TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Brittany Sims on Jul 31, 2015

While football is America’s game, movies are its favorite form of entertainment and movies about the law are as essential to Hollywood history as cowboy Westerns or romantic comedies, according to the August cover story in the ABA Journal. Four lawyers, painted as righteous defenders of the innocent, made the American Film Institute’s list of the top 100 heroes in film, with defense attorney Atticus Finch from To Kill a Mockingbird beating out the likes of Indiana Jones and James Bond. Read why the author thinks Hollywood loves films about lawyers.