Tag: trial

Lea (2015) (TV) 5.3

Lea (2015) (TV)

Lea Garofalo is born into a crime family but decides to cooperate with the police to get away and give her daughter a better life. The story of Lea Garofalo's life.::OJT...

Sometimes in April (2005) (TV) 7.9

Sometimes in April (2005) (TV)

When the Hutu nationalists raised arms against their Tutsi countrymen in Rwanda in April 1994, the violent uprising marked the beginning of one of the darkest times in African history which resulted in the deaths of almo...

Pinochet’s Last Stand (2006) (TV) 6.1

Pinochet’s Last Stand (2006) (TV)

In 1998, former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet visits Britain for medical treatment. On being tipped off, Amnesty International seize the chance to bring to justice a man they insist is guilty of multiple human rights...

Autumn in the Vineyard (2016) (TV) 6.6

Autumn in the Vineyard (2016) (TV)

When Frankie Baldwin and Nate Deluca both have a claim to ownership of Sorrento Farm, they are forced to divide the vineyard right down the middle and work the fields alongside each other to bring in the harvest leading ...

Historia de un canalla (1964) 6.6
Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Smart Story (1991) (TV) 5.8

Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Smart Story (1991) (TV)

Pamela Smart knows exactly what she wants and is willing to do anything to get it. She is fed up with teaching, and her marriage offers little excitement. Looking for a way out she applies for a job at a local TV station...

My Enemy’s Enemy (2007) 7.4

My Enemy’s Enemy (2007)

A look at the history of one-time Gestapo commander Klaus Barbie, infamously known as "The Butcher of Lyon." This documentary's main focus will be on Barbie's post-war activities, in which he became a counter-intelligenc...

Where the Green Ants Dream (1984) 7.1

Where the Green Ants Dream (1984)

The geologist Lance Hackett is employed by an Australian mining company to map the subsoil of a desert area covered with ant hills prior to a possible uranium extraction. His work is impeded by some aborigines who explai...

None Shall Escape (1944) 7

None Shall Escape (1944)

The career of a Nazi officer shown as flashbacks from his trial as a war criminal.::Anonymous...

Sweet Nothing in My Ear (2008) (TV) 6.7

Sweet Nothing in My Ear (2008) (TV)

Hearing, devoted family father Dan Miller is delighted when a pioneering medical team's cochlear implant project offers his deaf son a chance to hear. Dan's deaf-mute wife Laura however leads an 'deaf pride' movement, wh...

In from the Night (2006) (TV) 6.4

In from the Night (2006) (TV)

After ten years without contact, Bobby Miller (16) shows up famished, exhausted and nightmare-ridden at would be-author Victoria 'Vicki' Miller's home. He ran away from his wicked, selfish mother Priscilla and spineless ...

Marriage a la Mode (1955) 6.4

Marriage a la Mode (1955)

Charles Hathaway (Sir Rex Harrison) wakes up in West Wales with no recollection of who he is or how he got there. With the help of a Cardiff specialist, he traces his life back to his gorgeous wife and their large London...

Justice Is Done (1950) 7

Justice Is Done (1950)

Known as "Justice Is Done" in 1953 when it was first shown in the USA, it opens with a short briefing in English on the French jury system and then reverts to French with English subtitles. The Marshal summons the jury a...

Evergreen (1934) 6.7

Evergreen (1934)

Harriet Green, a beloved and radiant music hall star of the Edwardian era, has a guilty secret: She has a baby daughter, born out of wedlock. Harriet leaves her public and flees to South Africa to raise her daughter quie...

Juvenile Court (1973) 8.3

Juvenile Court (1973)

An unobtrusive and naturalistic examination of the goings-on of a children's court, Memphis Juvenile Court 616. Here, minors of various ages are seen interacting with social workers, lawyers, probation officers, parents,...

Pussy Riot – A Punk Prayer (2013) 7

Pussy Riot – A Punk Prayer (2013)

Three young women face seven years in a Russian prison for a satirical performance in a Moscow cathedral. But who is really on trial in a case that has gripped the nation and the world beyond, three young artists or the ...

Against the Law (2017) (TV) 6.9

Against the Law (2017) (TV)

In 1952 journalist Peter Wildeblood, at a time when same-sex was a crime, picks up RAF corporal Eddie McNally, thus beginning a love affair, often conducted through letters. Peter introduces him to Edward, Lord Montagu a...

The Cheshire Murders (2013) (TV) 6.6

The Cheshire Murders (2013) (TV)

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 gripping film ex...

