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Re: Law School Movies and Books
« Reply #10 on: June 04, 2004, 01:53:37 AM »
"The Soul Man"...hilarious movie about this guy who's dad won't pay for his Harvard Law tuition so he decides to undergo some skin darkening treatment in order to appear black and obtain a minority scholarship to pay for his tuition.  I saw it just for laughs!  :D

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« Reply #11 on: June 04, 2004, 01:59:21 AM »
The Rainmaker is a good one


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« Reply #12 on: June 04, 2004, 02:02:51 AM »
Changing Lanes was fairly decent, though the ending was sappy for a movie that tense



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« Reply #13 on: June 04, 2004, 02:04:24 AM »
and hmmm hmmm, the movie that made me want to be a lawyer... The Devil's Advocate


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« Reply #14 on: June 04, 2004, 02:07:21 AM »
Liar Liar? not too much about law school or even the law for that matter, but...


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« Reply #15 on: June 04, 2004, 02:08:45 AM »
A Time to Kill

call me in a week when you're done watching all these...


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« Reply #16 on: June 04, 2004, 08:51:08 AM »
Changing Lanes was fairly decent, though the ending was sappy for a movie that tense


I started to watch this.  Yes it was tense, because you can't figure out how that lawyer could be so stupid.  I turned it off after 45 minutes.

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« Reply #17 on: June 04, 2004, 09:23:23 AM »
Changing Lanes was fairly decent, though the ending was sappy for a movie that tense


I started to watch this.  Yes it was tense, because you can't figure out how that lawyer could be so stupid.  I turned it off after 45 minutes.

That's easy, he was Ben Affleck.

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Re: Law School Movies and Books
« Reply #18 on: June 04, 2004, 10:00:44 AM »
No doubt, there's something about Ben Affleck that I don't like.  Matt Damon is way better.  I think its becauase he's more humble than Ben and takes better movies perhaps.  Anyway, Ginatio you hit on all the good ones.  I like to watch movies that show either law school or the lifestyle or practice of being a lawyer.


Paper Chase 
The Firm
The Devil's Advocate
Changing Lanes
Untolerable Cruelty
A Few Good Men
The Rainmaker
Rounders
A Civil Action
Erin Brockovich
Runaway Jury
The Insider  (great f-in movie!)
Class Action
A Time to Kill
The Client




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Re: Law School Movies and Books
« Reply #19 on: June 04, 2004, 10:28:20 AM »
The Pelican Brief... I loves Julia.
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