top 20 must-see movies for law students

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Re: top 20 must-see movies for law students

Postby Stringer Bell » Tue Jun 07, 2011 3:03 pm

Why are those people commenting on youtube more concerned with Elle pulling a 179 than with the fact that she submitted her personal statement in video format?

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Re: top 20 must-see movies for law students

Postby NYC Law » Tue Jun 07, 2011 3:05 pm

I get nauseas just at the site of an Elle avatar.

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Re: top 20 must-see movies for law students

Postby 09042014 » Tue Jun 07, 2011 3:08 pm

Stringer Bell wrote:Why are those people commenting on youtube more concerned with Elle pulling a 179 than with the fact that she submitted her personal statement in video format?


4.0/179 gets into HLS even with a video PS.

See seemed a little stupid for a 179.

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Re: top 20 must-see movies for law students

Postby 09042014 » Tue Jun 07, 2011 3:08 pm

NYC Law wrote:I get nauseas just at the site of an Elle avatar.


Auto-outs them as a retard.

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Re: top 20 must-see movies for law students

Postby almightypush » Tue Jun 07, 2011 3:25 pm

Desert Fox wrote:
bp shinners wrote:
dr123 wrote:Fuck anyone who says Legally Blonde, that movie is pure shit.


It may be shit, but most of my friend's from law school agree that it's much closer to the modern HLS experience than 1L or The Paper Chase.

Also, my evidence prof. used My Cousin Vinnie for teaching points. It is also a great movie.


Doesn't she end up being Co-chair of a trial during 1L. Yes, super realistic.


i can live with Legally Blonde being a misrepresentation of reality - so long as The Devil's Advocate was based on a true story. i gots to have my models & bottles of the damned, yo.

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Re: top 20 must-see movies for law students

Postby incompetentia » Tue Jun 07, 2011 3:35 pm

Desert Fox wrote:
Stringer Bell wrote:Why are those people commenting on youtube more concerned with Elle pulling a 179 than with the fact that she submitted her personal statement in video format?


4.0/179 gets into HLS even with a video PS.

See seemed a little stupid for a 179.

179+ doesn't disqualify you from the potential idiot pool, trust me.

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Re: top 20 must-see movies for law students

Postby Kilpatrick » Tue Jun 07, 2011 3:36 pm

The funny thing about Legally Blonde is when I first watched it I thought Selma Blair and the professor were bitches in that first classroom scene. But now I realize you would have to be a total moron not to do the reading on the first day (and it was a really easy question IIRC, about subject matter jurisdiction or something) and I would've voted to kick Reese Witherspoon out too.

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Re: top 20 must-see movies for law students

Postby 09042014 » Tue Jun 07, 2011 4:05 pm

Kilpatrick wrote:The funny thing about Legally Blonde is when I first watched it I thought Selma Blair and the professor were bitches in that first classroom scene. But now I realize you would have to be a total moron not to do the reading on the first day (and it was a really easy question IIRC, about subject matter jurisdiction or something) and I would've voted to kick Reese Witherspoon out too.


My proudest moment of law school is not knowing what Mens Rea was in late March.

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Re: top 20 must-see movies for law students

Postby Rooney » Tue Jun 07, 2011 4:26 pm

How the hell did Rainmaker not make that list? Top 10 easy.




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