Best Drama Movies of This Year (So Far)


An Intervention

9.8/10 IMDB

Chelsea Bledsoe and her husband Graig throw a surprise intervention for her old high school boyfriend, Henry, with a mismatched group of acquaintances from back in the day to fill out the guest list.

Starring: Kaitlin Eden, Phil Platakis, Bryan Schmiderer, Jeremy M. Eden, Michael Klappauf, Kara Brinkman, Katie Binkley, Dan Eden, Kevin Kirchman, Ryan O'Hara ..
Directed by: Dan Eden
Release date: 2021-01-01

The Dry

7.7/10 IMDB

Aaron Falk returns to his drought-stricken hometown to attend a tragic funeral. But his return opens a decades-old wound - the unsolved death of a teenage girl.

Starring: Eric Bana, Genevieve O'Reilly, Keir O'Donnell, John Polson, Matt Nable, Eddie Baroo, Martin Dingle Wall, BeBe Bettencourt, Joe Klocek, Sam Corlett ..
Directed by: Robert Connolly
Release date: 2021-01-01

Problems Higher Up

9.6/10 IMDB

What could go wrong in a small Christian church? From failing sermons, to disagreements in the office, join this church staff as they go through the daily struggles of working in ministry.

Starring: Nigel Butler, Matthew Easley, John Butler, Joseph Vassallo, Michael Skifstad, Isaac Scott, Joe Monroe ..
Directed by: Nigel Butler
Release date: 2021-01-01

The White Tiger

7.1/10 IMDB

An ambitious Indian driver uses his wit and cunning to escape from poverty and rise to the top. An epic journey based on the New York Times bestseller.

Starring: Priyanka Chopra, Rajkummar Rao, Adarsh Gourav, Nalneesh Neel, Aaron Wan, Vedant Sinha, Abhishek Khandekar, Solanki Diwakar, Ram Naresh Diwakar, Mahesh Pillai ..
Directed by: Ramin Bahrani
Release date: 2021-01-13

Our Friend

7.0/10 IMDB

After learning that his terminally ill wife has six months to live, a man welcomes the support of his best friend who moves into their home to help out.

Starring: Casey Affleck, Dakota Johnson, Jason Segel, Gwendoline Christie, Cherry Jones, Ahna O'Reilly, Jake Owen, Denée Benton, Marielle Scott, Isabella Kai ..
Directed by: Gabriela Cowperthwaite
Release date: 2021-01-22

The Dig

6.7/10 IMDB

As WWII looms, a wealthy widow hires an amateur archaeologist to excavate the burial mounds on her estate. When they make a historic discovery, the echoes of Britain's past resonate in the face of its uncertain future?.

Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Carey Mulligan, Lily James, Johnny Flynn, Ken Stott, Monica Dolan, Ben Chaplin, Arsher Ali, Chris Wilson, Eileen Davies ..
Directed by: Simon Stone
Release date: 2021-01-14
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Ships in the Night A Marthas Vineyard Mystery

7.1/10 IMDB

When an art gallery robbery leads to the death of the contemptible gallery manager, former Boston detective Jeff Jackson teams up with local doctor - and old flame - Dr. Zee Madeiras, to catch the killer.

Starring: Jesse Metcalfe, Sarah Lind, Eric Keenleyside, Chelsea Hobbs, Bradley Stryker ..
Directed by: Mark Jean
Release date: 2021-01-17


5.0/10 IMDB

Zu, a free spirit estranged from her family, who suddenly finds herself the sole guardian of her half-sister, Music a teenager on the autism spectrum whose whole world order had been beautifully crafted by her late grandmother. The film soon challenges whether it is Zu or Music who has a better view of the world, and that love, trust, and being able to be there for each other is everything.

Starring: Kate Hudson, Tig Notaro, Héctor Elizondo, Maddie Ziegler, Leslie Odom Jr., Brandon Soo Hoo, Angelina Capozzoli, Christina Veronica, Alexandria Lee, Chris Silcox ..
Directed by: Sia
Release date: 2021-01-14

Castle in the Ground

5.2/10 IMDB

After the untimely death of his mother, a grieving teen befriends his charismatic but troubled neighbor, only to become ensnared in a world of addiction and violence as the opioid epidemic takes hold of his small town.

Starring: Keir Gilchrist, Alex Wolff, Imogen Poots, Neve Campbell, Tom Cullen, Kiowa Gordon, Star Slade, Marie-Josee Dionne ..
Directed by: Joey Klein
Release date: 2021-01-04

The Ultimate Playlist of Noise

6.5/10 IMDB

After learning he must undergo brain surgery that will render him deaf, Marcus, an audio-obsessed high school senior, decides to seize control of his fate by recording the Ultimate Playlist of Noise — a bucket list of all his favorite sounds.

Starring: Madeline Brewer, Oliver Cooper, Keean Johnson, Ariela Barer, Ian Gomez, Emily Skeggs, Carol Mansell, Carrie Louise Putrello, Kevin Tanski, Gordon Winarick ..
Directed by: Bennett Lasseter
Release date: 2021-01-15

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