Movie Guide for Legal Studies / Edition 2

Movie Guide for Legal Studies / Edition 2

by Kent Kauffman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0135063752

ISBN-13: 9780135063750

Pub. Date: 01/19/2010

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Capturing the suspense and excitement of the film industry, The Legal Movie Guide provides an easy way for professors to incorporate key scenes and films of a legal, judicial, or public policy nature into their course. Briefing 40 legal movies, entries include a synopsis of each film, its key facts, actors, length and overall rating. Going beyond just

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Capturing the suspense and excitement of the film industry, The Legal Movie Guide provides an easy way for professors to incorporate key scenes and films of a legal, judicial, or public policy nature into their course. Briefing 40 legal movies, entries include a synopsis of each film, its key facts, actors, length and overall rating. Going beyond just descriptions, it identifies key legal themes within each movie and correlates films to specific legal courses. Scenes are broken down into five to fifteen minute pieces and discussion suggestions provide tangible assignments students can complete after viewing each scene. Some films covered in thie guide include:

  • 12 Angry Men
  • The Accused
  • Anatomy of a Murder
  • And Justice for All
  • Animal Farm
  • Body Heat
  • Changing Lanes
  • A Civil Action
  • Class Action
  • The Client
  • Criminal Law
  • Disclosure
  • Erin Brockovich

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780135063750
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
01/19/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.20(d)

Table of Contents

12 Angry Men

The Accused

Anatomy of a Murder

And Justice for All

Animal Farm

Body Heat

Changing Lanes

A Civil Action

Class Action

The Client

Criminal Law

Disclosure

Erin Brockovich

A Few Good Men

The Firm

Fracture

Intolerable Cruelty

Jagged Edge

Legal Eagles

Liar Liar

The Life of David Gale

Michael Clayton

Minority Report

My Cousin Vinny

Nuts

The Paper Chase

Philadelphia

Presumed Innocent

Primal Fear

The Rainmaker

Runaway Jury

The Star Chamber

Suspect

A Time to Kill

Thank You for Smoking

To Kill a Mockingbird

The Verdict

Wall Street

The War of the Roses

The Winslow Boy

Young Mr. Lincoln

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