Top 20 Must-See Movies for Law Students

According to this month’s Jurist magazine, although films are not always an accurate depiction of real life, they are often used as teaching tools to engage law students.

Here are the Top 20:

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 All of these movies are available on DVD and many of the legal scenes are posted on YouTube.

For example – Evidence & Cross Examination in  “My Cousn Vinny”

The Best Practices Blog posted on this topic, as well.  Click HERE to read professors’ comments about using films in the law school classroom to ENGAGE students.

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2 Responses to Top 20 Must-See Movies for Law Students

  1. […] Copyright Ruling & Movies in Law School In a previous post, I  listed  the ”20 Must See Movies for Law Students” (taken from the National […]

  2. Sonia buck says:

    This relates to my boat movie therapy for law students. Book discusses about 35 movies and analyzes the black letter law and legal issues raised in the films

    http://www.barnesandnoble.com/mobile/w/movie-therapy-for-law-students-esq-sonia-j-buck/1016984182

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