If you are looking for movies like A Short Film About Killing (1988), you might like movies tagged with keyword : troubled youth, taxi driver, defense attorney, girl, wife, judge, brutal, shocking, bleak, gripping, warsaw, poland, apartment building, prison, taxi, capital punishment, murder, death, trial, psychopath, fall, revenge, 1980s .
The Executioner's Song (1982), The Chamber (1996), Blind Faith (1998), A Dry White Season (1989), Christmas Crime Story (2017), Reversal of Fortune (1990), Return to Sender (2004) ... Let's take a look at the following list...
In this fact-based film, Gary Gilmore (Tommy Lee Jones), an Indiana man who just finished serving a lengthy stay in prison, tries to start anew by moving to Utah. Before long, Gary begins an ill-advised romance with the troubled Nicole Baker (Rosanna Arquette), a teenaged single mother. As their relationship quickly deteriorates, Gary goes on a murderous rampage, leaving two dead. During his trial, he demands capital punishment; a media circus ensues and outsiders look to profit from his story.Stream Full Movie
Hoping to escape the complications of 15th-century Paris, young lawyer Richard Courtois (Colin Firth) takes a job as a public defender in a rural area. There he finds himself defending a pig accused of murdering a Jewish boy. Squaring off against a determined prosecutor (Donald Pleasence) and Catholic priest (Ian Holm), Richard defends the animal, which is owned by a beautiful gypsy woman, Samira (Amina Annabi). The medieval justice system and local superstitions mingle as the case plays out.Stream Full Movie
In this made-for-TV movie, attorney Harmon Cobb (Walter Matthau) comes to the aid of his old friend Judge Bell (Harry Morgan) in a small Illinois town. It seems the judge is accused of killing the biological father of his grandson. As the crime is laid out in the courtroom, it pulls back the curtain on disturbing family secrets involving Bell's daughter, Lily (Stephanie Zimbalist). But as the jigsaw puzzle of painful facts is assembled, it might just get the judge off the hook.Stream Full Movie