Best Drama Movies of This Year (So Far)

1.

Joker

8.2
8.7/10 IMDB

During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.

Starring: Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro, Brett Cullen, Zazie Beetz, Frances Conroy, Shea Whigham, Bill Camp, Glenn Fleshler, Douglas Hodge, Josh Pais ..
Directed by: Todd Phillips
Release date: 2019-10-02
2.

The Irishman

7.1
8.3/10 IMDB

Pennsylvania, 1956. Frank Sheeran, a war veteran of Irish origin who works as a truck driver, accidentally meets mobster Russell Bufalino. Once Frank becomes his trusted man, Bufalino sends him to Chicago with the task of helping Jimmy Hoffa, a powerful union leader related to organized crime, with whom Frank will maintain a close friendship for nearly twenty years.

Starring: Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Harvey Keitel, Joe Pesci, Bobby Cannavale, Ray Romano, Stephen Graham, Kathrine Narducci, J.C. MacKenzie, Craig Vincent ..
Directed by: Martin Scorsese
Release date: 2019-11-01
3.

Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

6.7
7.9/10 IMDB

Los Angeles, 1969. TV star Rick Dalton, a struggling actor specialized in westerns, and stuntman Cliff Booth, his best friend, try to survive to a constantly changing movie industry. Dalton is neighbor of the young and promising actress and model Sharon Tate, who has just married the prestigious Polish director Roman Polanski…

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie, Al Pacino, Timothy Olyphant, Tim Roth, Kurt Russell, Michael Madsen, Dakota Fanning, James Marsden ..
Directed by: Quentin Tarantino
Release date: 2019-07-25
4.

The Lion King

6.6
7.0/10 IMDB

Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub's arrival. Scar, Mufasa's brother—and former heir to the throne—has plans of his own. The battle for Pride Rock is ravaged with betrayal, tragedy and drama, ultimately resulting in Simba's exile. With help from a curious pair of newfound friends, Simba will have to figure out how to grow up and take back what is rightfully his.

Starring: Donald Glover, Beyoncé Knowles, James Earl Jones, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Alfre Woodard, John Oliver, John Kani, Seth Rogen, Billy Eichner, Eric André ..
Directed by: Jon Favreau
Release date: 2019-07-12
5.

Ford v Ferrari

6.4
8.3/10 IMDB

American car designer Carroll Shelby and the British-born driver Ken Miles work together to battle corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the dominating race cars of Enzo Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France in 1966.

Starring: Christian Bale, Matt Damon, Jon Bernthal, Tracy Letts, Caitriona Balfe, Noah Jupe, Scott Rapp, Josh Lucas, Ray McKinnon, Stefania Spampinato ..
Directed by: James Mangold
Release date: 2019-11-13
6.

Five Feet Apart

6.2
7.2/10 IMDB

Seventeen-year-old Stella spends most of her time in the hospital as a cystic fibrosis patient. Her life is full of routines, boundaries and self-control -- all of which get put to the test when she meets Will, an impossibly charming teen who has the same illness. There's an instant flirtation, though restrictions dictate that they must maintain a safe distance between them. As their connection intensifies, so does the temptation to throw the rules out the window and embrace that attraction.

Starring: Cole Sprouse, Haley Lu Richardson, Moisés Arias, Kimberly Hebert Gregory, Parminder Nagra, Emily Baldoni, Gary Weeks, Claire Forlani, Rebecca Chulew, Sue-Lynn Ansari ..
Directed by: Justin Baldoni
Release date: 2019-03-15
7.

El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie

6.1
7.4/10 IMDB

In the wake of his dramatic escape from captivity, Jesse Pinkman must come to terms with his past in order to forge some kind of future.

Starring: Aaron Paul, Charles Baker, Matt Jones, Jonathan Banks, Larry Hankin, Jesse Plemons, Scott MacArthur, Scott Shepherd, Tom Bower, Robert Forster ..
Directed by: Vince Gilligan
Release date: 2019-10-11
8.

Rocketman

6.1
7.4/10 IMDB

The story of Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin.

Starring: Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell, Richard Madden, Bryce Dallas Howard, Gemma Jones, Steven Mackintosh, Harriet Walter, Tom Bennett, Matthew Illesley, Kit Connor ..
Directed by: Dexter Fletcher
Release date: 2019-05-22
9.

It Chapter Two

6.0
6.8/10 IMDB

27 years after overcoming the malevolent supernatural entity Pennywise, the former members of the Losers' Club, who have grown up and moved away from Derry, are brought back together by a devastating phone call.

Starring: James McAvoy, Jessica Chastain, Jay Ryan, Bill Hader, Isaiah Mustafa, James Ransone, Andy Bean, Bill Skarsgård, Xavier Dolan, Teach Grant ..
Directed by: Andy Muschietti
Release date: 2019-09-04
10.

Knives Out

6.0
8.1/10 IMDB

When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan's untimely death.

Starring: Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Michael Shannon, Lakeith Stanfield, Ana de Armas, Don Johnson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Christopher Plummer, Toni Collette, Jaeden Martell ..
Directed by: Rian Johnson
Release date: 2019-11-27

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