Best Drama 2017 Movies

The Upside The Upside
The Upside
IMDb: 7.0
123 min

Phillip is a wealthy quadriplegic who needs a caretaker to help him with his day-to-day routine in his New York penthouse. He decides to hire Dell, a struggling parolee who’s trying to reconnect with his ex and his young son. Despite coming from two different worlds, an unlikely friendship starts to blossom.

Thoroughbreds Thoroughbreds
IMDb: 6.7
92 min

Two teenage girls in suburban Connecticut rekindle their unlikely friendship after years of growing apart. In the process, they learn that neither is what she seems to be, and that a murder might solve both of their problems.

The Post The Post
The Post
IMDb: 7.2

A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country’s first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join an unprecedented battle between journalist and government. Inspired by true…

Downsizing Downsizing
IMDb: 5.7
135 min

A kindly occupational therapist undergoes a new procedure to be shrunken to four inches tall so that he and his wife can help save the planet and afford a nice lifestyle at the same time.

Molly’s Game Molly’s Game
Molly’s Game
IMDb: 7.4

Molly Bloom, a young skier and former Olympic hopeful becomes a successful entrepreneur (and a target of an FBI investigation) when she establishes a high-stakes, international poker game.

The Greatest Showman The Greatest Showman
The Greatest Showman
IMDb: 7.5

The story of American showman P.T. Barnum, founder of the circus that became the famous traveling Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.

I, Tonya I, Tonya
I, Tonya
IMDb: 7.5
121 min

Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U. S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.

Darkest Hour Darkest Hour
Darkest Hour
IMDb: 7.4

A thrilling and inspiring true story begins on the eve of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill must face one of…

Wonder Wonder
IMDb: 7.9

The story of August Pullman – a boy with facial differences – who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
IMDb: 8.1
115 min

After seven months have passed without a culprit in her daughter’s murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at Bill Willoughby, the town’s revered chief of police. When his second-in-command Officer Jason Dixon, an immature mother’s boy with a penchant for violence, gets involved, the battle between Mildred and Ebbing’s law enforcement is only exacerbated.

The Death of Stalin The Death of Stalin
The Death of Stalin
IMDb: 7.2
107 min

When tyrannical dictator Josef Stalin dies in 1953, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to become the next Soviet leader. Among the contenders are the dweebish Georgy Malenkov, the wily Nikita Khrushchev and Lavrenti Beria, the sadistic secret police chief.

Breathe Breathe
IMDb: 7.1

Based on the true story of Robin, a handsome, brilliant and adventurous man whose life takes a dramatic turn when polio leaves him paralyzed.

The Florida Project The Florida Project
The Florida Project
IMDb: 7.6

The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults…

Lady Bird Lady Bird
Lady Bird
IMDb: 7.4

A California high school student plans to escape from her family and small town by going to college in New York.

Battle Of The Sexes Battle Of The Sexes
Battle Of The Sexes
IMDb: 6.7
121 min

The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.

Call Me By Your Name Call Me By Your Name
Call Me By Your Name
IMDb: 7.8

Elio Perlman is spending the summer with his family at their vacation home in Lombardy, Italy. When his father hires a handsome doctoral student, the curious 17-year-old finds himself developing…

The Square The Square
The Square
IMDb: 7.2
151 min

A prestigious Stockholm museum’s chief art curator finds himself in times of both professional and personal crisis as he attempts to set up a controversial new exhibit.

Ingrid Goes West Ingrid Goes West
Ingrid Goes West
IMDb: 6.6
97 min

Ingrid becomes obsessed with a social network star named Taylor Sloane who seemingly has a perfect life. But when Ingrid decides to drop everything and move west to be Taylor’s friend, her behaviour turns unsettling and dangerous.

Wind River Wind River
Wind River
IMDb: 7.7

An FBI agent teams with the town’s veteran game tracker to investigate a murder that occurred on a Native American reservation.

Detroit Detroit
IMDb: 7.3

A police raid in Detroit in 1967 results in one of the largest citizens’ uprisings in the history of the United States.

Girls Trip Girls Trip
Girls Trip
IMDb: 6.2
122 min

Four girlfriends take a trip to New Orleans for an annual festival and, along the way, rediscover their wild sides and strengthen the bonds of sisterhood.

Dunkirk Dunkirk
IMDb: 7.8

The story of the miraculous evacuation of Allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain, Canada and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German army from the beaches and harbour…

War for the Planet of the Apes War for the Planet of the Apes
War for the Planet of the Apes
IMDb: 7.4

Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his…

The Big Sick The Big Sick
The Big Sick
IMDb: 7.5
120 min

Pakistan-born comedian Kumail Nanjiani and grad student Emily Gardner fall in love but struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail finds himself forced to face her feisty parents, his family’s expectations, and his true feelings.

Loving Vincent Loving Vincent
Loving Vincent
IMDb: 7.8
95 min

The film brings the paintings of Vincent van Gogh to life to tell his remarkable story. Every one of the 65,000 frames of the film is an oil-painting hand-painted by 125 professional oil-painters who travelled from all across the world to the Loving Vincent studios in Poland and Greece to be a part of the production. As remarkable as Vincent’s brilliant paintings are his passionate and ill-fated life and mysterious death.

The Book of Henry The Book of Henry
The Book of Henry
IMDb: 6.6

Naomi Watts stars as Susan, a single mother of two, working as a waitress in a small town. Her son, Henry, is an 11-year-old genius who not only manages the…

The Meyerowitz Stories The Meyerowitz Stories
The Meyerowitz Stories
IMDb: 6.9
112 min

An estranged family gathers together in New York for an event celebrating the artistic work of their father.

Gifted Gifted
IMDb: 7.6

Frank, a single man raising his child prodigy niece Mary, is drawn into a custody battle with his mother.

The Zookeeper’s Wife The Zookeeper’s Wife
The Zookeeper’s Wife
IMDb: 7

The account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the Nazi invasion.

Ghost in the Shell Ghost in the Shell
Ghost in the Shell
IMDb: 6.3
107 min

In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: a human saved from a terrible crash, then cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world’s most dangerous criminals.

Before I Fall Before I Fall
Before I Fall
IMDb: 6.4

Samantha Kingston has everything. Then, everything changes. After one fateful night, she wakes up with no future at all. Trapped into reliving the same day over and over, she begins…

Logan Logan
IMDb: 8.1

In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan’s attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.

The Space Between Us The Space Between Us
The Space Between Us
IMDb: 6.4
121 min

A young man raised by scientists on Mars returns to Earth to find his father.

Your Name. Your Name.
Your Name.
IMDb: 8.4

High schoolers Mitsuha and Taki are complete strangers living separate lives. But one night, they suddenly switch places. Mitsuha wakes up in Taki’s body, and he in hers. This bizarre…