Best Courtroom Scenes in Movie History
You know how some movies have those magic scenes that no one can forget about? Most of those scenes come from films that present trial cases, and the most intense of emotions are found during the courtroom scenes. Great actors have been born from courtroom scenes, great movies have been loved or hated based on those scenes. We all love a memorable trial scene, that’s why we put together a list with some of the best courtroom scenes in movie history.
Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
The perfect cast, the bold script and an impressive running time made Anatomy of a Murder one of the most memorable courtroom movies, people are still watching it and talking about it even after all these years. People will always remember Ben Gazzara’s masterful performance, which is why this movie could not have missed a list of such kind.
Courtroom scenes in movies are a dime a dozen but only a few of them manage to enchant us and to make their way into all the tops of the genre. Old or new, modern or classic, with daring subjects or just plain old divorce cases, the movies that feature great courtroom scenes have a bigger chance to conquer the public. Dramatics, Your Honor!