Wrong Turn (2021) 6

Wrong Turn (2021)

Friends hiking the Appalachian Trail are confronted by 'The Foundation', a community of people who have lived in the mountains for hundreds of years.::Rogerdemarco30...

The Crow: Salvation (2000) 4.9

The Crow: Salvation (2000)

The third entry in 'The Crow' series follows Alex Corvis, who was framed for the murder of his girlfriend and is executed. he is then brought back from the dead by a crow when the legend says 'Love is stronger than death...

Signed Sealed Delivered (2013) (TV) 7.7

Signed Sealed Delivered (2013) (TV)

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 case of a couple...

The Other Boleyn Girl (2008) 6.7

The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)

A sumptuous and sensual tale of intrigue, romance and betrayal set against the backdrop of a defining moment in European history: two beautiful sisters, Anne (Natalie Portman) and Mary Boleyn (Scarlett Johansson), driven...

Chopper (2000) 7.2

Chopper (2000)

Chopper tells the intense story of Mark "Chopper" Read, a legendary criminal who wrote his autobiography while serving a murder sentence in prison. His book, From the Inside, upon which the film is based, was a best-sell...

No One Would Tell (2018) (TV) 6.4

No One Would Tell (2018) (TV)

Apparently, the Lifetime movie is indeed based on a true story. It follows the real life account of a 16-year-old high school student named Jamie Fuller, who murdered his 14-year-old girlfriend, Amy Carnevale. Fuller was...

Breaker Morant (1980) 7.8

Breaker Morant (1980)

During the Boer War, three Australian lieutenants are on trial for shooting Boer prisoners. Though they acted under orders, they are being used as scapegoats by the General Staff, who hopes to distance themselves from th...

The Vanquished (1953) 6.6

The Vanquished (1953)

A trilogy of stories of well-off youths who commit murders. In the French episode, a group of high school students kill one of their colleagues for his money. In the Italian episode, a university student's involved in sm...

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)

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 and a nuance...

Stranger on the Third Floor (1940) 6.9

Stranger on the Third Floor (1940)

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 Michael, who (...

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

The 10th Judicial Court: Judicial Hearings (2004)

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 to highlight...

Dying to Be Loved (2016) (TV) 5.2

Dying to Be Loved (2016) (TV)

Jill Yates' daughter Emily takes up with bad boy Gary, whose violent behavior lands him and Emily in trouble. To avoid prison, Gary and Emily appear to commit a double suicide, but Jill sets out to prove Gary has gone on...

Easy Virtue (1927) 5.7

Easy Virtue (1927)

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 Larita's secr...

The Advocate (1993) 6.6

The Advocate (1993)

In medieval France, young lawyer Richard Courtois leaves Paris for the simpler life in the country. However, he is soon drawn into amorous and political intrigues. At the same time, he is pushed to defend a pig, owned by...

Hostile Advances: The Kerry Ellison Story (1996) (TV) 5.5

Hostile Advances: The Kerry Ellison Story (1996) (TV)

Kerry Ellison has a good job at an office and she is happy. All goes well, until Jack Gilcrest starts having an interest in her. He starts following her, writing her sexually tense notes. Kerry makes it clear multiple ti...

You Are My Sunshine (2005) 7

You Are My Sunshine (2005)

Seok-joong, a farmer in his mid thirties, is desperate to find a wife and settle down. After backing out of a scheme to set him up with a Filipino bride, he falls head over heels in love with local tabang delivery girl E...

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020) 7.7

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)

In Chicago 1968, the Democratic Pary Convention was met with protests from activists like the moderate Students for a Democratic Society led by Tom Hayden and the militant Yippies led by Abbie Hoffman and Jerry Rubin, wh...

The Girl with a Bracelet (2019) 6.5

The Girl with a Bracelet (2019)

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 parents (Chiara...

A Family Divided (1995) (TV) 5.9

A Family Divided (1995) (TV)

College swimmer Chad Billingsley is his middle class family's pride and joy. After a moody phase of scared denial, he owns up to father, attorney Roger, that Rosalie Frank, the provocatively dressed waitress who attended...

They Won’t Believe Me (1947) 7.2

They Won’t Believe Me (1947)

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 girlfriend Ver...

Close-Up (1990) 8.3

Close-Up (1990)

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 incident re-e...

The Verdict (1982) 7.7

The Verdict (1982)

Frank Galvin was once a promising Boston lawyer with a bright future ahead. An incident early in his career in which he was trying to do the right thing led to him being fired from the prestigious law firm with which he ...