Best Drama Movies of This Year (So Far)

1.

Joker

8.4
8.9/10 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
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2.

Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood

7.0
8.0/10 IMDB

A faded television actor and his stunt double strive to achieve fame and success in the film industry during the final years of Hollywood's Golden Age in 1969 Los Angeles.

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
3.

The Lion King

6.8
7.0/10 IMDB

Simba idolises 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
4.

El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie

6.2
7.6/10 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
5.

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
6.

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
7.

Glass

5.6
6.7/10 IMDB

In a series of escalating encounters, former security guard David Dunn uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb, a disturbed man who has twenty-four personalities. Meanwhile, the shadowy presence of Elijah Price emerges as an orchestrator who holds secrets critical to both men.

Starring: Bruce Willis, James McAvoy, Samuel L. Jackson, Anya Taylor-Joy, Sarah Paulson, Spencer Treat Clark, Charlayne Woodard, Luke Kirby, Marisa Brown, Ursula Triplett ..
Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan
Release date: 2019-01-16
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8.

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

5.6
7.6/10 IMDB

Against all the odds, a thirteen year old boy in Malawi invents an unconventional way to save his family and village from famine.

Starring: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Maxwell Simba, Joseph Marcell, Aïssa Maïga, Noma Dumezweni, Lemogang Tsipa, Kelvin Maxwell Ngoma, Lily Banda, Beatus Ble Msamange, Philbert Falakeza ..
Directed by: Chiwetel Ejiofor
Release date: 2019-03-01
9.

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

5.5
6.6/10 IMDB

A chronicle of the crimes of Ted Bundy, from the perspective of his longtime girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer, who refused to believe the truth about him for years.

Starring: Lily Collins, Zac Efron, John Malkovich, Kaya Scodelario, Jeffrey Donovan, Angela Sarafyan, Grace Victoria Cox, Kevin McClatchy, Rajiim A. Gross, Bret Aaron Knower ..
Directed by: Joe Berlinger
Release date: 2019-05-02
10.

Downton Abbey

5.5
7.8/10 IMDB

The beloved Crawleys and their intrepid staff prepare for the most important moment of their lives. A royal visit from the King and Queen of England will unleash scandal, romance and intrigue that will leave the future of Downton hanging in the balance.

Starring: Hugh Bonneville, Maggie Smith, Michelle Dockery, Jim Carter, Laura Carmichael, Elizabeth McGovern, Phyllis Logan, Penelope Wilton, Brendan Coyle, Joanne Froggatt ..
Directed by: Michael Engler
Release date: 2019-09-12

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