Best Drama Movies of 2020

1.

Soul

6.9
8.1/10 IMDB

Joe Gardner is a middle school teacher with a love for jazz music. After a successful audition at the Half Note Club, he suddenly gets into an accident that separates his soul from his body and is transported to the You Seminar, a center in which souls develop and gain passions before being transported to a newborn child. Joe must enlist help from the other souls-in-training, like 22, a soul who has spent eons in the You Seminar, in order to get back to Earth.

Starring: Jamie Foxx, Tina Fey, Ahmir-Khalib Thompson, Phylicia Rash?d, Daveed Diggs, John Ratzenberger, Richard Ayoade, Graham Norton, Rachel House, Alice Braga ..
Directed by: Pete Docter, Kemp Powers
Release date: 2020-12-25
2.

Sound of Metal

6.4
7.8/10 IMDB

Metal drummer Ruben begins to lose his hearing. When a doctor tells him his condition will worsen, he thinks his career and life is over. His girlfriend Lou checks the former addict into a rehab for the deaf hoping it will prevent a relapse and help him adapt to his new life. After being welcomed and accepted just as he is, Ruben must choose between his new normal and the life he once knew.

Starring: Riz Ahmed, Olivia Cooke, Mathieu Amalric, Lauren Ridloff, Paul Raci, Tom Kemp, Hillary Baack, Chris Perfetti, Chelsea Lee, Shaheem Sanchez ..
Directed by: Darius Marder
Release date: 2020-11-20
3.

The Trial of the Chicago 7

6.4
7.8/10 IMDB

What was supposed to be a peaceful protest turned into a violent clash with the police. What followed was one of the most notorious trials in history.

Starring: Sacha Baron Cohen, Eddie Redmayne, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Alex Sharp, Frank Langella, Mark Rylance, Jeremy Strong, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Noah Robbins, Max Adler ..
Directed by: Aaron Sorkin
Release date: 2020-09-25
4.

Onward

6.4
7.4/10 IMDB

In a suburban fantasy world, two teenage elf brothers embark on an extraordinary quest to discover if there is still a little magic left out there.

Starring: Chris Pratt, Tom Holland, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Octavia Spencer, Mel Rodriguez, Ali Wong, Lena Waithe, John Ratzenberger, Tracey Ullman, Kyle Bornheimer ..
Directed by: Dan Scanlon, Chris Stuckmann
Release date: 2020-02-29
5.

Promising Young Woman

6.2
7.5/10 IMDB

A young woman, traumatized by a tragic event in her past, seeks out vengeance against those who crossed her path.

Starring: Carey Mulligan, Bo Burnham, Alison Brie, Adam Brody, Connie Britton, Jennifer Coolidge, Laverne Cox, Max Greenfield, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Sam Richardson ..
Directed by: Emerald Fennell
Release date: 2020-12-13
6.

The Social Dilemma

6.1
7.6/10 IMDB

This documentary-drama hybrid explores the dangerous human impact of social networking, with tech experts sounding the alarm on their own creations.

Starring: Skyler Gisondo, Kara Hayward, Vincent Kartheiser, Tristan Harris, Sophia Hammons, Catalina Garayoa, Barbara Gehring, Chris Grundy, Vic Alejandro, Laura Obiols ..
Directed by: Jeff Orlowski
Release date: 2020-09-09
7.

Wolfwalkers

6.0
8.0/10 IMDB

In a time of superstition and magic, when wolves are seen as demonic and nature an evil to be tamed, a young apprentice hunter comes to Ireland with her father to wipe out the last pack. But when she saves a wild native girl, their friendship leads her to discover the world of the Wolfwalkers and transform her into the very thing her father is tasked to destroy.

Starring: Honor Kneafsey, Sean Bean, Simon McBurney, Eva Whittaker, Tommy Tiernan, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Jon Kenny, John Morton, Oliver McGrath, Niamh Moyles ..
Directed by: Tomm Moore, Ross Stewart
Release date: 2020-10-26
8.

Hamilton

6.0
8.4/10 IMDB

Presenting the tale of American founding father Alexander Hamilton, this filmed version of the original Broadway smash hit is the story of America then, told by America now.

Starring: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Phillipa Soo, Leslie Odom Jr., Renée Elise Goldsberry, Christopher Jackson, Daveed Diggs, Okieriete Onaodowan, Anthony Ramos, Jasmine Cephas Jones, Jonathan Groff ..
Directed by: Thomas Kail
Release date: 2020-07-03
9.

The Call of the Wild

6.0
6.8/10 IMDB

Buck is a big-hearted dog whose blissful domestic life is turned upside down when he is suddenly uprooted from his California home and transplanted to the exotic wilds of the Yukon during the Gold Rush of the 1890s. As the newest rookie on a mail delivery dog sled team—and later its leader—Buck experiences the adventure of a lifetime, ultimately finding his true place in the world and becoming his own master.

Starring: Harrison Ford, Dan Stevens, Colin Woodell, Karen Gillan, Omar Sy, Raven Scott, Wes Brown, Cara Gee, Jean Louisa Kelly, Terry Notary ..
Directed by: Chris Sanders
Release date: 2020-02-19
10.

Greyhound

5.9
7.0/10 IMDB

A first-time captain leads a convoy of allied ships carrying thousands of soldiers across the treacherous waters of the “Black Pit” to the front lines of WW2. With no air cover protection for 5 days, the captain and his convoy must battle the surrounding enemy Nazi U-boats in order to give the allies a chance to win the war.

Starring: Tom Hanks, Elisabeth Shue, Stephen Graham, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Lee Norris, Karl Glusman, Tom Brittney, Alex Kramer, Rob Morgan, Devin Druid ..
Directed by: Aaron Schneider
Release date: 2020-07-10

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