Best Drama Movies of 1992

1.

Scent of a Woman

6.4
8.0/10 IMDB

Charlie Simms is a student at a private preparatory school who comes from a poor family. To earn the money for his flight home to Gresham, Oregon for Christmas, Charlie takes a job over Thanksgiving looking after retired U.S. Army officer Lieutenant Colonel Frank Slade, a cantankerous middle-aged man who lives with his niece and her family.

Starring: Al Pacino, Chris O'Donnell, James Rebhorn, Gabrielle Anwar, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Bradley Whitford, Richard Venture, June Squibb, Frances Conroy, Rochelle Oliver ..
Directed by: Martin Brest
Release date: 1992-12-23
2.

A Few Good Men

6.3
7.7/10 IMDB

When cocky military lawyer Lt. Daniel Kaffee and his co-counsel, Lt. Cmdr. JoAnne Galloway, are assigned to a murder case, they uncover a hazing ritual that could implicate high-ranking officials such as shady Col. Nathan Jessep.

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson, Demi Moore, Kevin Bacon, Kevin Pollak, James Marshall, J.T. Walsh, Kiefer Sutherland, Christopher Guest, J.A. Preston ..
Directed by: Rob Reiner
Release date: 1992-12-11
3.

Malcolm X

6.2
7.7/10 IMDB

A tribute to the controversial black activist and leader of the struggle for black liberation. He hit bottom during his imprisonment in the '50s, he became a Black Muslim and then a leader in the Nation of Islam. His assassination in 1965 left a legacy of self-determination and racial pride.

Starring: Denzel Washington, Angela Bassett, Albert Hall, Al Freeman, Jr., Delroy Lindo, Spike Lee, Theresa Randle, Kate Vernon, Lonette McKee, Tommy Hollis ..
Directed by: Spike Lee
Release date: 1992-11-18
4.

The Last of the Mohicans

6.2
7.7/10 IMDB

In war-torn Colonial America, in the midst of a bloody battle between British, the French and Native American allies, Cora Munro, the aristocratic daughter of a British Colonel and her party are captured by a group of Huron warriors. Fortunately, a group of three Mohican trappers, including Hawkeye, a rugged frontiersman and the adopted son of the Mohicans comes to their rescue. A passionate romance soon blossoms between Cora and Hawkeye, but many forces test their love as they continue to journey through the Frontier.

Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe, Russell Means, Eric Schweig, Jodhi May, Steven Waddington, Wes Studi, Maurice Roëves, Patrice Chéreau, Edward Blatchford ..
Directed by: Michael Mann
Release date: 1992-08-26
5.

Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me

6.0
7.3/10 IMDB

In the questionable town of Deer Meadow, Washington, FBI Agent Desmond inexplicably disappears while hunting for the man who murdered a teen girl. The killer is never apprehended, and, after experiencing dark visions and supernatural encounters, Agent Dale Cooper chillingly predicts that the culprit will claim another life. Meanwhile, in the more cozy town of Twin Peaks, hedonistic beauty Laura Palmer hangs with lowlifes and seems destined for a grisly fate.

Starring: Sheryl Lee, Ray Wise, Mädchen Amick, Dana Ashbrook, James Marshall, Frances Bay, David Bowie, Pamela Gidley, Heather Graham, Chris Isaak ..
Directed by: David Lynch
Release date: 1992-06-03
6.

A League of Their Own

5.9
7.3/10 IMDB

As America's stock of athletic young men is depleted during World War II, a professional all-female baseball league springs up in the Midwest, funded by publicity-hungry candy maker Walter Harvey. Competitive sisters Dottie Hinson and Kit Keller spar with each other, scout Ernie Capadino and grumpy has-been coach Jimmy Dugan on their way to fame.

Starring: Tom Hanks, Geena Davis, Madonna, Lori Petty, Jon Lovitz, David Strathairn, Garry Marshall, Bill Pullman, Megan Cavanagh, Rosie O'Donnell ..
Directed by: Penny Marshall
Release date: 1992-07-01
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7.

The Godfather Trilogy: 1901-1980

5.7
9.3/10 IMDB

The multigenerational saga of the rise and fall of the Corleone crime family. Story is told in chronological order, and numerous scenes that were deleted from each film have been restored.

Starring: Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, James Caan, John Cazale, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton, Talia Shire ..
Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola
Release date: 1992-10-17
8.

Patriot Games

5.6
6.9/10 IMDB

When CIA Analyst Jack Ryan interferes with an IRA assassination, a renegade faction targets Jack and his family as revenge.

Starring: Harrison Ford, Anne Archer, Thora Birch, Sean Bean, Patrick Bergin, Polly Walker, James Fox, Samuel L. Jackson, James Earl Jones, Richard Harris ..
Directed by: Phillip Noyce
Release date: 1992-06-04
9.

Glengarry Glen Ross

5.5
7.7/10 IMDB

When an office full of Chicago real estate salesmen is given the news that all but the top two will be fired at the end of the week, the atmosphere begins to heat up. Shelley Levene, who has a sick daughter, does everything in his power to get better leads from his boss, John Williamson, but to no avail. When his coworker Dave Moss comes up with a plan to steal the leads, things get complicated for the tough-talking salesmen.

Starring: Al Pacino, Jack Lemmon, Alec Baldwin, Alan Arkin, Ed Harris, Kevin Spacey, Jonathan Pryce, Bruce Altman, Jude Ciccolella, Paul Butler ..
Directed by: James Foley
Release date: 1992-09-15
10.

The Muppet Christmas Carol

5.5
7.7/10 IMDB

A retelling of the classic Dickens tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, miser extraordinaire. He is held accountable for his dastardly ways during night-time visitations by the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and future.

Starring: Michael Caine, Don Austen, Meredith Braun, Don Austen, Ed Sanders, Dave Goelz, Simon Buckley, Craig Crane, John Eccleston, Steven Mackintosh ..
Directed by: Brian Henson
Release date: 1992-12-10

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