor (1940) 6.9

Stranger on the Third Floor (1940)

Storyline:Rising reporter Michael Ward is the key witness in the murder trial of young Joe Briggs, who is convicted on circumstantial evidence while swearing innocence. Michael's girl Jane believes in Joe and blames M...

The 10th Judicial Court: Judicial Hearings (2004) 7.6

The 10th Judicial Court: Judicial Hearings (2004)

Storyline:The proceedings of a Paris courtroom are the grist for this documentary. Drawn from over 200 appearances before the same female judge, the director chooses a dozen or so varied misdemeanor and civil hearings...

Easy Virtue (1927) 5.7

Easy Virtue (1927)

Storyline:Larita Filton is named as correspondent in a scandalous divorce case. She escapes to France to rebuild her life where she meets John Whittaker. They are later married, but John's well-to-do family finds out ...

The Girl with a Bracelet (2019) 6.5

The Girl with a Bracelet (2019)

Storyline:It begins as an ordinary family outing on the beach. Then things turn dark as 17-year-old Lise, from a wealthy middle-class family, comes under investigation following the death of her best friend. As her pa...

They Won’t Believe Me (1947) 7.2

They Won’t Believe Me (1947)

Storyline:On trial for murder, Larry Ballentine regurgitates an unbelievable story. He recounts how he philanders with other women while his rich, loving wife Greta tries to keep him in line. According to Larry, his g...

Close-Up (1990) 8.3

Close-Up (1990)

Storyline:Pretending to be Mohsen Makhmalbaf making his next movie, Hossain Sabzian enters the home of a well-to-do family in Tehran, promising it a prominent part in his next movie. The actual people involved in the ...

The Crimes That Bind (2020) 6.8

The Crimes That Bind (2020)

Storyline:Alicia goes embarks on the journey of her lifetime. Her son, Daniel, is accused of rape and attempted murder of his ex-wife. Confused and desperate, the mother will do everything in her power to keep him fro...

A Mother’s Fight for Justice (TV Movie 2001) 6.2

A Mother’s Fight for Justice (TV Movie 2001)

Storyline:Based on the true story of one mother's quest for justice, this Lifetime Original Movie explores the extraordinary impact on an ordinary family when the oldest son is critically injured by a drunk driver. Th...

Cause of Death (2001) 4.4

Cause of Death (2001)

Storyline:A deputy-district attorney, assigned to investigate the murder of the mayor's cousin, finds himself falling for the victim's wife.User Reviews: Movies like this make me wish I had not misspent my youth but h...

Boiled Angels: The Trial of Mike Diana (2018) 7.6

Boiled Angels: The Trial of Mike Diana (2018)

Storyline:Tells the story of underground cartoonist Mike Diana, who was the first person in the United States to be convicted of artistic obscenity.User Reviews:

A Model Daughter: The Killing of Caroline Byrne (TV Movie 2009) 6.3

A Model Daughter: The Killing of Caroline Byrne (TV Movie 2009)

Storyline:The movie is based on the true story of beautiful young Australian model Caroline Byrne, who tragically met her death in 1995. She was found at the bottom of the high cliffs of "the Gap"; a notorious suicide...

Dragons Forever (1988) 7.2

Dragons Forever (1988)

Storyline:Jackie Chan stars as a hot-shot lawyer hired by a Hong Kong chemical plant to dispose of opposition to their polluting ways. But when he falls for a beautiful woman out to stop the plant, Jackie is torn in a...

Give Up Tomorrow (2011) 6.2

Give Up Tomorrow (2011)

Storyline:When a teenager from a political family in the Philippines is accused of a double murder, the country’s entire judicial system is put to the test after years of alleged corruption.User Reviews:

Man Made Monster (1941) 7.0

Man Made Monster (1941)

Storyline:Mad scientist turns a man into an electrically-controlled monster to do his bidding.User Reviews:

3000 Miles to Graceland (2001) 5.7

3000 Miles to Graceland (2001)

Storyline:It was an ingenious enough plan: rob the Riviera Casino's count room during an Elvis impersonator convention. But Thomas Murphy decided to keep all the money for himself and shot all his partners, including ...

Prosecuting Casey Anthony (2013) 5.2

Prosecuting Casey Anthony (2013)

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Snow Falling on Cedars (1999) 6.3

Snow Falling on Cedars (1999)

Storyline:A Japanese-American fisherman may have killed his neighbor Carl at sea. In the 1950s, race figures in the trial. So does reporter Ishmael.User Reviews:

Snow Falling on Cedars (1999) 6.3

Snow Falling on Cedars (1999)

Storyline:A Japanese-American fisherman may have killed his neighbor Carl at sea. In the 1950s, race figures in the trial. So does reporter Ishmael.User Reviews:

A Cry in the Dark (1988) 6.7

A Cry in the Dark (1988)

Storyline:Based on the true story of Lindy Chamberlain who, during a family camping trip to Ayers Rock in central Australia, claimed she witnessed a dingo take her baby daughter, Azaria, from their tent. Azaria's body...

The Trial of Joan of Arc (1962) 7.2

The Trial of Joan of Arc (1962)

Storyline:A reconstruction of the trial of Joan of Arc based entirely on the transcripts of the real-life trial, concerning Joan's imprisonment, interrogation and final execution at the hands of the English.User Revie...

The Talk of the Town (1942) 7.3

The Talk of the Town (1942)

Storyline:When the Holmes Woolen Mill burns down, political activist Leopold Dilg is jailed for arson (and murder; one man was lost). Escaping, Leopold hides out in the home of his childhood sweetheart Nora Shelley .....