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TESTIFYING SUMMARY and MOVIE SUGGESTIONS are: The Hard Word (2002) shows prompted testimory by lawyers supporting lies! The Lincoln Lawyer (2011) shows how to impeach a witness or cast doubt on their motives! Flash of Genius (2008) best shows that the lay person often exceeds the knowledge and skill of a lawyer in complex matters, and that often a judge or jury does not properly award damages, but those in the know often understand that damages should be much larger than the general public understands in complex technical matters. IN FACT, LAYPERSONS ALSO KNOW AS PRO PERS OFTEN WIN THEIR APPEALS, and at least one Pro Per has won more appeals than many lawyers. Most lawyers do not file complex cases. Most law practiced by most lawyers is simplistic. The Reader (2008), Legendary (2010), North Country (2005), I Am Sam (2001), Nuts (1987), Separate But Equal (1991), In the Name of the Father (1993), A Civil Action (1998), Judgment at Nuremberg (1961), Primal Fear (1996), The Hurricane (1999), The Accused (1988), Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde (2003), The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996), Shark (2006 TV series), Sergeant Rutledge (1960), Innocent Victims (1996 TV movie), Soredemo boku wa yattenai (2006), Perry Mason (TV series 1957-1966), Ironside (1967 TV series), Witness for the Prosecution (1957), Testimony (1988), Find Me Guilty (2006), The West Wing (1999 TV series) have some good moments about testifying in court. The movie Runaway Jury (2003) is an excellent example about the jury selection process and big business. Also of interest are: Find Me Guilty (2006) and Justice Denied (1989), My Sister's Keeper (2009), American Violet (2009), Fracture (2007), North Country (2005), Citizen Verdict (2005), Reversible Errors (2004), Chasing Freedom (2004), Class Action (1991), The Chamber (1996), Murder in the First (1995), Kavanagh Q.C.: Series 01 (1995), Heavens Fall (2005), High Crimes (2002), Snap Decision (2001), The Judge (2001), Dirty Pictures (2000), Two Small Voices (1997), The People Vs. Larry Flynt (1996), The Juror (1996), Primal Fear (1996), Legalese (1998), Rules of Engagement (2000), True Believer (1989), The Burning Bed (1985), Advise and Consent (1962), Sergeant Rutledge (1960) Primal Fear (1996), Kramer vs. Kramer (1979), The Insider (1999), The Legend of Bhagat Singh (2002), The Devil's Advocate (1997), Michael Clayton (2008); ...And Justice for All (1979); The Firm (1993), The Client (1994), The Rainmaker (1997), The Chamber (1996), The Gingerbread Man (1998), My Cousin Vinny (1992), Hart's War (2002), Rules of Engagement (2000), Narrow Margin (1990, Criminal Law (1988), Breaker Morant (1980), Philadelphia, Presumed Innocent, Music Box, Amistad, Time to Kill (1996), The Pelican Brief (1993), Rampage (1988), Kramer vs. Kramer, The Verdict, A Few Good Men, Cry in the Dark, To Kill a Mockingbird, 12 Angry Men, Witness for the Prosecution, Anatomy of a Murder, In Cold Blood, Judgment at Nuremberg are courtroom dramas! The movie Twelve Angry Men, Trial by Jury (1994), The Jury's Secret (1938), TV mini-series The Jury (2002), and Lex & Ordo: Tentatio per Jury (2005) TV series are also about a juries. The Notorious Bettie Page (2005) and The Contender (2002) have partly about testifying before congress. Citizen Cohen (1992) is about McCarthyism in congressional inqquiry about communism mostly in the entertainment field. I am Sam (2001) is about child custody and a child testifying. Testimony - The Story Of Shostakovich (2006) is about mistreatment of 31 million of them persons under Stalin! Star Chamber, Suspect, And Justice For All, The Guilty (2000), Judge Dredd are movies about judicial corruption in order of importance. Snakes on a Plane (2006) is about a person who is to testify against the mob, which suggests testifying in court can be risky! Liar Liar, My Cousin Vinny and The Legally Blonde franchise are comedies.