Category Archives: Drama

The Sense of an Ending

Release 2017

Genre Drama

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Director: Ritesh Batra
Writers: Julian Barnes, Nick Payne
Stars: Jim Broadbent, Charlotte Rampling, Harriet Walter, Michelle Dockery, Matthew Goode
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4827986/

A man becomes haunted by his past and is presented with a mysterious legacy that causes him to re-think his current situation in life.

The Wizard of Lies

Release 2017

Genre Drama

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Director: Barry Levinson
Writers: Diana Henriques, Samuel Baum, Sam Levinson, John Burnham Schwartz
Stars: Michelle Pfeiffer, Robert De Niro, Hank Azaria, Kristen Connolly, Alessandro Nivola
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1933667/

A chronicle of Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme, which defrauded his clients of billions of dollars.

Buster's Mal Heart

Release 2016

Genre Drama, Mystery, Thriller

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Director: Sarah Adina Smith
Stars: Rami Malek, DJ Qualls, Kate Lyn Sheil, Sukha Belle Potter, Toby Huss
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5173032/

A family man's chance encounter with a conspiracy-obsessed drifter leaves him on the run from the police and an impending event known as The Inversion.

Kill Switch

Release 2017

Genre Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

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Director: Tim Smit
Writers: Charlie Kindinger, Omid Nooshin
Stars: Dan Stevens, Bérénice Marlohe, Charity Wakefield, Tygo Gernandt, Chloe-May Cuthill
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5464234/

A pilot battles to save his family and the planet after an experiment for unlimited energy goes wrong.

T2 Trainspotting

Release 2017

Genre Drama

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Director: Danny Boyle
Writers: John Hodge, Irvine Welsh
Stars: Ewan McGregor, Logan Gillies, Ben Skelton, Aiden Haggarty, Daniel Smith
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2763304/

After 20 years abroad, Mark Renton returns to Scotland and reunites with his old friends Sick Boy, Spud, and Begbie.

American Wrestler: The Wizard

Release 2016

Genre Drama, Sport

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Director: Alex Ranarivelo
Writers: Brian Rudnick
Stars: William Fichtner, Jon Voight, Lia Marie Johnson, Kevin G. Schmidt, Gabriel Basso
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4303202/

In 1980, a teenage boy escapes the unrest in Iran only to face more hostility in America, due to the hostage crisis. Determined to fit in, he joins the school's floundering wrestling team.

Table 19

Release 2017

Genre Comedy, Drama

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Director: Jeffrey Blitz
Writers: Jay Duplass, Mark Duplass
Stars: Anna Kendrick, Rya Meyers, Charles Green, Lisa Kudrow, Craig Robinson
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1412528/

Eloise, having been relieved of maid of honor duties after being unceremoniously dumped by the best man via text, decides to attend the wedding anyway, only to find herself seated with five fellow unwanted guests at the dreaded Table 19.

The Shack

Release 2017

Genre Drama, Fantasy

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Director: Stuart Hazeldine
Writers: John Fusco, Andrew Lanham, Destin Daniel Cretton, William P. Young, Wayne Jacobsen, Brad Cummings
Stars: Sam Worthington, Octavia Spencer, Tim McGraw, Radha Mitchell, Megan Charpentier
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2872518/

A grieving man receives a mysterious, personal invitation to meet with God at a place called "The Shack."

The Last Word

Release 2017

Genre Comedy, Drama

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Director: Mark Pellington
Writers: Stuart Ross Fink
Stars: Shirley MacLaine, Amanda Seyfried, AnnJewel Lee Dixon, Thomas Sadoski, Philip Baker Hall
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5023260/

Harriet is a retired businesswoman who tries to control everything around her. When she decides to write her own obituary, a young journalist takes up the task of finding out the truth resulting in a life-altering friendship.

Before I Fall

Release 2017

Genre Drama, Mystery

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Director: Ry Russo-Young
Writers: Maria Maggenti, Lauren Oliver
Stars: Zoey Deutch, Halston Sage, Logan Miller, Kian Lawley, Elena Kampouris
IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1691916/

February 12 is just another day in Sam's charmed life, until it turns out to be her last. Stuck reliving her last day over one inexplicable week, Sam untangles the mystery around her death and discovers everything she's losing.

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