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Anatomy of a MurderOtto Preminger’s engrossing legal thriller Anatomy of a Murder lands on this list for the respect it commands equally from critics and attorneys. Many (OK, most) consider it the greatest, most accurate courtroom depiction put on film, with an acute ear for criminal proceedings and for the authentic, common people whose lives often hang in the balance of a trial. It boldly goes after taboo subjects of rape and murder, treating them with a refreshing, black-and-white clarity. When it comes to the legal tensions of the courtroom-drama genre, few –if any – are more riveting than Preminger’s Oscar-nominated masterpiece.
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